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Posted by
dobbino (Cape Town, South Africa) on 23 June 2009 in Plant & Nature.

Silly Tuesday submission. See the other posts here.

Just some poor guy being attacked by monster seaweed in Hemanus harbour. We were late for lunch so couldn't hang around to see if he made it out or not.

The truth is out there.

Canon EOS 40D 1/160 second F/8.0 ISO 200 85 mm

All images © Rob Minter, and licensed in terms of a Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.5 South Africa License

Nicholas from Shah Alam, Malaysia

Lol nicely spotted.

23 Jun 2009 5:13am

jamesy from christchurch, New Zealand

hehehe very well spotted

23 Jun 2009 7:01am

Veronique from Sarrouilles, France

haha well seen !!!! very good

23 Jun 2009 7:27am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

haha.. nice one!!

23 Jun 2009 7:39am

ManuelaR from Hainburg (Frankfurt/Main), Germany

Well seen... so funny... but at the same time a bit creepy :)

23 Jun 2009 7:56am

MrsAmber from West Wickham, United Kingdom

A brilliant ST shot for today! It looks a bit sinister too.Well spotted!

23 Jun 2009 9:05am

djedfre from schaumburg, United States

that's why i never swim alone!

23 Jun 2009 10:09am

Barbara from Florida, United States

The exact reason I never liked touching seaweed in the water. I think the seaweed beat you to lunch.
Eerily funny. Well spotted.

23 Jun 2009 11:23am

@Barbara: Thanks for all the visits and comments - much appreciated.

jeff (aka dogilicious) from Millerstown, PA, United States

That's funny and a great capture.

23 Jun 2009 11:57am

Luca Bobbiesi from Milano, Italy

Wonderful capt! Great find.

23 Jun 2009 12:20pm

k@ from Paris, France

Your caption made me laugh aloud :))

23 Jun 2009 12:29pm

Betty from New Jersey, United States

I agree with Barbara, eerily funny... but it did make me laugh! Excellet ST contribution!

23 Jun 2009 12:33pm

bluechameleon from Vancouver, Canada

Heehee! I had a good giggle! This is great :))

23 Jun 2009 12:48pm

Lorraine from Gatineau, Canada

LOL I saw, wondered, read your text and burst out laughing...it does look like an arm...great ST photo!

23 Jun 2009 1:30pm

vu@granby - Wolfgang from Granby, Québec, Canada

Maybe that was an alien? ;-)

23 Jun 2009 1:38pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

Perfect for ST!!

23 Jun 2009 2:50pm

Dulcie from Danville, United States

Wow. Marvelous shot. Great post for ST!

23 Jun 2009 4:43pm

Lylou & Roland from BESANCON, France

Really funny ! Well done !

23 Jun 2009 5:38pm

LauraS from Chico, United States

Silly Tuesday is making us all see strange things in usual places. Good one!

23 Jun 2009 6:02pm

Mike from North West, United Kingdom

Pesky seaweeds, but a funny shot Rob.

23 Jun 2009 7:12pm

Graham Russon from Cape Town, South Africa

LOL, well spotted and captured

23 Jun 2009 7:20pm

Giovanni from Milan, Italy

eheheh, well spotted!! very funny capure!

23 Jun 2009 7:48pm

Tammy-Cricket from United States

What a capture! At first I thought , "Oh, my goodness...this is creepy." Then I realized it was not really.

Great one.

24 Jun 2009 2:39am

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

That is very very funny.

24 Jun 2009 3:03am

Andrew Gould from Sydney, Australia

A strange image! Love the idea and the framing, too.

25 Jun 2009 12:30am

dj.tigersprout from New York City, United States

lol!! :) this is great -- perfect for silly tuesday!!

26 Jun 2009 2:57am

Canon EOS 40D
1/160 second
ISO 200
85 mm