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Nothing much around in the way of bugs and beasties, but there are always flies!

Brand:Olympus
Camera:Olympus FE-210
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:Just a fly
Username:CarolG CarolG
Uploaded:9 Feb 2011 - 5:45 AM
Tags:Bug, Close-up, Close-up / macro, Fly, Insect, Macro, Wildlife
Votes:76
Voters:saeidNL · goso · gabriel_flr · cassiecat · lesarnott · photophantom · Louise_Morris · moiral · GERRYGENTRY · Andysnapper · jennialexander · vasile_covaciu · fudgy · SUE118 · Alan_Baseley · KarenFB · barbarahirst · sparrowhawk · nickyv32 · brownsilent · User_Removed · fentiger · gingerdelight · redboots9 · EMJAYCEE · mrswoolybill · Ray42 · Alvar · Lillian · MickyMc · digital_boi · Gray_ina · Chinga · Arty · EAS · barmymarny · bayleaf1 · andylea · danbrann · samarmishra · wolfy · BarbaraR · pluckyfilly · Len1950 · AlanWillis · Scaramanga · dmhuynh72 · tressypittkerby · jonwebber · TrevBatWCC · xcol · SteveMoulding · Rock · peter_oak · jaktis · WindowonWildlife · Suehh · VivienO · helenlinda · Daisymaye · Glostopcat · dawnmichelle · Jekaro · accipiter · unicorn17 · Peagreen · LexEquine · phil_j · madbilly · leginR · Curtain · tomcat · crookymonsta · mishu78 · jeanmarie · viscostatic ·
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saeidNL
saeidNL  5 Netherlands3 Constructive Critique Points
9 Feb 2011 - 5:49 AM

Good morning Carlo
What wonderful set of image,all very beautiful indeed,
V1 is my favorite,
saeid

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goso
goso Plus Member 8goso vcard Australia1 Constructive Critique Points
9 Feb 2011 - 5:57 AM

A top set yet again Carol - I think we call these fella's "Greenbottles" here...Bill

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gabriel_flr
9 Feb 2011 - 5:58 AM

High quality macros as always Carol, excellent composed,superb details and colour!
Gabriel

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cassiecat
cassiecat  639 forum posts England46 Constructive Critique Points
9 Feb 2011 - 6:01 AM

v1 is my fav.lesley

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lesarnott
lesarnott  4 United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
9 Feb 2011 - 6:11 AM

V1 is an awesome shot great control over the DOF and super sharp, a cracker Carol and 4 other good ones to follow!
Les

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photophantom
9 Feb 2011 - 6:19 AM

Top macros Carol
Dennis

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Louise_Morris
Louise_Morris Plus Member 42427 forum postsLouise_Morris vcard England
9 Feb 2011 - 6:21 AM

Not 'Just' a fly Carol - a very well shot macro of a fly! Love the way the colours differ in the light - not the prettiest of critters but excellent shots nonetheless! Louise

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9 Feb 2011 - 6:30 AM

Carol you make even flies look pretty. Lovely colours and detail. V4 for me this morning. Moira

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Andysnapper
Andysnapper Plus Member 6109 forum postsAndysnapper vcard England24 Constructive Critique Points
9 Feb 2011 - 6:44 AM

Excellent as usual Carol.

Andy

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fudgy
fudgy  448 forum posts United Kingdom
9 Feb 2011 - 7:10 AM


Quote: Carol you make even flies look pretty. Lovely colours and detail. V4 for me this morning. Moira

I had the same thought carol Wink

amazing , thats what you do ...its amazing Smile

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SUE118
SUE118 Plus Member 6SUE118 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
9 Feb 2011 - 7:21 AM

They make wonderful subjects if they stay still and you've captured this one beautifully. Have a good day. Sue

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst Plus Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
9 Feb 2011 - 7:59 AM

A great set of such a colourful chappie V4 gets a vote today

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sparrowhawk
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9 Feb 2011 - 8:01 AM

amazing macros

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nickyv32
nickyv32 Plus Member 7135 forum postsnickyv32 vcard England
9 Feb 2011 - 8:11 AM

Love the Carlo bit...Super set of shots version 4 for me today, the voting going well on here but the comments are still taking ages to get through...Hope you are ok

Nicky Smile

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brownsilent
brownsilent Plus Member 8brownsilent vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
9 Feb 2011 - 8:12 AM

But a very busy fly as it seems, great colours and detail captured,
Johanna

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fentiger
fentiger  13915 forum posts England22 Constructive Critique Points
9 Feb 2011 - 9:02 AM

Very impressive macro shots.

Albert

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redboots9
redboots9  4 United Kingdom
9 Feb 2011 - 9:04 AM

Just a Fly? What a fly, it's amazing the clarity and colours are wonderful.

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gingerdelight

A super series Carol, love V1!
Carol

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE Plus Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
9 Feb 2011 - 9:05 AM

Not my favourite beastie Carol but your excellent images do give us an opportunity to see that they too have a beauty of their own.
Joan.

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Ray42
Ray42  6 England3 Constructive Critique Points
9 Feb 2011 - 9:09 AM

An amazing set Carol Wink

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Alvar
Alvar  8 France2 Constructive Critique Points
9 Feb 2011 - 9:11 AM

Fabulous set as usual Carol V4 would be my choice
Alvar

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mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 8617 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom1148 Constructive Critique Points
9 Feb 2011 - 9:17 AM

It's a pity they are such a pain as the iridescent green is fabulous - very well taken, particularly V1.
Moira

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Lillian
Lillian Plus Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
9 Feb 2011 - 9:27 AM

Such a great variation here Carol, but the opposition in V5 is a cracker and the colours stand out in all so well..we want and need the sunshine...please!
Lillian

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG Plus Member 5146 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland114 Constructive Critique Points
9 Feb 2011 - 9:45 AM

Ollie seems to be doing the job for you once again, Carol!WinkWink Superb close ups, fabulous detail and those iridescent colours.
Ronnie.

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digital_boi
9 Feb 2011 - 9:54 AM

a cracking set again Corol one of your best all spot on click WinkGrin

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Gray_ina
Gray_ina  6
9 Feb 2011 - 10:11 AM

Morning Carl a great set stunning colours gray.

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Gray_ina
Gray_ina  6
9 Feb 2011 - 10:13 AM

Sorry Carol brain is slow today gray

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Chinga
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9 Feb 2011 - 10:46 AM

Amazing images!
IB

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EAS
EAS  5 Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
9 Feb 2011 - 10:56 AM

Outstanding macros. V1 for me. Such detail and colour!

Ann

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barmymarny
9 Feb 2011 - 11:17 AM

Nothing much around here either to photograph.
Soon be spring!
Marilyn x

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bayleaf1
bayleaf1  4 United Kingdom
9 Feb 2011 - 11:18 AM

Nice colours here.
John.

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andylea
andylea  637 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
9 Feb 2011 - 11:43 AM

stunning detailed set caro wonderful colours v1 just nicks it for me today a cracker Wink
andy

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danbrann
danbrann Plus Member 10512 forum postsdanbrann vcard 15 Constructive Critique Points
9 Feb 2011 - 12:00 PM

Such wonderful Detail Carol.

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samarmishra
9 Feb 2011 - 12:19 PM

Hi Carol, excellent set of macro set of images. Have you marked there are even some more visitors along with the fly. Nevertheless this is an excellent images.

Samar.

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BarbaraR
BarbaraR  8 England1 Constructive Critique Points
9 Feb 2011 - 1:03 PM

Not one of natures nicer critters,
but super shots of it.

B.

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pluckyfilly
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9 Feb 2011 - 1:52 PM

proof of all that glitters is not goldWink a great set V3 is looking good beside V1

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9 Feb 2011 - 2:16 PM

Just a fly, but, just a fabulous set of macro beauties.

Len

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dmhuynh72
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9 Feb 2011 - 3:20 PM

Don't think i ever saw one this close, superb series Carol.
regards
Yung

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jonwebber
jonwebber  6 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
9 Feb 2011 - 5:29 PM

Just a red eyed fly. Very well taken and shown.
jon

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TrevBatWCC
TrevBatWCC Plus Member 6TrevBatWCC vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
9 Feb 2011 - 5:59 PM

Yes, there always seems to be flies around, even in this cold weather! A stunning set of close-ups, Carol, don't think I've ever seen one with so much detail as in these.
Trev Smile

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9 Feb 2011 - 6:23 PM

Superb detail in this excellent macro. Lovely colours and great light as well.
Steve.

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9 Feb 2011 - 6:26 PM

A very good macro with superb definition.

Rock

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9 Feb 2011 - 7:14 PM

A good macro showing the details

Peter

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VivienO
VivienO  5 United Kingdom
9 Feb 2011 - 8:51 PM

Incredible detail and colours. Practically jumps out of the computer.
Vivien

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9 Feb 2011 - 9:33 PM

Wonderful set of shots Carol - I think v5 and then v1 for me.
Helen

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9 Feb 2011 - 11:24 PM

I'm not surprised to see the clicks fly in for these Carol, all these positive comments must have given you a real buzz. A cracking quintet of close ups, all are superbly detailed and full of glorious colours. We've certainly had our moneys worth tonight

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10 Feb 2011 - 9:14 AM

A fine set and presentation. I especially like the soft margin on v1. A superb image. A

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unicorn17  6 Scotland
10 Feb 2011 - 6:55 PM

Amazing ! Gill

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Peagreen  4 England1 Constructive Critique Points
10 Feb 2011 - 8:39 PM

Absolutely amazing set, fantastic colour and detail. Love all 5Smile
Take care, Pauline

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LexEquine
LexEquine  8 United States19 Constructive Critique Points
10 Feb 2011 - 11:35 PM

Excellent set of well-detailed & colored images of the 'colorful Fly.' Well done, Carol.
Peter

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madbilly  6 England4 Constructive Critique Points
11 Feb 2011 - 7:11 AM

superb Carol

bill

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13 Feb 2011 - 9:00 AM

Missed these Carol - stunning!
Nick

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13 Feb 2011 - 9:05 AM

One of your best...methinks CarolSmile

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