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Captured on a walk along the River Rhymney.

Brand:Pentax
Camera:Pentax K20D Check out PENTAXPORTAL!
Lens:smc Pentax-D FA 100mm F2.8 Macro
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:22 May 2014 - 11:17 AM
Focal Length:100mm
Aperture:f/11.0
Shutter Speed:1/180sec
Exposure Comp:-1/2
ISO:200
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Spot
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Greenbottle Flies.
Username:Badgerfred Badgerfred
Uploaded:30 May 2014 - 12:03 AM
Tags:FJE1201, Fly, IMGP9834, IMGP9837, Wildlife / nature
Votes:39
Variant - TestsVariant - Tests

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taggart
taggart e2 Member 1042 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
30 May 2014 - 12:06 AM

Two amazing green flys, think there is gonna be trouble, one will fly off!

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mikbee
mikbee e2 Member 7mikbee vcard Scotland7 Constructive Critique Points
30 May 2014 - 12:58 AM

Not very pretty Fred,
but a nice coloured sheen to them !!
Mick.

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye e2 Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
30 May 2014 - 1:48 AM

Super colour and detail.

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Mollycat
Mollycat e2 Member 1Mollycat vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
30 May 2014 - 2:09 AM

Wonderful sparkle to these two Fred, great detail and capture.
Peter.

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NDODS
NDODS e2 Member 43684 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom107 Constructive Critique Points
30 May 2014 - 5:34 AM

Stunning iridescent colour and detail

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SimonFletch
SimonFletch e2 Member 1SimonFletch vcard Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
30 May 2014 - 6:40 AM

A couple of fine shots, Fred.
They look like they are having a conversation in V2.
I wonder what they are saying?
"Your mans are undone"...? Blush

Simon

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andylea
andylea  637 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
30 May 2014 - 6:42 AM

cracking detail fred wonderful colour and tones v1 for me today a fantastic close up nice one Wink
andy

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 8147 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
30 May 2014 - 6:52 AM

Excellent captures, Fred, horrible though they are Smile Carol

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bobpaige1
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30 May 2014 - 7:40 AM

Super macro Fred,sharp with lovely colour.

Bob.

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netta1234
netta1234 e2 Member 2214 forum postsnetta1234 vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
30 May 2014 - 8:21 AM

I don't like these ,but these are brilliant images with some great detailSmile
NettaSmile

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brandish
brandish e2 Member 1brandish vcard United Kingdom
30 May 2014 - 9:23 AM

Really good set Fred,I voted on these without realising that they were by you,no favouritism there.Deserve a vote on merit,these are great pictures.If I knew how to,ii would have awarded you something.
Martyn.

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MikeGillingham
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30 May 2014 - 12:19 PM

Two lovely images, great colour and detail.

Regards

MIKE

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 5143 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland112 Constructive Critique Points
30 May 2014 - 3:51 PM

Two excellent close-ups with what looks like a face off in V 2, Fred.
R.

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Chinga
Chinga e2 Member 4Chinga vcard United Kingdom
30 May 2014 - 5:29 PM

Those two have a bit of a confrontational attitude Fred! GrinGrin
Fabulous...
IB

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ali63
ali63 e2 Member 2527 forum postsali63 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
30 May 2014 - 8:00 PM

Great images,

Ali

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Fred263
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30 May 2014 - 8:54 PM

Two great images, fred. v2 is my fave.

Fred

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capto
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30 May 2014 - 10:27 PM

Excellent shots with the lovely green iridescent colour.Smile

ivor

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Holmewood
Holmewood e2 Member 2Holmewood vcard United Kingdom
30 May 2014 - 10:32 PM

Two lovely shots Fred. Love V2 the best. Cathy

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JohnoP
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31 May 2014 - 6:49 PM

Amazing detail showing the complex anatomy of these flies Fred! Smile John

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Badgerfred
Badgerfred e2 Member 7Badgerfred vcard Wales
1 Jun 2014 - 2:00 PM

Thanks everyone for all comments and clicks,
Fred.

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8247 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2014 - 6:03 PM

Two top shots Fred, I'm glad these two greenbottles are not hanging on my wall!WinkGrin

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