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Hoverfly - Syrphus ribesil.

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Captured on a walk along the River Rhymney.

LAST UPLOAD FOR A FEW DAYS, HAVE JUST HAD A CATARACT REMOVED,
Fred.

Brand:PENTAX Corporation
Camera:Pentax K10D Check out PENTAXPORTAL!
Lens:smc Pentax-D FA 100mm F2.8 Macro
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:19 Aug 2013 - 4:43 PM
Focal Length:100mm
Aperture:f/8.0
Shutter Speed:1/125sec
Exposure Comp:-1/2
ISO:400
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Spot
Flash:On, Fired
White Balance:Manual
Title:Hoverfly - Syrphus ribesil.
Username:Badgerfred Badgerfred
Uploaded:26 Mar 2014 - 12:08 AM
Tags:FJE1141, Hoverfly, IMGP7810, IMGP7816, IMGP7818, Wildlife / nature
Votes:49
Variant - TestsVariant - Tests

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debu
debu  4 India
26 Mar 2014 - 12:15 AM

Lovely colorful detailed images.
debu

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PattiW
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26 Mar 2014 - 12:25 AM

Wow! PattiSmileSmileSmile

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ukgubbi
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26 Mar 2014 - 12:48 AM

Fine details. Lovely capture.

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Daisymaye
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26 Mar 2014 - 1:07 AM

V2 is my favourite.

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handlerstudio
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26 Mar 2014 - 3:33 AM

Interesting take on the first, goosing the contrast and saturation (among other things). Like all three.

Peter

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Mollycat
Mollycat e2 Member 1Mollycat vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
26 Mar 2014 - 3:39 AM

Three excellent shots of this little critter, V2 for me please Fred.
Peter.

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SimonFletch
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26 Mar 2014 - 4:26 AM

V2 for me too, please, Fred, although all three are good.

Simon

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jaktis
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26 Mar 2014 - 5:33 AM

V2 for me to

Peter

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ColleenA
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26 Mar 2014 - 5:46 AM

Great set Fred...

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NDODS
NDODS e2 Member 43667 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom107 Constructive Critique Points
26 Mar 2014 - 6:06 AM

A fine set of macro images Fred, Image number two being the stronger of the three, "Superb as always"

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

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capto
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26 Mar 2014 - 12:39 PM

V2 gets it.Smile

ivor

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Rende
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26 Mar 2014 - 12:50 PM

I particularly like V2 Fred.
Rende

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danbrann
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26 Mar 2014 - 1:53 PM

Crackers Fred. V2 for me.

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Mike_Smith
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26 Mar 2014 - 3:25 PM

Wonderful set of shots Fred

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JuBarney
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26 Mar 2014 - 5:45 PM

Three beautiful & colourful shots
Ju

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pluckyfilly
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26 Mar 2014 - 7:17 PM

you have captured the bee perfectly Fred

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GeorgePlatis
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26 Mar 2014 - 7:51 PM

Beautiful images, Fred! V2 is my favorite!
George

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cheesey
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26 Mar 2014 - 8:25 PM

Great shots Fred, V2 for me. Nicely done.
Cheesey.

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Holmewood
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26 Mar 2014 - 10:07 PM

Cannot make up my mind between V2 and V3. Great shots Fred

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Badgerfred
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26 Mar 2014 - 10:26 PM

Thankas everyone for all comments and clicks, this will be my last upload for a few days, have just had a cataract removed,
Fred.

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dark_lord
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26 Mar 2014 - 11:38 PM

V2 for me as V1 is overcooked.
Hope your recovery goes well.

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michaelo
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27 Mar 2014 - 9:16 AM

v 2 for me excellent work!!!

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27 Mar 2014 - 11:21 AM

Thanks Keith,
Fred.

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brandish
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28 Mar 2014 - 11:23 PM

Do not like V1,but do like the other 2 very much.
Martyn.

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Fred263
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30 Mar 2014 - 6:43 PM

Great macro images, Fred. V2 for me.

Fred

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sweetpea62
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31 Mar 2014 - 10:52 AM

V2 my favourite Fred excellent capture..Lin

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31 Mar 2014 - 10:21 PM

V2 the best by far Fred, the contrast is a bit strong in v1

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Chinga
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1 Apr 2014 - 2:45 AM

A very nice specimen with very vivid markings.
IB

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1 Apr 2014 - 9:10 AM

Thanks everyone for all comments and clicks,
Fred.

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