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A Broad-bordered Bee Hawk-moth feeds from flower to flower... along it's favourite flight path...

Provence 2010

Camera:Canon EOS 7D
Lens:Canon 100mm f2.8 L IS USM Hybrid Macro
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:Flight Path
Username:celestun celestun
Uploaded:21 May 2010 - 9:14 PM
Tags:Close-up / macro, Flight, Hemaris fuciformis, Wildlife / nature
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chase
chase Critique Team 81116 forum postschase vcard England235 Constructive Critique Points
21 May 2010 - 9:18 PM

Great viewed large Tim,although I find myself wishing the grass wasn't there TBH.

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vickyf
vickyf e2 Member 8vickyf vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
21 May 2010 - 9:20 PM

Super image, Tim, and rather mysterious. Love the flow of the composition - I personally think the grass adds to the shot.

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WindowonWildlife
WindowonWildlife e2 Member 4WindowonWildlife vcard United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
21 May 2010 - 9:21 PM

OMG what a superbly timed capture !! Stunning image and expertly captured...

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celestun
celestun e2 Member 1029 forum postscelestun vcard United Kingdom14 Constructive Critique Points
21 May 2010 - 9:21 PM

Well it would be easy to take off the grass, but I liked the curve... so decided to leave it... rather like a trajectory!

Thanks!

Tim

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helenlinda
helenlinda e2 Member 7337 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
21 May 2010 - 9:23 PM

Superb timing !!!!
Excellent capture
Helen

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SurreyHillsMan
SurreyHillsMan e2 Member 627 forum postsSurreyHillsMan vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
21 May 2010 - 9:43 PM

Superb Tim, fab timing... and yeah I like the grass too

Jon

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bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 91895 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
21 May 2010 - 10:01 PM

What a fabulous in flight shot Tim - the detail on the moth is superb.
Brian.

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BeiK
BeiK  8 Scotland
21 May 2010 - 10:11 PM

Totally enchanting....and I think the grass orchestrates it all. A beautiful symphony, received with thanks.
Bitte

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andymark
andymark  4 England1 Constructive Critique Points
21 May 2010 - 10:20 PM

wow amazing shot

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celestun
celestun e2 Member 1029 forum postscelestun vcard United Kingdom14 Constructive Critique Points
21 May 2010 - 10:28 PM

Thank you so much Beik for the award!

All your comments have made my day!

Cheers,

Tim

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Julian
Julian  976 forum posts United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
21 May 2010 - 11:04 PM

Really nice Tim. I like it a lot.
Julian

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
22 May 2010 - 5:43 AM

Simply magical. Carol

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celestun
celestun e2 Member 1029 forum postscelestun vcard United Kingdom14 Constructive Critique Points
22 May 2010 - 12:29 PM

Thank you Carol for the award! and Julian I'm glad you do like this one.

Cheers,

Tim

Last Modified By celestun at 22 May 2010 - 12:30 PM

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JimL
JimL e2 Member 780 forum postsJimL vcard United Kingdom
22 May 2010 - 5:51 PM

excellent image Tim.Well done.

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Gaucho
Gaucho e2 Member 122211 forum postsGaucho vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
22 May 2010 - 6:57 PM

I've been trying to shoot these guys for ages to no avail. Everything that needs to be is beautifully in focus and the blade of grass is very much a plus. Wonderful.

Malcolm

PS Can you tell me what shutter speed you were on? I must try harder....

Last Modified By Gaucho at 22 May 2010 - 7:00 PM

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celestun
celestun e2 Member 1029 forum postscelestun vcard United Kingdom14 Constructive Critique Points
22 May 2010 - 8:12 PM

Thanks Jim and Malcolm!

This one was taken at 1/2500s @ f4 ISO 320

Cheers,

Tim

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8231 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
22 May 2010 - 10:37 PM

An incredible inflight capture Tim, impecable timing

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