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Greenbottle fly.

Savouring the delights of its pollen collecting.

Thanks for stopping by to view - much appreciated.

Camera:Nikon D90 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:Sigma 150 EX Macro
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Title:Pollen II
Username:bricurtis bricurtis
Uploaded:29 Aug 2010 - 8:24 PM
Tags:Close-up, Close-up / macro, Flies, Flowers & plants, Greenbottle fly, Insects, Macro, Nature, Plants, Pollen, Wildlife, Wildlife / nature
Votes:68

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mikesmith
mikesmith e2 Member 1045 forum postsmikesmith vcard United Kingdom35 Constructive Critique Points
29 Aug 2010 - 8:27 PM

Amazing detail Brian
Mike

goso
goso e2 Member 8goso vcard Australia1 Constructive Critique Points
29 Aug 2010 - 8:28 PM

Outstanding detail Brian - 11/10 - excellent...Bill

KarenFB
KarenFB Junior Gallery Team 84356 forum posts England163 Constructive Critique Points
29 Aug 2010 - 8:29 PM

Wonderful colours and details! Smile

NigelKiteley
29 Aug 2010 - 8:34 PM

Absolutely outstanding image Brian!!!

Lesley1959
Lesley1959 e2 Member 6Lesley1959 vcard United Kingdom
29 Aug 2010 - 8:35 PM

Awesome Shot!!

Lesley

cassiecat
cassiecat  639 forum posts England46 Constructive Critique Points
29 Aug 2010 - 8:37 PM

excellent.lesley

dweezil
dweezil  6 England
29 Aug 2010 - 8:54 PM

A stunner Brian
Craig

cabbie
cabbie e2 Member 7cabbie vcard United Kingdom
29 Aug 2010 - 9:04 PM

A great macro so sharp

Bob

AlleyCatz
AlleyCatz  8274 forum posts England6 Constructive Critique Points
29 Aug 2010 - 9:14 PM

Superb macro Brian...

ATB Smile

~Alley~

TerryMcK
TerryMcK  671 forum posts United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
29 Aug 2010 - 9:15 PM

Stunning macro presentation, Brian. Detail is amazing.
Terry

Brian_Scott
Brian_Scott e2 Member 542 forum postsBrian_Scott vcard United Kingdom27 Constructive Critique Points
29 Aug 2010 - 9:18 PM

Now that is stunning have my UA

chalkhillblue
chalkhillblue e2 Member 6143 forum postschalkhillblue vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
29 Aug 2010 - 9:32 PM

Brian this is outstanding, deserves and I hope it gets an award from
those who decide such things, an image to be so proud of, congratulations.
David

Adrian_Reynolds
29 Aug 2010 - 9:36 PM

Outstanding indeed, love the iridescent colours, amazing close-up,
Adrian

pluckyfilly
pluckyfilly e2 Member 8317 forum postspluckyfilly vcard United Kingdom33 Constructive Critique Points
29 Aug 2010 - 9:38 PM

truly awesome - shortlisted

bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 91925 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
29 Aug 2010 - 9:39 PM

Thanks to everyone for your very kind response to this image.

Extra thanks to Terry ( TerryMcK ) and Brian ( Brisco ) for their User Awards - very much appreciated.

Brian.

Last Modified By bricurtis at 29 Aug 2010 - 9:41 PM
chalkhillblue
chalkhillblue e2 Member 6143 forum postschalkhillblue vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
29 Aug 2010 - 9:49 PM

No hesitation Brian, my UA, an image I would have love have taken.
David

bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 91925 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
29 Aug 2010 - 9:49 PM

Blimey this has happened quickly tonight. Smile

Thanks to David too ( chalkhillblue ) for his User Award and his very kind comment.

Brian.

Gezina
Gezina  8 United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
29 Aug 2010 - 10:17 PM

Yuk but WOW if that makes sense - awsome detail in this one Brian - Ina

nofearnev
nofearnev  4 United Kingdom
29 Aug 2010 - 10:50 PM

Excellent shot, well done. its so sharp.

Ben

shush
shush  4 Canada7 Constructive Critique Points
29 Aug 2010 - 11:14 PM

Excellent detail......one of the best greenbottles.

Sushil

taggart
taggart e2 Member 1042 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
30 Aug 2010 - 1:45 AM

Brilliant!

Jennnn

sweetpea62
sweetpea62 e2 Member 4sweetpea62 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
30 Aug 2010 - 1:47 AM

What detail well done

Imagephotographics

Fantastic shot - well done indeed

Chris

CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 8146 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
30 Aug 2010 - 6:19 AM

Wonderful colours and detail, Brian, a superb image. Carol

bluetitblue
bluetitblue e2 Member 5bluetitblue vcard United Kingdom
30 Aug 2010 - 10:35 AM

Good macro work.

Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 8Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
30 Aug 2010 - 2:19 PM

Superb and stunning macro Brian. Shortlisted
Ron

WindowonWildlife
WindowonWildlife e2 Member 5WindowonWildlife vcard United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
30 Aug 2010 - 8:42 PM

Immaculate Brian....The detail is Outstanding mate Smile

Steve_S
Steve_S e2 Member 9176 forum postsSteve_S vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
30 Aug 2010 - 9:02 PM

Outstanding image Brian. Stunning in all respects. Wish my UA was available now.....but it is shortlisted Smile
Steve

OAKEY
OAKEY  6 United Kingdom
30 Aug 2010 - 9:22 PM

Amazing detail in this one and super colours, very well done again Brian.
Regards Shaun

bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 91925 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
30 Aug 2010 - 9:40 PM

Thanks all - your kind comments are truly appreciated.

Brian.

norton
norton  11 United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
30 Aug 2010 - 10:05 PM

Superb macro image Brian the detail and clarity are stunning..............

Tony.

EAS
EAS  5 Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
30 Aug 2010 - 10:44 PM

Ugly little so-in-so, but what a fantastic macro, regardless!!

Ann

franfoto
franfoto  7 England32 Constructive Critique Points
30 Aug 2010 - 11:11 PM

Flawless Brian. Congrats on the user awards, it deserves it.
Fran

Mynett
Mynett e2 Member 6142 forum postsMynett vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
31 Aug 2010 - 8:29 AM

such wonderful sharp detail in this capture - ace shot

Linda

rpba18205
rpba18205 e2 Member 5rpba18205 vcard United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
31 Aug 2010 - 12:14 PM

Superb detailed close up.
Rob

franken
franken e2 Member 123264 forum postsfranken vcard Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
31 Aug 2010 - 3:47 PM

Stunning detail in this Brian.

Ken

FeatherFriend
FeatherFriend e2 Member 732 forum postsFeatherFriend vcard England217 Constructive Critique Points
31 Aug 2010 - 4:59 PM

Excellent Brian, pin sharp, congrats on the so well deserved awards,
Regards,
Geoff.

bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 91925 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
1 Sep 2010 - 8:23 PM

Many thanks Ann (pluckyfilly ) for your User Award - very pleased to receive that.
Brian.

Last Modified By bricurtis at 1 Sep 2010 - 8:24 PM
DiegoDesigns
2 Sep 2010 - 5:46 PM

Staggering amounts of detail Brian, never fails to impress... Dave

Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8246 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
2 Sep 2010 - 6:36 PM

Awesome detail and colours in this macro Brian, one of your very best indeed and fully deserving of all the accolades it has received

Steve_S
Steve_S e2 Member 9176 forum postsSteve_S vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
2 Sep 2010 - 11:06 PM

A bit late but have my award too Bri. Congrats on all the awards.
Steve

bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 91925 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
3 Sep 2010 - 6:48 PM

Many thanks Steve (Steve_S) I am delighted to receive your User Award.


Thanks to all for comments and votes.
Brian.

Last Modified By bricurtis at 3 Sep 2010 - 6:49 PM
StevenPrice
5 Sep 2010 - 9:07 AM

Excellent detail brian well done.

Steve

Cor
Cor  5 Belgium
9 Sep 2010 - 8:34 PM

I missed this cracker 20/10 !!!!!
cor

dmhuynh72
dmhuynh72 e2 Member 628 forum postsdmhuynh72 vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
9 Sep 2010 - 8:35 PM

I wasn't around when you posted this one. Its stunning and deserved all those UAs Brian,

regards
Yung

KBan
KBan  9468 forum posts England4 Constructive Critique Points
15 Sep 2010 - 8:43 PM

stunning detail Bri..................Well done on all the UAs

Must be the D90 Smile

Keith

Last Modified By KBan at 15 Sep 2010 - 8:44 PM
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