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A lone fly braving the cold weather, and then there were two, won't be long before there are hundreds Smile

Camera:Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ7
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:and then there were two!
Username:CarolG CarolG
Uploaded:17 Feb 2012 - 5:54 AM
Tags:Close-up, Close-up / macro, Fly, General, Humour, Humour / fun, Macro, Nature, Wildlife, Wildlife / nature
Votes:75
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Ayoob
Ayoob e2 Member 2Ayoob vcard Australia
17 Feb 2012 - 6:21 AM

Very successful Carol-excellent work........GrinGrinWink

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LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce e2 Member 5LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom96 Constructive Critique Points
17 Feb 2012 - 6:24 AM

Two fine shots. V2 is a sure sign that Spring is on its way - hooray!

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Andysnapper
Andysnapper e2 Member 596 forum postsAndysnapper vcard England15 Constructive Critique Points
17 Feb 2012 - 6:41 AM

Luurvve is in the air, well on a leaf anyway. Well captured Carol, hopefully we're on our way into Spring.

Andy

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lobski
lobski  2 Philippines1 Constructive Critique Points
17 Feb 2012 - 6:41 AM

Awesome shots. Amazing! Smile

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SUE118
SUE118 e2 Member 5SUE118 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
17 Feb 2012 - 7:27 AM

Insect porn but a sure sign Spring is on it's way. Have a good weekend.

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Rock
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17 Feb 2012 - 7:30 AM

What on Earth do you eat for breakfast on your island ?

Rock

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LucienH
LucienH e2 Member 9386 forum postsLucienH vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
17 Feb 2012 - 7:33 AM

Two stunning captures, really wonderful detail.

Lucien.

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saeidNL
saeidNL  4 Netherlands3 Constructive Critique Points
17 Feb 2012 - 7:39 AM

Two Excellent and great capture,Carol,very well done,
saeid

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CaroleS
CaroleS e2 Member 329 forum postsCaroleS vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
17 Feb 2012 - 7:45 AM

Two great macros Carol, very up close and personalWink Carole

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Lillian
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17 Feb 2012 - 8:08 AM

As said by Carol, up close and very personal
2 great macro shots Carol
Lillian

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Ray42
Ray42  6 England3 Constructive Critique Points
17 Feb 2012 - 8:22 AM

I agree with Lillian - they are all at in Crete!!WinkWink

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dmhuynh72
dmhuynh72 e2 Member 6dmhuynh72 vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
17 Feb 2012 - 8:29 AM

two well taken close ups carol, well spotted in v2.
have a good weekend
Yung

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EAS
EAS e2 Member 5EAS vcard Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
17 Feb 2012 - 8:30 AM

Both excelletn macro images, even if the subjects themselves won't win any beauty contests!

Ann

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 5barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
17 Feb 2012 - 8:30 AM

love V1

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 e2 Member 4963 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England129 Constructive Critique Points
17 Feb 2012 - 8:33 AM

in flagrante delicto ....

Dave

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Len1950
Len1950 e2 Member 4Len1950 vcard England
17 Feb 2012 - 8:43 AM

Wonderful detail and clarity Carol.

Len

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helenlinda
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17 Feb 2012 - 9:10 AM

Excellent detail in both shots Carol
Helen

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SlowSong
SlowSong e2 Member 53989 forum postsSlowSong vcard England28 Constructive Critique Points
17 Feb 2012 - 9:33 AM

Grin Thanks for the reminder.
I had a fly in my bedroom last night! In all this cold! As if we don't get enough in summer.
Chris

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hasslebladuk
hasslebladuk e2 Member 4hasslebladuk vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
17 Feb 2012 - 9:50 AM

Amazing shots
mike

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Hop-A-Long
17 Feb 2012 - 9:52 AM

Two great macros.
Love is in the air.

Andy

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4132 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland110 Constructive Critique Points
17 Feb 2012 - 9:56 AM

Fabulous detail in both, Carol, with the insect in V 1 nicely set against the lighter green patch, and as for V 2, well may as well get on with things, eh?
Ronnie.

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JN_CHATELAIN_PHOTOGRAPHY
17 Feb 2012 - 10:00 AM

Spring is in the air!
JNC

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AnnChown
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17 Feb 2012 - 10:20 AM

v1 is a beaut Carol!!
Ann

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TrevBatWCC
TrevBatWCC e2 Member 5TrevBatWCC vcard England6 Constructive Critique Points
17 Feb 2012 - 10:27 AM

Not my favourite insects....but two excellent captures here, Carol! Never seen flies mating before Wink
Trev Smile

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digital_boi
17 Feb 2012 - 11:06 AM

V1 excellent Carol fine detail V2 tisk tisk this voyeurism WinkWinkTongueTongue happy weekend and to help it start see above...



Graham

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FeatherFriend
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17 Feb 2012 - 11:13 AM

2 great shots Carol, V2 for me,
Geoff.

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gingerdelight
17 Feb 2012 - 11:23 AM

A smile at your commentary!! Smile Great captures once again!
Carol

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Fefe
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17 Feb 2012 - 11:25 AM

Great macro's....... V1 for me. like the light Smile................ as for V2, you would think they would be more discrete,
In Broad daylight!Wink
Diane

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danbrann
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17 Feb 2012 - 11:37 AM

No flies on him.

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annettep38
annettep38 e2 Member 2186 forum postsannettep38 vcard France30 Constructive Critique Points
17 Feb 2012 - 12:43 PM

you have done a right flyover here!
And they'll provide lots of food for frogs and birds and fish Smile

I think only you can make a pair of flies look so good Smile

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BarbaraR
BarbaraR  7 England1 Constructive Critique Points
17 Feb 2012 - 1:19 PM

Bet you are well chuffed with the detail here Carol.
Excellent shots.

B.

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Daisymaye
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17 Feb 2012 - 2:16 PM

Two really excellent captures Carol. ..........Sandy

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achieverswales
17 Feb 2012 - 2:42 PM

Two crackers Carol, awesome clarity.

Regards

Trev.

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posty57
posty57  6 United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
17 Feb 2012 - 3:39 PM

These 'adult only' images always get a good response...must try it sometime. V1 for me, because it was seriously distracted in 2, and even I could have got that shot. They are good though (images).

See what I do for people....?

Barry

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17 Feb 2012 - 3:45 PM

Both good shots Carol - v2 my favorite.

Anne

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Brian65
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17 Feb 2012 - 4:00 PM

Glad to be 50 for these great shots Carol.
Brian

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samarmishra
17 Feb 2012 - 4:08 PM


Quote: Fabulous detail in both, Carol, with the insect in V 1 nicely set against the lighter green patch, and as for V 2, well may as well get on with things, eh?
Ronnie.

Hi Carol, I do agree with Ronnie, this is a great image with fine details in it excellent set of images..

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sweetpea62
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17 Feb 2012 - 4:39 PM

Both excellent shots Carol,wonderful sharp detail.Well done..Lin

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Gray_ina
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17 Feb 2012 - 4:49 PM

Hi Carol then there were 2 and soon more on the way great shots gray.

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17 Feb 2012 - 4:56 PM

Two great macro shots.
Sylvia

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jonwebber
jonwebber  5 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
17 Feb 2012 - 5:18 PM

Superb detail.
jon

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evelen
evelen  9 England
17 Feb 2012 - 6:27 PM

two grwat shots carol and detail.
eve.Grin

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HobbitDave
17 Feb 2012 - 6:43 PM

By the heck, the Cretan water is still exerting its magic, Carol. You'd make a fortune if you bottled it and sold it Wink Cracking macros, especially v.2!
Dave Wink

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tomcat
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17 Feb 2012 - 6:49 PM

A couple of fine macros CarolSmile

Not to bad a day today, but tomorrow isn't looking very promising at the momentSad

Possibility of rain and a very strong South-westerly - just the thing I don't need at the woods


Adrian

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17 Feb 2012 - 6:57 PM

A great diagonal in V1

Peter

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17 Feb 2012 - 7:45 PM

wow wonderful shot Carol

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17 Feb 2012 - 7:50 PM

V2 would be my fave today but a great duo

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footloose  3 England1 Constructive Critique Points
17 Feb 2012 - 7:54 PM

Great macro work,top drawer.
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HeathMcDonald
17 Feb 2012 - 8:50 PM

Two very nice shots Carol. Smile

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exposure  91304 forum posts England
17 Feb 2012 - 10:26 PM

Great detail Carol lovely tones & light.
Pauline.

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17 Feb 2012 - 11:54 PM

Caught the little buggers well Carol ...Bill

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18 Feb 2012 - 12:15 PM

Ho...lee...COW. This cam is sooo in the right hands. EXcellent close-ups, Carol, and there's so little noise in these. The backgrounds are all so smooth!

Andrew

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18 Feb 2012 - 3:16 PM

You just had to be a little naughty in V2...
A great set of images...

Sorry I not around much...

Dave

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VivienO  4 United Kingdom
18 Feb 2012 - 8:12 PM

Well spotted, and pin sharp detail in both versions.
Viv

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18 Feb 2012 - 9:51 PM

The clicks should fly in for these Carol, excellent macrowork

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Cor  5 Belgium
28 Feb 2012 - 6:36 PM

SUPERB

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