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A hoverfly basking in the sunshine on the tip of a yucca plant.

Camera:Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ7
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:hoverfly on yucca
Username:CarolG CarolG
Uploaded:27 Jul 2012 - 6:09 AM
Tags:Close-up, Close-up / macro, General, Hoverfly, Macro, Nature, Wildlife, Wildlife / nature
Votes:74
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macromal
macromal  2
27 Jul 2012 - 6:13 AM

A lovely macro of this beautiful hover fly....Mal.

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paskinmj
paskinmj  5 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jul 2012 - 6:14 AM

Great close and detail
Matt

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Andysnapper
Andysnapper e2 Member 699 forum postsAndysnapper vcard England18 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jul 2012 - 6:40 AM

A beautiful creature and beautifully captured.

Andy

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LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce e2 Member 6LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom97 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jul 2012 - 6:41 AM

Excellent portraits, I V1 you even have the components of the compound eye.

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fentiger
fentiger e2 Member 13915 forum postsfentiger vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jul 2012 - 6:45 AM

Impressive macro work here and I have never seen a hoverfly so magnified. Not sure they look so good right up close.

Albert

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saeidNL
saeidNL  4 Netherlands3 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jul 2012 - 7:01 AM

Wonderful and excellent macro shots,Carol ,V1 is my favorite ,
Saeid

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andylea
andylea  537 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jul 2012 - 7:07 AM

stunning set carol fantastic detail brilliant colours and light v2 my favourite today top shot ohhh yes! Wink
andy

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Norfolkboy
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27 Jul 2012 - 7:19 AM

Three beauties there, Carol.
Colin

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 e2 Member 41028 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England133 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jul 2012 - 7:25 AM

Bright, sharp and a great angle on v2, Carol.

Dave

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SUE118
SUE118 e2 Member 6SUE118 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jul 2012 - 7:26 AM

The detail is amazing WOW.

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Rock
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27 Jul 2012 - 7:30 AM

Fine work .

Rock

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Ray42
Ray42  6 England3 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jul 2012 - 7:38 AM

Three excellent portraits - stunning

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland110 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jul 2012 - 7:39 AM

Wonderfully detailed macros of the hoverfly, Carol: V 1 for me for detail, and V 2 for 'pose', if that's the correct word here.
Ronnie.

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CaroleS
CaroleS e2 Member 429 forum postsCaroleS vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jul 2012 - 7:43 AM

Brilliant detail Carol, well captured.
Carole

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NDODS
NDODS e2 Member 32885 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom99 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jul 2012 - 7:48 AM

Three stunning macro;s each full of brilliant colour and immense detail.

Regards Nathan

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Badgerfred
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27 Jul 2012 - 8:01 AM

Excellent work Carol, great detail in all,
Fred.

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AnnChown
AnnChown e2 Member 4183 forum postsAnnChown vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jul 2012 - 8:14 AM

Superb Carol!! The detail in them is excellent!
Ann

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debu
debu  4 India
27 Jul 2012 - 8:19 AM

Excellent set of images.
debu

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EAS
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27 Jul 2012 - 8:41 AM

My, the details are wonderful. What outstanding macro work, Carol!

Ann

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Tibetan
Tibetan  2 England
27 Jul 2012 - 8:46 AM

Great detail very good macro shot nice one like it, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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helenlinda
helenlinda e2 Member 7337 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jul 2012 - 9:07 AM

30th click for this great selection Carol SmileSmile
Helen

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jul 2012 - 9:25 AM

fabulous captures
My favourite is V2 .. he seems to nbe asking you a question

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Graham_P
Graham_P  7 United Kingdom19 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jul 2012 - 9:50 AM

Always a good macro subject Carol,
Some nice detail captured with that little compact, Wink

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jul 2012 - 9:55 AM

Brilliant.SmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile
Joan.

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sable
sable  6 England7 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jul 2012 - 10:05 AM

A trio of excellent macro images V1 is my choice to-day - Elizabeth xx

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digital_boi
27 Jul 2012 - 10:18 AM

fine detail in all shots Carol excellent work

Graham GrinGrinGrin

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Irishkate
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27 Jul 2012 - 10:42 AM

Three superb images which are crystal clear.
Excellent work Carol.
Kate

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prabhusinha
prabhusinha e2 Member 6prabhusinha vcard India3 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jul 2012 - 10:50 AM

A grand set.

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achieverswales
27 Jul 2012 - 11:33 AM

Amazing detailed captures Carol, V1 is awesome.

Regards

Trev.

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Chinga
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27 Jul 2012 - 11:34 AM

LOVE IT! Grin
IB

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TrevBatWCC
TrevBatWCC e2 Member 6TrevBatWCC vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jul 2012 - 12:43 PM

Has to be amongst your very best macros shots, Carol, excellent detail...and I'm just going to have to part with my UA here Wink
Trev Smile

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Lillian
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27 Jul 2012 - 12:55 PM

V1 is outstanding Carol,
very worthy of the awards
brilliant set
Hope all going well?
Lillian

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Ade_Osman
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27 Jul 2012 - 12:58 PM

Great set Carol...

Ade

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BIGRY1
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27 Jul 2012 - 2:04 PM

They don't come much better than this! Stunning macros with V2 edging it for meGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Ryan

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27 Jul 2012 - 2:05 PM

Lovely detail Carol
I do like V2.
Pauline.

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Growmore
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27 Jul 2012 - 2:25 PM

Bit good this lot Carol outstanding work.

Gary

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ChiliMan
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27 Jul 2012 - 3:25 PM

My goodness...amaaazing close-ups in Vs 1 and 2, Carol, especially V1!!

Cooor...

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pluckyfilly
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27 Jul 2012 - 3:32 PM

Well done 3 crackers

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SlowSong
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27 Jul 2012 - 4:55 PM

You're getting better and better at these close ups Carol. An excellent three-some.
Chris

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27 Jul 2012 - 4:59 PM

Great detail on these, Carol - excellent shots.
Tony

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jonwebber  6 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
27 Jul 2012 - 5:20 PM

Magically detailed
jon

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annettep38
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27 Jul 2012 - 11:37 PM

fantastic captures, v1 is outstanding. what an eye!

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28 Jul 2012 - 1:38 AM

10/10 Carol ...Bill

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28 Jul 2012 - 6:19 PM

Brilliant pin sharp detail in these, this is high quality macrowork

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LexEquine  8 United States19 Constructive Critique Points
30 Jul 2012 - 10:00 PM

"Magnificent {5 STARs *****} & Beautiful Macro Set!" ~ Peter Smile

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31 Jul 2012 - 12:17 AM

Brilliant macro images ,Carol...........Grin

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