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A rather bristly tachnid fly in need of windscreen wipers Smile

Camera:Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ7
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:tachnid fly
Username:CarolG CarolG
Uploaded:13 Apr 2013 - 6:11 AM
Tags:Close-up, Close-up / macro, Fly, General, Macro, Nature, Wildlife, Wildlife / nature
Votes:61
Voters:johnke · prabhusinha · KarenFB · LynneJoyce · Hermanus · Lillian · ColleenA · saeidNL · Ade_Osman · ugly · Ray42 · Caziwinkles · EMJAYCEE · User_Removed · barbarahirst · CaroleS · AnnChown · Badgerfred · leontari · WhiteRose1 · SlowSong · DOGSBODY · Bzox · Chinga · NDODS · TrevBatWCC · rontear · Maiwand · Arty · digital_boi · sparrowhawk · crookymonsta · BURNSIE · andylea · lonely_oryx · helenlinda · Quoise · richmowil · Irishkate · TonyDy · EAS · achieverswales · Daisymaye · Philip_H · mex · jaktis · GeorgePlatis · Glostopcat · Brian65 · JN_CHATELAIN_PHOTOGRAPHY · MrsS · accipiter · marktc · phil_j · pamelajean · Alan_Baseley · Big_Beavis · annettep38 · evelen · boov · WindowonWildlife ·
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prabhusinha
prabhusinha Plus Member 7prabhusinha vcard India3 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2013 - 6:14 AM

What a coincidence thousand miles apart, but uploading in sequence.

A great macro work.

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johnke
johnke  2223 forum posts South Africa14 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2013 - 6:16 AM

Very well seen and very well captured Carol, I love the POV and composition in V1 that takes my vote but all are really awesome...John

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LynneJoyce
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13 Apr 2013 - 6:29 AM

Three fine shots all of which have their merits but the detail of the pollen on the eyes in V1 makes this one a winner for me.

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Hermanus
Hermanus  2 South Africa
13 Apr 2013 - 6:44 AM

Three beauties Carol !! Once again amazing photography !

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Lillian
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13 Apr 2013 - 6:53 AM

Done it again Carol
another exceptional set!!
Lillian

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ColleenA
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13 Apr 2013 - 6:56 AM

Wow Carol...day after day..exceptional captures, amazing macro imagesGrinGrin

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saeidNL
saeidNL  5 Netherlands3 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2013 - 6:57 AM

Another fantastic and wonderful set of images indeed,very well done,
Saeid

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13 Apr 2013 - 7:26 AM

Well done Carol.....

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Ray42
Ray42  7 England3 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2013 - 7:37 AM

An excellent trio - v1 is special

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Caziwinkles
13 Apr 2013 - 7:56 AM

Superb - yet again! Three fab captures - love V1 - he looks in need of a good wash and brush up! Smile

Carol

Last Modified By Caziwinkles at 13 Apr 2013 - 7:56 AM

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barbarahirst
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13 Apr 2013 - 8:19 AM

Excellent images again...
Torn between V 1 and V 3

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CaroleS
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13 Apr 2013 - 8:19 AM

Three excellent capturesSmile

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AnnChown
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13 Apr 2013 - 8:27 AM

Very well taken Carol - he is very hairy and everyone is as clear as clear.
Ann

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Badgerfred
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13 Apr 2013 - 8:48 AM

V1 my favourite in this super set Carol,
Fred.

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leontari
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13 Apr 2013 - 9:19 AM

Exceptional set again, Carol.SmileSmile
Effrossini

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WhiteRose1
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13 Apr 2013 - 9:24 AM

Excellent detail in v1, Carol and amazing dof from your handheld panny.

Dave

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NDODS
NDODS Plus Member 44051 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom111 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2013 - 9:52 AM

"Come fly with me..."

Three belters each stuffed with immense detail, image number two being my favourite Carol

Regards NathanGrinGrinGrin

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Chinga
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13 Apr 2013 - 9:53 AM

WOA! Your macros are getting better and better! This is EXCELLENT with all those defined details on show!
Regards, IB

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TrevBatWCC
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13 Apr 2013 - 9:55 AM

Think I'd have swatted this nasty looking chap, rather than photographing him! Wink But what a cracking set of close-ups, Carol, with V1 being my fave Smile
Trev Smile

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maryg
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13 Apr 2013 - 9:59 AM

All three are super images, for the pov V1 gets my vote today.

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13 Apr 2013 - 10:06 AM

Such detail Carol!!
Ron.

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Maiwand
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13 Apr 2013 - 10:08 AM

V1-- superb closeup Carol with some staggering quality.GrinGrinGrinGrin
Ron

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digital_boi
13 Apr 2013 - 10:34 AM

V1 tops marks Carol a fine overall set excellent close up work

GrahamGrinGrinGrin

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13 Apr 2013 - 10:40 AM

superb

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BURNSIE
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13 Apr 2013 - 10:47 AM

As usual great close ups.
Regards
Burnsie

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andylea
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13 Apr 2013 - 10:49 AM

v1 for me today carol the detail is fantastic a stunning close up top shot Wink
andy

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lonely_oryx
13 Apr 2013 - 10:52 AM

I thought v1 was great until I saw v3 which was even greater

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13 Apr 2013 - 10:57 AM

Excellent detail Carol - v1 for me SmileSmileSmile
Helen

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Quoise
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13 Apr 2013 - 11:32 AM

Ugly blighter but excellent detail Smile

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richmowil
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13 Apr 2013 - 11:33 AM

Great detail in these three fine images!! Love em!!

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Irishkate
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13 Apr 2013 - 11:45 AM

Superb detail and love the composition in V1.
KateGrinGrinGrin

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13 Apr 2013 - 11:45 AM

Great set, as always, Carol - particularly like V1
Tony

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EAS
EAS  6 Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2013 - 12:24 PM

V1 for me. Incredible details. Not perhaps the prettiest image you've posted though! Tongue

Ann

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achieverswales
13 Apr 2013 - 12:45 PM

Did not think your macro photography could get better as it was excellent, but these are awesome Carol.


Regards

Trev.

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Daisymaye
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13 Apr 2013 - 1:06 PM

Excellent captures Carol......Sandy

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Philip_H
Philip_H  3 United Kingdom
13 Apr 2013 - 1:11 PM

Wonderful detail.

P.

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jaktis
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13 Apr 2013 - 3:27 PM

Great details

Peter

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13 Apr 2013 - 5:11 PM

Phenomenal detail in these close ups Carol, not surprised to see the clicks fly in for them

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13 Apr 2013 - 5:29 PM

3 of the best Carol, love V1&V3

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13 Apr 2013 - 6:30 PM

Great set here Carol. Is that pollen on his eyes? A

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13 Apr 2013 - 7:01 PM

Stunning set of great captures!
George

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marktc
marktc Plus Member 460 forum postsmarktc vcard United Kingdom14 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2013 - 8:08 PM

Another set of fabulous macro's Carol, your skill knows no bounds. I have to say though... its a butt ugly bug!WinkWink

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13 Apr 2013 - 8:46 PM

V1's detail is outstanding, Carol, and the composition really appeals to me too.

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annettep38
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14 Apr 2013 - 7:40 AM

love your explanation. had the same ones last year in the garden.
fantastic detail in v1

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14 Apr 2013 - 7:08 PM

Awesome

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