Login or Join Now

Upload your photos, chat, win prizes and much more

Username:
Password:
Remember Me

Can't Access your Account?

New to ePHOTOzine? Join ePHOTOzine for free!

Syrphid Fly (Syrphus ribesii)

Join Now

Join ePHOTOzine, the friendliest photography community.

Upload photos, chat with photographers, win prizes and much more for free!

New PortraitPro 12 SALE + 10% OFF code EPZROS814

Upgrade to e2

Tired of clicking to see a large version? Upgrade to e2 to browse all photos automatically at their largest size.
Add Comment

Syrphid flies are abundant, well known mimics of various bees and wasp species. Flies within this genus are predators of aphids and other insects. Adults feed on nectar and pollen, as well as honeydew produced by aphids.

Brand:NIKON CORPORATION
Camera:Nikon D800 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:105.0 mm f/2.8
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:17 Mar 2013 - 4:04 PM
Focal Length:105mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/3.2
Aperture:f/9.0
Shutter Speed:1/2500sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:2800
Exposure Mode:Manual
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Syrphid Fly (Syrphus ribesii)
Username:GeorgePlatis GeorgePlatis
Uploaded:23 Mar 2013 - 3:14 PM
Tags:Close-up / macro, Insects, Wildlife / nature
VS Mode Rating 100 (33.33% won)
These stats show the percentage of wins and the rating score that your photo has achieved. You can go to the VS Mode by clicking on this icon.

Signup to e2

Signup to e2 to see which photo this has won or lost against in the vs mode
Votes:39

Comments

NDODS
NDODS e2 Member 33120 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom102 Constructive Critique Points
23 Mar 2013 - 3:43 PM

Pin sharp and perfectly composed.

Regards Nathan

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

ColleenA
ColleenA e2 Member 2168 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
23 Mar 2013 - 3:57 PM

A great close up, excellent work

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
23 Mar 2013 - 4:46 PM

An excellent macro, George, such tiny little critters, but he's posing well for you Smile Carol

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

richmowil
richmowil e2 Member 5241 forum postsrichmowil vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
23 Mar 2013 - 5:33 PM

Nice Detail! Nice Image!! like it a lot!!

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Mrsbass
Mrsbass  1 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
23 Mar 2013 - 6:13 PM

Superb macro of this colourful little chap! First Class again george.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

BarbaraR
BarbaraR  8 England1 Constructive Critique Points
23 Mar 2013 - 6:17 PM

Lovely sharp detail.

B.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

TyChee
TyChee e2 Member 9187 forum postsTyChee vcard United States1 Constructive Critique Points
24 Mar 2013 - 2:50 AM

Nice sharp macro.
Ty

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

DicksPics
DicksPics e2 Member 3DicksPics vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
24 Mar 2013 - 7:31 AM

An excellent macro, George!

****

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

senn
senn e2 Member 3senn vcard Belgium1 Constructive Critique Points
24 Mar 2013 - 11:49 AM

nice colourful capture George

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

1881
1881  2 India
24 Mar 2013 - 5:37 PM

CLASSIC.
S
A
N
J
E
E
V.----

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

- Original Poster Comments
- Your Posts

Add a Comment

You must be a member to leave a comment

Username:
Password:
Remember me:
Un-tick this box if you want to login each time you visit.