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Hover on the ball !!! ......................................... one from last year.

Special thanks go to > teocali > helenlinda > Lillian > Oakey > franken > for UA's on previous image.

Thanks for stopping by.

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Camera:Nikon D90 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:Sigma 150mm 2.8 EX DG Macro HSM
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:Hover on the ball !!!
Username:bricurtis bricurtis
Uploaded:8 Apr 2013 - 4:39 PM
Tags:Close-up / macro, Flies, Flowers & plants, General, Hover-fly, Insects, Wildlife / nature
Votes:68

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ColleenA
ColleenA e2 Member 2168 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 4:41 PM

Stunning macro photography, great clarity

jackyp
jackyp e2 Member 3jackyp vcard United Kingdom
8 Apr 2013 - 4:47 PM

Amazing detail and colour, a superb macro Grin

bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 91899 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 4:51 PM

Thankyou Jacky - your UA is much appreciated.Smile

Brian.

Ted447
Ted447 e2 Member 151 forum postsTed447 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 5:11 PM

Great macro shot .TedGrinGrin

cabbie
cabbie e2 Member 7cabbie vcard United Kingdom
8 Apr 2013 - 5:20 PM

Spot on well done

Bob

MossyOak
MossyOak  2 England15 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 5:30 PM

1st Class detail and light Brian against a superb bg
Richard

annettep38
annettep38 e2 Member 3186 forum postsannettep38 vcard France30 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 5:31 PM

what a beauty, prickly situation well handled

CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 5:31 PM

Fabulous, Brian. Carol

SlowSong
SlowSong e2 Member 64365 forum postsSlowSong vcard England28 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 5:42 PM

Another top shot. Smile

Goodley
Goodley  4 United Kingdom
8 Apr 2013 - 5:53 PM

Excellent shot,great detail.

helenlinda
helenlinda e2 Member 7337 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 6:13 PM

The detail is as we always expect from you Brian - top notch SmileSmile
Helen

Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 6:47 PM

Another great masterpiece here Brian
well shot
Lillian

johnjo58
johnjo58 e2 Member 4johnjo58 vcard United Kingdom5 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 7:14 PM

Pure quality Brian, superb macro work
David

franken
franken e2 Member 113103 forum postsfranken vcard Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 7:14 PM

Wonderful detail and macro Brian.

Ken

pamelajean
pamelajean Critique Team 8755 forum postspamelajean vcard United Kingdom1589 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 7:28 PM

Not only a brilliant macro, Brian, but co-ordinated colours, too, the yellow and black of the flower echoing the hoverfly's body and the background echoing the wings.

johnke
johnke  154 forum posts South Africa9 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 7:28 PM

Great Macro work Brian nice Bg and so pin sharp...Jonhn

NigelKiteley
NigelKiteley e2 Member 5NigelKiteley vcard 1 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 7:36 PM

Stunning macro work Brian!

bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 91899 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 7:52 PM

A big thankyou to Richard for the UA - very much appreciated.Smile

Brian.

TyChee
TyChee e2 Member 9187 forum postsTyChee vcard United States1 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 8:35 PM

Great macro work.
Ty

Steve_S
Steve_S e2 Member 8176 forum postsSteve_S vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 10:29 PM

Sharp as a pin Bri, excellent macro
Steve

Norfolkboy
Norfolkboy e2 Member 8Norfolkboy vcard England4 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 10:38 PM

An excellent specimen, Brian.
Colin

Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 7Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2013 - 10:41 PM

Stunning shot Brian. Superbly detailed.
Ron

taggart
taggart e2 Member 1042 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 12:50 AM

Most impressive, the bokeh is especailly nice as well!

Daisymaye
Daisymaye e2 Member 5Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 4:05 AM

A super detailed capture Brian.....Sandy

CaroleS
CaroleS e2 Member 434 forum postsCaroleS vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 9:25 AM

Beautifully captured detail Brian.
Carole

bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 91899 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 11:43 AM

Thanks to Ron and Carole for the UA's - much appreciated.SmileSmile

Brian.

Rende
Rende e2 Member 737 forum postsRende vcard Netherlands4 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 2:02 PM

I love the detail, the composition and that wonderful pastel background Brian!
Rende

chalkhillblue
chalkhillblue e2 Member 5143 forum postschalkhillblue vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 3:56 PM

Superb Brian, excellent detail.
David

Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8232 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 6:40 PM

Brilliant pin sharp detail in this magnificent example of macrowork Brian, I could not hover on this one any longer without giving it a user award!Grin

bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 91899 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
9 Apr 2013 - 7:49 PM

Thanks very much Ed - your UA is greatly appreciated. Your are a real 'fly guy'.Smile

Brian.

AnnChown
AnnChown e2 Member 4183 forum postsAnnChown vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
10 Apr 2013 - 5:52 PM

Super sharp Brian - he stands out well against and complements the grey background - or perhaps the background complements him! Smile
Ann

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