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Thank you for all the comments and votes on my previous upload.
Here is another capture i have taken.
Thanks for looking.

Camera:nikon D40 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:18-55mm
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:In the air!
Username:RTDS RTDS
Uploaded:15 Aug 2010 - 6:36 PM
Tags:Close up, Close-up / macro, Flies, Fly, General, In flight, Insects, Macro, Wildlife, Wildlife / nature
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gary_d
gary_d e2 Member 6519 forum postsgary_d vcard Wales12 Constructive Critique Points
15 Aug 2010 - 6:43 PM

Another great shot Robert. - gary

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bunbeam
bunbeam  8 United Kingdom
15 Aug 2010 - 6:43 PM

wow,what a superb capture, amazing details
bunSmile

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
15 Aug 2010 - 6:51 PM

A stunning image, Robert, of this little bee-fly, with his landing gear down! Shortlisted. Carol

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Imagephotographics

Another excellent capture Rob

Chris

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lifesnapper
lifesnapper e2 Member 8lifesnapper vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
15 Aug 2010 - 7:19 PM

Very clever stuff, I've tried this, and it isn't easy.

John Smile

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EAS
EAS e2 Member 5EAS vcard Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
15 Aug 2010 - 7:28 PM

Fabulous, Robert!

Ann

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pluckyfilly
pluckyfilly e2 Member 7282 forum postspluckyfilly vcard United Kingdom33 Constructive Critique Points
15 Aug 2010 - 7:54 PM

OH Robert great shot

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Image123
Image123  5 United Kingdom
15 Aug 2010 - 8:18 PM

well caught
gareth

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astyag
astyag  712 Constructive Critique Points
15 Aug 2010 - 8:23 PM

Superb shot Robert and that with 18-55mm!! that's very good! extraordinary DoF with that lens
Astyag

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maratsuikka
15 Aug 2010 - 8:41 PM

my POTW

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RTDS
RTDS  5 Cyprus
15 Aug 2010 - 8:55 PM

Thank you all for the kind comments.
And a big thank you Mara for the UA.
Robert

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SteveMoulding
SteveMoulding e2 Member 5SteveMoulding vcard United Kingdom7 Constructive Critique Points
15 Aug 2010 - 9:12 PM

Absolutely stunning.
Steve.

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lonely_oryx
lonely_oryx e2 Member 661 forum postslonely_oryx vcard England54 Constructive Critique Points
15 Aug 2010 - 9:20 PM

Brilliant

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Techno
Techno  51004 forum posts England8 Constructive Critique Points
15 Aug 2010 - 10:26 PM

Simply amazing, when Mara comments are "my POTW" you know its that good..
Mal

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photophantom
16 Aug 2010 - 1:34 AM

amazing shot!
Dennis

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jaktis
jaktis e2 Member 1081 forum postsjaktis vcard Sweden
16 Aug 2010 - 7:41 AM

A superb macro

Peter

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
16 Aug 2010 - 8:01 AM

That really is amazing Those legs .... wonderful capture

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videotec
videotec  5 United Kingdom
16 Aug 2010 - 8:52 AM

an amazing capture Robert, simply brilliant.
Pete

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Brian65
Brian65 e2 Member 5Brian65 vcard United Kingdom
16 Aug 2010 - 9:12 AM

Fantastic shot Robert.
Brian

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Ray42
Ray42  6 England3 Constructive Critique Points
16 Aug 2010 - 9:30 AM

Some macro Robert and in flight too - amazing

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sparrowhawk
sparrowhawk e2 Member 5267 forum postssparrowhawk vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
16 Aug 2010 - 11:11 AM

amazing need i say more

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nishchal
nishchal  3 India
16 Aug 2010 - 11:49 AM

A stunning shot, simply brilliant.
nishchal

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acousticmist
16 Aug 2010 - 11:50 AM

Brilliant capture....Martin

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nishchal
nishchal  3 India
16 Aug 2010 - 11:51 AM


Quote: A stunning shot, simply brilliant.
nishchal

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nishchal
nishchal  3 India
16 Aug 2010 - 11:54 AM

Great details.....

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steve5452
steve5452  10 United Kingdom
16 Aug 2010 - 1:30 PM

nice details, how on earth does that fly lol

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peregrin
peregrin  4 United States
16 Aug 2010 - 1:33 PM

stunning photo , great colors

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Steve2rhino
16 Aug 2010 - 1:55 PM

Excellent portfolio, well done.
Steve

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Alan_Baseley
Alan_Baseley e2 Member 13320 forum postsAlan_Baseley vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
16 Aug 2010 - 3:35 PM

Great capture,
Alan

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HobbitDave
16 Aug 2010 - 5:43 PM

What a great capture. These are so hard to get! Excellent plus!
Dave.

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Oleg_Lobzin
16 Aug 2010 - 10:24 PM

Superb macro shot! Wonderfully captured! And this miracle still flying!

Regards, Oleg.

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gabriel_flr
17 Aug 2010 - 6:57 AM

Wow, this is really impressive Robert! i have seen and shot bees, butterflies and so on but flies are master "pilots", very hard to take such a picture, congratulations!
Gabriel

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PeterLaw
PeterLaw  6 United Kingdom
17 Aug 2010 - 2:29 PM

Fifty not out.
Great Shot, with fine detail.
Peter.

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franfoto
franfoto  6 England32 Constructive Critique Points
17 Aug 2010 - 3:53 PM

Still impressed with your ability to catch these things in flight Robert and with such detail.
Fran

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Gid
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17 Aug 2010 - 9:44 PM

fantastic capture
gill

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TerryMcK
TerryMcK  571 forum posts United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
18 Aug 2010 - 8:54 PM

An excellent feature, Robert.
Terry

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FeatherFriend e2 Member 6FeatherFriend vcard England216 Constructive Critique Points
22 Aug 2010 - 8:00 PM

This is a cracker Robert, possibly one of your best, love it,
Geoff.

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Source
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23 Aug 2010 - 7:53 PM

Fantastic capture
-source

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gerrymac
gerrymac  7 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
25 Aug 2010 - 5:58 PM

Amazing......dont know how you capture these
Gerrry

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Nicolasf96
25 Aug 2010 - 9:41 PM

Superb!!!!
Excellent capture with awsome details.
Nicolas

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norton
norton  10 United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
30 Aug 2010 - 9:00 PM

Excellent shot Robert, well timed.................

Tony.

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samarmishra
11 Sep 2010 - 3:15 PM

Excellent image..

Samar..

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