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Would you believe it - Another Hover fly!

I really like this shot, but I wasn't going to post it... The bottom right corner has a blurred/out of focus area and I feel it is a little distracting?

A Photoshop guru would have amended this I am sure - If you are out there, maybe you can tell if its easy to amend this?

I figure its better to upload and share, so I hope you like it anyway, hopefully I can pick up these skills to improve.

Thanks for looking.

Camera:Nikon D40 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:sigma macro
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:Hover III
Username:Uncle_Wonk Uncle_Wonk
Uploaded:2 Aug 2008 - 7:30 AM
Tags:Close up, Close-up / macro, Hover, Hoverfly, Insect, Wildlife, Wildlife / nature
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Votes:63
Voters:Buffalo_Tom · cjl47 · SurreyHillsMan · StephenBrighton · Arty · Rodmac · Dugud · ericfaragh · Angi_Wallace · Dee73 · madbob · MNPHOTO · lonely_oryx · imander · penguinjeff · ringyneck · BERTRAM · Stace · sunshot · bigheart. · Bob_V · MandsH · Trev_p · tim g · Donnyboy · User_Removed · mrcal · phototime · Lexical · skewey · Hop-A-Long · crookymonsta · nolongeramember · Guillaume · whiteswan01 · nickyv32 · hellsbells8868 · GlenD · norton · Maiwand · FeatherFriend · photophantom · Sideshow_bob · fatherpie · arhb · awesomeshot · gerrymac · Thanatos · KangaGal · Badgerfred · ChazB · BEVZED · JudeC · A Booth · daffydill56 · Glostopcat · MickS · celestun · lesgoodey · GillyB · SandraKay · greatdog · Big_Beavis ·
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Buffalo_Tom
Buffalo_Tom Plus Member 82322 forum postsBuffalo_Tom vcard Wales9 Constructive Critique Points
2 Aug 2008 - 7:31 AM

Excellent close up and detail.
Tom.

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cjl47
cjl47 Plus Member 7cjl47 vcard England3 Constructive Critique Points
2 Aug 2008 - 7:32 AM

Great shot again, well captured.

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SurreyHillsMan
SurreyHillsMan Plus Member 727 forum postsSurreyHillsMan vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
2 Aug 2008 - 7:47 AM

Great shot.. not at all distracting

Jon

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Rodmac
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2 Aug 2008 - 8:07 AM

Pin sharp, nice clean background and looking into the frame - lovely.

Rod

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ericfaragh
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2 Aug 2008 - 8:57 AM

Nice close up detail.

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madbob
madbob Plus Member 9madbob vcard United Kingdom
2 Aug 2008 - 9:30 AM

u could have used adobe photo shop to sort it great clear shot

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MNPHOTO
MNPHOTO Plus Member 6MNPHOTO vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
2 Aug 2008 - 10:09 AM

lovely work

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penguinjeff
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2 Aug 2008 - 10:32 AM

Super shot.

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BERTRAM
BERTRAM Plus Member 6BERTRAM vcard United Kingdom
2 Aug 2008 - 10:57 AM

Super macro shot.
Dave

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Stace
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2 Aug 2008 - 11:28 AM

Super sharp ,detailed image
Stace

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sunshot
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2 Aug 2008 - 2:38 PM

outstanding capture, great detail

marc

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Bob_V
Bob_V Plus Member 7Bob_V vcard United States2 Constructive Critique Points
2 Aug 2008 - 4:00 PM

Superb macro.
Bob

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MandsH
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2 Aug 2008 - 4:45 PM

Excellent close up
Mandy

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2 Aug 2008 - 6:02 PM

This is a fine macro shot.Well done
Jon

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Lexical
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2 Aug 2008 - 9:48 PM

Great Shot
Phil

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Hop-A-Long
Hop-A-Long Plus Member 852 forum postsHop-A-Long vcard England
2 Aug 2008 - 10:21 PM

Excellent macro work. Fabulous.
Andy

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nolongeramember

beautiful crystal clear shot of quality

stunning !!!

Nikki !

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Guillaume
Guillaume Plus Member 8119 forum postsGuillaume vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
3 Aug 2008 - 12:32 AM

Nevermind the bottom-right corner John. It's a brilliant shot that is pin sharp and with a nice shallow depth of field.
Guillaume

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whiteswan01
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3 Aug 2008 - 12:45 AM

wow what a sharp shot well captured
Dawn

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nickyv32
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3 Aug 2008 - 7:41 AM

Super close up shot, fine detail.

Nicky

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3 Aug 2008 - 11:40 AM

Great detail and composition,superb shot,well captured...............

Tony.

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Maiwand
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3 Aug 2008 - 2:33 PM

Great shot. Really fine sharp detail.
Ron

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FeatherFriend
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3 Aug 2008 - 2:35 PM

No need to apologise, it's a great shot.
Geoff.

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photophantom
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4 Aug 2008 - 11:28 AM

Excellent, pin sharp

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6 Aug 2008 - 9:20 PM

Love it as is
Gerry

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7 Aug 2008 - 1:23 PM

I know how hard it is to get these pin sharp well done

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KangaGal
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8 Aug 2008 - 6:25 AM

Super close up and detail.
Jenny

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ChazB
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13 Aug 2008 - 12:53 AM

Superb detail and dof, well captured. I'm not too distracted by the corner but if you wanted to give it a try, the spot healing brush is quite useful and easy to use, I've used it a few times to touch up similar backgrounds.
Charlotte

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Uncle_Wonk
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13 Aug 2008 - 8:54 AM

Thanks Charlotte - I will certainly give the spot healing brush a go.

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25 Aug 2008 - 10:29 AM

amazing detail - excellent colours.

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