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morpheus1955 9 3 2 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2011 12:09AM
Superb image Ronnie, fabulous colour and excellent timing to catch the bug in mid flight.


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14 Aug 2011 12:11AM
Lovely detail excellent shot
JPatrickM 9 2 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2011 12:33AM
Great shot Ronnie, well timed. Hoverfly looks minute against the lily!
Daisymaye Plus
8 23 10 Canada
14 Aug 2011 12:41AM
That's a lovely lily Ronnie, and wonderfully smelly. A great shot of the bee arriving..............Sandy
lesliea 7 2 Australia
14 Aug 2011 12:44AM
Beautiful image of flower and insect great colours and detail well captured Ronnie.
Allen, Smile
mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
14 Aug 2011 1:00AM
Ready for his final approach here Ronnie.
Looks like he will land on the top runway.
The bottom one is out of order as it is too droopy !!
Super close up.
achieverswales 6 8 101 Wales
14 Aug 2011 1:00AM
Fantastic capture Ronnie, it looks like the flower is going to eat the fly!


taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
14 Aug 2011 1:37AM
ha, ha, ha, I hope he does not drown inside this very wet lily!

Tried photographing in the semi dark this evening using your method sans pajamas! I have not looked at the results yet!
beautiful capture Ronnie

well done

CarolG Plus
9 196 18 Greece
14 Aug 2011 7:00AM
Excellent timing, Ronnie, a super capture. Carol
excellent capture.ronnie......regards jimSmile
dven Plus
11 25 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2011 7:28AM
A super capture,

andylea 8 37 1 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2011 7:32AM
good morning ronnie
brilliant timing pin sharp detail fantastic colours and tones a stunner nice one Wink
EAS 7 1 13 Scotland
14 Aug 2011 8:28AM
Catching these little Hovers in-flight is quite a challenge! Great capture and what a pretty Lily he/she's is en route to!

jaktis Plus
12 84 Sweden
14 Aug 2011 8:29AM
A great capture of the incoming flight

14 Aug 2011 8:53AM
Great colourful detailed image, great timing with the hoverfly, nice one!
luckybry 6 3 Scotland
14 Aug 2011 9:04AM
fantastic capture
Lillian Plus
7 22 17 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2011 9:06AM
Oh dear me Ronnie you have more rain!!Sad
but it does always give your images so much beauty as here
well captured in flight ...perfection
CaroleS Plus
6 423 3 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2011 9:49AM
Gorgeous colours and such large raindrops!! Makes the little hoverfly look so small. Great detail. Carole
Brilliant Ronnie, this would have been a special image without th ehoverfly, who arrived at just the right moment. A dream of an image, well done.

14 Aug 2011 10:03AM
Landing gear down indeed could be a wet landing one good capture Ronnie good detail and close up on the lilly timing was spot on

Graham GrinGrinGrin
7 10 10 England
14 Aug 2011 10:08AM
Perfect timing Ronnie.
wolf1 6 9 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2011 10:20AM
Very nice Ronnie.
jasonrwl Plus
6 1.1k 10 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2011 10:27AM
Great in-flight capture with fantastic colour
Chinga Plus
5 3 1 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2011 12:00PM
Beautiful flower and great timing with your little insect helicoper coming for the landing! Super image. IB
Anna62 5 1 Australia
14 Aug 2011 12:18PM
oh Ronnie..what a terrific well timed image!!!! Fantastic Smile
Trout_Man 7 1 30 Wales
14 Aug 2011 12:43PM
Amazing capture Smile Geoff.
DanielD 6 1 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2011 12:51PM
Excellent timing, Ronnie - Fabulous colours

14 Aug 2011 1:03PM
Perfect timing Ronnie.Well captured..Lin
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2011 2:03PM
Coming in to land - great detailed capture Ronnie Smile
gingerdelight 10 298 11 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2011 3:17PM
Excellent timing here Ronnie, and a beautiful image.
maggieh 8 4 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2011 3:21PM
Great detail - that flower looks threatening!.
AnnChown Plus
6 199 1 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2011 4:15PM
Super image - he looks a very cute little hover fly! Smile
JustDucky 5 8 Canada
14 Aug 2011 5:39PM
impressive capture, great detail Ronnie
evelen 11 5 England
14 Aug 2011 6:31PM
stunning image great shot.eve.
14 Aug 2011 6:47PM
Wonderful work and comp Ronnie,stunning colours Wink
14 Aug 2011 6:52PM
Excellent capture Ronnie, superb photography.
bunbeam 11 2 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2011 6:53PM
stunning capture, love the drips and of course the hoverfly
14 Aug 2011 7:11PM
Excellent detail and timing.
Shellio 5 2 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2011 7:40PM
Lovely image Ronnie, the flower looks huge compared to the Hover Fly, glad you included it as it really makes the picture.
pluckyfilly Plus
10 351 33 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2011 7:56PM
well - look at that hover - super shot love the flower and the way you have captured the centre the hover is the icing on the cakeWink
14 Aug 2011 8:47PM
Taken at just the right moment, it is so hard to catch these in flightSmile Great job ,Ronnie !!!!
Anjantoo 8 7 1 England
14 Aug 2011 9:29PM
Perfect timing Ronnie and that lily is just beautiful too.
14 Aug 2011 11:03PM
Super capture Ronnie, very well timed...superb photography

JimV 10 6 3 Canada
15 Aug 2011 12:46AM
Don't know about coming in to land, looks to me more like it's about to be swallowed whole Ronnie, whatever, it's a great capture!
Rgds., Jim
Porthos 6 1 Northern Ireland
17 Aug 2011 5:28PM
Well captured Ronnie. It's like something out of a science fiction movie.....Derek
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
20 Aug 2011 10:16PM
A real stunner Ronnie, love the detail and vibrant colours. You've really excelled yourself here

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