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Fly on Azalia.

By simmo73
Firstly many thanks to all again for your lovely support on the Red Squirrel image.
(all U/As thanked) I am very grateful.
Todays image is not such a pretty subject, but taken with my 24-70 f4 s lens.
I was amazed at the detail it gave me after some serious cropping, can't wait to get the new 105mm 2.8 s macro lens. The azalea flower only attract flies as they are decomposing which is how it all works I suppose!
Hope you are all well.
Geoff

Tags: Close-up and macro Flies wildlife nature

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Comments


johnsd Plus
15 4 2 Scotland
9 Jun 2021 8:38AM
A lovely detailed and composed image Geoff.
KingArthur 15 8 Malta
9 Jun 2021 8:47AM
Lovely detail here Geoff

Joe Smile
cooky Plus
17 6 5 United Kingdom
9 Jun 2021 9:30AM
If ever there was beauty in a fly Geoff...

Pristine image and very award worthy!

Have a lovely day.

Kath
Not my favourite subject Geoff, I must admit but the quality of the image is outstanding.
That lens has a lot to give.

Keep e'm. coming mate, Bill.Smile
9 Jun 2021 10:25AM
Lovely detailed close up,
Dave.
Coen 8 5 South Africa
9 Jun 2021 12:32PM
Shot !!
TrevBatWCC Plus
13 13 19 England
9 Jun 2021 12:40PM
Not my favourite flying objects! 🦟 But it's a super detailed close-up, Geoff 👍
Trev 😀
gconant Plus
10 31 1 United States
9 Jun 2021 1:06PM
I agree with everything that Kath said Geoff !!
A beautiful image of a not so beautiful fly.

Glenn
What fabulous detail Geoff. Thatís a great image.

Karen
9 Jun 2021 1:59PM
Excellent image
richmowil Plus
12 465 2 England
9 Jun 2021 3:06PM
Really nice detail in this very good image Geoff.
9 Jun 2021 3:58PM
Fabulous detailed shot Geoff.SmileSmile
9 Jun 2021 5:51PM
Wow Geoff what detail. As you say not the most appealing of subjects but what an outstanding image. Debs
peterkin 18 683 England
9 Jun 2021 7:54PM
Great detail, Geoff. A terrific image of this unloved creature.

Peter
Chinga Plus
10 3 2 United Kingdom
9 Jun 2021 8:21PM
Top quality macro... Great details Geoff...
Isabel GrinGrinGrin
Mike_Smith Plus
14 817 2 United Kingdom
9 Jun 2021 8:22PM
Cracking close up Geoff, nice and sharp with detail. Your getting a macro lens then, it will open up a new world for you in picture opportunities
Lillian Plus
12 23 17 United Kingdom
11 Jun 2021 9:26PM
Geoff a brilliant sharp shot
14 Jun 2021 9:51PM
Very fine macro here Geoff, wonderful sharpness and detail. Great setting with the Azalea, too.

Dave 🙂

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