Hover-fly on flowering Mint.

By bricurtis
Taken a couple months ago.

Thanks for Awards on previous image - PM's of appreciation sent.

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Tags: Insects Plants Close-up and macro Mint Hover-fly Wildlife and nature Beauty in nature

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Comments


2 Sep 2019 5:42PM
A stunning capture Brian. The colours and clarity are superb. Pam
franken Plus
18 5.1k 4 United Kingdom
2 Sep 2019 5:44PM
Lovely macro, Brian.

Ken
2 Sep 2019 5:50PM
Excellent Brian, great detail,
Fred.
bricurtis Plus
15 2.3k 50 England
2 Sep 2019 5:56PM
That's a good start.

My thanks go to Pam for the GEA - very much appreciated. Smile
and to Ken for his UA.Smile

Brian.
2 Sep 2019 6:25PM
Beautiful image
Silverzone 13 2 England
2 Sep 2019 6:27PM
superb, Sylvia
chase Plus
15 1.8k 452 England
2 Sep 2019 6:29PM
Lovely detail and colour Brian.very well exposed.
Maiwand 13 3 73 England
2 Sep 2019 6:59PM
Awesome closeup capture of this Fly. Amazing detail.
Ron
Saastad Plus
1 16 11 Norway
2 Sep 2019 7:14PM
Beautiful work!

Arne
Mike_Smith Plus
13 677 1 United Kingdom
2 Sep 2019 7:40PM
As always with your pictures Bri, the clarity and sharpness is spot on. Very colourful macro, a pleasure to view
SlowSong Plus
12 9.3k 30 England
2 Sep 2019 7:50PM
Keeping a leg in two camps, just in case. Beautiful clarity.
pamelajean Plus
14 1.4k 2159 United Kingdom
2 Sep 2019 8:10PM
Beautifully captured between the two mint flowers, clear and sharp, up to your usual high standard.
Mollycat Plus
7 21 2 United Kingdom
2 Sep 2019 8:14PM
Stunning, and beautifully detailed Brian.
Peter
RonnieAG Plus
10 154 119 Scotland
2 Sep 2019 8:19PM
All these UAs says it all: and image greatly appreciated by so many, with me being one of them.
Superb detail and with the insect settled on a less often seen flowering perch.
R.
2 Sep 2019 8:29PM
Superb shot Brian. Cathy
Terry L 17 609 5 England
2 Sep 2019 8:35PM
Great work as always Brian, love those contrasting colours.
bricurtis Plus
15 2.3k 50 England
2 Sep 2019 8:37PM
More thanks go to - Ian - Sylvia - Mike - Chris - Pamela - Peter - Ronnie........ UA's are greatly appreciated.Smile

Brian.
taggart Plus
16 47 14 United States
2 Sep 2019 8:37PM
Perfectly exposed and composed--color and light most pleasing! kudos!
TornadoTys 5 137 United Kingdom
2 Sep 2019 8:46PM
Most unusual composition oh Hoverfly spanning 2 flowers !
Niknut Plus
10 2.7k 82 United Kingdom
2 Sep 2019 8:54PM
Superb shot !!...wonderful colours & detail...impressive stuff !!.Smile
bricurtis Plus
15 2.3k 50 England
2 Sep 2019 9:00PM

Quote:Most unusual composition oh Hoverfly spanning 2 flowers !

I just missed it being half and half on each flower.Smile
bricurtis Plus
15 2.3k 50 England
2 Sep 2019 9:02PM
Thanks very much Keith for your UA - appreciated.Smile

Brian.
2 Sep 2019 10:33PM
Great image. Well captured.
tonyguitar 8 77 37 Canada
3 Sep 2019 2:56AM
Brilliant, and keeping beautiful company as well. TG
TonyDy Plus
11 52 3 United Kingdom
3 Sep 2019 8:37AM
Super close-up, Brian.
Tony
Irishkate Plus
10 42 118 United Kingdom
3 Sep 2019 10:37AM
Top notch and I can smell that mint.
KateGrin
CaroleS Plus
10 442 3 United Kingdom
3 Sep 2019 2:08PM
Love this one bridging the gap! Clarity so good.
Carole
bricurtis Plus
15 2.3k 50 England
3 Sep 2019 8:36PM
My thanks also go to - Sam - Tony - Steven - Kate - Carole - Prabhusinha .......UA's really appreciated.Smile

Brian.
sparrowhawk Plus
11 282 2 United Kingdom
3 Sep 2019 9:13PM
lovely job
The votes say it all ! Amazing detail captured.
Carol
janlea 8 3 United Kingdom
4 Sep 2019 7:30PM
Superb detail and stunning colours SmileSmile
Jan
bricurtis Plus
15 2.3k 50 England
4 Sep 2019 8:42PM
My thanks also go - Kristina - Carol - Jan ..........UA's much appreciated.Wink

Brian.

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