Hoverfly.

By Badgerfred
A small hoverfly sequence of 3 images in the order taken.
This hoverfly was about 12mm total length.

Captured in our garden recently.

V1. In Flight.
V2. At Rest.
V3. Hovering.

Tags: Hoverfly Wildlife and nature IMGP5710 IMGP5712 IMGP5713 FJE917

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Comments


andylea 7 37 1 United Kingdom
26 Jul 2013 12:08AM
cracking detail fred brilliant timing and colour v3 for me today a stunning capture top shot Wink
andy

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mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
26 Jul 2013 12:09AM
Well lit and coloured these three Fred.
Go for the inflight capture of V1.
Excellent shot.
Mick.
richmowil Plus
7 310 1 England
26 Jul 2013 12:14AM
Three great images Fred!! V3 is outstanding!!
paskinmj 7 11 1 United Kingdom
26 Jul 2013 12:30AM
Perfectly timed and focussed.
Matt
AnneWorner 8 620 43 United States
26 Jul 2013 12:43AM
I love this in-flight capture - v3 is super too.

Anne
Hermanus 4 4 South Africa
26 Jul 2013 4:38AM
Three really great captures Fred - of which the final one is the climax Smile
CarolG Plus
9 195 18 Greece
26 Jul 2013 5:38AM
Excellent captures, Fred, wish I could get justa half decent in flight image, you've done really well with these Smile Carol
Danial 7 Iran, Islamic Republic Of
26 Jul 2013 5:50AM
Great shot SmileSmile
26 Jul 2013 6:36AM
Excellent detailed in flight capture Fred. V3 is amazing!
Effrossini
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
26 Jul 2013 7:01AM
They're all well captured, Fred, but I do like the simplicity of v1.

Dave
26 Jul 2013 7:49AM
great captures.
netta1234 Plus
4 354 2 Wales
26 Jul 2013 8:03AM
Your image was featured E2 photo when I switched on.
Three brilliant images,I love the colour and light in v2Smile
NettaSmile
NDODS Plus
5 4.9k 125 United Kingdom
26 Jul 2013 8:07AM
A great image Fred, I love the space in which the chap can move into. Great photography

Nathan GrinGrinGrin
jdinne 13 16 England
26 Jul 2013 8:09AM
Excellent set Fred think V3 is superb.

John
Caziwinkles 3 3 1 United Kingdom
26 Jul 2013 8:12AM
Wow! Three crackers here Fred. So sharp - amazing. Smile

Carol
moiral 6 12 Scotland
26 Jul 2013 8:56AM
Nicely captured Fred, and V3 is a cracker. Moira
danbrann Plus
11 620 17
26 Jul 2013 9:13AM
Three beauties Fred with V1 humming for me
26 Jul 2013 9:19AM
Superb set of images Fred V3 is outstanding

Hugh
Herge88 Plus
9 40 4 England
26 Jul 2013 9:48AM
I had a lot of fun and frustration a couple of years ago trying to capture Hoverflies, you have done especially well with the in flight capture.

Best Matt
Nigeve1 Plus
3 1.4k 101 United Kingdom
26 Jul 2013 10:03AM
Three great captures, V3 for me today.
Nigel
26 Jul 2013 10:24AM
Stunning captures Fred, bloody good work.
Gary
Richsr Plus
9 90 223 England
26 Jul 2013 10:28AM
A good set of images of this small insect Fred.
Regards Richard
tomcat 10 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
26 Jul 2013 11:22AM
Three real belters Fred

Damn difficult critters to nail

Adrian
lonely_oryx 8 61 54 England
26 Jul 2013 11:25AM
Love the space in v1 and the capture of v3
A Booth 14 11 4 United Kingdom
26 Jul 2013 11:59AM
superbly captured composed and presented set.
26 Jul 2013 12:47PM
magnificent set of shots
bricurtis Plus
11 2.0k 49 England
26 Jul 2013 3:14PM
Excellent sequence Fred - not easy.
Brian.
Maiwand Plus
9 3 72 England
26 Jul 2013 4:17PM
Superbly timed Fred.GrinGrinGrinGrin
Ron
Brian65 7 2 United Kingdom
26 Jul 2013 4:45PM
Great work Fred.
Brian
pluckyfilly Plus
10 351 33 United Kingdom
26 Jul 2013 8:43PM
Only my second viewing tonight and both hovers! Good set on a difficult subject Fred
senn Plus
5 4 1 Belgium
26 Jul 2013 9:21PM
nice set .. V3 is my preference
myrab 10 United Kingdom
26 Jul 2013 9:33PM
3 lovely images, well captured Fred.

Myra
Mike_Smith Plus
9 300 1 United Kingdom
26 Jul 2013 9:50PM
Three crackers Fred, i also uploaded one of these today
26 Jul 2013 11:25PM
Great moment caught, especially over to one side of the frame,looks greatFred!
Maggie
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
28 Jul 2013 12:21AM
The use of space works so well Fred, I must agree with Andy by stating that v3 is the pick of the bunch
Humblebee 4 1 England
28 Jul 2013 8:46AM
Three great shots, Fred, but v3 is the tops ... Carol Grin
28 Jul 2013 9:45AM
Thanks everyone for all comments and clicks, special thanks to Steve (sparrowhawk) for his much appreciated user award,
Fred.
Chinga Plus
5 1 1 United Kingdom
31 Jul 2013 5:23AM
Beautifully caught! Three amazing images with very good camera work! Grin
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