Hovers landing pad.

By bricurtis
Hovers landing pad.

Hover-fly on Helenium ............. nice bit of prismatic refraction going on in the wings.

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Tags: Insects General Flies Flowers and plants Close-up and macro Helenium Wildlife and nature Hover-flies

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Comments


Ade_Osman 13 4.5k 36 England
22 Jul 2013 6:16PM
Fabulous capture here Bri, well we wouldn't expect anything else from you mucker Smile

Ade

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ali63 Plus
4 739 1 United Kingdom
22 Jul 2013 6:19PM
Super detail,

Ali
22 Jul 2013 6:30PM
Wonderful detail. Smile
MandyG 4 2 England
22 Jul 2013 6:38PM
I don't like it - it shows too much talent Wink
Fabulous - of course! The wings are quite extraordinary.
CarolG Plus
9 195 18 Greece
22 Jul 2013 6:40PM
Superb detail, Brian, such wonderful colouring in the wings, almost like mother of pearl. Carol
RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
22 Jul 2013 6:45PM
Superb detail as always with your work and I do like the pinkish iridescence of the wings.
Ronnie.
super shot. christineGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
franken Plus
13 3.9k 4 Wales
22 Jul 2013 6:52PM
Superb macro Brian!

Ken
taggart Plus
11 46 12 United States
22 Jul 2013 6:54PM
Love the iridescence on the wings-- clever little bee!
tomcat 10 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
22 Jul 2013 6:58PM
An unusual, but very effective POV Brian

Adrian
johnlw 9 1 10 United Kingdom
22 Jul 2013 7:09PM
What a super image as soon as I saw it I thought landing padSmile so the title is spot on. Your image is very sharp and in my opinion perfect.
Maiwand Plus
9 3 71 England
22 Jul 2013 7:15PM
Stunning capture Brian. Amazing quality of detail.GrinGrinGrin
Ron
Quoise Plus
3 710 United Kingdom
22 Jul 2013 7:17PM
Fantastic
john_starkey 6 1 3 United Kingdom
22 Jul 2013 7:21PM
Lovely image.
22 Jul 2013 7:25PM
Those wings are dazzling Brian, stunning macro work!
22 Jul 2013 7:56PM
Wonderful!

P.
boov Plus
3 2 United Kingdom
22 Jul 2013 8:16PM
Brilliant
richmowil Plus
7 310 1 England
22 Jul 2013 8:28PM
Stunning capture!!
Eastlands Plus
5 760 4 Northern Ireland
22 Jul 2013 8:55PM
Super image, glad to make it 30 votes, John.
22 Jul 2013 9:29PM
Fantastic shot. Cathy
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
22 Jul 2013 9:31PM
The background obviously meets the Big O's approval tonight Brian!Wink A marvellous close up focusing on the hoverfly, the detail and clarity is exceptional which is no less than we've come to expect from a man of your legendary prowess
bricurtis Plus
11 2.0k 49 England
22 Jul 2013 9:39PM

Quote:The background obviously meets the Big O's approval tonight Brian!Wink A marvellous close up focusing on the hoverfly, the detail and clarity is exceptional which is no less than we've come to expect from a man of your legendary prowess

Yes - the Big O was very complementary tonight Ed.Grin
annettep38 Plus
5 218 39 Costa Rica
23 Jul 2013 7:46AM
one spectacular hoverfly from the specialist!
SlowSong Plus
7 6.2k 29 England
23 Jul 2013 8:37AM
An "ordinary" fly shown to best advantage through your lens.
x
ChiliMan Plus
9 135 17 Singapore
23 Jul 2013 11:18AM
Oh boy...yeah...the wings are really amazing in this!

Superb shot, Brian Smile

Andrew
CaroleS Plus
6 417 3 United Kingdom
23 Jul 2013 11:21AM
Super colour and detail Brian, especially on those wings!
pluckyfilly Plus
9 350 33 United Kingdom
23 Jul 2013 12:09PM
Detail top notch as always Brian

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