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Tachnid Fly (Prosina siberita)

By barrywebb  
This Tachnid fly was taken a year ago today at a wedding reception that took place in a large garden. A friend approached me and told me he had spotted a few of these unusual looking flies around the base of a large tree. At the end of the reception the flies were still there and I got this shot in nice evening light. The funny thing was it was my wedding reception!!! A great way to start married life. So guys - if you want to get away with stuff like this, marry a photographer! I'd like to thank Gill (gill_f) for a wonderful first year.

Tags: Fly Insect Insect close up Close-up and macro Garden wildlife Insects macro Focus stacked Tachnid fly Prosina siberita

Voters: mike9005, PaulHolloway, LotaLota and 41 more

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14 Jul 2019 6:45PM
Stunning detailed close up.
Top notch

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taggart Plus
15 47 14 United States
14 Jul 2019 7:01PM
Congratulations to gill__f !
14 Jul 2019 7:02PM
Great shot and great story too! Smile
Congrats on the first year!

14 Jul 2019 7:25PM
14 Jul 2019 7:54PM
Super detail Barry
Mike_Smith Plus
12 610 1 United Kingdom
14 Jul 2019 9:39PM
Superb sharp and detailed macro shot Barry
14 Jul 2019 11:38PM
A wonderful macro shot Barry, excellent detail. Pam
mac Plus
18 4 Scotland
14 Jul 2019 11:47PM
A great macro plus a good start to married life! So the day was not entirely wasted!!!
Brilliant image and many congrats you got away with it beautifully

15 Jul 2019 6:40AM
Great macro
A superb image and an interesting story!


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