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A rather attractive visitor to the garden yesterday, and yes, on that mint Smile

Camera:Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ7
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:golden hoverfly
Username:CarolG CarolG
Uploaded:24 Jul 2013 - 5:29 AM
Tags:Close-up, Close-up / macro, General, Hoverfly, Macro, Nature, Wildlife, Wildlife / nature
Votes:73
Voters:Hermanus · ColleenA · Ade_Osman · Mrsbass · HarrietH · ugly · Andysnapper · cjl47 · KarenFB · andylea · ali63 · dven · Badgerfred · SUE118 · Alan_Baseley · Caziwinkles · Lillian · Metro6R4 · User_Removed · AnnChown · LynneJoyce · DicksPics · barbarahirst · mrswoolybill · richmowil · Mavis · NaturesHaven · marktc · Quoise · sparrowhawk · SlowSong · CaroleS · Arty · JN_CHATELAIN_PHOTOGRAPHY · danbrann · rontear · NDODS · Fefe · RonnieAG · Irishkate · lonely_oryx · digital_boi · EMJAYCEE · Stace · TonyDy · jaktis · EileenH · tonyng · basith · tomcat · prabhusinha · TrevBatWCC · WhiteRose1 · crookymonsta · Philip_H · cabbie · dmhuynh72 · Greyheron · Louise_Morris · pluckyfilly · Rock · myrab · Silverzone · hasslebladuk · Bzox · bunbeam · PaulLiley · annettep38 · Glostopcat · Big_Beavis · ChiliMan · georgiepoolie · costas ·
Views:185
Unique Views:85
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Hermanus
Hermanus  3 South Africa
24 Jul 2013 - 5:34 AM

Three lovely photos Carol !! The colour in V1 is best here Smile

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ColleenA
ColleenA Plus Member 3305 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jul 2013 - 5:42 AM

Superb images as usual Carol, love the detail ...well captured as usual

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Ade_Osman
Ade_Osman Plus Member 124521 forum postsAde_Osman vcard England36 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jul 2013 - 5:43 AM

no prizes for guessing these were yours...

Ade Tongue

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Mrsbass
Mrsbass  2 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jul 2013 - 5:56 AM

Superb images Carol, he looks like he is coated in gold leaf with the sun shining on him so nicely. Incredible detail.

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HarrietH
HarrietH Plus Member 5279 forum postsHarrietH vcard Portugal
24 Jul 2013 - 6:03 AM

Really super Carol, especially V1. No bees here so far that I can see but I bet a wasp will find me when we go to the country....... I am glad the mystery of the missing posts has been solved. Wink

Harriet

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ugly
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24 Jul 2013 - 6:27 AM

V1 then V3 today.
A great set of images..

Dave

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Andysnapper
Andysnapper Plus Member 7109 forum postsAndysnapper vcard England25 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jul 2013 - 6:31 AM

That's lovely Carol, what a handsome beastie.

Andy

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cjl47
cjl47  7 England3 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jul 2013 - 7:09 AM

Definitely #1. Cracking shot.
chris

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andylea
andylea  637 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jul 2013 - 7:20 AM

belting set carol brilliant detail wonderful colours and light v1 for me today a cracker nice one Wink
andy

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ali63
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24 Jul 2013 - 7:21 AM

Super images,

Ali

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Badgerfred
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24 Jul 2013 - 7:37 AM

Fine set Carol, V1 my favourite,
Fred.

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SUE118
SUE118 Plus Member 7SUE118 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jul 2013 - 7:40 AM

They certainly like that mint, 3 lovely images.Smile

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Caziwinkles
24 Jul 2013 - 7:46 AM

Three fine captures Carol - V1 is amazing - such detail. Smile

Carol

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Lillian
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24 Jul 2013 - 7:46 AM

And he wentSmile
Carol a good clear set
Lillian

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AnnChown
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24 Jul 2013 - 7:53 AM

I like these little chaps! Smile
Ann

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LynneJoyce
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24 Jul 2013 - 8:02 AM

Lovely capture of some of my favourite models.

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DicksPics
DicksPics Plus Member 4DicksPics vcard United Kingdom11 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jul 2013 - 8:13 AM

Three excellent images, Carol - I particularly like V3 and the take off!

Richard

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barbarahirst
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24 Jul 2013 - 8:22 AM

V2 for my vote today.
and isnt he hansome

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richmowil
richmowil Plus Member 6307 forum postsrichmowil vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jul 2013 - 8:30 AM

Good set Carol, V1 for me today!!

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Mavis
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24 Jul 2013 - 8:34 AM

Superb pieces of work Carol . I love his fluffy , golden hair do . The wings shine . Perfection xx

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marktc
marktc Plus Member 485 forum postsmarktc vcard United Kingdom14 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jul 2013 - 8:45 AM

A wonderful set of images, including an action shot... Very well done Carol.

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danbrann
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24 Jul 2013 - 9:42 AM

Tremendous detail Carol resulting in a winner.

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rontear
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24 Jul 2013 - 10:08 AM

Love the Hoverfly take off Carol !!!
Ron.

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NDODS
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24 Jul 2013 - 10:11 AM

Superb as always Carol.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

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24 Jul 2013 - 10:29 AM

GrinGrinGrinGrin.... Love V1!
Diane

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Irishkate
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24 Jul 2013 - 11:30 AM

Three great close ups, each highlighting different facets, of body, wing or flight.
KateGrinGrinGrin

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lonely_oryx
24 Jul 2013 - 11:35 AM

Wow that is close

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digital_boi
24 Jul 2013 - 11:38 AM

V1 cracker Carol

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EMJAYCEE
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24 Jul 2013 - 11:45 AM

Superb set - love the take off in V3.Smile
Joan.

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Stace
Stace  7 England2 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jul 2013 - 11:53 AM

Great work Carol

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24 Jul 2013 - 12:12 PM

Another great close-up set, Carol.
Tony

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EileenH
EileenH  2 United Kingdom
24 Jul 2013 - 1:18 PM

Another three great capturesSmile

Eileen

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basith
basith  3 Sri Lanka
24 Jul 2013 - 2:21 PM

Great macro, lovely colours & detail.

Basith

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24 Jul 2013 - 2:28 PM

Afternoon Carol,
I can only view V1 at the moment (Works laptop/3G issues), but it is fine frame-filling flyWink

+28C in the shade @ the momentSmile

Adrian

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prabhusinha
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24 Jul 2013 - 3:27 PM

Awesome set

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24 Jul 2013 - 4:45 PM

Brilliant work here, Carol, excellent stuff! I also go for V1 as my fave, for the colour of the background and the composition Wink
Trev Smile

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dmhuynh72  744 forum posts United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
24 Jul 2013 - 6:27 PM

three lovely shots carol
regards
Yung

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24 Jul 2013 - 8:07 PM

Another great set Carol. So vivid! Lou

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24 Jul 2013 - 8:14 PM

Excellent close up

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24 Jul 2013 - 9:35 PM

You catch your images so well excellent detail and sharpness
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25 Jul 2013 - 7:55 AM

Wonderful set Carol. paul

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25 Jul 2013 - 4:47 PM

looks much more impressive than ours. love the colour!

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25 Jul 2013 - 10:01 PM

The first is the best of the bunch Carol. It sounds as though Tomcat has donned his shorts, you are lucky you don't have to see his spindly pasty white pins, I've seen better legs hanging out of a birds nest!Tongue

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