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18 Sep 2013 5:17AM
Two absolute beauties Carol !!

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Benlib Plus
4 1 3
18 Sep 2013 5:32AM
Like #1 better, so much more detail.
jaktis Plus
12 84 Sweden
18 Sep 2013 5:40AM
Lovely shiny flee details

Peter
Chinga Plus
5 1 1 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 5:42AM
Wow Carol! Great details! "Beasties" really! Grin
IB
18 Sep 2013 5:54AM
Top class shot.
Andysnapper Plus
7 109 25 England
18 Sep 2013 6:27AM
Irridescence, beautiful shots Carol.

Andy
Ray12 Plus
3 109 1 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 6:29AM
Beautiful Grin what a cracking image.
LynneJoyce Plus
7 20 99 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 6:49AM
Very pretty flies nicely captured so what's the problem?
18 Sep 2013 6:57AM
But what a beautiful fly! Great capture.

Harriet
18 Sep 2013 7:01AM
Love his irredescent coat! Two great shots. Smile

Carol
KarenFB Plus
9 4.6k 167 England
18 Sep 2013 7:17AM

Quote:I must be getting desperate if I am reduced to photographing flies


Not at all!!! Even flies have a certain beauty about them - especially this one! Just look at the wonderful colours and details. Brilliantly stalked (not easy with flies) and captured!
SUE118 Plus
7 8 1 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 7:28AM
Fantastic macro images, they are a pest but their colours are brilliant.
Two brilliant captures Carol. I like the colour and details.
Effrossini
fentiger Plus
14 916 23 England
18 Sep 2013 7:45AM
It has a certain beauty ~ as ever well captured.

Albert
ColleenA Plus
3 315 3 Australia
18 Sep 2013 7:54AM

Quote:I must be getting desperate if I am reduced to photographing flies

Not at all!!! Even flies have a certain beauty about them - especially this one! Just look at the wonderful colours and details. Brilliantly stalked (not easy with flies) and captured!


I agree, you captured his colours so well and I love that seedhead, its beautiful on its own...great captures
viscostatic 9 33 5 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 8:11AM
Even greenbottles can be beautiful in your viewfinder Carol - great colour and detail.

Phil.
18 Sep 2013 8:24AM
But it is a pretty fly..........GrinGrinGrin
18 Sep 2013 8:33AM
what beautiful colours he has
and you really have caught those wings beautifully in V1
richmowil Plus
7 310 1 England
18 Sep 2013 8:55AM
Beautiful, colourful pair of images Carol! Nice work!!
Wow - excellent shots!
NDODS Plus
5 4.8k 125 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 9:07AM
Stunning...

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin
18 Sep 2013 9:13AM
excellent close up Carol fine detail and colour

GrahamGrinGrinGrin
EileenH 2 1 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 9:31AM
Beautiful, love the colour Smile

Eileen
EMJAYCEE Plus
6 9 10 England
18 Sep 2013 11:10AM
Horrid critters but you find something of beauty - that metallic green is fab.
Joan.
TonyDy Plus
7 4 2 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 11:36AM
Great shots, Carol.
Tony
lonely_oryx 8 61 54 England
18 Sep 2013 11:39AM
V2 for me. Excellent detail and composition
Irishkate Plus
5 33 92 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 12:59PM
Those irridescent greens make up for any feelings of your fly being mundane.
Two lovely shots Carol.
KateGrinGrinGrin
Excellent captures, stunning details and colors!
George
18 Sep 2013 2:14PM
2 Splendid pics.
18 Sep 2013 2:52PM
Two beautiful images as only you can do Carol.......Sandy
danbrann Plus
11 567 16
18 Sep 2013 3:27PM
Such detail Carol.
18 Sep 2013 4:29PM
Think I'd be swatting them rather than photographing them! But two excellent close-ups, Carol Smile
Trev Smile
Niknut Plus
5 1.1k 68 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 4:37PM
Great shot !!!....love those 'metallic' colours !!
18 Sep 2013 4:43PM
WOW stunning clarity Carol, v1 for me.

Regards

Trev.
18 Sep 2013 5:04PM
Great captures carol.
Stunning detail and colours.

Basith
annettep38 Plus
4 217 36 Costa Rica
18 Sep 2013 5:26PM
what a shiny fellow under the prickly outside. Just like a Lychee.
18 Sep 2013 5:27PM
I'm sorry Carol, I have no idea about it. (The flower which I upload today)

Basith
But what a fly! Fabulous captures, Carol.

P.
pluckyfilly Plus
9 350 33 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 8:12PM
Brilliant detail and pin sharp
bricurtis Plus
10 2.0k 49 England
18 Sep 2013 9:06PM
Lovely green sheen on this beauty Carol.Smile
Brian.
18 Sep 2013 10:10PM
Two excellent macro shots, Carol!

Richard
Glostopcat Plus
9 255 2 England
18 Sep 2013 11:05PM
Now that is close Carol, fabulous colour and detail. I bet you are glad you don't have ten greenbottles hanging on your wall!WinkGrinTongue
18 Sep 2013 11:39PM
Two excellent macro shots Carol..Lin
ChiliMan Plus
9 135 17 Singapore
19 Sep 2013 6:59AM
Not at all...some flies are gorgeous...like this one! Gosh...amazing green.

Superb close-ups, Carol.

Andrew Smile
ali63 Plus
4 733 1 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2013 7:25AM
Excellent work Carol,

Ali

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