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Hermanus 5 4 South Africa
18 Sep 2013 5:17AM
Two absolute beauties Carol !!

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Benlib 5 1 3
18 Sep 2013 5:32AM
Like #1 better, so much more detail.
jaktis 13 84 Sweden
18 Sep 2013 5:40AM
Lovely shiny flee details

Peter
Chinga Plus
7 3 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 9 109 25 England
18 Sep 2013 6:27AM
Irridescence, beautiful shots Carol.

Andy
Ray12 Plus
4 132 1 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 6:29AM
Beautiful Grin what a cracking image.
LynneJoyce Plus
9 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
Caziwinkles 5 3 1 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 7:01AM
Love his irredescent coat! Two great shots. Smile

Carol
KarenFB Plus
11 4.9k 171 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
9 8 1 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 7:28AM
Fantastic macro images, they are a pest but their colours are brilliant.
18 Sep 2013 7:36AM
Two brilliant captures Carol. I like the colour and details.
Effrossini
fentiger 16 916 24 England
18 Sep 2013 7:45AM
It has a certain beauty ~ as ever well captured.

Albert
ColleenA Plus
5 348 5 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 11 35 5 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 8:11AM
Even greenbottles can be beautiful in your viewfinder Carol - great colour and detail.

Phil.
NaturesHaven 6 283 6 England
18 Sep 2013 8:24AM
But it is a pretty fly..........GrinGrinGrin
barbarahirst 9 27 12 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 8:33AM
what beautiful colours he has
and you really have caught those wings beautifully in V1
richmowil Plus
8 321 2 England
18 Sep 2013 8:55AM
Beautiful, colourful pair of images Carol! Nice work!!
18 Sep 2013 9:03AM
Wow - excellent shots!
NDODS 7 5.1k 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 4 1 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 9:31AM
Beautiful, love the colour Smile

Eileen
EMJAYCEE Plus
8 10 10 England
18 Sep 2013 11:10AM
Horrid critters but you find something of beauty - that metallic green is fab.
Joan.
TonyDy Plus
8 7 3 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 11:36AM
Great shots, Carol.
Tony
lonely_oryx 10 61 55 England
18 Sep 2013 11:39AM
V2 for me. Excellent detail and composition
Irishkate Plus
7 41 111 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
18 Sep 2013 1:43PM
Excellent captures, stunning details and colors!
George
18 Sep 2013 2:14PM
2 Splendid pics.
Daisymaye Plus
9 23 13 Canada
18 Sep 2013 2:52PM
Two beautiful images as only you can do Carol.......Sandy
danbrann 13 636 17
18 Sep 2013 3:27PM
Such detail Carol.
TrevBatWCC Plus
9 12 11 England
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
7 1.6k 76 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 4:37PM
Great shot !!!....love those 'metallic' colours !!
achieverswales 7 8 101 Wales
18 Sep 2013 4:43PM
WOW stunning clarity Carol, v1 for me.

Regards

Trev.
basith 5 7 Sri Lanka
18 Sep 2013 5:04PM
Great captures carol.
Stunning detail and colours.

Basith
annettep38 Plus
6 218 40 Costa Rica
18 Sep 2013 5:26PM
what a shiny fellow under the prickly outside. Just like a Lychee.
basith 5 7 Sri Lanka
18 Sep 2013 5:27PM
I'm sorry Carol, I have no idea about it. (The flower which I upload today)

Basith
18 Sep 2013 6:00PM
But what a fly! Fabulous captures, Carol.

P.
pluckyfilly 11 351 33 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 8:12PM
Brilliant detail and pin sharp
bricurtis Plus
12 2.2k 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 11 255 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
11 135 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
5 775 1 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2013 7:25AM
Excellent work Carol,

Ali

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