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KarenFB Plus
12 5.0k 171 England
22 Jan 2014 6:27AM
Brilliant colours and details!

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terryxc 5 7 England
22 Jan 2014 6:29AM
How do you pick a winner here ???, 3 fantastic shots...after much deliberation, I'll stick my neck out and go for V3...

Andysnapper 10 109 25 England
22 Jan 2014 6:34AM
All 3 are stunning and have a warmth to them that is very welcome on this cold, wet Wednesday. Superb shots Carol.

Chinga Plus
7 3 1 United Kingdom
22 Jan 2014 6:38AM
Wow! Wonderful images, That insect looks so good against the silky yellow!
Marvelous macro quality... My compliments! GrinGrinGrin
andylea 9 37 1 United Kingdom
22 Jan 2014 6:58AM
super set carol brilliant detail wonderful colours and light v1 for me today a cracker nice one Wink
Caziwinkles 5 3 1 United Kingdom
22 Jan 2014 7:07AM
Such lovely colours - so hard to choose a fave - think will go for V1 showing the pollen laden stamen. Smile

22 Jan 2014 7:12AM
Wow...absolutely stunning shots Carol Smile
Fantastic colours and wonderful detail Smile
It's not easy to choose one, but I'll go for V1 Smile
SUE118 Plus
10 8 1 United Kingdom
22 Jan 2014 7:15AM
3 superb captures your tree must be buzzing with delight.SmileSmile
mistere Plus
4 4 3 England
22 Jan 2014 7:27AM
3 Superb macro images, crisp clear details, great colour and composition.
Very nice work.

LynneJoyce Plus
10 20 99 United Kingdom
22 Jan 2014 7:36AM
22 Jan 2014 7:37AM
Absolutely fantastic Carol.

barbarahirst 9 27 12 United Kingdom
22 Jan 2014 7:39AM
All 3 are wonderful
Such clarity..... And the sheen on the wings really is special
fentiger Plus
17 918 24 England
22 Jan 2014 8:05AM
Superb detail in these impressive macro captures.

viscostatic 11 36 5 United Kingdom
22 Jan 2014 8:09AM
Beautiful photographs of the flowers as well as the flies Carol.

22 Jan 2014 8:27AM
Fine set Carol, V1 a slight favourite,
Lillian Plus
9 22 17 United Kingdom
22 Jan 2014 8:45AM
And all attracted to yellow
what a fantastic set Carol
Ted447 Plus
5 213 1 United Kingdom
22 Jan 2014 8:49AM
Super set of images V3 for me. Ted. GrinGrin
moiral 8 12 Scotland
22 Jan 2014 8:55AM
Excellent set of captures as always Carol. Moira
Nikonuser1 Plus
5 153 16 United Kingdom
22 Jan 2014 9:00AM
Super set of images CarolSmile

mrswoolybill Plus
11 1.2k 1929 United Kingdom
22 Jan 2014 9:04AM
Excellent. I'd kill for sunlight like that at the moment.
Three crackers Carol.
ddolfelin Plus
6 103 3 Wales
22 Jan 2014 9:38AM
I don't think it's the flowers that attract all these creatures, Carol.
I think it's your camera.
Over a long period you have produced outstanding pictures of all these creatures.
22 Jan 2014 9:39AM
Simply sublime, Carol!

ali63 Plus
6 775 1 United Kingdom
22 Jan 2014 9:55AM
3 Superb images Carol,

Ali Grin
Mollycat Plus
4 11 2 United Kingdom
22 Jan 2014 10:05AM
Photography of the highest quality, all superb images Carol.
22 Jan 2014 10:05AM
Carol, 3 beautiful images and I love the title given Spring is not too far away Smile
Brian J.
22 Jan 2014 10:17AM
Deserve all prizes.
rontear Plus
15 8 8 England
22 Jan 2014 10:22AM
Sharp....very sharp Carol.
22 Jan 2014 11:31AM
3 winners to share 1 UA

TonyDy Plus
9 10 3 United Kingdom
22 Jan 2014 11:36AM
Great set, Carol - I'm still amazed at the results you get from that little camera!Wink
Irishkate Plus
7 41 114 United Kingdom
22 Jan 2014 11:42AM
So spring is with you?
Olive groves in bloom and a host of hoverflies - do you know how good that sounds?
Not only sound good but looks great!
Kate GrinGrinGrin
TrevBatWCC Plus
9 12 12 England
22 Jan 2014 11:44AM
Three brilliant close-ups, Carol, each one worthy of it's own upload - excellent work as always Smile
Trev Smile
Brian65 9 2 United Kingdom
22 Jan 2014 12:37PM
All three are winners Carol, top notch.
Joline Plus
12 30 53 United States
22 Jan 2014 12:53PM
V2 on that dandelion blossom hits all the right notes for me. Must be nice to have spring come.
22 Jan 2014 1:25PM
All 3 are stunning, brilliant detail
danbrann Plus
13 637 17
22 Jan 2014 2:20PM
Excellent . Difficult.... no impossible to fault.
22 Jan 2014 2:55PM

Quote:Excellent . Difficult.... no impossible to fault.
totally agree love the set tho for me v1 is way out on its own
22 Jan 2014 3:02PM
Sheer to perfection is your work, Carol! Great clarity, light, colours and points of view!
22 Jan 2014 3:05PM
A veritable host of highly detailed, fantasticly coloured Hoverflies, Carol.
Now just imagine what beautiful detail you could get with Birds...!
I dare you Smile Wink

CarolG 11 199 20 Greece
22 Jan 2014 3:07PM

Quote:A veritable host of highly detailed, fantasticly coloured Hoverflies, Carol.
Now just imagine what beautiful detail you could get with Birds...!
I dare you Smile Wink


What, with my tiny point and shoot camera, you must be joking Grin
22 Jan 2014 3:23PM
3 SUPER images once again! - Detail and colours and bokeh and composition and ........ GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin You really can do this , Carol! --- Jukka.Smile
SlowSong Plus
9 7.4k 30 England
22 Jan 2014 4:01PM
Splendid, all three. I think I prefer V3 for the crop and extra bit of closeness, but not much in it. Top shots.
ColleenA Plus
5 367 6 Australia
22 Jan 2014 4:55PM
Wow Carol....look at all those awards..all well deserved, mine would be there if I had one..superb photography
Niknut Plus
8 1.8k 76 United Kingdom
22 Jan 2014 5:29PM
Great shots !!....lovely clarity !!

Bet they're called a 'Bovver of Hovers' ???Smile
annettep38 Plus
7 218 40 Costa Rica
22 Jan 2014 5:38PM
fantastic shot, well deserving the awards Smile
Mike_Smith Plus
10 490 1 United Kingdom
22 Jan 2014 5:49PM
Beautiful these Carol, Hover flies make a good subject
myrab 12 United Kingdom
22 Jan 2014 6:08PM
3 splendid images Carol.

NDODS 7 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
22 Jan 2014 6:09PM
Quality in numbers Carol

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin
basith 5 7 Sri Lanka
22 Jan 2014 6:09PM
Superb captures Carol.
Beautifully highlighted wings, v1 is for me.

Ayoob 7 Australia
22 Jan 2014 6:27PM
Wonderful set of images - like them all very well taken and presented , Carol .....GrinGrinGrin
EileenH 4 1 United Kingdom
22 Jan 2014 6:34PM
Beautiful setSmile

evelen 13 5 England
22 Jan 2014 6:41PM
great set Carol.
bricurtis 12 2.2k 49 England
22 Jan 2014 8:18PM
Super set - can't wait for our UK ones to arrive.
tomcat 12 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
22 Jan 2014 8:46PM
Evenin' Carol
A top trio of wee beauties

Well done with the awards

Been quite a reasonable January day today - for a change

pluckyfilly 11 351 33 United Kingdom
22 Jan 2014 9:01PM
Great macro photography - do you use a flash at all, I enjoy macro and look to upping my game this yearWink
22 Jan 2014 9:35PM
How lovely - I'm looking forward to seeing the hoverflies back again, they are such lovely subjects to photograph, as you've proved in these wonderful shots.
pamelajean Plus
12 1.1k 2023 United Kingdom
22 Jan 2014 9:46PM
Lovely quality images, Carol, well deserving all the awardsTongue!
ChiliMan 11 135 17 Singapore
24 Jan 2014 11:40AM
These truly are amazing close-ups, Carol. Such fine detail!

Glostopcat 12 255 2 England
25 Jan 2014 7:47PM

Quote:Super set - can't wait for our UK ones to arrive.
Could be some time yet fella!Sad What a marvellous set Carol, you've astounded us all yet again with the high quality of your macrowork. V1 is awesome and this set fully deserves all the accolades it has received

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