Login or Join Now

Upload your photos, chat, win prizes and much more

Username:
Password:
Remember Me

Can't Access your Account?

New to ePHOTOzine? Join ePHOTOzine for free!

Magnifying Glass

Join Now

Join ePHOTOzine, the friendliest photography community.

Upload photos, chat with photographers, win prizes and much more for free!

Add Comment

I think you will need a magnifying glass to see the star of this image....
The flower wasnt big .... just over an inch
So how big was that critter?
And I hadnt seen it with my eye.

Brand:Nikon CORPORATION
Camera:Nikon D80 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:28-300mm f/3.5-5.6 G VR
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:8 Sep 2013 - 2:54 PM
Focal Length:210mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/5.7
Aperture:f/5.6
Shutter Speed:1/500sec
Exposure Comp:-2/3
ISO:400
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:No Flash
White Balance:Auto
Title:Magnifying Glass
Username:barbarahirst barbarahirst
Uploaded:12 Sep 2013 - 8:09 AM
Tags:Close-up / macro, Flowers & plants, Wildlife / nature
VS Mode Rating 99 (40% won)
These stats show the percentage of wins and the rating score that your photo has achieved. You can go to the VS Mode by clicking on this icon.

Signup to Plus

Become a plus member to see which photo this has won or lost against in the vs mode
Votes:75
Voters:Badgerfred · User_Removed · phil99 · fentiger · andylea · robway · canonfan · CaroleS · ValeryAst · mex · RonnieAG · woolybill1 · abeeror2 · mrswoolybill · pluckyfilly · ugly · fificat100 · Tish1 · digital_boi · HarrietH · morpheus1955 · saeidNL · PattiW · annettep38 · Hermanus · lonely_oryx · achieverswales · pascalg · georgiepoolie · taggart · mikbee · stuart1963 · Daisymaye · viscostatic · Irishkate · ColleenA · CarolG · alligatorpants · Jeddahknight111 · ali63 · RobertTurley · SUE118 · ChristineD · leontari · Stace · JohnChambersPhotography · netta1234 · lifesnapper · Philip_H · jovanovic · saltireblue · EAS · jdinne · Fefe · jinstone · cjl47 · 213hardy · AlexAppleby · Potra · DicksPics · Niknut · buxton · LynneJoyce · cabbie · kuvailija · jaktis · Ayoob · gajewski · User_Removed · ChiliMan · Michaela_Solway · xwang · Alan_Baseley · Glostopcat · ianball ·
Views:195
Unique Views:90

Comments

phil99
phil99 Plus Member 845 forum postsphil99 vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
12 Sep 2013 - 8:16 AM

Spotted it ....Phil

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

canonfan
canonfan Plus Member 5canonfan vcard United Kingdom
12 Sep 2013 - 8:27 AM

Excellent capture. Spotted the insect
Jim

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

CaroleS
CaroleS  5258 forum posts United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
12 Sep 2013 - 8:47 AM

Teeny tiny fly!Smile

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

ValeryAst
ValeryAst  3 Russian Federation
12 Sep 2013 - 8:56 AM

Yes, Barbara, this drosophila fly is really huge!Wink
Lovely macro shot!Smile
Regards Valery

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

RonnieAG
RonnieAG Plus Member 5152 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland116 Constructive Critique Points
12 Sep 2013 - 9:04 AM

Lovely close-up shot of a beautiful subject, and that critter would have escaped my notice for sure.
Ronnie.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 8775 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom1265 Constructive Critique Points
12 Sep 2013 - 9:28 AM

Just dropping in for a quick visit...
Moira

Last Modified By mrswoolybill at 12 Sep 2013 - 9:28 AM

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

pluckyfilly
pluckyfilly Plus Member 9343 forum postspluckyfilly vcard United Kingdom33 Constructive Critique Points
12 Sep 2013 - 9:42 AM

minute - sharp and well detailed thoSmile

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

fificat100
12 Sep 2013 - 9:59 AM

Miniscule critter and lovely detail on the flower.

Lavina

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

digital_boi
12 Sep 2013 - 10:10 AM

hmmm ye have an eye like a deed fish TongueWink he must be tiny Barbara love the colour and good background separation

GrahamGrinGrinGrin

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

HarrietH
HarrietH Plus Member 5279 forum postsHarrietH vcard Portugal
12 Sep 2013 - 10:13 AM

Amazing and so sharp too.

Harriet

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

morpheus1955
12 Sep 2013 - 10:18 AM

Brilliant shot, lovely colours and the critter is an added bonus Smile

Hugh

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

saeidNL
saeidNL  5 Netherlands3 Constructive Critique Points
12 Sep 2013 - 10:42 AM

Very beautiful and lovely image,Barbara,well taken too,
Saeid

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

PattiW
PattiW  10 United States2 Constructive Critique Points
12 Sep 2013 - 11:26 AM

Beautiful color and detail Barbara. Don't you just love it when you get a surprise that you didn't even see when you took the shot! PattiSmile

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Hermanus
Hermanus  3 South Africa
12 Sep 2013 - 11:57 AM

Beautiful colour - and wild life Barbara ! Smile

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

lonely_oryx
12 Sep 2013 - 12:12 PM

Great colours and composition

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

achieverswales
12 Sep 2013 - 12:45 PM

Good capture Barbara.

Regards

Trev.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

taggart
taggart Plus Member 1146 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
12 Sep 2013 - 1:40 PM

Ultra tine, that little fly, and the petunias are gorgeous!

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

mikbee
mikbee Plus Member 8mikbee vcard Scotland8 Constructive Critique Points
12 Sep 2013 - 1:54 PM

A very well presented flower you have indeed !!
Mick.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Daisymaye
Daisymaye Plus Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
12 Sep 2013 - 2:01 PM

A pleasant surprise then. Good one.......Sandy

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Irishkate
Irishkate Plus Member 433 forum postsIrishkate vcard United Kingdom87 Constructive Critique Points
12 Sep 2013 - 2:40 PM

Your little visitor is very sharp perched on the rim of the vibrant purples.
KateGrinGrinGrin

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

ColleenA
ColleenA Plus Member 3305 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
12 Sep 2013 - 2:52 PM


Quote: Teeny tiny fly!Smile


Quote: Your little visitor is very sharp perched on the rim of the vibrant purples.
KateGrinGrinGrin

A beautiful flower image with a little critter...excellent capture...love it

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

CarolG
CarolG Plus Member 8185 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
12 Sep 2013 - 2:54 PM

Love the little visitor, Barbs, and what a very beautiful image. Carol

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Jeddahknight111
Jeddahknight111 Plus Member 3Jeddahknight111 vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
12 Sep 2013 - 3:19 PM

Lovely shot, lol critter! A term we use a lot at home lolSmile

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

ali63
ali63 Plus Member 3685 forum postsali63 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
12 Sep 2013 - 3:27 PM

Brilliant image even with the extra star Wink

Ali Smile

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

SUE118
SUE118 Plus Member 7SUE118 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
12 Sep 2013 - 4:12 PM

Seen it , lovely shot.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

ChristineD
12 Sep 2013 - 4:36 PM

Excellent capture

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

leontari
leontari Plus Member 2leontari vcard Greece
12 Sep 2013 - 5:06 PM

An image so well captured and presented!!
Effrossini

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

JohnChambersPhotography

Love the colour Barbara, but with my eyes I have no chance of seeing it, I should have gone to spec savers . Amazing detail on a DOF which I like very much indeed.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

netta1234
netta1234 Plus Member 3253 forum postsnetta1234 vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
12 Sep 2013 - 6:08 PM

A Great macro ,lovely colour and I have spotted itSmile
NettaSmile

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

jdinne
jdinne  12 England
12 Sep 2013 - 7:03 PM

Had to put my glasses on Grin wonderful..........

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Fefe
Fefe Plus Member 3Fefe vcard United Kingdom31 Constructive Critique Points
12 Sep 2013 - 7:19 PM

He looks like one of those annoying blighters that fly round your light fitting for two daysTongueTongueTongue
Lovely image BarbsGrin
Diane

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Potra
Potra  2 Venezuela
12 Sep 2013 - 8:22 PM

Barb, these are gorgeous flowers. The color is amazing!
M
PS: I don't need glasses to see close...I have been shortsighted all my life and now I don't even need glasses anymore, woo-hoo! Being older had to have at least ONE advantage, right?!?!?!

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

DicksPics
DicksPics Plus Member 4DicksPics vcard United Kingdom11 Constructive Critique Points
12 Sep 2013 - 8:38 PM

A superb image and a real star you've captured, just reaching the pinnacle, Barbara!

Richard

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce Plus Member 7LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom99 Constructive Critique Points
12 Sep 2013 - 9:17 PM

Love the flowers as does the critter, obviously.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Ayoob
Ayoob Plus Member 4Ayoob vcard Australia
13 Sep 2013 - 5:52 AM

Excellent close up of beautiful flower with great colour....Grin

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

gajewski
gajewski Plus Member 11gajewski vcard United States9 Constructive Critique Points
13 Sep 2013 - 6:29 AM

A great image -- wonderful colors. OK -- it took a while for me to find the critter but there it is.
-\=Walter

Last Modified By gajewski at 13 Sep 2013 - 6:30 AM

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Michaela_Solway

Managed to spot the critter with naked eye... Love the veining on the petals.. Excellent

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

xwang
xwang  631 forum posts7 Constructive Critique Points
13 Sep 2013 - 11:09 PM

Wonderful colour, as always..

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

- Original Poster Comments
- Your Posts

Add a Comment

You must be a member to leave a comment

Username:
Password:
Remember me:
Un-tick this box if you want to login each time you visit.