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Humming Bird hawk moth.

By simmo73
Many thanks again to all for support on the Hoverfly and flower images,
(all U/As thanked) I am really very grateful and never take it for granted.
Today's upload's were taken whilst enjoying a few drinks in our front garden the night before last. Unfortunately they had a very high iso due to the high shutter speed. However as these insects are not often seen I thought I would share with you all.
Hope you like.
Geoff

Tags: Close-up and macro Humming bird hawk moth

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14 Jul 2021 9:47PM
Excellent set Geoff, lead my favourite,
Fred.
johnsd Plus
15 4 2 Scotland
14 Jul 2021 10:16PM
A lovely set Geoff. Nicely done !
14 Jul 2021 10:38PM
Top hummingbird hawkmoth captures Geoff, the lead especially. Bravo indeed.

Dave 🙂
cooky Plus
17 6 4 United Kingdom
15 Jul 2021 1:38AM
So late but I finally arrived! Saw on of these on Anglesey in 2019 and not seen one before or since. A most stunning insect and your captures have caught it perfectly Geoff.

Very well taken.

Kath
15 Jul 2021 9:03AM
Well done Geoff, excellent and difficult capture.
Have not seen one of these on the island for many years.

Speak soon Bill.Smile
KingArthur 15 8 Malta
15 Jul 2021 9:21AM
Wonderful captures Geoff

Joe Smile
TrevBatWCC Plus
13 13 19 England
15 Jul 2021 9:36AM
An excellent trio, Geoff, have to go for the lead, as it stands out better from the background 😃👍
Trev 😀
Chinga Plus
10 3 2 United Kingdom
15 Jul 2021 2:13PM
Spectacular insect. Great captures, well seen.
Isabel GrinGrin
JuBarney Plus
10 34 5 United Kingdom
15 Jul 2021 5:15PM
A terrific set of in flight shots although I cannot get V3 to open.
Ju
15 Jul 2021 6:00PM
There isn't 3 ju, someone had put there instead of an award.
Geoff
Mike_Smith Plus
14 799 2 United Kingdom
15 Jul 2021 8:05PM
Wow well done on capturing this beauty Geoff, not seen one for years
rontear Plus
18 23 9 England
15 Jul 2021 8:35PM
Perfectly taken Geoff, my award.
Ron
Great set of images Geoff

Harry
16 Jul 2021 9:26AM
They are back! I love these beautiful moths. Well done on this image. Debs

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