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LordV
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Apr 29, 2012 01:34 |  #1

Some recent hoverfly shots from the garden
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Hoverfly on Euphorbia - Eupeodes sp.

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Hoverfly on dandelion Melanostoma sp.
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Eupeodes sp hoverfly with a very dented eye
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Myathropa florea on Euphorbia
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Episyrphus balteatus on Euphorbia
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Helophilus pendulus on a brick by the pond
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Apr 29, 2012 01:55 |  #2

Wonderful series Brian.

That last profile shot is stunning.


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Apr 29, 2012 02:55 |  #3

Great work Brian, really enjoy veiwing your photos!!! So sharp and love the detail!!
Really like the second one mate :D




  
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Apr 29, 2012 03:05 |  #4

Stunning - these taken with the MPE?


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Apr 29, 2012 03:25 |  #5

Wonderful collection, encyclopaedic. :D


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Apr 29, 2012 04:45 |  #6

beautiful shots




  
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Apr 29, 2012 08:28 |  #7

wonderful collection,Brian....

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Apr 29, 2012 10:11 as a reply to  @ Natuurfreak's post |  #8

Great shots.


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Apr 29, 2012 16:32 as a reply to  @ orionmystery's post |  #9

Another fabulous set Brian. My goodness thats one hell of a dent in its eye lol

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Apr 29, 2012 18:25 |  #10

great shots!




  
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Apr 30, 2012 00:42 |  #11

Thanks for looking and commenting everybody - appreciated :)

jokeruk - yes all MPE-65

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Apr 30, 2012 19:26 |  #12

very nice, Brian




  
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May 01, 2012 01:13 |  #13

dgraham329 wrote in post #14356289 (external link)
very nice, Brian

Thanks DG
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