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Old 30th of August 2012 (Thu)   #1
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Default Bug odds and sods 29-08

More recent mixed bug shots from the garden

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Face full of pollen- dronefly on rudbeckia




Honey bee on baited rudbeckia flower




Small flat-footed fly


Tiny gall midge


Earwig on Japanese anemone flower


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Default Re: Bug odds and sods 29-08

Startling series of captures.
I particularly like the Earwig shots, they really show off your expertise.
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Default Re: Bug odds and sods 29-08

excellent set brian,but especilly love your lighting on the earwig.
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Brian, the detail in those bee shots is phenomenal.
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Default Re: Bug odds and sods 29-08

Excellent series Brian.
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Default Re: Bug odds and sods 29-08

Thanks for the comments everyone
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Default Re: Bug odds and sods 29-08

You slay me Brian!

All are great images, but the first earwig is mind blowingly great!

Wow
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nice series; colours getting a bit autumnal now, soon be the Springtail season.
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Nice series. Great detail on those bees.
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Default Re: Bug odds and sods 29-08

Thanks again for the comments- appreciated.
Toby - yes getting towards dewdrop season too
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Default Re: Bug odds and sods 29-08

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Brian, the detail in those bee shots is phenomenal.
I concur.

But you could say that about all of them.
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Default Re: Bug odds and sods 29-08

Super lighting, as always!

Loved the pollen on the face shots
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love those pollen shots. poor earwig is missing an antenna!
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Lovely set, Dronefly and Earwig are my favs. The pollon detail is amazing
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Startling series of captures.
I particularly like the Earwig shots, they really show off your expertise.
I could not have said it better! Excellent!
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