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Feb 18, 2008 16:46 |  #1

Taken with the MPE and 30D. Anyone know what type of fly this is?

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Feb 18, 2008 16:55 |  #2

Can't help much with the ID Alistair, but it's a beautiful shot.


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Feb 18, 2008 16:58 |  #3

Thank you very much Gary:-)


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Feb 18, 2008 17:17 |  #4

That is a stunner Alistair, well done. ;) Looking at Brian's post it could be a Fungus Gnat ;)


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Feb 18, 2008 18:10 |  #5

VERY nice shot! But what's he holding? It looks like a minnie breast implant!


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Feb 18, 2008 18:22 |  #6

brilliant shot


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Feb 18, 2008 18:26 as a reply to spidermanrbryce2006's post |  #7

Awesome shot! Forgive my ignorance but what's MBE? I love the detail in the shot.


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Feb 18, 2008 18:31 |  #8

nearest I have in my gallery was ID'd as family Sciaridae; very nice shot by the way.


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Feb 19, 2008 00:58 |  #9

Wonderful shot Alistair - think it's a fungus gnat - which after looking it up makes it Sciaridae as Toby commented.
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Feb 19, 2008 01:45 |  #10

Jaleel wrote in post #4944276external link
Awesome shot! Forgive my ignorance but what's MBE? I love the detail in the shot.

it a Lens and its MP-E 65 1X to 5X mag lens only ,the shot look like 3X mag and stacked


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Feb 19, 2008 07:26 |  #11

Is that a semi-frozen water droplet that he has?
Great shot, just amazing!

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Feb 19, 2008 07:36 |  #12

If you dont me asking, how far were you when you take this shot ?

Amazing shot !




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Feb 19, 2008 08:06 |  #13

Superb drop!


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Feb 19, 2008 11:07 |  #14

looks like a fungus gnat to me. i see them daily in some of my plant pots. great shot


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