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LordV
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Jun 30, 2010 00:56 |  #1

Some recent fly shots.
All 5Dmk2/MPE-65.
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Lauxaniidae , Minettia longipennis

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Soldier fly - Microchrysa polita

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Soldier fly -Pachygaster leachii

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Tap dancing fly - Sarcophaga carnaria

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Crop from above shot

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Dolichopid fly - Dolichopus species.

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Crop from above shot

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Jun 30, 2010 01:00 |  #2

awesome series! i especially like the last two. wonderful lighting


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Jun 30, 2010 01:05 as a reply to  @ blakeG!'s post |  #3

That third shot (second soldier fly)... his head's nothing but eyes!:)

And I like the metalic colors on #2.


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Jun 30, 2010 03:52 |  #4

Great set, love the blue soldier.


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Jun 30, 2010 12:09 |  #5

very nice




  
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Jun 30, 2010 17:24 |  #6

Lovely shots!

Am I immature for giggling at longipennis?


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Jun 30, 2010 22:25 |  #7

very nice and extremely natural looking shots Brian

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Jul 01, 2010 00:39 |  #8

Thanks for the comments :)

Atsumi - nearly made a comment myself about that name :)
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Jul 01, 2010 10:03 |  #9

Really cool set! I'm a sucker for flies. Love that Soldier fly!


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Jul 01, 2010 11:21 |  #10

Great fly shots Brian. I found one of those bright soldier flies dead in my pond last night, but hadn't seen one before.


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Jul 02, 2010 00:16 |  #11

Thanks Bruce and Mark for the comments :)
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Jul 02, 2010 00:34 |  #12

awesome shots!


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Jul 02, 2010 07:40 |  #13

A nice natural green screen on the last two!
Crisp details on the crops.


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Jul 03, 2010 00:31 |  #14

Thanks Bryce and NN for the comments :)
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