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Some natural light hoverfly shots

 
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Jul 17, 2010 01:23 |  #1

Some natural light hoverfly shots- some with fill flash.
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Jul 17, 2010 01:27 |  #2

Very good. I like the last one most.


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Jul 17, 2010 05:21 |  #3

Awesome shots as always.




  
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Jul 17, 2010 05:48 |  #4

Nice set




  
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Jul 17, 2010 15:06 |  #5

All great, nice shots as always! I really need to do more macro :D


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Jul 17, 2010 22:25 |  #6

beautiful series. i think my favorite is the second one :)


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Jul 18, 2010 00:42 |  #7

Thanks for the comments all :)
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Jul 18, 2010 01:29 |  #8

The usual...that is to say wonderful quality as usual Brian! The venation patterns on the back of that reddish hover are quite interesting.


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Jul 18, 2010 02:31 |  #9

Very nice set. I like 1 and 3 one the best.




  
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Jul 18, 2010 03:22 |  #10

how do you get so close the subject without scaring it? dontd you have to be within inches with a macro lens?




  
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Jul 18, 2010 06:45 |  #11

CanonXtiDude wrote in post #10556899 (external link)
how do you get so close the subject without scaring it? dontd you have to be within inches with a macro lens?

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Jul 18, 2010 07:17 |  #12

Great set, love #1:)


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Jul 18, 2010 15:48 as a reply to  @ orionmystery's post |  #13

Well done Brian. I always like seeing your work.


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Jul 19, 2010 00:51 |  #14

Thanks for the comments all :)

CXD - see #3.2 here https://photography-on-the.net/forum/showthre​ad.php?t=807056


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Jul 19, 2010 01:24 |  #15

Fantastic. I love 1 & 3 best. Beautiful soft lighting.


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