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Two Hovers, Unknown Bug and Honeys from a distance.

 
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Jul 29, 2014 22:16 |  #1

Eristalis....

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Episyrphus balteatus (f)

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These last two were taken with my 100-400mm - Natural light. They are the same flowers just at slightly different angles producing the very different backgrounds. Location - Friends front garden in Kirkby Malzeard (Yorkshire)

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Jul 30, 2014 00:48 |  #2

Nice set. Really like the floral shots, esp the second last.


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Jul 30, 2014 01:36 |  #3

Lovely captures Ian - like the colours and light
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Jul 30, 2014 03:10 |  #4

Lovely set Ian, my globe thistles are in full bloom now and the insects love em!


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Jul 30, 2014 05:13 |  #5

Thanks all, much appreciated. Think I need to get some of the Globe thistles. They were in a friends garden.


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Jul 30, 2014 07:52 |  #6

Wonderful captures, Ian. Numbers 1 & 2 are splendid


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Jul 30, 2014 08:18 |  #7

lovely set Ian.
love that second hover.
your mystery bug may be a capsid Deraeocoris ruber


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Jul 30, 2014 09:52 |  #8

Stunning capture, great setup in the second last shot.


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Jul 30, 2014 10:23 |  #9

Thanks again all :)


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Jul 30, 2014 15:26 |  #10

Lovely set Ian.

The Episyrphus shot is wonderful


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Jul 30, 2014 15:35 |  #11

So cool. I need to experiment doing something like this.


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Jul 30, 2014 17:29 |  #12

Thanks Bas and Tim.

Please do experiment Tim and post your results :)


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Jul 30, 2014 19:08 |  #13

Good thing I am not allergic to bees!


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Jul 30, 2014 20:52 |  #14

Lovely shots.


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