Not much time to play as darkness falls and tea was a'cookin... but did grab a few quick shots, and this is the opening edit...
Eristalis Pertinax at rest as on the variegated laurel where the light was not overly bright...
Some NR applied.
Camera Model: Canon EOS 70D
Lens: EF100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM
Focal Length: 100mm
Exposure Time: 0.0080 s (1/125)
ISO equiv: 2500
Exposure Bias: none
Metering Mode: Matrix
Exposure: aperture priority (semi-auto)
White Balance: Auto
Flash Fired: No (enforced)
Copyright: Paul Iddon - A View of the UK