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May 02, 2016 12:02 |  #1

So I did manage to be out when it wasn't blowing a gale or raining but warm enough for a few things to show.

Bee-fly

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May 02, 2016 12:07 |  #2

Cool Bee-fly shots :)

That would seriously freak out my wife.


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May 02, 2016 12:31 |  #3

lovely series, esp. like the wonderful colours of #3....


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May 02, 2016 12:43 |  #4

The last two for me Lester, and I love the color and light in all of them 8-)


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May 02, 2016 20:59 |  #5

Nice set. Especially like the peacock BF.




  
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May 02, 2016 21:04 |  #6

Those bee flies are cool! Very nice set :)


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May 06, 2016 03:34 |  #7

LV Moose wrote in post #17993084 (external link)
Cool Bee-fly shots :)

That would seriously freak out my wife.


Natuurfreak wrote in post #17993102 (external link)
lovely series, esp. like the wonderful colours of #3....


Rob,


Dalantech wrote in post #17993117 (external link)
The last two for me Lester, and I love the color and light in all of them 8-)


BlazinBob wrote in post #17993713 (external link)
Nice set. Especially like the peacock BF.


CanopicJar wrote in post #17993720 (external link)
Those bee flies are cool! Very nice set :)

CanopicJar wrote in post #17993720 (external link)
Those bee flies are cool! Very nice set :)

Thanks to all for the kind comments, appreciated.


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May 06, 2016 09:56 |  #8

Great set Lester and glad you have started to get some bugs.

Looks like the Bee-fly has been gathering dusty dirt ready for egg dropping.

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May 07, 2016 00:49 |  #9

Lovely captures Lester
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May 07, 2016 02:23 |  #10

Lester. Between you, LV, Dalantech and so many others I'm strongly reminded I live in an insect desert==you all are always posting insects I've never seen.
Love the bee-fly, amazing creature well captured. Thanks for sharing.


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May 07, 2016 10:38 |  #11

Beautiful captures Lester 8-)


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May 10, 2016 05:59 |  #12

LindaB wrote in post #17997693 (external link)
Great set Lester and glad you have started to get some bugs.

Looks like the Bee-fly has been gathering dusty dirt ready for egg dropping.

Linda

Thanks Linda, yes she was exhibiting that egg laying behavour flight just before the shot.

I was planning to get out and shoot some BFs etc this weekend but came down with some mild infection making all the joints ache; anyoingly the weather is back to grotty this week.

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Lovely captures Lester
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Thanks Brian.

MedicineMan4040 wrote in post #17998393 (external link)
Lester. Between you, LV, Dalantech and so many others I'm strongly reminded I live in an insect desert==you all are always posting insects I've never seen.
Love the bee-fly, amazing creature well captured. Thanks for sharing.

Thanks, hope you find some bugs, perhaps on a trip.

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Beautiful captures Lester 8-)

Thanks Bas.


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