|Copyright: Kiran K V (sunkirana)
|Date Taken: 2007-11-03|
|Camera: Sony Alpha 100, Sigma 105 Macro EX|
|Exposure: f/8, 1/125 seconds|
|Details: (Fill) Flash: Yes|
|Photo Version: Original Version|
|Date Submitted: 2007-11-03 11:29|
|[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note|
|These flies commonly called Hoverflies are also called flower fly, or syrphid fly, a member of a family that contains about 6,000 species of insects in the fly order, Diptera. Their various common name refers to the behaviour of hovering around flowers. Hover flies, with their yellow markings, resemble wasps or bees but do not bite or sting.|
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- [2007-11-03 13:29]
- [2007-11-03 13:47]
Very nice macro, great details!
- [2007-11-03 13:56]
Beautiful macro, that eye is fantasticly sharp!
Its very good the close approach and details got on the hoverfly.
The eye's structure are appreciated plenty of good details, as well as the tiny hairs of its body.
Congratulations and thanks for share it.
My best regards,
- [2007-11-06 10:13]
Very interesting macro shot and nice pictured hoverfly. POV and details, lights and colours are excellent. May bee cropping is too strong. TFS nad kind regards.