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Eristalis tenax

Eristalis tenax
Photo Information
Copyright: Yves Peeters (dryas) Silver Note Writer [C: 2 W: 0 N: 110] (1307)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2015-07
Categories: Insects
Camera: Canon EOS 70D, Canon EF 100 mm F2.8 Macro USM
Exposure: f/7.1, 1/80 seconds
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2015-07-28 3:39
Viewed: 682
Points: 6
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Eristalis tenax on Cirsium arvense ( creepning thistle ).

Like other hoverflies they are common visitors of flowers.
European hoverfly.

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hallo Yves
leuke compositie en goed van scherpte
gr lou

Hello Ives,
Very nice macro with excellent DOF of the two insects.

  • Great 
  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2015-07-28 15:58]

Hi Yves,nice capture of this couple,a specie very common in my fields too,good sharpness and natural colors,i like it! Have a nice day and thanks,Luciano

Hello Yves

Excellent macro with 2 insects, fine POV, beautiful light, TFS


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