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Helophilus pendulus

Helophilus pendulus
Photo Information
Copyright: Heinz Koloska (wallhalla15) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1767 W: 58 N: 3350] (13829)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2005-06-24
Categories: Insects
Camera: Fujifilm Finepix S7000, Raynox DCR 250 macro lens
Exposure: f/4, 1/200 seconds
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2005-06-28 3:59
Viewed: 3126
Points: 54
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Helophilus pendulus

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Hi Heinz!
Wonderful photo becouse of details and pose! Just perfect shot!

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  • red45 Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2636 W: 74 N: 9091] (31094)
  • [2005-06-28 4:13]

Heinz, one of your best! Great looking hoverfly, I like paintings on its back. Detailed and sharp, with good DOF. TFS!

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  • dew77 Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 4432 W: 248 N: 4028] (13270)
  • [2005-06-28 4:19]

Hello Heinz!
Great macro.I'm agree with Greg.DOF,BG,colors,clear details are amazing.

Hi Heinz,
That's great you shared this with us.
Wonderfully detailed insect in amazing POV and nice compo.
Cool green BG adds a lot here.

Hello Heinz!
Superb capture.Details are very clear.DOF,BG and framing are superb.Very well done!Thanks for sharing.

Fantastic shot Heinz,
Perfect detail, colours, DOF and sharpness.
POV is great as is BG and composition.
wonderful capture, Thanks for posting


exellent DOF
exellent POV
exellent all photo:)



Very nice shot, well composed.
DOF is realy good!
TFS, Laurent

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  • manyee Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3089 W: 230 N: 6774] (23770)
  • [2005-06-28 6:15]

Stunning shot, Heinz. What a beautiful pattern and colors on this fly. You captured it with great clarity and crisp details. Perfect exposure and excellent composition. Well done and TFS. : )

Very good macro, Heinz.
Beautiful colours, well composed and good details.
And a very nice BG.
Great work.

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  • odin Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 177 W: 1 N: 209] (1169)
  • [2005-06-28 7:18]

Belle macro Heinz. Les couleurs de la mouches sont splendides. La netteté est parfaite, ainsi que les contrastes. Bonne composition. Merci

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  • Janice Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3277 W: 148 N: 6163] (18832)
  • [2005-06-28 7:40]

Heinz, just perfect. So sharp with great clarity. Excellent composition and BG. Well shown, thank you.

Excellent details, brilliant sharpness from the Fuji. I have an S5000 and would not be able to get this good a macro.
Good POV and DOF and great background.
Very impressive shot.

Beautiful capture, Heinz.
Excellent composition and details. Excellent work.


This is a wonderful POV on this well composed photo, Heinz.
Great details, color and lighting. Well done, thank you

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  • ddg Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 867 W: 24 N: 1008] (5507)
  • [2005-06-28 8:39]

Hello Heinz, bravo pour cette superbe macro de diptére, trés bon piqué et jolies couleurs. TFS Didier.

Stunning colors and great focus. Excellent macro!


Composition: ****
Sharpness: ****
Color: ****
DOF: ****
POV: ****
Note: ***
Well done.

Could it be sharper ?... Just perfect ! Sharp and clear, wonderful !
Thank you, Heinz.

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  • puffy Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 289 W: 0 N: 339] (1351)
  • [2005-06-28 15:49]

Good shot Heinz, excellent pose, details, sharpness and DOF, very well done, thanks for sharing

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  • pgmoni Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 343 W: 100 N: 637] (2769)
  • [2005-06-28 16:00]

A text book picture, very clear, on an almost abstract background, which enhances the sharpness of the fly image. Super job!

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  • TAZ Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2241 W: 47 N: 3167] (10926)
  • [2005-06-29 3:31]

Beautiful and interesting composition for this nice insect ! Good POV, colors on neutral BG, DOF and great details ! Thanks for sharing Heinz.

Great shot! The details are excellent and the green background perfect. Good sharpness. Bravo!

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  • Luc Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1835 W: 301 N: 4287] (14767)
  • [2005-06-29 22:28]

Hello Hewinz!
Personal assessment of the photo: great.
Strong visual impact.
Aptness of the photo for the site: excellent.
Personal assessment of the note: complete.
Thank you very much for sharing.

Hello Heinz

Wonderful shot. Superb POV. Nice colours. Tack sharp, crisp and clear. The OOF BG is a great enhancement. Wonderful work. Thanks.

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  • PDP Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor [C: 2821 W: 344 N: 3779] (11769)
  • [2005-06-30 5:27]

Very nice shot Heinz, good composition and nice details. Very well done.

Excellent capture Heinz! Details of the bug are fantastic. Sharpness and colors are great. I like the green blurred background. which highlight the insect. TFS

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