|Copyright: Roberto Colino (robertcolino)
|Date Taken: 2013-01-04|
|Camera: Nikon DSLR D200, 200 f4_nikkor|
|Exposure: f/18.0, 1/160 seconds|
|Details: Tripod: Yes (Fill) Flash: Yes|
|More Photo Info: [view]|
|Photo Version: Original Version|
|Date Submitted: 2013-01-13 12:41|
|[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note|
|Episyrphus balteatus also appreciates the nectar of Acacia dealbata now in winter.|
The adult female choose plants with high number of young aphids to put their eggs in it. This ensures the food for their larvae. It is believed that plant detected by chemicals released by aphids.
Trimmed with LR3.
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Super macro, you have captured all the detail he had to offer. I think you did a great job with the depth of view and caught him on a complimentary background. Good capture.
Thanks for sharing
Ciao Roberto, great macro of lovely hoverfly, fine details, splendid sharpness and wonderful natural colors, very well done, my friend, ciao Silvio
Great macro Roberto! Good composition and wonderful colours. The sharpness is impressive!
super good sharpness and great details
the light and colours are beautiful
thanks greeting lou