A cute little hoverfly. I actually managed to capture this guy in flight but my camera’s been getting an error lately and it deleted the photo :( So will have to keep trying.

Taken with: Canon 40D
Lens used: 2.8 100mm
Shutter speed: 1/1250
F number: 3.5
ISO: 400

Tags

hoverfly, fly, insect, bug, striped, leaf, green

22 year old nature photographer with a chronic illness and a passion for beautiful photos.

“If your pictures aren’t good, you’re not close enough.” – Robert Capa

View Full Profile

Comments

  • kathy s gillentine
    kathy s gillen...almost 4 years ago

    beautiful capture

  • Thanks Kathy :)

    – Josie Eldred

  • jayneeldred
    jayneeldredalmost 4 years ago

    Lovely work! :)

  • Thanks very much!

    – Josie Eldred

  • earthsmate
    earthsmatealmost 4 years ago

    Awesome macro of the hover fly :D

  • Thanks a lot!

    – Josie Eldred

  • Ray Clarke
    Ray Clarkealmost 4 years ago

  • Vikki Shedden Photography
    Vikki Shedden ...almost 4 years ago

    Congratulations on being the hosts choice in the Open Aperture Selective Focus challenge":http://www.redbubble.com/groups/art-students-an... that closed 25th November 2010. Your work will be featured on our front page here

  • Wow, thanks so much, I truly appreciate that – you’ve made my night :)

    – Josie Eldred

desktop tablet-landscape content-width tablet-portrait workstream-4-across phone-landscape phone-portrait