Photographed in Spain.


spain, fly, eyes


Thanks for viewing my pictures and taking the time to comment.Much appreciated!

I’m a dutch artist and nature-photographer(especially macro)currently based in N-Spain.

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  • john  Lenagan
    john Lenaganalmost 4 years ago

    Jim – Absolutely brilliant – moving into the rhelm of the psychadelic – and great contrasting red back ground – had to fav

  • Thanks John.The red colour is from a Hibiscus-flower.

    – jimmy hoffman

  • Janet Fikar
    Janet Fikaralmost 4 years ago

    I’ve never seen anything like this. This is wonderful.

  • Thanks Janet.It has beautiful eyes but a nasty sting too!

    – jimmy hoffman

  • Vicki Ferrari
    Vicki Ferrarialmost 4 years ago

    W O W Jim, A M A Z I N G

    Incredible photography!! :)))

  • Thanks Vicki.Much appreciated!

    – jimmy hoffman

  • allisefountain
    allisefountainalmost 4 years ago

    Crazy cool macro! It looks like it’s wearing sunglasses, it’s amazing to think that they naturally have eyes that look like that.

  • Haha,yes you’re right about the sunglasses!Thanks for your nice comments.I appreciateit.:)

    – jimmy hoffman

  • photosbytony
    photosbytonyalmost 4 years ago

    The eyes again!!!!! Tony

  • Yes,I’m fascinated by this beautiful insects-eyes!

    – jimmy hoffman

  • jesika
    jesikaalmost 4 years ago

    Looks like designer sunshades!
    A wonderful image, brilliant.

  • Thanks Jesika!:)

    – jimmy hoffman

  • Etwin
    Etwinalmost 4 years ago

    Another great macro !!
    Thank you for sharing them with us.

  • Thanks.

    – jimmy hoffman

  • bygeorge
    bygeorgealmost 4 years ago

    I liked this so much… Guess what?


  • Thanks!:)

    – jimmy hoffman

  • R-evolution GFX
    R-evolution GFXalmost 4 years ago

    Awesome macro, what camera captured this fine photo?

  • Thank you.It was my old Canon EOS 350D.

    – jimmy hoffman

  • ChristinaR
    ChristinaRalmost 4 years ago

    Unbelievable! Wonder if we have bugs like that downunder? :-)

  • Thanks!:)

    – jimmy hoffman

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