Fly in poetic mood by steppeland

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Diemerbos collection
Diemen, near Amsterdam South East, the Netherlands

…Fly in poetic mood, yes… wouldn’t you, in such surroundings!? :D

Housefly ( Wikipedia) on ( Lat. Calystegia sepium , also called Larger Bindweed or Hedge Bindweed, Dutch Hagewinde – wikipedia )

Photograph made with Pentax K10D camera and
Pentax-M zoom1:2.8-4 40-80mm lens
Exposure 1/180 sec, f. unknown mm
ISO 100
Date: July 5, 2009

This image was featured in Playful photogenic animals (November 2, 2009)
Top10 in Fly Banner – bug hunt (—-, 2009)
Thank you so much!

h3 – Comments and feed-back always welcome. Thanks for looking :)

Steppeland (pseudonym) is a Flemish photographer, living in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Her main area’s of interest are Nature Photography, Street photography and Photojournalism. Recently she also explores different digital art techniques, mainly based on her own photographs.
More of her work can be seen at DeviantArt and 500px

Comments and feed-back always welcome! Thanks for looking!

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  • Kim McClain Gregal
    Kim McClain Gr...over 5 years ago

    Excellent details, DOF, and composition! Excellent work my friend!

  • Thank you so much, Kim! Really appreciated :)

    – steppeland

  • steppeland
    steppelandover 5 years ago

  • Joy Watson
    Joy Watsonover 5 years ago

    STUNNING, love it.

  • aww, thank you so much, dear, you’re so kind! :)

    – steppeland

  • missmoneypenny
    missmoneypennyover 5 years ago

    Perfectly captured

  • Thank you so much!

    – steppeland

    JUSTARTover 5 years ago

    beautiful shot

  • Thank you so much! :)

    – steppeland

  • Vanessa Barklay
    Vanessa Barklayover 5 years ago

    Very pretty shot, nice bug hunting! :O)

  • (giggle) … not much hunting for this one… she just came and flew into my shot LOL – thanks a lot for the kind comment! :)

    – steppeland

  • Raquel Perryman
    Raquel Perrymanover 5 years ago

  • Aww, thank you so much, Raquel! Really appreciated!

    – steppeland

  • David's Photoshop
    David's Photoshopover 5 years ago

    Great image, well done and congratulations on being featured.

  • Awesome! Thanks a lot, David!

    – steppeland

  • Isa Rodriguez
    Isa Rodriguezover 5 years ago

    wo….. it IS poetic.. to be a fly among the petals. must be like being a princess in a bath or honey.. sweet image here with amazing light and details

  • oh, wow, you are a poet, Isa! “a princess in a bath of honey”… like that! Thank you for such a ‘sweet’ comment! :)

    – steppeland

  • Ellen van Deelen
    Ellen van Deelenover 5 years ago

    What a beautiful image, well done!

  • Thank you so much, Ellen, glad you like it! :)

    – steppeland

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