Greenbottles are members of the Blowfly family and are more usually seen laying their eggs on dead bodies. This one appeared in the garden and seemed to be enjoying a change of scenery.

Loosestrife gives lots of flowers and is usually a pit stop for Bees, Hoverflies and Butterflies.

Featured in International Showcase Group.

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Nikon AF-S Nicro Nikkor 105mm 1:2.8G ED

I live in Warrington in the NW of England. I love all kinds of photography but especially Landscape and Macro. Still have a lot to learn but having fun doing so. Please feel free to comment.

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  • Ray Clarke
    Ray Clarkeabout 2 years ago

  • Thanks Ray

    – Chris Monks

  • Larry Trupp
    Larry Truppabout 2 years ago

    WONDERFUL capture

  • Thanks Larry

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  • ienemien
    ienemienabout 2 years ago

    Congratulations! Featured September 9, 2012

    Congratulations with your feature, you can also find it every Sunday in
    ****INTERNATIONAL SHOWCASE**** Group Messages

    Your art and photo quality is wonderful and deserves it to be featured!
    Warm Greetings from Ien … Bye

  • Ien – thank you so much. Honoured to be Featured.

    – Chris Monks

  • Jo Nijenhuis
    Jo Nijenhuisabout 2 years ago

    Hi Chris,

    With the FEATURE in International Showcase!
    Excellent Work, very well done!
    Cheers, Jo ;)

  • Jo – thanks for your lovely comment.

    – Chris Monks

  • rocamiadesign
    rocamiadesignabout 2 years ago

    Thank you for adding your work to The Best of RedBubble!

  • Thanks for accepting it.

    – Chris Monks

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