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Old Mar 3, 2011, 9:26 PM   #1
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Default Blue Butted Fly and a Peach Bloom

I didn't get time to get the metering right...the BBF left after two shots...sure would have like to have gotten some good shots of him...
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Old Mar 4, 2011, 1:49 PM   #2
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Super, smashing, great shots. No.2 is my fave. Love the detail captured on the fly ...... and yes, I am being fly-ist, but I would have swatted him off. I do like No.1 as well. Keep snapping.
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Old Mar 8, 2011, 5:46 PM   #3
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Great macros LTZ, the stamens have a 3D effect.
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Really nice, that's not its real name is it, BBF...??
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Really nice, that's not its real name is it, BBF...??

The real name is worse-------
Calliphora vomitoria - Blue Bottle Fly
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The real name is worse-------
Calliphora vomitoria - Blue Bottle Fly

Aaah, it's still a BBF, just a different "B"... And, oh gosh, what a terrible Latin name....!!
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Oh Clint, you jest surely????
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I Calliphora as I sees'em. A vomitoria is nothing to joke about.
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