IMPORTANT: The Photography Blog Forums and Gallery are Closing on 30th June 2017. Please ensure that you download all photos that you want to keep from the Gallery, as they will no longer be available after Friday 30th June 2017.

 Home Register · Login 


Recent Photos
1 day  7 days  14 days

Users 21,488
Photos 75,838
Comments 268,142
Views 178,037,135

Top Posters
ripper 4408
fungus2 2305
phototoad 1389
Bridget 1243
Amandart 1091

Latest News

» Home » Photo of the Week (CLOSED) » 2008 » Photo of the Week: 2008 : May 27th - June 1st Slide Show

dirty flies!

dirty flies!


Rachel Scott-Renouf

See all User Photos

Registered: April 2006
Posts: 1,087
  • Pin It
Date: Sun June 1, 2008
Views: 3,860
Filesize: 123.6kb
Dimensions: 800 x 478
Keywords: dirty flies
Show EXIF Info

Snap Happy
You have captured a seminal moment in the life of a fly - gamete exchange - and just how fortuitous a moment it must have been, as such couplings are over in an instant! A great photo. jOhN


Tether your camera with the

free android app dslrdashboard

#1 Sun June 1, 2008 7:02pm

Well caught Rachel! And these are one of my favourite hovers. Super detail on both of them! Viv
#2 Sun June 1, 2008 7:18pm

surely you didn't do this with nothing added to the 105mm lens?? ... another spectacular photograph from you. You don't say very much but you sure know how to post spectacular photographs
"The poetry of photography will always be more important than the mechanics of the camera..." - J-H. Lartigue
#3 Mon June 2, 2008 1:39am

Possibly one of the best macro shots I've seen in a longtime, clarity is spot on, and to capture the flies in the first place, incrdible!!!

#4 Tue June 3, 2008 2:09am

Photo Sharing Gallery by PhotoPost
Copyright © 2012 All Enthusiast, Inc.

No portion of this page, text, images or code, may be copied, reproduced, published or distributed in any medium without the expressed written permission of the copyright holder.

© Copyright 2003-2013 Photo 360 Limited