Hover Flies


Last summer during July and August my attention was drawn to the world of hover flies.It started in our little back yard as I was trying out my 500mm lens where I got my first shot on one of my wifes Tiger Flowers.Most on this blog I took at Baffins pond.


11 May, 2011
littlewren said:

a stunning set of photos Eric....love the 3rd from bottom......

11 May, 2011
johnponting said:

There are some really great shots there Eric. #1 is a cracking shot from the 500mm lens.

12 May, 2011
aster said:

Wonderful photo's Eric,there are so many different kinds. Luckily they work hard for us in the garden :)

12 May, 2011
eje said:

Many thanks friends, I thought it would maks a change,let's hope they come back this summer.

12 May, 2011
david said:

Amazing pics of these great garden friends, Eric. Many Thanks for showing them.

12 May, 2011
jane said:

These photos are really beautiful Eric..love the wing detail and the myriad of delicate colours.Thank you for sharing.....

12 May, 2011
eje said:

Again,thank you friends.

12 May, 2011
david said:

You are Most Welcome! May your garden flourish this summer!
:-)) Nomiated this lovely blog for the "Wuldlife" page.

13 May, 2011
mike said:

These are excellent Eric and shows that you do not even want a Macro lens "if" you do not want Macro shots. Thes close ups are great.

13 May, 2011
robashfield said:

absolutely brilliant!!!!

13 May, 2011
eje said:

Thanks Mike and Rob for your kind comments.

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