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Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 18 June 2019 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

Photo captured May 19. 2019.

NIKON D7000 1/180 second F/8.0 ISO 100 105 mm

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By Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Superb! colors, framing and subject.

18 Jun 2019 5:10am

Gérard Flayol from Allauch, France

Agood macro with risqs

18 Jun 2019 5:12am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Nice closeup. The details of the insect stand out well

18 Jun 2019 5:31am

jpla from St Barthélémy, France


18 Jun 2019 5:51am

Martine Girard from Brest, France

Magnifique macro, j'adore.

18 Jun 2019 6:18am

Ralf Kesper from Fröndenberg, Germany

Nice colors in this well made macro.

18 Jun 2019 6:25am

Claudine/canelle from Lorient, France

Magnifique prise de vue !

18 Jun 2019 6:25am

Dreams come true from Utrecht, Netherlands

Fantastic the colors from the flower and the sharpness on the insect.

18 Jun 2019 6:30am

Pascale MD from Occitanie, France

Très jolie proxi sur cette Syrphe à ceinture.
Bonne journée Steven

18 Jun 2019 7:05am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Beautiful hover fly capture

18 Jun 2019 8:50am

Shaun from Massachusetts, United States

Nice capture of the fly on the flowers Steven.

18 Jun 2019 8:59am

Devi from Chennai, India

lovely capture here.. The little bug,,,bee ? .. is having a whale of a time !!!

18 Jun 2019 10:35am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Excellent use of the light !

18 Jun 2019 10:58am

Roland Theys from Loverval, Belgium

Very good capture shot!
Nice day to you

18 Jun 2019 11:18am

London Caller from United Kingdom

That's a handsome hoverfly.

18 Jun 2019 11:45am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Splendid photo !!

18 Jun 2019 12:10pm

Nina from Hamburg, Germany

great harmony of colors, it is a fabulous close up

18 Jun 2019 12:56pm

BETH from NEEDHAM HEIGHTS, United States

This is a bee in perfection! Perfect clarity and you got him with his wings open. Well done!

18 Jun 2019 3:24pm

Libouton Martine from Bousval, Belgium

Magnifique macro

18 Jun 2019 3:36pm

Remus from Portugal

It's very difficult to catch these insects in photo, but Steven was successful in this task.

18 Jun 2019 3:47pm

Existence Artistique from Angers, France


18 Jun 2019 7:10pm

Marité from France

Quelle netteté !!! Bravo !
Bonne journée.

18 Jun 2019 7:34pm

Rose from United States

Excellent! So sharp and clear.

18 Jun 2019 8:15pm

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Ai milieu d'un rayon de soleil !.... Excellent.

18 Jun 2019 8:27pm

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

A spectacular close up image of this bee and the flower. Gorgeous color and detail. 5*

18 Jun 2019 9:18pm

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

wow, what a vivid and lively capture

18 Jun 2019 9:43pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Cool, the insect matches the flower. Nice shot.

19 Jun 2019 1:59am

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Fantastique macro et vue quel insecte dans le cœur de cette fleur

19 Jun 2019 2:50am

Elizabeth Buckalew from Flagstaff, United States

Fantastic shot, Steven! So clear and colorful! I just love it!

19 Jun 2019 2:55am

The Yum List from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

I do appreciate your close-ups.

19 Jun 2019 3:27am

Ginnie from Netherlands

What a beautiful camouflage, Steven. :)

19 Jun 2019 4:57am

omar from Kunduz, Afghanistan

great macro!

21 Jun 2019 3:52pm

The Yum List from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

The stripes on the bee really are so vibrant and clear in this pic.

24 Jun 2019 3:10am