Helicopters....Flying or Not.

Challenge #19 in the A bit of everything series. Hosted by udaman.
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Alpine Insect
by mchnz
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A Hughs/MD 500 on a brief photo stop in New Zealand's Mt Aspiring National Park. In this pose it reminded me of the small "Sand-Flies" (Black Flies) often encountered near the rivers and lakes in these southern regions of the country.
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Submitted: Wednesday, 26th August, 2009 07:15 (GMT)
Taken: Sunday, 6th April, 2008
Focal length: 9.11 mm
Shutter speed: 1/200 sec
Aperture: F11
ISO: 80
Notes: Adjusted constract/brightness using Picasa. Downsized with a little USM using The Gimp.
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