A Fly (Photo must be taken after challenge announcement!)
Challenge has finished
Take a photo of a fly. A house fly, fruit fly, horse fly, robber fly, outback fly -- any member of the Diptera order will be fine. Include more than one fly if you like, but make sure the fly is the subject of the photo.
Sunday, 10th June, 2012 (GMT)
Sunday, 17th June, 2012 – Saturday, 23rd June, 2012 (GMT)
Sunday, 24th June, 2012 – Saturday, 30th June, 2012 (GMT)
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Maximum number of entries in challenge:
I believe this is a female Tabanus Lineola. I love the colors of their striped eyes, especially when magnified by the water droplets.
|Submitted:||Sunday, 17th June, 2012 20:21 (GMT)|
|Taken:||Thursday, 14th June, 2012|
|Focal length:||108 mm|
|Shutter speed:||1/640 sec|
|Notes:||Used a macro lens and flash with homemade diffuser. Cropped to 3:2 aspect ratio, then resized for the challenge. Otherwise, just a handheld jpeg from the camera.|
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