A Fly (Photo must be taken after challenge announcement!)
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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.
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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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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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