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The most common insects, usually capable of pestering just about any human set of nerves... and in the same time, flies are invaluable source of nourishment for billions of other creatures... What are they, then: a blessing or a scourge? Someone said, when God was creating animals, Satan was under the table making flies! So, let's see your best shot of this ubiquitous buzzing creature. And PLEASE, do observe the Rules! It's so frustrating to disqualify some good image, just because its autor forgets to remember...
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Fly Among The Fluff
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Took this 3:1 macro shot a few days ago. A fly was resting in a towel surface. It was actually a lucky shot since it flew away as soon as I was finished taking the shot. However, it would've been nicer if I captured the shot shortly before it took off, just like a macro action shot, haha.
Submitted: Thursday, 13th September, 2012 14:47 (GMT)
Taken: Sunday, 5th June, 2011
Focal length: 35 mm
Shutter speed: 1/200 sec
Aperture: F11
ISO: 100
Notes: Shot with reverse-mounted kit lens. Used pop-up flash with flash diffuser to aid in the lighting.
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