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Single Fly - about to make the leap!

Discussion in 'Macro, Flowers, Insects, and Greenery' started by Counter, Aug 1, 2009.

  1. Counter


    Sep 18, 2007
    Has anyone here actually caught a fly that's literally just taken off?
    In mid air so to speak?
    I think this is as close as I've ever got :smile:

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    D300, 60mm AF-S, SB400
  2. WOW, excellent timing. Great photograph. Ugly little things, aren't they!!??
  3. Really nice shot! Oh the detail!
  4. So, does this qualify as a FIF?

    Great shot, excellent detail and color.
  5. Counter


    Sep 18, 2007
    Thank you!

    I think maybe a Fly In Readyness :wink:

    You can almost feel the tension in his legs!
  6. Wonderful detail on this shot. Heck I can't even swat one with my hand let alone catch it with my camera. :smile:
  7. 3whiteroses


    May 23, 2008
    Nice Image! And great detail.
  8. Skaffen


    Jul 6, 2009
    Worcester, UK
    Great shot, you can see he's just about to spring into action!
  9. Thats an incredible shot counter, and as I recall you do not use tubes.
  10. Counter


    Sep 18, 2007
    Thank you Tom. I still don't kmow much about tubes. A friend of mine uses them on his Tamron 90mm and to be honest I always think I can get just as close without them :confused: 
  11. Zee71


    Apr 1, 2007
    Queens, NY
    Nice capture with great details.
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