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Volucella pellucens

Volucella pellucens
Photo Information
Copyright: Roland Parton (ahmet54) Silver Star Critiquer/Silver Note Writer [C: 12 W: 0 N: 15] (371)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2012-06-26
Categories: Insects
Camera: Canon SX10 IS
Exposure: f/5.0, 1/320 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2012-06-30 12:58
Viewed: 2558
Points: 6
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
This is a hoverfly of the species volucella pellucens, sitting on the flowers of an European privet (Ligustrum vulgare). The picture was taken in the Harz mountains at the side of the small river Bode.
German name: Gemeine Waldschwebfliege

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Ciao Roland.
Bella macro molto luminosa,con un’ottima nitidezza sia dei fiori che dell’insetto,belli i coloro come la composizione bravo.
Ciao Marco.

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2012-06-30 15:37]

Hi Roland,a great capture of this little hoverfly whit excellent details and colors,you manage very well the light too ,to not burn the white of these magnificent flowers,very well done!Have a nice Sunday and thanks,Luciano

Beautiful photo Roland! Good composition, wonderful lighting and impressive sharpness.

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