The Hover of the Hover Fly

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© Jennifer Rowe
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Photo Info
UploadedAugust 14, 2009
TakenJuly 31, 2009
ModelCanon EOS 50D
Exposure1/15 sec at f/25
FlashCompulsory Flash
Focal Length100 mm
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Q: I am really into my wildlife photography but cannot afford a super zoom lens, I have a 300mm and am considering a teleconvertor. Has anybody had a experience with these and would you recommend them?

A: Do you know?

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11 responses

  • Martin E. Morris

    Martin E. Morris (Deleted) gave props (14 Aug 2009):

    Great shot.Love the action of those wings!!!

  • Kevin Kabuki

    Kevin Kabuki gave props (14 Aug 2009):

    tough little creature to shoot, great job

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham (Deleted) gave props (14 Aug 2009):

    Great shot!!!!

  • Billy Houckham

    Billy Houckham said (14 Aug 2009):

    Fantastic macro Jennifer

  • Jennifer Rowe

    Jennifer Rowe gave props (14 Aug 2009):

    thanks everyone! it took me a while to get this shot so I appreciate the feedback :)

  • Tom Piorkowski

    Tom Piorkowski (Deleted) gave props (14 Aug 2009):

    Excellent shot, great capure

  • Charles

    Charles (Deleted) gave props (19 Aug 2009):

    Beautiful in flight capture of this colorful hoverfly. Such interesting little creatures to inspect closely.

  • daniele castellucchio

    daniele castellucchio gave props (23 Aug 2009):

    fantastic capture!!!!

  • Maurie A

    Maurie A gave props (25 Aug 2009):

    That is awesome that you caught him in flight....... perfect!!

  • bimal goculdas

    bimal goculdas gave props (26 Aug 2009):

    amazing clarity for a fast moving subject!

  • Dunja Kolar

    Dunja Kolar gave props (19 Jan 2010):

    great photo

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