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Photo Info
UploadedAugust 27, 2009
TakenJune 15, 2009
ModelCanon EOS 5D Mark II
Exposure1/40 sec at f/18
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length70 mm
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This photo was taken on a glass sliding door with a surfire flashlight as a light source.

38 responses

  • david ong

    david ong gave props (26 Aug 2009):

    clean, sharp and fantastic!!!!

  • Donald Garrett

    Donald Garrett gave props (26 Aug 2009):

    Great shot! Or "portrait" if you prefer!

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (26 Aug 2009):

    Bugdacious shot.

  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (26 Aug 2009):

    Wonderful clarity and movement, well done Joe!

  • Alexis - Now on Flickr

    Alexis - Now on Flickr gave props (26 Aug 2009):

    Great one, I love it

  • Litz Go

    Litz Go gave props (26 Aug 2009):

    amazing capture! the image is so clear and sharp, Joe.

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (26 Aug 2009):

    Wow! You did very well with just the flashlight as your light source....Great exposure!

  • Richard Knight

    Richard Knight (Deleted) gave props (26 Aug 2009):

    Joe, amazing. I thought you were tying flies, or something. Well done.

  • Christopher J Chalk

    Christopher J Chalk gave props (27 Aug 2009):

    Amazing detail, great photography!

  • Karen Foto Fiddler

    Karen Foto Fiddler (Deleted) gave props (27 Aug 2009):

    Nice of him to pose so well for your shot! Excellent work!

  • Judy Wanamaker

    Judy Wanamaker (Deleted) gave props (27 Aug 2009):

    Excellent shot!!!

  • stuart s

    stuart s   gave props (27 Aug 2009):

    Great shot Joe. Wonderful detail.

  • Tania Losada

    Tania Losada gave props (27 Aug 2009):

    Great macro!

  • gamal hendro

    gamal hendro gave props (27 Aug 2009):


  • eithne mythen

    eithne mythen gave props (27 Aug 2009):

    Wow awesome Joe, well done..

  • Rob Roy

    Rob Roy (Deleted) gave props (27 Aug 2009):

    AWEsome, Joe!! That a darn good flashlight... and this is an amzing shot!

  • Tori Lindo

    Tori Lindo gave props (27 Aug 2009):

    Very Cooool!

  • Nasera S.

    Nasera S. gave props (28 Aug 2009):

    Nice details Joe, well done !

  • Jamie Nardoni

    Jamie Nardoni (Deleted) gave props (29 Aug 2009):

    ooohhh its so pretty :)

  • elfriede fulda

    elfriede fulda (Deleted) gave props (29 Aug 2009):

    Fabulous take

  • Bermi Shutter

    Bermi Shutter gave props (30 Aug 2009):


  • Michael Ball

    Michael Ball gave props (31 Aug 2009):

    Awesome shot!!

  • Olivier Scher

    Olivier Scher gave props (1 Sep 2009):

    A cute mayfly ;-)

  • bonnie pelton

    bonnie pelton gave props (1 Sep 2009):

    great close-up !

  • Sylvie Setiady

    Sylvie Setiady gave props (4 Sep 2009):

    lovely macro!!! love it

  • Brad Paro

    Brad Paro gave props (6 Sep 2009):

    Sharp and clear...another great macro!

  • Paul Bate

    Paul Bate (Deleted) gave props (9 Sep 2009):

    WOW amazing detail, love the reflection.

  • Charles

    Charles (Deleted) gave props (13 Sep 2009):

    Beautiful shot of this little mayfly. They do no not even have the apparatus to eat in their adult form. They have hatched at the bottom of the lake and risen only to mate and die. Nice sharp capture.

  • Anne Worner

    Anne Worner (Deleted) gave props (27 Sep 2009):

    Another excellent macro.

  • dp *

    dp * gave props (29 Sep 2009):

    This could be Wikipedia under "Bug-eyed", geesch those eyes are really popin' out there. Nice shot.

  • Dawn Hayes

    Dawn Hayes gave props (10 Oct 2009):

    excellent capture!!!

  • Jyri Vissak

    Jyri Vissak gave props (13 Oct 2009):

    Beautiful macro! Well done.

  • timothy wombold

    timothy wombold gave props (15 Oct 2009):

    Great shot on the Mayfly

  • Sheila

    Sheila (Deleted) gave props (19 Oct 2009):

    Awesome macro. He's beautiful

  • zed stri

    zed stri said (16 Jan 2010):

    tiski cvet

  • Winky Vivas

    Winky Vivas (Deleted) said (2 Jun 2010):

    This is a great macro shot, Joe. The clarity, composition, and lighting are outstanding...

  • Karen Menyhart

    Karen Menyhart gave props (26 Jun 2010):

    great shot! we have these guys all over my house, and I was wondering how they would photograph, nicely done!

  • Paul Revans

    Paul Revans gave props (12 Nov 2010):

    Nice lace wing

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