Tuesday, 12 July 2011

Just a humble fly

But still beautiful in its own way and I'm drawn to the way the pin-sharp needles of the host plant echo the spines on fly's lower abdomen.

Canon 1Ds Mk II, Canon 100-400mm IS USM lens, 1/640 sec, f/5.6, 400mm at ISO 400

3 comments:

  1. Particular beautiful to its mother.
    nellie

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  2. Hey Tim!

    Great shot! I don't think bugs can feel pain, really, from what I've read. Maybe that's why this guy is unfazed by the pricklies beneath him.

    -Ashley

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