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Curly (South Shields, United Kingdom) on 6 September 2009 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Greenfly enjoying the sunshine in the West Park, South Shields

Konica Minolta Dimage Z3, 62mm lens, 1/60 second, f5, iso 200

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k@ from Paris, France

They're still quite white-skinned but no doubt they'll bake soon :) Great line-up*

6 Sep 2009 8:46am

Reno from Madrid, Spain

Ye'...i'm going to do the greenfly too today!
Have a nice greenfly day Curly!

6 Sep 2009 9:20am

AG from London, United Kingdom

Not often we see the little beasts so clearly . . the strength of numbers.

6 Sep 2009 9:53am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

They don't quite look the bane of the gardeners life here that they are in reality, the sap suckers ;)

6 Sep 2009 10:20am

Vinod from Bangalore, India

Nice one Curly... Its nice to see this much white cute things lined up ;)

6 Sep 2009 2:29pm

Diane from Burnsville, United States

Geez how many of these little suckers are in your garden?
Nice job. I like the black background really shows them off.

6 Sep 2009 5:48pm

Lea Rosa from Arnhem, Netherlands

fascinated picture and beautiful coloured wings.

6 Sep 2009 6:07pm

MrsAmber from West Wickham, United Kingdom

It's a great shot! Didn't know the sun shone up there! ;o)

6 Sep 2009 7:56pm

Gabriel Clemente from Albufeira, Portugal

Very nice.

6 Sep 2009 8:09pm

Calusarus from St Sorlin en Valloire, France

A nice holidays place… :-)

6 Sep 2009 8:40pm

Giovanni from Milan, Italy

Beautiful macro! Love the detail of the wings!

6 Sep 2009 8:46pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States


6 Sep 2009 8:56pm

Lambspun from Madison, Maine, United States

Are green flies like aphids? Do they hangs around house plants/ Very nice macro Curly :)

6 Sep 2009 9:12pm

Rockey from Phillipsburg, United States

Neat Catch!

7 Sep 2009 12:16am

flyingwind风飞扬 from Bridgetown, Barbados

Good day and sunny day and happy day for all of them, and why not for me, for you, for all of us!!!---Haha! Nicely done!!! Nice weekend! And nice next week...!

7 Sep 2009 1:15am

SCOTT F. SCHILLING from San Martin, United States

cool close up!

7 Sep 2009 4:44am

Sriram from Chennai, India

Nice close shot... funny title too. :) good work!!

7 Sep 2009 8:24am

Magda from Vancouver, Canada

Amazing detail and light on those little "guys"

8 Sep 2009 4:52am

Linda from Riga/Sigulda, Latvia


10 Sep 2009 7:42pm

Spectra from Carrboro, United States

great clarity and excellent DoF in this pic!

28 Sep 2009 11:58pm