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Just a couple of mosquitos
Lens: DFA 100 2.8 + 48mm ext. tubes Camera: K 3 Photo Location: Alberta, Canada ISO: 400 
Posted By: Heinrich Lohmann, 05-25-2014, 02:28 PM

Went outside the other afternoon to find some bugs but it was very windy and none were around until on the lee side some mosquitos were holding on to the side of the house.

Northern house mosquito (female)


Northern house mosquito (female)


Northern house mosquito (male)


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05-25-2014, 02:41 PM   #2
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Cool to see pollen on the first one, great shots.
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These look like tough customers to me, Heinrich. Great shots.

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Very close and very detailed,,,,,,,,,,,,,good captures.

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very sharp macros
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Nice close-ups.
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QuoteOriginally posted by TER-OR Quote
Cool to see pollen on the first one, great shots.
Thank you Terry, it's appreciated.

QuoteOriginally posted by Sailor Quote
These look like tough customers to me, Heinrich. Great shots.

Jer
Hi Jer and thank you, on that day they were just trying not to get blown away.

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Very close and very detailed,,,,,,,,,,,,,good captures.
Thank you EM

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very sharp macros
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Thank you Michael, I do appreciate it.

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Nice close-ups.
Thank you Susan for the kind words.



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05-26-2014, 12:04 PM   #8
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Impressive shots Heinrich!

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Fantastic captures.
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Impressive shots Heinrich!
Hi Norbert and thank you.

Take care,

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Fantastic captures.
Thank you kindly and do take care,
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Great detail I can't say I have ever seen one that close up.
05-27-2014, 09:03 PM   #12
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Great detail I can't say I have ever seen one that close up.
Thank you Ed for the kind words, it's appreciated.

Take care,
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Great work Heinrich.

Now where did I leave that fly swatter?

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05-28-2014, 03:13 PM   #14
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Great work Heinrich.

Now where did I leave that fly swatter

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Thank you Tom, pictures first and than the swatting.
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