Humming for "Hunny"

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Macroglossum Stellatarum .. better known as Hummingmoth

the first one I discovered in my garden this summer, it was visiting the Pinkcolored phlox which have a delightful sweet smell .. and attracting a lot of butterflies and other insects.

EXIF : 1/640 , 250 mm, F9/0 and ISO 800

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Comments (78)

K@rin on August 9, 2012

Hello Nick

thanks for the very good compliment and like,

best wishes to you

Gabriel Avramovici on August 12, 2012

Excellent shot!

Manek Taolin on August 12, 2012

Wonderful shot!



Manek Taolin

mbe21 on August 15, 2012

Beautiful macro Karin. I really LIKE your technique.

All the best Mick

Annelies Vink on August 17, 2012

fantastische opname Karin! Vorig jaar had ik er ook in mijn tuin vooral op de vlinderstruik. Die is helaas omgewaaid tijdens een herfststorm en nu heb ik nog geen kolibrievlinder gezien deze zomer :(

groetjes en big like!


K@rin on August 26, 2012

hello to all dear friends

thanks a lot for all the lovely compliments, likes and special thanks to all who put a YS

much appreciated all your visits, hope to catch up this week to visit your galleries as soon as possible

Warm greetings Karin

Ghiocela on August 28, 2012

Bzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz! :) Bbbbbbeautiful! :)) I like ..!

©junebug on August 28, 2012

What a lovely photo of the Hummingbird Hawk-moth, Karin! You captured it beautifully drinking nectar from the geranium. They love these flowers! Of course I like this photo very much! Best wishes, Anne

Manoo G on September 2, 2012

Beauty behold...Karin this is an amazing and colourful macro..


Regards Manoo

Bobby Vempati on September 4, 2012

Lovely macro....beautiful flower and the busy bee..


Best Wishes Deepti & Bobby

M-pictures on September 5, 2012

Very beautiful photo and very nice composition!



bettyzimmermann on September 6, 2012

:)) I love it!


Cheers, dear Karin

K@rin on September 6, 2012

Hello dear Friends

thanks a lot for all the wonderful comments and likes,

special thanks to all who have put a YS ,

Warm greetings Karin

febrok korbef on September 11, 2012

Hi Karin, ein wunderschönes Tierfoto, hast du ganz toll gemacht.

Habe es in Contest entdeckt und gevoted. Y* & L noch dazu.

VG febrok

Aori Ika on September 12, 2012

Hi, K@rin (^^)


Beautiful capture!  LIKE

Sincere greetings from aoriika(^_-)

K@rin on September 27, 2012

HI Febrok thanks for the vote and YSL with wunderschönes compliment, VG Karin

Hello Aoriika thanks a lot for excellent and beautiful compliment with ,like, all the best to you

Guizel J.c on October 7, 2012

Very beautiful macro



Buts Yuri on October 8, 2012

Beautiful LIKE-62! Many greetings, Buts_YV.

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