July 30, 2011

ULTIMATE FIGHTER



84 comments:

  1. Beautiful capture Tatjana. Great detail.

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  2. what a great shot! love the lighting and the long shadow!

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  3. The fly in person is small, almost insignificant (unless he is buzzing around us :). The shadow on the other hand shows us a large creature, with some artistic style...

    The pest as a work of art?

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  4. Incredible photos. You are talented.

    Thanks for visiting!
    http://mymuskoka.blogspot.com/2011/07/my-garden-friends-and-flowers.html

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  5. Super macro of a fly for all three memes! Very clever, Tatjana.

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  6. You take the ordinary and make it extraordinary. I love your pictures.

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  7. It is a pleasure to meet you. What incredible talent you have! Have a great afternoon.

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  8. He looks almost benign, until you see his shadow!

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  9. now THIS, oh yes THIS, is a great shadow shot.

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  10. Wow, what a great shot!! I never thought I'd see a fly as beautiful.. but I do in this photo. Well done!

    xoEsther

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  11. A clever and well thought out picture Tatyana

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  12. Excellent! That shadow has an amazingly ominous quality.

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  13. Wow - his shadow is incredible. He really is the ultimate fighter! Fabulous shot Tatjana.

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  14. An amazing photo, Tatjana. I agree with Jenn, you are very talented.

    —Kay, Alberta, Canada

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  15. Wonderful macro as well as shadow!

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  16. I do NOT like flies--but I like your photo very much!

    COMPADRES

    Shadows above me,
    Shadows below;
    Some shadows swift and
    Some shadows slow;
    All of these shadows,
    It’s plain to see,
    Are my compadres—
    Sweet company!


    © 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher

    Scissor Those Shadows!

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  17. Superb macro capture, Tatjana! Such sharp clear shadow! You are indeed talented! Hope your weekend is going well!

    Sylvia

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  18. Fantastic shot. The perfect angle.

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  19. Awesome fly shot...Thanks for visiting my blog today. :)

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  20. I really like the way you have captured this one, with the shadow so much larger than the subject.

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  21. Wonderful shot with the shadow and the position of the front legs!

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  22. This is one fantastic photo. Looks as if you asked the fly to pose. Wonderful.

    Peace

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  23. ready for take off?!

    lovely capture!

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  24. The shadow and the detail of this bug is awesome. This is one wonderful shadow shot. Awesome! Genie

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  25. Wow! Love this macro shot. The shadow looks great!

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  26. Absolutely breathtaking...so very perfect!!

    Stop by if you find time and see my
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    Have a terrific Sunday.

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  27. Very rich in detail :) The shadow is awesome...
    Thanks for dropping by...

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  28. What an interesting capture! Great eye--thanks for sharing.

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  29. I love shots like this where the subject matter is small but the image is larger than life! What a great capture!

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  30. Ferocious shadow, amazing detail!

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  31. Great shot, all yours fotos are wonderfull, congratulation. Greeting from Belgium

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  32. Great photo. He does look like he's getting ready for battle. Ha!

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  33. Wonderfully captured! I especially like the shadow!

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  34. The shadow effect is stunning and Black and white gives it that extra edge.

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  35. Love the choice of caption for this photo! Suitable indeed.

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  36. Great detail in that shadow, even if it is a nasty ole fly! :)

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  37. this is a great shot. How did you manage to get it? :)

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  38. The dramatic high contrast makes for an excellent image. That shadow makes the fly look fearsome.

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  39. That is just fantastic! Beautiful photography...
    Hugs,
    Beth P

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  40. Stunning capture accentuated by the magnificent lighting!

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  41. Amazing how you could take a really creepy insect like a fly and make it into a gReAt ShadowShot. Happy SSS!

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  42. Very nice shot love the texture

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  43. That's an amazing shot! Like it! like it! like it!

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  44. Great photo. What an awesome capture.

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  45. I love the image. Great macro.

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  46. Oh my goodness Tatjana that shot is fantastic !!
    I have some rather kooky detailed shots of flies in my garden at times .. this is spectacular with detail !
    I also adore your header picture .. beautiful !
    Joy : )

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  47. Wow!!! an amazing photo...love your Blog.

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  48. sorry I'm late...
    What a shadow of a monster he/she has!

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  49. Fantastic shot, and the shadow is great!

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  50. Excellent macro! I can't believe the detail. Really great shot... and even better in black and white. :)

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  51. Wonderful shadow. Really fine macro shot.

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  52. That's amazing! Even the shadow shows so much detail (and the shadow certainly looks like it could take on all comers in any fight!)

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  53. Thank you all for wonderful comments.

    Regards and best wishes for all

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  54. big shadow for such a little fly. the black and white really makes it pop.

    thanks for the visit!

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  55. Nature's lean mean fighting machine ! a beautiful blog !

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  56. Thanks for sharing all your great photos!! - Its' hard to pick one for the others.
    ^¿^

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  57. A terrific shot. What a BIG shadow he casts!

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  58. All your photos are worth seeing! Thanks for the visit and happy ABC Wednesday!

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  59. Love the shadow - you made a common house fly very intriguing! Thanks for stopping by.

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  61. me and blogs are following you now..

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  62. Great shot. I have never done the shadow shot meme but it looks like fun and I do love the implied simplicity of this one.

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  63. Thanks for visiting my blog! :)

    This photo reminds me of how frightening shadows actual can be - even though when there is no reason to be scared.

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  64. Love this shot of the lowly fly! Surprised it sat long enough to get a picture of it and you caught its shadow to boot! Thanks for visiting my blog :-) I appreciate it.

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  65. that is a beautiful picture!

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  66. Fantastic shot! Something quite sinister about that long shadow...
    Thank you for visiting my blog too.:) Becsx

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  67. This is a great photo! A bug has never looked so good LOL. Glad I stopped in. G

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  68. Superb macro, love the light, shadow and texture. Saludos.

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