firefly 8823

common eastern (USA) firefly - photinus pyralis - looks good large - i think this is the best firefly pic of the summer

  • nashguitargirl 9y

    Very nice! I can't seem to catch these guys in a good shot hehe
  • Adrian Lindenmann 9y

    what a capture....great

    Macro 1-2-3
  • doug_r 9y


    Your picture has been selected for the Admin Faves Thread 19 of the Closer and Closer Macro Group
  • terry priest 9y

    thanks all !
  • Tut99 (Roger) 9y

    Excellent shot!
    I really like your animal photo!
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  • Doblonaut 8y

    Sure, it is the best pic!
  • JT Le 7y

    very nice catch
  • Jaxonista 7y

    Me loves the lightning bug!
  • Dick Todd 7y

    very well done
  • Malwina 6y

    So that;s how they look like! Just great! !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  • Addicted2Hymenoptera 6y

    Holy crap! How were you able to get this shot!
  • jena ardell 6y

    AMAZING!!!!!!!! I didn't know shots like these of fireflies existed!! I'm impressed.
  • terry priest 6y

    this one is better

    firefly 2679
  • Fightingbuddhist 6y

    Oh man I didn't know it had a reddish head. It looks so odd up close.
  • terry priest 6y

  • Mohd Reemann 5y

    Nice catch. beautiful.
  • Linda 5y

    Wow, fantastic capture!
  • Ridho Illyasa 2y

    Sir, I ask to permission to use this photo on my blog to describe my article , i will give "Photo by Terry Priest" and link to this photo that i use, thank you, my blog
  • terry priest 2y

    Mr. Ridho Illyasa, yes you may use the photo on your blog. thanks for asking.
  • Heidi Morris 2y

    Someone used this here, I think:
    firefly stencil by mutednarayan
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Taken on July 25, 2006
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