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Sphaerophoria | by johnhallmen
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Sphaerophoria

Sphaerophoria scripta, female, Syrphidae

Size: 7–8 mm

 

Early morning stack of a hoverfly on a grass spike.

 

I shot a 65 shot sequence but only used the first 30 in the final image for aesthetic reasons.

 

Canon MP-E65 @ 5X, f3.5, 1/5s, ISO400

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Taken on September 29, 2011