Robbers

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  1. woodsac

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    Robber Flys. Very interesting to watch. They catch their prey in the air. All of these were less than 1" long. For the ones that are eating, their meals were tiny!

    The robber in #4 actually dropped that meal, flew off and came right back with the meal in #5. Landed on the same leaf and acted like nothing happened. The whole thing happened in about 2 seconds :wink:


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    Cool shots! #5 is my fav.
     
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    I love 4's composition, great series.
     
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    Whoa. Excellent.
    If I hadn't slipped my disc upon :hail:ing for your previous fly-series up here I'd do it again for you, mostly so for Photos 3 and 4. Those are my favourites here!
     
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    lostprophet No longer a newbie, moving up!

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    another great series, number 3 is fantastic, ok ok they all are
     
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    wow !! great photos really clear my favorite is number 1, really like the angle of it.
     
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    I like #3.
     
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    Fantastic! Tiny insects eating even tinier insects!
     
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    Dude, you are blowing me away with these macro shots :thumbsup:

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    Many, many thanks!

    I never thought I'd say it...but I can't wait till spring when the bugs come out again! Maybe it's the challenge, but I really, really enjoy doing bug and flower macro :thumbup:
     
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    :hail: :hail: :hail: :hail:

    well...I just put all my equipment for sale on ebay cause of this. Holy crap man.... these are brilliant. I just stared at them for a long time. :hail: :hail: :hail:
     
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    well done sacster!! excellent shooting.
     

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