Photo 0040: A hover fly photobomb

A hover fly hovering next to a thistle plant.
A hover fly photobomb
Date (taken):
July 2023
Camera model:
Fujifilm X-T4
Lens model:
Fujifilm XF 70-300mm ƒ/4-5.6 R LM OIS WR + 1.4x TC
Exposure settings:
279mm (418mm) | ƒ/7.1 | 1/1000s | ISO 640

I'm rarely getting a decent shot of insects. This time I was taking some photos of a thistle, when suddenly a hover fly photobombed the scene. It's not the typical macro shot, but I like the composition.