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Another Dragon upload as I've not been out to photograph anything recently.

Canon 40D
Canon 70-200mm f4
Kenco 1.4x converter
Kenco 36mm extension tube
Fill-in flash

The idea here was to use a non-macro lens with an extension tube and a 1.4x converter to increase the working distance for skittish insects. The focus was not along the axis of the DF's body so it produced a shot with 'artistic blur'Smile It may be over sharpened too.

Recording media:RAW (digital)
Title:Winged Dragon
Username:Paintman Paintman
Uploaded:5 Feb 2013 - 6:46 AM
Views:6
Unique Views:6

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soulofharmony
30 May 2011 - 6:13 PM

wonderful seeing these little chaps around again...!!!


Nikki !

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saeidNL
saeidNL  5 Netherlands3 Constructive Critique Points
30 May 2011 - 6:20 PM

Excellent and wonderful macro shot,love it,
saeid

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Len1950
Len1950 Plus Member 5Len1950 vcard England
30 May 2011 - 6:29 PM

Excellent detail, a super macro shot.

Len

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Fabulous shot !

Chris

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elkiebrooks
30 May 2011 - 9:03 PM

Stunning detail. Love it.

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye Plus Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
31 May 2011 - 12:31 AM

Awesome detailed image. Beautifully captured..........Sandy

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PhillipMinnis
31 May 2011 - 6:24 AM

A top-notch close-up image! Excellent details, colours and composition! Lovely DOF!


Cheers

Phil

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twelvemegs
31 May 2011 - 6:59 PM

Stunning. Smile

David

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Paintman
Paintman Plus Member 8927 forum postsPaintman vcard United Kingdom174 Constructive Critique Points
31 May 2011 - 9:38 PM

Appreciate the GEA DevlinWink

Thanks everyone for the comments and votesSmile

Rgds, Alan.

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CarolG
CarolG Plus Member 8169 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
1 Jun 2011 - 5:27 AM

A stunning close-up. Carol

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Shroomer
Shroomer  8 England167 Constructive Critique Points
1 Jun 2011 - 10:01 AM

Cracking capture Alan
Richard

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Richsr
Richsr Plus Member 790 forum postsRichsr vcard England215 Constructive Critique Points
1 Jun 2011 - 8:01 PM

Excellent details and tones in this Alan, good work.
Congrats on the GEA.
Regards Richard

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Platchet
Platchet  8 Wales8 Constructive Critique Points
1 Jun 2011 - 9:37 PM

Stunning close up.

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Maiwand
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2 Jun 2011 - 2:38 PM

Stunning capture Alan.
Ron

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celestun
celestun  1129 forum posts United Kingdom14 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2011 - 12:04 AM

Impressive detail and stunning composition in this text-book perfect macro image!

Well done Alan!

Tim

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ianrobinson
25 Jun 2011 - 8:53 PM

nice shot well caught do you know what the name of the species is.

Ian.

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Paintman
Paintman Plus Member 8927 forum postsPaintman vcard United Kingdom174 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jun 2011 - 9:02 PM

Hi Ian,

I'm pretty sure this is a female Broad-bodied Chaser. The male has a blue abdomen.

Alan.

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gajewski
gajewski Plus Member 10gajewski vcard United States9 Constructive Critique Points
25 Jun 2011 - 10:06 PM

This is an amazingly detailed macro -- and great colors to top it off.

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cocobean
cocobean  2 United Kingdom
4 Jun 2013 - 9:08 PM

amazing close-upGrin

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