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Common Hawker in Flight -- An Insects View

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Not sure about this shot. As the pond was in shadow. As the image was shot at speed I have finished up with a low ' f ' stop and shallow depth of field. But you see the Dragonfly face as a hunted insect would -- with fear no doubt. Regards John

Brand:NIKON CORPORATION
Camera:Nikon D90 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:150.0 mm f/2.8
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:14 Aug 2012 - 4:29 PM
Focal Length:150mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/3.0
Aperture:f/3.0
Shutter Speed:1/2000sec
Exposure Comp:-2/3
ISO:200
Exposure Mode:Shutter speed priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:No Flash
Title:Common Hawker in Flight -- An Insects View
Username:johncob johncob
Uploaded:16 Aug 2012 - 8:17 PM
Tags:Common hawker, Wildlife / nature
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paskinmj
paskinmj  5 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Aug 2012 - 8:20 PM

Spot on timing. Nice detail and well cropped.
Matt

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howdog
howdog  625 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Aug 2012 - 8:30 PM

What a fantastic shot!SmileSmile
Iain

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Chinga
Chinga e2 Member 3Chinga vcard United Kingdom
16 Aug 2012 - 8:53 PM

Excellent macro! Well seen! IB

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bertie1983
16 Aug 2012 - 9:58 PM

wonderful capture
lou
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annettep38
annettep38 e2 Member 3188 forum postsannettep38 vcard France32 Constructive Critique Points
16 Aug 2012 - 9:58 PM

well I think it is fantastic, not easy at all to get them in flight.
believe me I have spent a lot of time trying Smile

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senn
senn e2 Member 3senn vcard Belgium1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Aug 2012 - 10:09 PM

grrreat !..

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DeeWee
DeeWee  5 England1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Aug 2012 - 11:03 PM

Won me over!! Love it
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