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Sorry for not voting of late but have been writing exams will try and catch up my apologies

Camera:Nikon D80 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:Sigma Macro 105
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:Damsel Fly
Username:shandoor shandoor
Uploaded:23 May 2010 - 8:56 AM
Tags:Wildlife / nature
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Dusan
Dusan  5 Sri Lanka
23 May 2010 - 8:59 AM

Hi Alexandra
Great shot excellent detail

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MoragM
MoragM  4 Scotland
23 May 2010 - 9:07 AM

Outstanding shot - great detail and wonderful colours.

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Dureja
Dureja  4 India
23 May 2010 - 9:08 AM

With all details its a beautiful shot!

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photophantom
23 May 2010 - 9:08 AM

a cracker
Dennis

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saeidNL
saeidNL  4 Netherlands3 Constructive Critique Points
23 May 2010 - 9:09 AM

Excellent capture Alexandra Crystal clear shot.love the colour and detail in this one with good light,very well taken.
saeid

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece17 Constructive Critique Points
23 May 2010 - 9:09 AM

A stunning image, Alexa, first class detail. Carol

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Alan_Baseley
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23 May 2010 - 9:16 AM

Excellent capture,
Alan

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W1ldside
W1ldside  4 United Kingdom29 Constructive Critique Points
23 May 2010 - 9:26 AM

Very crisp focus Alex and great interest
Regards Rick B

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland112 Constructive Critique Points
23 May 2010 - 9:37 AM

Superb close-up shot.
Ronnie.

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Grimmer
Grimmer  4 United Kingdom
23 May 2010 - 9:46 AM

Fantastic colors, brilliant.

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
23 May 2010 - 9:58 AM

A wonderful image with fantastic detail and colour.
Joan.

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Misty56
Misty56  6 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
23 May 2010 - 10:36 AM

stunning shot all the detail is there, thank you for sharing

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harrattp
harrattp  7 England4 Constructive Critique Points
23 May 2010 - 10:41 AM

Wonderful detail, great capture.

Paul

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baclark
baclark  53740 forum posts United Kingdom24 Constructive Critique Points
23 May 2010 - 10:43 AM

Super shot Alexa.
Barbara

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accipiter
accipiter e2 Member 4accipiter vcard England57 Constructive Critique Points
23 May 2010 - 10:58 AM

Beautiful shot. A

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pluckyfilly
pluckyfilly e2 Member 8283 forum postspluckyfilly vcard United Kingdom33 Constructive Critique Points
23 May 2010 - 11:36 AM

stunning capture, I know how hard these are to get a shot of Alexa

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nigele1
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23 May 2010 - 12:47 PM

Great pose and positioning, I like the slight blur on the wings, lovely.

Nigel

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mex
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23 May 2010 - 2:06 PM

super macro.
phil

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taggart
taggart e2 Member 1042 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
23 May 2010 - 2:19 PM

sharp in the right places, but this becomes a picture, a story,
The flutter of the wings captured show the true nature of this busy danselfly and the light is beautiful!
Jennnnnn

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Brian65
Brian65 e2 Member 5Brian65 vcard United Kingdom
23 May 2010 - 2:22 PM

What a great image Alexa, Soooo sharp.
Brian

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Image123
Image123  5 United Kingdom
23 May 2010 - 2:22 PM

superb capture
gareth

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TrevBatWCC
TrevBatWCC e2 Member 6TrevBatWCC vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
23 May 2010 - 2:52 PM

A wonderful capture, Alexa, super close-up.
TrevB Smile

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EAS
EAS  5 Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
23 May 2010 - 3:33 PM

A cracker! What beautiful colour and light you've captured.

Ann

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franken
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23 May 2010 - 3:46 PM

Superb!

Ken

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Fantastic shot Alexa - well taken indeed

Chris

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Bob_V
Bob_V  7 United States2 Constructive Critique Points
23 May 2010 - 4:12 PM

Excellent macro work Alexa.
Bob

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Brilane
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23 May 2010 - 4:54 PM

Superb close-up.
Brian

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dmhuynh72
dmhuynh72 e2 Member 628 forum postsdmhuynh72 vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
23 May 2010 - 5:32 PM

stunning capture Alex
regards
Yung

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Maiwand
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23 May 2010 - 6:11 PM

Excellent well detailed shot Alexa.
Ron

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hary60  5 United Kingdom
23 May 2010 - 7:29 PM

What a great close up brill detail
Harry

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andymark  4 England1 Constructive Critique Points
23 May 2010 - 8:25 PM

that just amazing

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gingerdelight
23 May 2010 - 8:47 PM

An excellent close up Alexa, super detail.
Carol

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Petro_Conradie
23 May 2010 - 9:18 PM

Stunning capture, vwd
P

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madbilly
madbilly  5 England4 Constructive Critique Points
24 May 2010 - 6:30 AM

Good colour & detail in this one

Bill

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Ray42  6 England3 Constructive Critique Points
24 May 2010 - 6:46 AM

Excellent shot

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RTDS
RTDS  6 Cyprus
24 May 2010 - 2:33 PM

This one is excellent.
Great details and colours.
Well done.
Robert

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Cor
Cor  5 Belgium
25 May 2010 - 8:42 AM

SUPERB >10/10
cor

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viscostatic
25 May 2010 - 9:22 AM

Stunning colours on the body of this insect.

Phil.

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Kim Walton
Kim Walton e2 Member 10144 forum postsKim Walton vcard United Kingdom29 Constructive Critique Points
25 May 2010 - 7:41 PMConstructive Critique!This comment was flagged as constructive critique! 

Good depth of field in the image.Nice detail in body and legs however a little blown out on the leaves.
I find the image a bit flat on full frame almost like a tight crop,however it has a lot of merit in the detail .
A Monopod is a must for these shots to keep them pin sharp.Some people take several shots at diferant focus points,stack the images and then rub out the any soft areas. Maybe a slightly longer lens might help (we can`t own the whole range so well do for maxamising your 150mm)
Hope this helps and still well worthy of a click
Kim

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NobbytheNobster
26 May 2010 - 11:29 PM

Superb capture, excellent focus, colour and detail.
Well done.
Ricky.

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Glostopcat
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30 May 2010 - 5:01 PM

A splendid shot of this damselfy, the colours are glorious

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30 May 2010 - 6:08 PM

Superb detailed capture and great colour in this image. Gary

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Bonico
Bonico  4 Romania
4 Jul 2010 - 5:23 PM

Well done!

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Tom_Charles
15 Jun 2012 - 10:35 AM

Id say this is a 'Beautiful Demoiselle Damselfly' as opposed to 'Banded Demoiselle'. I only ever see the latter. A lovely image with a nice clean background. Well done Smile

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