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A dragonfly from yesterday, I think it's a Common Hawker, but I'm not 100% sure.

Brand:Pentax
Camera:Pentax K-30 Check out PENTAXPORTAL!
Lens:smc PENTAX-DA 55-300mm F4-5.8 ED
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:5 Sep 2012 - 1:55 PM
Focal Length:300mm
Aperture:f/8.0
Shutter Speed:1/320sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:160
Exposure Mode:Not Defined
Metering Mode:Spot
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Custom
Title:Hawker
Username:Alan_Baseley Alan_Baseley
Uploaded:6 Sep 2012 - 7:48 AM
Tags:Aeshna juncea, Close-up / macro, Common hawker, Dragonfly, Insect, Wildlife / nature
Votes:49

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Tibetan
Tibetan  2 England
6 Sep 2012 - 7:50 AM

Great shot like that! nice detail and colour, got it all in the frame, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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annettep38
annettep38 e2 Member 3188 forum postsannettep38 vcard France32 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2012 - 8:16 AM

Fantastic closeup, beautiful detail!

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riu
riu  5 England
6 Sep 2012 - 8:21 AM

Super Hawker close up Alan.

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Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2012 - 9:02 AM

Whatever it is Alan it is a true beauty and a great close crop macro
Lillian

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gingerdelight

A most wonderful close up with excellent detail.
Carol

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 e2 Member 41077 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England136 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2012 - 9:07 AM

Sharp, colour and detailed, Alan, whatever it is.

Dave

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Andysnapper
Andysnapper e2 Member 6105 forum postsAndysnapper vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2012 - 9:44 AM

Excellent shot. There does seem to be an abundance of dragonfly images on here today and they are all brilliant. Puts mine to shame.

Andy

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digital_boi
6 Sep 2012 - 11:14 AM

well done a very fine close up excellent detail and colours pin sharp
fine work Alan
Graham

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6 Sep 2012 - 11:30 AM

Very detailed closeup shot Alan.
Ron

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mikbee
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6 Sep 2012 - 12:16 PM

Colourful markings Alan.
Super close up.
Mick.

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 8141 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2012 - 1:58 PM

A superb image, Alan, colour and detail is perfect. Carol

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6 Sep 2012 - 2:18 PM

WOW! really good detail and color here!

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Franko59
Franko59  3 England1 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2012 - 2:55 PM

Awesome shot!,,regards Ian Smile

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6 Sep 2012 - 5:18 PM

Superb close up Alan
Jim

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Ade_Osman e2 Member 114521 forum postsAde_Osman vcard England36 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2012 - 5:38 PM

Fabulous capture Alan, you've certainly nailed this one, ID looks good to me, though I'm no expert when it comes to dragons. Well done to you.....

Ade

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6 Sep 2012 - 10:25 PM

A wonderful macro, Alan.
-=\Walter

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pdcche
pdcche  4 United Kingdom
6 Sep 2012 - 11:40 PM

Stunning Alan, Peter..

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mbc2151
mbc2151  5 United States
7 Sep 2012 - 5:33 PM

Excellent+++

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22 Sep 2012 - 9:14 PM

A most impressive close up capture, so clear and detailed and colourful

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