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Saw this damselfly in Kristiansand, Norway, but I can't identify it on any of the websites I have found. Anybody know what it is please?

Thanks for looking
Jason

Brand:NIKON CORPORATION
Camera:Nikon D800 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:24.0-70.0 mm f/2.8
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:14 Aug 2013 - 10:05 AM
Focal Length:70mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/2.8
Aperture:f/6.3
Shutter Speed:1/200sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:640
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Norwegian Beauty
Username:jasonrwl jasonrwl
Uploaded:7 Sep 2013 - 7:15 AM
Tags:Damselfly, Wildlife / nature
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Votes:25

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nonur
nonur e2 Member 5nonur vcard Turkey8 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2013 - 7:37 AM

A super capture, so sharp and beautiful. The background works so well with the colours of the fly and the plant.

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Michaela_Solway
Michaela_Solway e2 Member 3Michaela_Solway vcard
7 Sep 2013 - 7:42 AM

Superb on the diagonal image with lovely sharp wing detailing excellent

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Hermanus
Hermanus  1 South Africa
7 Sep 2013 - 7:43 AM

A true Norwegian beauty Jason ! I love the blue and gold on it - it must be royalty Smile

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AlexAppleby

A beauty indeed, it really sparkles.

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marktc
marktc e2 Member 342 forum postsmarktc vcard United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2013 - 8:46 AM

Superb capture Jason

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TonyDy
TonyDy e2 Member 5TonyDy vcard United Kingdom
7 Sep 2013 - 11:44 AM

Great shot, Jason - I believe it is the Emerald Damselfly.
Tony

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Irishkate
Irishkate e2 Member 3Irishkate vcard United Kingdom71 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2013 - 12:07 PM

A very fine Damselfly Jason - I thought an emerald was greener than this as suggested above?
Better than any I've seen this year!
A very fine image.
Are you ready for your club starting?
KateGrinGrinGrin

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Nigeve1
Nigeve1 e2 Member 1435 forum postsNigeve1 vcard United Kingdom68 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2013 - 3:41 PM

A super sharp image with fantastic light and colour.
Nigel

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 e2 Member 4966 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England129 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2013 - 4:46 PM

Can't be a Norwegian Blue - that's a parrot.

Wonderful colour, Jason. Had a look for it as well - found some more images but none named Sad

Dave

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taggart
taggart e2 Member 942 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2013 - 6:05 PM

Here, we would identify this as one of the spread wings as it wings are shorter that its tail. The colors suggest it is not yet mature, which is why you have not found an ID

A gorgeous image!

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saltireblue
saltireblue Site Moderator 33366 forum postssaltireblue vcard Norway22 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2013 - 6:05 PM

Damn it, Jason...when I saw your title, I thought it was a portrait of me!

Malc, aka disappointed form Norway...Sad

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Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 7Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2013 - 6:59 PM

Beautiful shot Jason.GrinGrin
Ron

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annettep38
annettep38 e2 Member 2186 forum postsannettep38 vcard France30 Constructive Critique Points
15 Sep 2013 - 1:25 AM

how well the colours of the plant are repeated in those of the damselfly!

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