Login or Join Now

Upload your photos, chat, win prizes and much more

Username:
Password:
Remember Me

Can't Access your Account?

New to ePHOTOzine? Join ePHOTOzine for free!

Female Banded Demoiselle

Join Now

Join ePHOTOzine, the friendliest photography community.

Upload photos, chat with photographers, win prizes and much more for free!

Upgrade to e2

Tired of clicking to see a large version? Upgrade to e2 to browse all photos automatically at their largest size.
Add Comment

A female banded demoiselle damselfly I saw perched on a nettle leaf beside the River Severn at Tewkesbury back in mid June, this one was taken beside the Ham which is a meadow that floods regularly.

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon IXUS 107
Lens:5.0 - 20.0 mm (35 mm equivalent: 27.5 - 109.9 mm)
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:19 Jun 2012 - 10:46 AM
Focal Length:5mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/2.8
Aperture:f/2.8
Shutter Speed:1/640sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:80
Metering Mode:Evaluative
Flash:Auto, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Female Banded Demoiselle
Username:Glostopcat Glostopcat
Uploaded:1 Nov 2012 - 12:09 AM
Tags:Banded demoiselle damselfly, Close-up / macro, Glos, River severn, Tewkesbury, Wildlife / nature
Votes:45

Comments

achieverswales
1 Nov 2012 - 12:14 AM

Sunning detail exposure and clarity Ed.

Regards

Trev.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Badgerfred
Badgerfred e2 Member 7Badgerfred vcard Wales
1 Nov 2012 - 12:18 AM

Super image Ed, excellent colour and detail,
Fred.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

abeeror2
abeeror2 e2 Member 2abeeror2 vcard Australia
1 Nov 2012 - 12:35 AM

astounding!

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

mikbee
mikbee e2 Member 7mikbee vcard Scotland7 Constructive Critique Points
1 Nov 2012 - 12:48 AM

There you go again Ed,talking about food with your mention of Ham !!
Wonderful hairy detail.
Great shot.
Mick.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Daisymaye
Daisymaye e2 Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
1 Nov 2012 - 12:51 AM

A stunning detailed damselfly.......Sandy

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Irishkate
Irishkate e2 Member 4Irishkate vcard United Kingdom73 Constructive Critique Points
1 Nov 2012 - 1:03 AM

What a beautiful colour - I've still to see an emerald one.
Looks great amidst the greens.
KateGrinGrinGrin

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

taggart
taggart e2 Member 1042 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
1 Nov 2012 - 1:40 AM

This is OUTSTANDING--- The damsel is well placed showing it' s environment as well as it's details--- excellent!

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Hermanus
Hermanus  2 South Africa
1 Nov 2012 - 4:18 AM

Stunning ! Excellent photography !

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland112 Constructive Critique Points
1 Nov 2012 - 4:53 AM

Marvellous detail captured over whole insect, Ed, and a reminder of warmer days.
Ronnie.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7139 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
1 Nov 2012 - 5:49 AM

What a belter, Ed, I haven't even spotted one, let along managed to capture one of these, this year Sad Carol

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

dven
dven e2 Member 9dven vcard United Kingdom
1 Nov 2012 - 7:26 AM

Superb detail

dven

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

ValSaxby
ValSaxby e2 Member 9140 forum postsValSaxby vcard United Kingdom
1 Nov 2012 - 7:46 AM

A super close up Ed

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

NDODS
NDODS e2 Member 43463 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom103 Constructive Critique Points
1 Nov 2012 - 8:11 AM

An image of the highest quality Ed, simply superb.

Regards NathanGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

saeidNL
saeidNL  4 Netherlands3 Constructive Critique Points
1 Nov 2012 - 8:18 AM

Fantastic and beautiful imageEd,like the colour and detail here,
saeid

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

fentiger
fentiger  13915 forum posts England22 Constructive Critique Points
1 Nov 2012 - 8:22 AM

Impressive well composed macro capture.

Albert

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 7459 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom1037 Constructive Critique Points
1 Nov 2012 - 8:41 AM

Brilliant! I love the precision - plus the harmonious green tones, including the body and wings.
Moira

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

EAS
EAS  5 Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
1 Nov 2012 - 8:42 AM

Oh, my! This is just so exquisite. You've captured many wonderful images over the time I've been with epz but reckon this has to be one of your best ever!

Ann

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Kingfisher8
1 Nov 2012 - 10:42 AM

The detail is awesome well done.

Keith.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
1 Nov 2012 - 10:43 AM

A sure fire winner I think.
Joan.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

AnnChown
AnnChown e2 Member 4183 forum postsAnnChown vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
1 Nov 2012 - 10:47 AM

Super green detail!
Ann

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 7Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
1 Nov 2012 - 1:58 PM

Amazing detail Ed. One of your very best I think.
Ron

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Brian65
Brian65 e2 Member 5Brian65 vcard United Kingdom
1 Nov 2012 - 2:42 PM

WOW! such detail, wonderful image ED.
Brian

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

rayme330
rayme330 e2 Member 2rayme330 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
1 Nov 2012 - 3:16 PM

Fine detail here, Ed.

Ray

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

kathrynlouise
kathrynlouise e2 Member 3369 forum postskathrynlouise vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
1 Nov 2012 - 3:44 PM

Wow! That's a stunning shot Ed. Well done on all the well deserved awards Grin

Kathryn

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Herge88
Herge88 e2 Member 740 forum postsHerge88 vcard England4 Constructive Critique Points
1 Nov 2012 - 4:56 PM

Great side on capture, with super detail.

Best Matt

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

lifesnapper
lifesnapper e2 Member 8lifesnapper vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
1 Nov 2012 - 5:44 PM

Smashing image Ed, well seen, as it blends in so well with the surroundings.

John Smile

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

JohnoP
JohnoP e2 Member 9JohnoP vcard
1 Nov 2012 - 5:50 PM

Beautiful specimen! John

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8235 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
1 Nov 2012 - 6:54 PM

Many thanks to Carol, Nathan, Ann and Keith for the user awards, it is greatly appreciated, Ed

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

graceland
graceland  102378 forum posts United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
1 Nov 2012 - 7:14 PM

Very good palGrin

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8235 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
1 Nov 2012 - 7:32 PM

Many thanks for the user award Robin, it is greatly appreciated mate, I can't believe the reception this one has had, Ed

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 91911 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
1 Nov 2012 - 9:27 PM

This is a belter Ed - head to tail sharpness - great wing detail - great shades of green. Love it.
Brian.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8235 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
1 Nov 2012 - 10:04 PM

Many thanks for the user award Brian, it is greatly appreciated, Ed

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8235 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
1 Nov 2012 - 10:04 PM

Many thanks for all your comments and clicks, they are much appreciated, Ed

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

goso
goso e2 Member 8goso vcard Australia1 Constructive Critique Points
1 Nov 2012 - 11:10 PM

Splendid detail captured here Ed ...Bill

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 e2 Member 41073 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England136 Constructive Critique Points
2 Nov 2012 - 9:27 AM

Still playing catch-up, but I'm glad I didn't miss this one. Superb sharpness and detail, Ed.

Dave

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

helenlinda
helenlinda e2 Member 7338 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
3 Nov 2012 - 1:27 PM

Stunning capture Ed - well deserved awards too SmileSmile
Helen

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Tibetan
Tibetan  2 England
4 Nov 2012 - 11:07 PM

Well I can't say I'm surprised at the awards Ed. I know you are dedicated to what you do! and good luck to you , my regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

- Original Poster Comments
- Your Posts

Add a Comment

You must be a member to leave a comment

Username:
Password:
Remember me:
Un-tick this box if you want to login each time you visit.