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There are still a fair number of damsels and darters around, or there were until yesterday, we had a violent thunderstorm late afternoon and it hasn't stopped raining since Sad

Camera:Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ7
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:doting damsels
Username:CarolG CarolG
Uploaded:5 Nov 2013 - 5:20 AM
Tags:Close-up, Close-up / macro, Damselflies, General, Macro, Nature, Wildlife, Wildlife / nature
Votes:68
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ColleenA
ColleenA e2 Member 2204 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
5 Nov 2013 - 5:25 AM

Wow Carol.....amazing images....great photography....oh dear about the rain...we have beautiful sunshine here....the Cape Town summer has arrivedGrinGrin

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Chinga
Chinga e2 Member 4Chinga vcard United Kingdom
5 Nov 2013 - 5:26 AM

Wow! the light is divine... the subjects are wonderful Carol.
A great moment well captured... Have a lovely day
IB

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye e2 Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
5 Nov 2013 - 5:47 AM

Beautiful translucent wings. Excellent shots Carol.

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ddolfelin
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5 Nov 2013 - 6:23 AM

A lovely clear shot, Carol.
What are they doing?

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Andysnapper
Andysnapper e2 Member 6105 forum postsAndysnapper vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
5 Nov 2013 - 6:30 AM

Super shots Carol and as usual nature supplies the perfect subjects.

Andy

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paulknight
5 Nov 2013 - 6:56 AM

So well captured. Love the light on the wings!

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ChiliMan
ChiliMan e2 Member 8135 forum postsChiliMan vcard Singapore17 Constructive Critique Points
5 Nov 2013 - 7:02 AM

Excellent timing and captures, Carol, and I just love the colours bouncing off the wings!

Andrew Smile

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Caziwinkles
5 Nov 2013 - 7:03 AM

Beautiful lighting Carol - ESP on those wings. Hope your weather improves. Smile

Carol

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Nikonuser1
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5 Nov 2013 - 7:06 AM

Excellent images CarolSmile

Cliff

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ali63
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5 Nov 2013 - 7:15 AM

Great images Carol,

Ali

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SUE118
SUE118 e2 Member 6SUE118 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
5 Nov 2013 - 7:22 AM

Beautifully captured.

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
5 Nov 2013 - 7:25 AM

SUCH PRETTY WINGS
ooooops caps lock!!

Last Modified By barbarahirst at 5 Nov 2013 - 7:26 AM

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Badgerfred
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5 Nov 2013 - 7:40 AM

Excellent captures Carol, two super images,
Fred.

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fentiger
fentiger  13915 forum posts England22 Constructive Critique Points
5 Nov 2013 - 7:51 AM

Super macro captures Carol.

Albert

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HarrietH
HarrietH e2 Member 4269 forum postsHarrietH vcard Portugal
5 Nov 2013 - 7:59 AM

Really wonderfu shots.

Harriet

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AnnChown
AnnChown e2 Member 5192 forum postsAnnChown vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
5 Nov 2013 - 8:10 AM

The translucence really catches the eye Carol. A super find.

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viscostatic
5 Nov 2013 - 8:32 AM

Beautiful rendition of those delicate wings Carol.

Phil.

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moiral
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5 Nov 2013 - 8:49 AM

Well captured Carol. Moira

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AnneB50
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5 Nov 2013 - 8:59 AM

I love the way the light catches their wings, so delicate.

Anne

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DicksPics
DicksPics e2 Member 3DicksPics vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
5 Nov 2013 - 9:03 AM

Beautifully delicate and detailed images, Carol - hope it stops raining soon!!

Richard

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sparrowhawk
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5 Nov 2013 - 9:29 AM

absolutely wonderful shots

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achieverswales

You are so good at macro photography Carol, another two crackers.

Regards

Trev.

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prabhusinha
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5 Nov 2013 - 10:09 AM

Great set

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RonnieAG
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5 Nov 2013 - 10:20 AM

Excellent capture of this bit of natural activity, Carol: wonderful detail.
R.

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Lillian
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5 Nov 2013 - 10:26 AM

Wonderful clarity Carol on both
Lillian

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Irishkate
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5 Nov 2013 - 10:33 AM

Wings like gossamer - so delicate and beautiful.
KateGrinGrinGrin

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sable
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5 Nov 2013 - 10:43 AM

Two beautiful images xx

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JuBarney
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5 Nov 2013 - 11:16 AM

A beautiful capture of those wings.
Ju

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TonyDy
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5 Nov 2013 - 11:40 AM

Great duo, Carol - love the light on the wings.
Tony

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mashwood10
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5 Nov 2013 - 12:07 PM

Fab Carol !!! These images of yours are truly outstanding.GrinGrin

Pam

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EileenH
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5 Nov 2013 - 12:18 PM

Great set:

Eileen

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5 Nov 2013 - 1:05 PM

Great detail in these fine images Carol!!

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ChristineD
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5 Nov 2013 - 2:24 PM

Beautiful lighting, well spotted

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NDODS
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5 Nov 2013 - 3:30 PM

Remarkable imagery Carol, the light adding to the immense quality and appeal of the image..

Regards Nathan

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Niknut
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5 Nov 2013 - 5:04 PM

Great shot !!!......lovely light !!

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tomcat
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5 Nov 2013 - 6:41 PM

Evenin' Carol
Some lovely touches of light on the wings

Rain am, but fair pm - brisk breeze making it feel colder than the registered +8C

Adrian

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5 Nov 2013 - 6:49 PM

Lovely pair CarolGrinGrin
Diane

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Mavis
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5 Nov 2013 - 7:14 PM

Beautiful light through this lovely pair xxx

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fificat100
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5 Nov 2013 - 7:38 PM

Beautiful light catching those lovely wings Smile

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5 Nov 2013 - 9:20 PM


Quote: Remarkable imagery Carol, the light adding to the immense quality and appeal of the image..

Regards Nathan

Totally I agree with Nathan, the light make these captures exceptional, Carol!
George

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BarbaraR
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5 Nov 2013 - 9:26 PM

Lovely capture.
Good light to show of those glistening wings.

B.

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LynneJoyce
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5 Nov 2013 - 10:49 PM

All of the above and then some.

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7 Nov 2013 - 6:32 AM

I like the way you've caught this copulating couples wings glistening in the sun Carol, very fine macrowork indeed. If it is any consolation to you the weather here is pants as well

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7 Nov 2013 - 12:57 PM

This one really stands out in the thumbnails on your PF page Carol - beautiful image with lovely presentation.

Anne

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