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A big thank you to Cookoie_Monster, CarolG, Glostopcat, and rsjkinson for their valued UA's and to everyone else who voted and commented on the Dark Green Fritillary, all very much appreciated.

Here's a Blue Tailed Damselfly photographed in Spain back in May.

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 7D
Lens:Canon 100mm f2.8 L IS
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:28 May 2013 - 7:52 AM
Focal Length:100mm
Aperture:f/11.0
Shutter Speed:1/60sec
Exposure Comp:-0.375
ISO:400
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Spot
Flash:No Flash
White Balance:Manual
Title:Blue Tailed Damselfly
Username:NigelKiteley NigelKiteley
Uploaded:29 Oct 2013 - 4:34 PM
Tags:Blue tailed damselfly, Close-up / macro, Wildlife / nature
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Votes:45

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DerekL
DerekL e2 Member 9100 forum postsDerekL vcard England23 Constructive Critique Points
29 Oct 2013 - 4:40 PM

Looks like this is setting a new "standard" for Damselflies Nigel.
Superb capture!
Like the eye colours.

Derek

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
29 Oct 2013 - 4:41 PM

A little darling, Nigel, superbly captured. Carol

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Mozzytheboy
Mozzytheboy e2 Member 3550 forum postsMozzytheboy vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
29 Oct 2013 - 4:54 PM

Cor Nigel that really is something raaaather special. You are a seriously amazing photographer!

Mozzy

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
29 Oct 2013 - 4:57 PM

What a superb capture!!!!!!!!!!!!
Joan.

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rsjkinson
rsjkinson e2 Member 5rsjkinson vcard United Kingdom
29 Oct 2013 - 5:07 PM

stunning just stunning

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gary_d
gary_d e2 Member 6519 forum postsgary_d vcard Wales12 Constructive Critique Points
29 Oct 2013 - 5:18 PM


Quote: Stunning just stunning

Its better than that. - gary

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DicksPics
DicksPics e2 Member 3DicksPics vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
29 Oct 2013 - 5:22 PM

A real 'wow' image, Nigel!

Richard

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fotobee
29 Oct 2013 - 5:28 PM

Mind blowing shot!
Regards
Martin

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8231 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
29 Oct 2013 - 6:45 PM

A fantastic close up of this common dameselfly such wonderful colours and composition.

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bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 91892 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
29 Oct 2013 - 8:37 PM

Superb detail and colour Nigel - great perch too.

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Trev_B
Trev_B e2 Member 7101 forum postsTrev_B vcard England63 Constructive Critique Points
29 Oct 2013 - 9:01 PM

Wonderful detail and composition.

Trev

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dave1967
dave1967 e2 Member 2dave1967 vcard United Kingdom
29 Oct 2013 - 9:10 PM

Stunning shot
Dave

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Irishkate
Irishkate e2 Member 3Irishkate vcard United Kingdom73 Constructive Critique Points
29 Oct 2013 - 9:55 PM

Beautifully detailed and on a lovely perch.
KateGrinGrinGrin

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richmowil
richmowil e2 Member 5240 forum postsrichmowil vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
29 Oct 2013 - 9:58 PM

Excellent detail and colour, as always!!

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Norfolkboy
Norfolkboy e2 Member 8Norfolkboy vcard England4 Constructive Critique Points
30 Oct 2013 - 7:15 PM

Superb specimen, Nigel.
Colin

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