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!

Dragonfly Afloat

Join Now

Join ePHOTOzine, the friendliest photography community.

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

Add Comment

A Brown Hawker (I think) afloat on the canal

Brand:Pentax
Camera:Pentax K-30 Check out PENTAXPORTAL!
Lens:TAMRON SP AF 90mm F2.8 Check out Totally Tamron!
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:7 Aug 2013 - 1:35 PM
Focal Length:90mm
Aperture:f/7.1
Shutter Speed:1/400sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:320
Exposure Mode:Not Defined
Metering Mode:Spot
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Dragonfly Afloat
Username:Alan_Baseley Alan_Baseley
Uploaded:2 Sep 2013 - 7:59 AM
Tags:Aeshna grandis, Brown hawker, Canal, Dragonfly, Insect, Wildlife / nature
Votes:57

Comments

moiral
moiral e2 Member 4moiral vcard Scotland
2 Sep 2013 - 8:39 AM

Well spotted and captured. 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

DicksPics
DicksPics e2 Member 3DicksPics vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
2 Sep 2013 - 8:55 AM

You did well to get this great image, Alan!

Richard

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

Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
2 Sep 2013 - 9:13 AM

Like the reflection also captured Alan
Lillian

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

barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
2 Sep 2013 - 9:55 AM

Awesome details and that reflection is stunning
A first class image

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

achieverswales
2 Sep 2013 - 10:13 AM

Love the composition here Alan.

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

Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 7Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
2 Sep 2013 - 10:26 AM

Well spotted and a lovely composition Alan.
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

johnlw
johnlw e2 Member 7johnlw vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
2 Sep 2013 - 10:50 AM

A super capture well spotted.
Regards 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

EileenH
EileenH  1 United Kingdom
2 Sep 2013 - 11:16 AM

Great capture , like the reflection Smile

Eileen

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

Jeddahknight111
Jeddahknight111 e2 Member 2Jeddahknight111 vcard United Kingdom
2 Sep 2013 - 11:27 AM

Excellent photo, clear good DOF and the reflection is brills!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

JohnChambersPhotography

Well spotted, and that reflection is sure working well

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

ColleenA
ColleenA e2 Member 2193 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
2 Sep 2013 - 2:59 PM

Beauty in deat,,,great reflections

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 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece17 Constructive Critique Points
2 Sep 2013 - 3:04 PM

Great spot and capture, Alan, looks like she's laying eggs. 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

taggart
taggart e2 Member 1042 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
2 Sep 2013 - 3:13 PM

Carol is correct anad beat me to it--- Kudos on capturing the egg laying process/activity-- a rare image! plus a reflection!

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
2 Sep 2013 - 3:49 PM

Added interest if it is indeed laying eggs Alan !!
Good capture.
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

NDODS
NDODS e2 Member 43242 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom103 Constructive Critique Points
2 Sep 2013 - 4:03 PM

An interesting capture of this popular Dragon Fly laying its eggs ready for next year.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

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

jdinne
jdinne  11 England
2 Sep 2013 - 4:53 PM

Excellent Alan and the reflection is superb.

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

pamelajean
pamelajean Critique Team 8769 forum postspamelajean vcard United Kingdom1598 Constructive Critique Points
2 Sep 2013 - 5:22 PM

Love the way the wings look in the reflection.

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

netta1234
netta1234 e2 Member 2186 forum postsnetta1234 vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
2 Sep 2013 - 6:16 PM

Beautiful with lovely reflectionSmile
NettaSmile

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

Mike_Smith
Mike_Smith e2 Member 7122 forum postsMike_Smith vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
2 Sep 2013 - 6:54 PM

Nice shot you did well to spot this one

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

Holmewood
Holmewood e2 Member 1Holmewood vcard United Kingdom
2 Sep 2013 - 8:35 PM

Great shot Alan. Cathy

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

Jenny-D
Jenny-D e2 Member 4Jenny-D vcard United Kingdom
2 Sep 2013 - 9:33 PM

Superb!

Jenny 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

fificat100
fificat100 e2 Member 3fificat100 vcard Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
2 Sep 2013 - 11:34 PM

Superb composition. Beautifully taken, Alan. Love it Grin

Lavina

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 8234 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
8 Sep 2013 - 9:17 PM

I think this one is ovipositing or egg laying, superbly captured with a fine reflection to boot

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.