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A female banded demoiselle I saw beside the River Avon in Tewkesbury a few weeks ago, taken at the same time as yesterdays upload.

Camera:Canon PowerShot A400
Lens:5.9-13.2mm
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:Banded Demoiselle II
Username:Glostopcat Glostopcat
Uploaded:15 Jun 2010 - 5:04 PM
Tags:Banded demoiselle, Close-up / macro, Damselfly, Female, Glos, River avon, Tewkesbury, Wildlife / nature
Votes:78
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finepetportraits

Absolutely beautiful! Smile

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland110 Constructive Critique Points
15 Jun 2010 - 5:08 PM

Marvellous shot, Ed. The detail here is immaculate as is the lighting which highlights the insect's iridescent colours. Lovely work.
Regards, Ronnie.

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Imagephotographics

Fantastic shot Ed - amazing colour & detail captured, well done indeed

Chris

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Shroomer
Shroomer  7 England167 Constructive Critique Points
15 Jun 2010 - 5:13 PM

Outstanding detail and capture
Richard

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Cormy
Cormy  6 England
15 Jun 2010 - 5:18 PM

Awesome sharpness,Ed.Great shot.
Cheers
Alan

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Admiral_Frost
15 Jun 2010 - 5:24 PM

Beautiful detail well captured.
Dave

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
15 Jun 2010 - 6:00 PM

An excellent image, Ed, the detail and presentation is wonderful. Carol

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pluckyfilly
pluckyfilly e2 Member 7282 forum postspluckyfilly vcard United Kingdom33 Constructive Critique Points
15 Jun 2010 - 6:04 PM

top shot Ed

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CHIPPYX1X  8 England
15 Jun 2010 - 6:04 PM

Beautiful shot great detail
Davey

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PauloNascimentoPhotography

superb macro work, super sharp and nice!
Paulo

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mrswoolybill Critique Team 7396 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom971 Constructive Critique Points
15 Jun 2010 - 6:47 PM

Green against green, very beautiful.
Moira

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andylea
andylea  537 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
15 Jun 2010 - 7:28 PM

brilliant colours fantastic detail a stunning capture nice one Wink
andy

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Growmore
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15 Jun 2010 - 7:46 PM

Stunning shot great colour and very sharp detail. Gary

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EAS
EAS e2 Member 5EAS vcard Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
15 Jun 2010 - 7:48 PM

A fantastic looking insect and so beautifully captured in this image. The details and colour are gorgeous. A delight to find this is #30. So well deserved.

Ann

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maratsuikka
15 Jun 2010 - 7:53 PM

FANTASTIC ED
ONE OF YOUR VERY BEST

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VidB
VidB  5 United Kingdom11 Constructive Critique Points
15 Jun 2010 - 8:15 PM

Superb detail and colour, well captured
Dave

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Nettles
Nettles  7 England
15 Jun 2010 - 8:18 PM

A truly fantastic capture, very well done Ed. The detail is spot on and the colours glorious.
Annette

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bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 91895 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
15 Jun 2010 - 8:34 PM

A beauty Ed - superb detail - I like the river bg to this.
Brian.

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mrjt
mrjt  8 United Kingdom
15 Jun 2010 - 8:35 PM

EXCELLENT.

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Stace
Stace e2 Member 6Stace vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
15 Jun 2010 - 9:09 PM

Tats a cracker Ed, lovely wing detail

Stace

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Oliverpants
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15 Jun 2010 - 9:18 PM

So very good, great colour and amazing detail. Ann

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gingerdelight
15 Jun 2010 - 9:27 PM

Great, sharp detail here Ed, well captured.
Carol

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Dave_Holdham
15 Jun 2010 - 9:50 PM

Superb detail, well captured

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Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 7Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
15 Jun 2010 - 10:27 PM

First class capture Ed. Large view shows really superb detail in the wing structure.
Ron

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lianna
lianna  4 United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
15 Jun 2010 - 10:33 PM

another beauty... wonderful colour!!! cheers for comment and vote on my busy bee Smile x x

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SueTurner
SueTurner  981 forum posts England3 Constructive Critique Points
15 Jun 2010 - 10:41 PM

this is absolutely brilliant shot, so much detail, very impressive


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Porthos
Porthos  4 Northern Ireland1 Constructive Critique Points
15 Jun 2010 - 11:06 PM

Fantastic image. You've really captured the fine detail and the colour is superb......Derek

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Pegon
Pegon  978 forum posts England1 Constructive Critique Points
15 Jun 2010 - 11:10 PM

A cracking shot Ed, the detail is superb.
Pete.

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16 Jun 2010 - 1:41 AM

A stunner Ed - good job...Bill

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taggart
taggart e2 Member 942 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jun 2010 - 1:42 AM

Spectacular, stunning,
enviable!
JEnnnnnn

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Buffalo_Tom e2 Member 82322 forum postsBuffalo_Tom vcard Wales9 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jun 2010 - 5:56 AM

Fantastic detail and image Ed.
Tom.

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Ray42
Ray42  6 England3 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jun 2010 - 7:51 AM

A belting shot - excellent detail, and even caught the irridescent green colours perfectly

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Mynett
Mynett e2 Member 6137 forum postsMynett vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jun 2010 - 9:13 AM

oh wow this is a beauty...... love the colours

Linda

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Herge88 e2 Member 739 forum postsHerge88 vcard England4 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jun 2010 - 11:34 AM

Fantastic close detail here Ed.

Best Matt

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A Booth
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16 Jun 2010 - 11:40 AM

detail colour composition and d o f excellent.

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bayleaf1
bayleaf1  4 United Kingdom
16 Jun 2010 - 11:54 AM

A super capture Ed.
John

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16 Jun 2010 - 7:49 PM

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

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lifesnapper e2 Member 8lifesnapper vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jun 2010 - 7:56 PM

Another brilliant capture of one of these amazing creatures. But it just serves to remind me of how bad I am at trying to photograph them myself Ed'. Smile

John Smile

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Anjantoo  6 England1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jun 2010 - 8:00 PM

Excellent capture, beautiful colour and detail. Now I've got my new little camera I shall be trying my hardest to capture some bugs myself....trying being the operative word!
Jann
xxx

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rpba18205 e2 Member 4rpba18205 vcard United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jun 2010 - 8:48 PM

Superb shot.
Rob.

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16 Jun 2010 - 9:02 PM

Absolutely brilliant. - gary

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celestun
celestun e2 Member 1029 forum postscelestun vcard United Kingdom14 Constructive Critique Points
17 Jun 2010 - 12:18 AM

You really excelled here Ed! This is about as good as they come!

Well done indeed!

Tim

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Gezina
Gezina  7 United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
17 Jun 2010 - 9:46 PM

She is beautiful and you've captured her well - lovely shot - Ina

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20 Jun 2010 - 12:00 PM

beautiful colours & details...

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