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I think this is a female I'm not sure. So far I hav'nt been able to catch her in flight but I will try again!

Thank you for the support on my last upload
Best wishes Carol

Camera:olympus 510
Lens:150
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:Dragon Fly
Username:metro074 metro074
Uploaded:13 Apr 2010 - 8:24 AM
Tags:Close-up / macro, Dragon fly, Wildlife / nature
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barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2010 - 8:30 AM

What a shot !!!
Awesome
And I am green with envy .......

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rontear
rontear e2 Member 11rontear vcard England6 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2010 - 8:30 AM

Sharp where it matters, excellent. Ron.

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Adderwatcher
13 Apr 2010 - 8:38 AM

Another beautiful capture! well done Carol.
Scott

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xwang
xwang  531 forum posts7 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2010 - 8:39 AM

Beutiful colour and detail.
xiaoli

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lesarnott
lesarnott  4 United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2010 - 8:40 AM

Awesome macro, well done!

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goso
goso e2 Member 8goso vcard Australia1 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2010 - 8:42 AM

Well caught Carol, but an ugly little bugger isn't he/she...Bill

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rpba18205
rpba18205 e2 Member 5rpba18205 vcard United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2010 - 8:42 AM

Magnificent detailed close up.
RJ.

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KevinWalsham
13 Apr 2010 - 8:48 AM

super wing and body detail.

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colmar
colmar  742 forum posts Scotland35 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2010 - 8:51 AM

Wonderfully detailed image the bg also helping to show this beauty well done you !

Colin

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Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2010 - 8:57 AM

Carol, you have certainly mastered these dragon flies! such clarity and well composed
Lillian

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Imagephotographics

Excellent shot Carol

Chris

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saeidNL
saeidNL  5 Netherlands3 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2010 - 9:05 AM

Excellent capture carol,well taken.
saeid

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morpheus1955
13 Apr 2010 - 9:24 AM

Stunning shot Carol, excellent detail, beautifully captured.

Hugh

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gingerdelight
13 Apr 2010 - 10:04 AM

Astounding detail in this shot, well captured!
Carol

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baclark
baclark  53740 forum posts United Kingdom24 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2010 - 10:04 AM

Super detail here.
Barbara

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Cor
Cor  5 Belgium
13 Apr 2010 - 10:33 AM

Very well spotted and taken.+++++
cor

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stephenscott
13 Apr 2010 - 10:34 AM

Wow excellent macro carol,my award to u this week for superb detail and work..

Steve...

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Aliperti
Aliperti  4 Brazil
13 Apr 2010 - 11:08 AM

Great macro

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EAS
EAS  5 Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2010 - 11:43 AM

Superb!

Ann

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jaktis
jaktis e2 Member 1082 forum postsjaktis vcard Sweden
13 Apr 2010 - 11:45 AM

Excellent wing details

Peter

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gerrymac
gerrymac  7 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2010 - 11:55 AM

Superb detail in those wings ..well done Carol
Gerry

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SteveMoulding
SteveMoulding e2 Member 5SteveMoulding vcard United Kingdom7 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2010 - 12:37 PM

Superb macro, beautiful detail.
Steve.

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Adrian_Reynolds
13 Apr 2010 - 12:56 PM

Full of light Carol, sharp and detailed, excellent capture,
Adrian

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Andree_Borrel
13 Apr 2010 - 1:03 PM

Such detail, wonderful

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PattiW
PattiW e2 Member 9PattiW vcard United States2 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2010 - 3:06 PM

Really like the series but of the three I think this has to be my fave! Patti

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Bob_V
Bob_V  7 United States2 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2010 - 3:11 PM

Such great wing detail, a great capture Carol.
Bob

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jim5955
jim5955  5 United Kingdom
13 Apr 2010 - 3:11 PM

WOW THE DETAIL IS BRILLIANT

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danbrann
danbrann e2 Member 10495 forum postsdanbrann vcard 15 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2010 - 3:17 PM

Like your award says...Superb.

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LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce e2 Member 6LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom99 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2010 - 3:30 PM

Beautiful Wing detail.

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NobbytheNobster

Another excellent shot, fantastic detail in the wings. Well taken.
Ricky.

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johnjones
johnjones  5 England
13 Apr 2010 - 4:35 PM

brill brill brill
jj

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Evgenya
Evgenya  4 Russian Federation
13 Apr 2010 - 4:56 PM

Excellent macro, Carol!!!
Regards, Evgenya

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imagio
imagio  8 England1 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2010 - 5:25 PM

Superb close up Carol

Bernie

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jools59
jools59  5 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2010 - 5:27 PM

Fantastic shot Carol!!!!....well done ...jools

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accipiter
accipiter e2 Member 5accipiter vcard England57 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2010 - 7:35 PM

Fine macro. A

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sparklep
sparklep  7146 forum posts1 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2010 - 7:47 PM

Absolutely stunning. The detail is sharp and the lighting great.
sparklep

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ironman
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13 Apr 2010 - 8:11 PM

Great shot.

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Phil1958
Phil1958  5272 forum posts Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2010 - 8:17 PM

Good closeup, well executed shot

Phil

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redshank  5 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2010 - 8:18 PM

Wonderful detailed close up image.
Martin

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Roly
Roly  7 Wales
13 Apr 2010 - 8:40 PM

Excellent close up,well captured.

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AshTree
AshTree  51702 forum posts England6 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2010 - 8:45 PM

This is absolutely stunning, amazing detail and lighting. Great stuff Smile

Theresa

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Anjantoo
Anjantoo  6 England1 Constructive Critique Points
13 Apr 2010 - 8:47 PM

You certainly have the knack of capturing these bugs absolutely beautifully. Stunning detail!
Jann
xxx

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bromley-smith
13 Apr 2010 - 9:13 PM

Excellent image Carol, a great macro with fabulous detail.
Tony

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mbeghidaxz
13 Apr 2010 - 10:11 PM

Nice...

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dabhandphotographics e2 Member 5dabhandphotographics vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
14 Apr 2010 - 12:22 AM

great detail,well captured.Dave

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milky
milky e2 Member 11milky vcard Wales
14 Apr 2010 - 12:54 AM

Excellent Shot, Good Detail & Colours-------Gary

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andylea  637 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
14 Apr 2010 - 1:10 AM

stunning close up carol cracking detail congrats on the ua nice one Wink
andy

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JimV
JimV  8 Canada3 Constructive Critique Points
14 Apr 2010 - 3:58 AM

I'm totally gobsmacked at these stunning shots you've got Carol, they just keep getting better and better, you're obviously a super fast learner!
Rgds., Jim
PS. And your not satisfied, wanting to get it in flight. Whew!

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HobbitDave
14 Apr 2010 - 9:26 AM

Love this series Carol. I wonder how you tell it is female? Perhaps the large wistful compound eyes? Wink Super shot.
Dave.

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Ray42
Ray42  6 England3 Constructive Critique Points
14 Apr 2010 - 11:14 AM

A very good macro - now looking forward to the flight version - I havnt mastered it yet!!!

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nickyv32
nickyv32 e2 Member 7135 forum postsnickyv32 vcard England
15 Apr 2010 - 9:35 AM

Super shot, amazing detail

Nicky

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PaulLiley  5 United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
15 Apr 2010 - 12:12 PM

Stunning shot. looks like a human face on it. The detail is outstanding. Paul

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kittlekottage
15 Apr 2010 - 12:23 PM

stunning - mind blowing !!! this is incredible - you have some stunning shots in your gallery - thank you for your comment on my ducks !!!

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cantona43 e2 Member 9915 forum postscantona43 vcard England4 Constructive Critique Points
15 Apr 2010 - 3:52 PM

outstanding shot carol, the detail is second to none excellent work
Neil

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Ridgeway
Ridgeway  8222 forum posts Ireland2 Constructive Critique Points
19 Apr 2010 - 12:26 PM

Very cool Carol, brilliant detail,

Emm,what makes you think it's a female? Not that I have a clue,just wondering,,

Aidan,,

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GlenD
GlenD  7 United States
20 Apr 2010 - 5:23 AM

She's lovely, nicley taken Carol
Glen

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pascalg
pascalg e2 Member 737 forum postspascalg vcard France
1 May 2010 - 1:06 PM

this is stunning !

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