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!

Pair of Southern Migrant Hawker Dragonflies (Aeshna affinis)

Join Now

Join ePHOTOzine, the friendliest photography community.

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

Add Comment

A pair of Southern Migrant Hawker Dragonflies (Aeshna affinis), also known as the Blue-eyed Hawker, taken on our pond yesterday. The male is the one at the back.

Thank you all so much for your kind support of my last image - very much appreciated as always Smile

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 5D MkIII
Lens:EF500mm f/4L IS II USM +1.4x III
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:2 Jul 2014 - 10:47 AM
Focal Length:700mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/5.7
Aperture:f/6.3
Shutter Speed:1/1600sec
Exposure Comp:-1/3
ISO:500
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Partial
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Manual
Title:Pair of Southern Migrant Hawker Dragonflies (Aeshna affinis)
Username:teocali teocali
Uploaded:3 Jul 2014 - 4:57 PM
Tags:Aeshna affinis, Dragonfly, Hawker, Insect, Pair, Pond, Southern, Southern Migrant Hawker Dragonflies, Wildlife / nature
Votes:26

Comments

viscostatic
3 Jul 2014 - 5:40 PM

One is good; to get two in the frame is amazing Sylvia.

Phil.

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

JohnoP
JohnoP e2 Member 9JohnoP vcard
3 Jul 2014 - 6:58 PM

Fabulous Sylvia...an image to be proud of! Smile 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

RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland112 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jul 2014 - 8:08 PM

Wonderful detail captured: an interesting subject.
R.

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

SteveMackay
3 Jul 2014 - 8:09 PM

For what it's worth?.......I think this is even better than your last!Smile, I love what your focal length has done to the background and they have posed ideally on that cool perch!, wonderful image Sylvia!!!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

TonyDy
TonyDy e2 Member 5TonyDy vcard United Kingdom
3 Jul 2014 - 8:25 PM

Great shot, Sylvia.
Tony

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

Ray42
Ray42  6 England3 Constructive Critique Points
4 Jul 2014 - 7:00 AM

Excellent

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

Chinga
Chinga e2 Member 3Chinga vcard United Kingdom
4 Jul 2014 - 2:09 PM

A most beautiful capture... Nice clear shot and great looking subjects! Grin
IB

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
5 Jul 2014 - 2:39 PM

An outstanding natural history image Sylvia, definitely one to be proud of

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.