Broad Bodied Chaser Male

By Glostopcat  
A male broad bodied chaser dragonfly beside one of the six small ponds in the heathland area of Woorgreens nature reserve in the Forest of Dean, taken yesterday on a day out with fellow epzer gary_d. We saw numerous dragonflies, damselflies and butterflies on our visit including some nationally rare ones.

Tags: Forest of dean Close-up and macro Glos Wildlife and nature Forestry commission Gloucestershire wildlife trust Broad bodied chaser dragonfly Woorgreens Nature Reserve

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Comments


richmowil Plus
7 310 1 England
25 Jul 2013 9:37AM
Stunning detail and colour in this fine image!!

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NDODS Plus
5 4.8k 125 United Kingdom
25 Jul 2013 10:13AM
Top notch photography Ed, a wonderful symmetrical pose with stunning detail, and colour, whilst at the same time it has been very well exposed, processed and presented.

Regards Nathan
DerekL 10 155 24 England
25 Jul 2013 10:20AM
Great shot Ed,
Super detail and exposure.

Derek
25 Jul 2013 10:34AM
This is a superb capture Ed !! Lovely sharp detailGrin
Briwooly Plus
10 452 5 England
25 Jul 2013 10:46AM
Great detail in those wings Ed


Brian .....................
Irishkate Plus
5 33 91 United Kingdom
25 Jul 2013 10:47AM
My screen has suddenly brightened up before my eyes - all the better to see your lovely detailed Chaser.
It must be quite exciting seeing new species. I'd love to see you and the boys out there looking!
KateGrinGrinGrin
bumbleb3 Plus
10 358 United Kingdom
25 Jul 2013 11:20AM
lovely image of this beautiful dragon fly
sandy
25 Jul 2013 11:32AM
The detail and composition of this dragon fly are superb, Ed!

Richard
Maiwand Plus
9 3 71 England
25 Jul 2013 11:48AM
A first class Dragon capture Ed. superbly detailed.GrinGrinGrin
Ron
ugly Plus
7 5 56 United Kingdom
25 Jul 2013 12:18PM
Very nice work..

Dave
TonyDy Plus
7 4 2 United Kingdom
25 Jul 2013 1:06PM
Beautiful shot, Ed.
Tony
Nicely captured Ed!
mikbee Plus
8 3 8 Scotland
25 Jul 2013 3:30PM
Wonderful detail in these wings Ed.
Excellent shot.
Mick.
25 Jul 2013 3:38PM
Fabulous shot Ed Grin

Kathryn
Ade_Osman 12 4.5k 36 England
25 Jul 2013 4:44PM
Well done Ed.....Sorry I couldn't make it now Sad

Ade
LynneJoyce Plus
7 20 99 United Kingdom
25 Jul 2013 4:48PM
Wow, is is a stunner!
pluckyfilly Plus
9 350 33 United Kingdom
25 Jul 2013 6:23PM
Fabulous
25 Jul 2013 7:47PM
Good sharp shooting here Ed'.

John Smile
25 Jul 2013 8:10PM
Nicely caught Ed!
25 Jul 2013 8:24PM
Good One Ed! Lou
Nigeve1 Plus
2 1.4k 101 United Kingdom
25 Jul 2013 8:24PM
Superb detail, sharp throughout and good use of DOF.
Nigel
paskinmj Plus
7 11 1 United Kingdom
25 Jul 2013 9:26PM
Great macro.
Matt
Glostopcat Plus
9 255 2 England
25 Jul 2013 9:35PM
Many thanks for all your comments and clicks and to Carol G for the user award, it is greatly appreciated, Ed
bricurtis Plus
10 2.0k 49 England
25 Jul 2013 10:06PM
What a beauty Ed - immaculate detail in the wings and the pastel coloured body looks superb.
Brian.
annettep38 Plus
4 217 36 Costa Rica
28 Jul 2013 1:07AM
Fantastic detail and lovely background bokeh!
28 Jul 2013 7:57AM
Fine shot Ed, excellent detail,
Fred.

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