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Peek-a-boo damsel

By Gomez
Another from this years jaunt to Glen Trool.

Taken in August, on a warm day, down at the Dragonfly pond. Don't know if it has a proper name, but the place is hoaching with all kinds of insects, the majority of which are dragonfly.

This is an Emerald Damselfly, taking a break for a few minutes, on the edge of the pond.

Cropped and sharpened slightly using High Pass (hard light).

ISO 200, 1/125sec, f/14.

Tags: Chasers What General Better Damselfly These Can You But Dragonfly Close-up and macro Do Does Try Glentrool Darters South west scotland Galloway forest Wildlife and nature Assyrian

Voters: StephenBrighton, norton, MandsH and 12 more


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Comments


norton 17 2 6 Jersey
21 Nov 2007 8:34AM
Well captured..........

Tony.
MandsH 14 England
21 Nov 2007 8:41AM
Fabulous shot, well captured
Mandy
Cormy 13 3 England
21 Nov 2007 10:31AM
Great shot,well done.
FeePhoto 14 34 Scotland
21 Nov 2007 10:48AM
Love the composition of this one - really puts the bug in context and the colours are brilliant.
janty66 13 3 England
21 Nov 2007 11:10AM
great capture..
dawnmichelle 13 12 United States
21 Nov 2007 11:16AM
wonderful close up . Very well done.
Thanks for the vote on my uploads. I was looking at your PF and you have many wouderful images and I can't wait to see more of your work !!!!!
Bob_V 13 1 2 United States
21 Nov 2007 3:26PM
Superb capture, well spotted and presented.
Bob
Assyrian 13 132 Scotland
22 Nov 2007 5:54PM
I reckon it's the lines that work here - twig, wings, leaves all criss-crossing.... I like this a lot.
AnneWorner 13 620 43 United States
30 Nov 2007 2:38AM
Lovely close-up. Nice dof.
Anne
FeatherFriend 13 38 217 England
15 Feb 2008 8:46PM
Good close up but I'm waiting for more 'Bad hair days'
Geoff.

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