Swelshill Darter

By Glostopcat  
A female common darter dragonfly I spotted resting on some oak leaves at Swelshill Bank near Stroud.

Tags: Close-up and macro Stroud Common darter dragonfly Glos Wildlife and nature Swelshill Bank

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9 Nov 2012 12:08AM
Excellent capture Ed, nice detail,

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Irishkate Plus
6 38 104 United Kingdom
9 Nov 2012 12:15AM
Beautiful markings on the body Ed.
these insects are commonplace to you but I get a thrill
to find a dragonfly.
mikbee Plus
9 3 8 Scotland
9 Nov 2012 12:28AM
Good detail in the wings Ed.
Super shot.
taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
9 Nov 2012 12:55AM
ONe I have not seen before----well togged!
CarolG Plus
10 199 19 Greece
9 Nov 2012 5:57AM
Good detail, Ed, still spotting darters here, that is, when the wind isn't blowing Smile Carol
9 Nov 2012 7:37AM
wonderful capture of those wings
9 Nov 2012 8:41AM
Excellent and lovely capture,ED,very well done.
7 10 10 England
9 Nov 2012 9:22AM
After my earlier effort I realise how difficult these flighty creatures can be Ed so appreciate even more the good image on show.
TonyDy Plus
8 6 3 United Kingdom
9 Nov 2012 11:08AM
Very good shot, Ed.
rayme330 5 17 1 United Kingdom
9 Nov 2012 12:09PM
Good shot, Ed lovely wing detail.

Ade_Osman 13 4.5k 36 England
9 Nov 2012 3:56PM
Not your best Ed, Wink

Maiwand Plus
10 3 72 England
9 Nov 2012 4:22PM
Excellent capture Ed.
9 Nov 2012 5:26PM
I like the colouring on this shot Ed.

John Smile
pamelajean Plus
10 971 1862 United Kingdom
9 Nov 2012 7:28PM
Top marks for capturing one, Ed, that's an achievement in itself.
9 Nov 2012 10:35PM
Excellent wing detail Ed. paul
9 Nov 2012 10:45PM
just darted in to say what a lovely shot..
Glostopcat Plus
10 255 2 England
9 Nov 2012 10:56PM
Many thanks for all your comments and clicks, they are much appreciated, Ed
Dave87 Plus
9 42 5 England
10 Nov 2012 6:10PM
You captured those near transparent wings superbly in this upload Ed.

A pleasure to view.

Tibetan 4 3 England
11 Nov 2012 1:50PM
Spot on Ed, a superb shot great detail, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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