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four-spotted chaser 3

By andymark
i am so stunned and shocked with the top shot award .thank you all for your support .there a lot i would like to say about the amazing photo no herebut spelling is not a good point for me so i craz my cheldred or keen it simple. hope you all like this shot thanks .andy

Tags: Flowers and plants Close-up and macro

Voters: RonnieAG, GERRYGENTRY, TonyWatson and 113 more

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RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
26 Jun 2010 10:04AM
Superb close-up shot with such excellent detail captured.

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26 Jun 2010 10:06AM
Congratulations mate, good job.
I am running out of words now for your work, and this image of the four-spotted chaser, is no exception.
All I can say yet again is ... STUNNING!!!
The details of this less attractive Dragonfly so well captured, Andy. - Raja.
26 Jun 2010 10:11AM
Nice shot
lesliea 7 2 Australia
26 Jun 2010 10:16AM
great image great detail, well captured Andy.
CarolG Plus
9 196 18 Greece
26 Jun 2010 10:21AM
This is fantastic, Andy, a superb detailed image. Carol
26 Jun 2010 10:28AM
Superb close up and wonderful sharp detail. Gary
26 Jun 2010 10:31AM
26 Jun 2010 10:34AM
A stunning macro shot , great detail.

Jean x
andylea 8 37 1 United Kingdom
26 Jun 2010 10:49AM
fantastic detail cracking colour a STUNNING! capture very nice one Wink
EAS 7 1 13 Scotland
26 Jun 2010 11:06AM
Superb! Detail, light, colour, focus .... 1st class!

26 Jun 2010 11:28AM
Good capture Andy well done.
pughs 6 United Kingdom
26 Jun 2010 12:13PM
Excellent Detail
saeidNL 6 3 Netherlands
26 Jun 2010 12:43PM
Excellent capture with beautiful detail and good light,very well taken.
wattley 6 11 United Kingdom
26 Jun 2010 1:14PM
Another great shot it. Smile)
another great one Andy, u're getting better and better on macro work, well done!
26 Jun 2010 2:56PM
Another fantastic image from you.
Congratulations on your award, much deserved.
Well done.
26 Jun 2010 4:03PM
Wow a great close up with lots of detail well done
Lillian Plus
7 22 17 United Kingdom
26 Jun 2010 4:59PM
Andy, wonerful shot perfectly captured all those!
26 Jun 2010 5:27PM
this is EXCELLENT Andy the detail is spot on and the bg is great brill , and well done on your A WARD spot on mate.
26 Jun 2010 5:42PM
Well taken..
26 Jun 2010 5:52PM
one more stunner well presented
francisg 12 705 1 United Kingdom
26 Jun 2010 7:02PM
An excellent macro shot. You have caught some nice detail.
26 Jun 2010 7:48PM
its a beauty
borrower 7 4 England
26 Jun 2010 8:03PM
Cracking macro, beautifully taken and captured, wonderful detail.
nigele1 12 1
26 Jun 2010 10:34PM
The award was well deserved, the spelling is less important than your vision and the fact that you do make the effort to write to many of us.


OAKEY 8 United Kingdom
26 Jun 2010 10:53PM
Great capture Andy, very nice detail and really like the angle it shot at, well done mate very nice indeed.
polly470 7 25 8 United Kingdom
26 Jun 2010 11:37PM
Andy - your work is superb, and you deserve a 100 awards...I look forward to your next photo!
morpheus1955 9 3 2 United Kingdom
26 Jun 2010 11:49PM
Absolutely superb shot, amazing detail and beautifully taken.

27 Jun 2010 12:57AM
Ooo er, Andy!! This is a gem. Really top shot. Perfect angle.
27 Jun 2010 5:53AM
Excellent Detail
Mynett 8 142 6 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2010 6:45AM
like a gold and silver jewel shimmering in the light - so very beautiful

Adderwatcher 7 60 19 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2010 8:06AM
Fantastic detailed capture Andy! nice one!
Roly 9 Wales
27 Jun 2010 8:21AM
Super close up. The detail is excellent.
27 Jun 2010 8:38AM
my most favourite of all the insects are dragonflies and damselflies and this is awaesome
lesarnott 6 11 2 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2010 8:52AM
Top notch macro, superb clarity and always!
davey_griffo 7 213 165 England
27 Jun 2010 9:57AM
Stunning detail.

Looks like a crooner cradling a microphone. Bug Crosby, maybe.... Smile

Thanks for your vote on my robin. Thought you'd have hated it, since they eat your subject. Smile
mrjt 10 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2010 11:35AM
27 Jun 2010 12:08PM
Excellent macro shot! Outstanding transfer of color and components! Small helicopter.
acousticmist 6 10 1 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2010 2:18PM
All your photographs are excellent. Love them. Martin
27 Jun 2010 3:06PM
Superb image. Would do well in NH salons
27 Jun 2010 8:02PM
Amazing lighting and detail. Brilliant .Gill
27 Jun 2010 8:58PM
This is just awesome!
27 Jun 2010 9:55PM
well done mate,great capture,
michaelo Plus
10 11 1 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2010 9:57PM
stunning capture!!!!!!!!
28 Jun 2010 6:25AM
A stunning detailed capture, Andy.
gingerdelight 10 298 11 United Kingdom
28 Jun 2010 1:59PM
Superb detail captured here.
tmann 11 4 2 United States
28 Jun 2010 2:52PM
stunning stunning detail!
RTDS 8 Cyprus
28 Jun 2010 5:35PM
Wow..Excellent capture.
Like the details in the wings..superb over all!
28 Jun 2010 8:15PM
Good one again Andy. keep it up! Louise
A superb macro shot Andy. Top marks to you. There were a few at Strumpshaw Fen on Saturday but they wouldn't settle for a second.

A fantastic capture Andy, a lovely image.
metro074 6 8 Australia
29 Jun 2010 10:52AM
Outstanding capture. The wing detail is superb. A wonderful presentation Smile
29 Jun 2010 11:26AM
This really is amazing!!
agingrocker 7 13 1
29 Jun 2010 6:27PM
Great light and detaIL
29 Jun 2010 6:52PM
Great job. one of the Finest handheld capture i have seen. really great.
29 Jun 2010 6:54PM
This really is a spectacular shot. I wonder how you managed to get it withits wings open without it flying away!
Jo12 6 England
29 Jun 2010 8:10PM
Brilliant shot!
susanbarton 8 11 1 United Kingdom
30 Jun 2010 3:15PM
Stunning shot Andy fantastic composition and focus I know just how difficult it is to photograph these little beauties, well done.

chocky 8 England
30 Jun 2010 4:29PM
exelent detail an colours beautiful composition and your portfolio exelent cngrats on your fine work ,Chocky
Brian65 7 2 United Kingdom
30 Jun 2010 4:49PM
Well taken Andy. so much detail.
lianna 6 13 United Kingdom
30 Jun 2010 9:01PM
Congrats on the award.... well deserved as this is a cracking image.... excellent detail, so crisp!! superb x x
30 Jun 2010 9:12PM
Superb details. Great capture.
Hebe 9 United Kingdom
30 Jun 2010 9:13PM
Truly fantastic detail in this excellet macro.
1 Jul 2010 6:28AM
Hi Andy! this one is such a pro capture man! Did you invite the dragonfly in your studio?! it looks all so perfect...Congratulations!
Cracking shot Andy, i have taken some of the chaser myself but can't get that clarity. well done. and thanks for your comment on my pic. cheers Steve
barmymarny 6 1 1 United Kingdom
1 Jul 2010 6:26PM
Wonderful capture with great detail.

Marilyn x
danbrann Plus
12 624 17
1 Jul 2010 7:00PM
Absolutely stunning.
bayleaf1 6 7 United Kingdom
1 Jul 2010 7:21PM
Wonderful macro.
1 Jul 2010 7:57PM
another cracker superb
nickyv32 9 135 England
1 Jul 2010 8:03PM
Another cracking close up

Ridgeway 9 222 2 Ireland
1 Jul 2010 9:12PM
This is one hell of a shot,you should be very proud of this one.
Superb detail, "W0W"

goso 10 2 1 Australia
1 Jul 2010 11:26PM
A beauty Andy...Bill
Top Draw Andy.

Wicked Shot!
johncob 6 18 United Kingdom
2 Jul 2010 6:57PM
Andy Thats a cracker. Regards John
acbeat 11 14 United Kingdom
3 Jul 2010 7:24PM
excellent shot
Bonico 6 Romania
4 Jul 2010 4:58PM
Well done!
Such an amazing clear shot with just a perfect background to make this beauty stand out. Well done and congratulations! Tress
Gid 6 2
7 Jul 2010 11:02PM
wow thats fantastic well captured
13 Jul 2010 10:47AM
Beautiful picture, great detail.
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
25 Jul 2010 9:57PM
A real belter, one to be proud of

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