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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
12 154 119 Scotland
26 Jun 2010 10:04AM
Superb close-up shot with such excellent detail captured.
TonyWatson 12 1 England
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!!!
26 Jun 2010 10:06AM
The details of this less attractive Dragonfly so well captured, Andy. - Raja.
bathrav 15 United Kingdom
26 Jun 2010 10:11AM
Nice shot
26 Jun 2010 10:16AM
great image great detail, well captured Andy.
CarolG 15 199 20 Greece
26 Jun 2010 10:21AM
This is fantastic, Andy, a superb detailed image. Carol
Growmore 13 4 3 England
26 Jun 2010 10:28AM
Superb close up and wonderful sharp detail. Gary
wideangler 13 8 Wales
26 Jun 2010 10:31AM
SoulOfNature 13 23 United Kingdom
26 Jun 2010 10:34AM
A stunning macro shot , great detail.

Jean x
andylea 13 37 1 United Kingdom
26 Jun 2010 10:49AM
fantastic detail cracking colour a STUNNING! capture very nice one Wink
EAS 13 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 12 United Kingdom
26 Jun 2010 12:13PM
Excellent Detail
saeidNL 12 3 Netherlands
26 Jun 2010 12:43PM
Excellent capture with beautiful detail and good light,very well taken.
wattley 12 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!
NobbytheNobster 12 33 5 England
26 Jun 2010 2:56PM
Another fantastic image from you.
Congratulations on your award, much deserved.
Well done.
HarveySquires 12 3 6 United Kingdom
26 Jun 2010 4:03PM
Wow a great close up with lots of detail well done
Lillian Plus
12 23 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 18 705 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 12 4 England
26 Jun 2010 8:03PM
Cracking macro, beautifully taken and captured, wonderful detail.
nigele1 18 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 14 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 12 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 15 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.
Evgenya 12 Russian Federation
27 Jun 2010 5:53AM
Excellent Detail
Mynett 13 142 6 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2010 6:45AM
like a gold and silver jewel shimmering in the light - so very beautiful

Adderwatcher 12 60 19 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2010 8:06AM
Fantastic detailed capture Andy! nice one!
Roly 14 Wales
27 Jun 2010 8:21AM
Super close up. The detail is excellent.
sparrowhawk Plus
13 282 2 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2010 8:38AM
my most favourite of all the insects are dragonflies and damselflies and this is awaesome
lesarnott 12 11 2 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2010 8:52AM
Top notch macro, superb clarity and always!
davey_griffo 13 213 165 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 16 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2010 11:35AM
27 Jun 2010 12:08PM
Excellent macro shot! Outstanding transfer of color and components! Small helicopter.
acousticmist 11 10 1 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2010 2:18PM
All your photographs are excellent. Love them. Martin
lonely_oryx 14 61 55 England
27 Jun 2010 3:06PM
Superb image. Would do well in NH salons
27 Jun 2010 8:02PM
Amazing lighting and detail. Brilliant .Gill
ASM9633 12 Wales
27 Jun 2010 8:58PM
This is just awesome!
Goodley 12 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2010 9:55PM
well done mate,great capture,
michaelo Plus
15 15 1 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2010 9:57PM
stunning capture!!!!!!!!
Jekaro 13 1 United Kingdom
28 Jun 2010 6:25AM
A stunning detailed capture, Andy.
gingerdelight 15 298 11 United Kingdom
28 Jun 2010 1:59PM
Superb detail captured here.
tmann 17 4 2 United States
28 Jun 2010 2:52PM
stunning stunning detail!
RTDS 13 Cyprus
28 Jun 2010 5:35PM
Wow..Excellent capture.
Like the details in the wings..superb over all!
Louise_Morris 11 2.5k England
28 Jun 2010 8:15PM
Good one again Andy. keep it up! Louise
28 Jun 2010 8:46PM
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 12 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 13 28 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 12 England
29 Jun 2010 8:10PM
Brilliant shot!
susanbarton 14 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 14 England
30 Jun 2010 4:29PM
exelent detail an colours beautiful composition and your portfolio exelent cngrats on your fine work ,Chocky
Brian65 13 2 United Kingdom
30 Jun 2010 4:49PM
Well taken Andy. so much detail.
lianna 12 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 14 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!
1 Jul 2010 5:48PM
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 12 1 1 United Kingdom
1 Jul 2010 6:26PM
Wonderful capture with great detail.

Marilyn x
danbrann 17 640 17
1 Jul 2010 7:00PM
Absolutely stunning.
bayleaf1 12 7 United Kingdom
1 Jul 2010 7:21PM
Wonderful macro.
1 Jul 2010 7:57PM
another cracker superb
nickyv32 14 135 England
1 Jul 2010 8:03PM
Another cracking close up

Ridgeway 15 222 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 15 2 1 Australia
1 Jul 2010 11:26PM
A beauty Andy...Bill
2 Jul 2010 1:08AM
Top Draw Andy.

Wicked Shot!
johncob 12 39 United Kingdom
2 Jul 2010 6:57PM
Andy Thats a cracker. Regards John
acbeat 17 14 United Kingdom
3 Jul 2010 7:24PM
excellent shot
Bonico 12 Romania
4 Jul 2010 4:58PM
Well done!
7 Jul 2010 7:56AM
Such an amazing clear shot with just a perfect background to make this beauty stand out. Well done and congratulations! Tress
Gid 11 2
7 Jul 2010 11:02PM
wow thats fantastic well captured
13 Jul 2010 10:47AM
Beautiful picture, great detail.
Glostopcat 16 255 2 England
25 Jul 2010 9:57PM
A real belter, one to be proud of

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