Female Banded Demoiselle

By Glostopcat  
A female banded demoiselle damselfly I saw perched on a nettle leaf beside the River Severn at Tewkesbury back in mid June, this one was taken beside the Ham which is a meadow that floods regularly.

Tags: Close-up and macro River severn Glos Tewkesbury Wildlife and nature Banded demoiselle damselfly

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achieverswales 6 8 101 Wales
1 Nov 2012 12:14AM
Sunning detail exposure and clarity Ed.



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1 Nov 2012 12:18AM
Super image Ed, excellent colour and detail,
1 Nov 2012 12:35AM
mikbee Plus
9 3 8 Scotland
1 Nov 2012 12:48AM
There you go again Ed,talking about food with your mention of Ham !!
Wonderful hairy detail.
Great shot.
Daisymaye Plus
8 23 10 Canada
1 Nov 2012 12:51AM
A stunning detailed damselfly.......Sandy
Irishkate Plus
6 38 104 United Kingdom
1 Nov 2012 1:03AM
What a beautiful colour - I've still to see an emerald one.
Looks great amidst the greens.
taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
1 Nov 2012 1:40AM
This is OUTSTANDING--- The damsel is well placed showing it' s environment as well as it's details--- excellent!
1 Nov 2012 4:18AM
Stunning ! Excellent photography !
RonnieAG Plus
7 153 116 Scotland
1 Nov 2012 4:53AM
Marvellous detail captured over whole insect, Ed, and a reminder of warmer days.
CarolG Plus
10 199 19 Greece
1 Nov 2012 5:49AM
What a belter, Ed, I haven't even spotted one, let along managed to capture one of these, this year Sad Carol
dven Plus
11 25 United Kingdom
1 Nov 2012 7:26AM
Superb detail

ValSaxby Plus
11 145 United Kingdom
1 Nov 2012 7:46AM
A super close up Ed
6 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
1 Nov 2012 8:11AM
An image of the highest quality Ed, simply superb.

Regards NathanGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
1 Nov 2012 8:18AM
Fantastic and beautiful imageEd,like the colour and detail here,
fentiger Plus
15 916 23 England
1 Nov 2012 8:22AM
Impressive well composed macro capture.

mrswoolybill Plus
10 1.0k 1559 United Kingdom
1 Nov 2012 8:41AM
Brilliant! I love the precision - plus the harmonious green tones, including the body and wings.
EAS Plus
7 1 13 Scotland
1 Nov 2012 8:42AM
Oh, my! This is just so exquisite. You've captured many wonderful images over the time I've been with epz but reckon this has to be one of your best ever!

The detail is awesome well done.

7 10 10 England
1 Nov 2012 10:43AM
A sure fire winner I think.
AnnChown Plus
7 199 1 United Kingdom
1 Nov 2012 10:47AM
Super green detail!
Maiwand Plus
10 3 72 England
1 Nov 2012 1:58PM
Amazing detail Ed. One of your very best I think.
1 Nov 2012 2:42PM
WOW! such detail, wonderful image ED.
rayme330 5 17 1 United Kingdom
1 Nov 2012 3:16PM
Fine detail here, Ed.

1 Nov 2012 3:44PM
Wow! That's a stunning shot Ed. Well done on all the well deserved awards Grin

Herge88 Plus
9 40 4 England
1 Nov 2012 4:56PM
Great side on capture, with super detail.

Best Matt
1 Nov 2012 5:44PM
Smashing image Ed, well seen, as it blends in so well with the surroundings.

John Smile
1 Nov 2012 5:50PM
Beautiful specimen! John
Glostopcat Plus
10 255 2 England
1 Nov 2012 6:54PM
Many thanks to Carol, Nathan, Ann and Keith for the user awards, it is greatly appreciated, Ed
graceland Plus
12 2.5k 2 United Kingdom
1 Nov 2012 7:14PM
Very good palGrin
Glostopcat Plus
10 255 2 England
1 Nov 2012 7:32PM
Many thanks for the user award Robin, it is greatly appreciated mate, I can't believe the reception this one has had, Ed
bricurtis Plus
11 2.1k 49 England
1 Nov 2012 9:27PM
This is a belter Ed - head to tail sharpness - great wing detail - great shades of green. Love it.
Glostopcat Plus
10 255 2 England
1 Nov 2012 10:04PM
Many thanks for the user award Brian, it is greatly appreciated, Ed
Glostopcat Plus
10 255 2 England
1 Nov 2012 10:04PM
Many thanks for all your comments and clicks, they are much appreciated, Ed
goso Plus
10 2 1 Australia
1 Nov 2012 11:10PM
Splendid detail captured here Ed ...Bill
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.7k 148 England
2 Nov 2012 9:27AM
Still playing catch-up, but I'm glad I didn't miss this one. Superb sharpness and detail, Ed.

helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
3 Nov 2012 1:27PM
Stunning capture Ed - well deserved awards too SmileSmile
Tibetan 4 3 England
4 Nov 2012 11:07PM
Well I can't say I'm surprised at the awards Ed. I know you are dedicated to what you do! and good luck to you , my regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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