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LynneJoyce Plus
9 20 99 United Kingdom
10 Dec 2011 6:22AM
Morning Carol. What a pleasure to see dragonflies in December, and such nice shots of them too.

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10 Dec 2011 7:15AM
I prefer the V! background but both are good captures, Carol. Extraordinary for the time of year. A
EAS 9 1 13 Scotland
10 Dec 2011 7:46AM
What a joy for you to discover and be able to capture so well! Love V1 and the diagonal. Wish I still had my UA to offer!

KarenFB Plus
12 5.0k 171 England
10 Dec 2011 7:57AM
Yes, I prefer version 1 too! A beautifully caught dragon against the perfect background!
saeidNL 8 3 Netherlands
10 Dec 2011 8:08AM
This is wonderful .Carol,very well done,
User_Removed 13 386 2 United Kingdom
10 Dec 2011 8:17AM
Perfect, stunning detail.

10 Dec 2011 8:23AM
Great I missed U yesterday , dew 2 bad net connections. It is no good 2 day even.
Jasper87 Plus
8 2.0k 150 England
10 Dec 2011 8:29AM
v1 is such a strong composition but I like them both equally. Nicely done Carol.

9 10 10 England
10 Dec 2011 9:17AM
Like them both, but V1 is a stunner Carol - so well detailed.Smile
Mike_Young Plus
11 12 9 United Kingdom
10 Dec 2011 9:21AM
Gosh! that is late, just goes to show you never know what you'll come across Smile Great captures
RonnieAG Plus
8 154 118 Scotland
10 Dec 2011 9:42AM
Such excellent detail in both shots, Carol: does seem late in the season to be finding them!
mrswoolybill Plus
11 1.2k 1918 United Kingdom
10 Dec 2011 9:51AM
A click for V1's composition!
SlowSong Plus
9 7.3k 30 England
10 Dec 2011 10:02AM
Terrific capture Carol. V1's a stunner. It looks great on those autumnal leaves, as though it's chosen them especially to match it's body colour.
10 Dec 2011 10:06AM
Superb capture in your V1 Carol excellent detail. Gary
lonely_oryx 10 61 55 England
10 Dec 2011 10:07AM
#1 is superb
barbarahirst 9 27 12 United Kingdom
10 Dec 2011 10:29AM
They look unreal V1 for composition for me
Certainly nothing like that around here in the North
cjl47 10 4 3 England
10 Dec 2011 10:31AM
Brilliant Carol. Have my User Award.
achieverswales 7 8 101 Wales
10 Dec 2011 10:54AM
Morning Carol.
V1 is awesome the detail is excellent and exposure spot on. A winner all around.


Gezina 11 3 6 United Kingdom
10 Dec 2011 11:03AM
Well spotted and captured Carol - I've seen a red darter the other day - couldn't believe my eyes - as to your ? the shot was taken on Ferring beach - Ina
FeatherFriend 10 38 217 England
10 Dec 2011 11:05AM
V1 is extremely good Carol but I like both,
TonyDy Plus
9 10 3 United Kingdom
10 Dec 2011 11:05AM
Must be hardy types, Carol - well caught.
10 Dec 2011 11:19AM
Hi Carol bet that was a surprise, well taken and spotted regards gray
bricurtis Plus
12 2.2k 49 England
10 Dec 2011 11:59AM
I prefer V1 Carol - what huge eyes it has.
Ade_Osman 15 4.5k 36 England
10 Dec 2011 2:07PM
I saw a darter in the garden only last week Carol, but I think last nights hard frost will have done for him by now.....

moiral 7 12 Scotland
10 Dec 2011 2:10PM
2 nicely captured shots Carol. I actually like V2 best. Moira
Daisymaye Plus
9 23 16 Canada
10 Dec 2011 2:34PM
Two great images Carol. Really like the leaf detail and tones too in V1.............Sandy
10 Dec 2011 2:37PM
v1 has the edge for me Carol but both are superb
CaroleS Plus
7 433 3 United Kingdom
10 Dec 2011 3:47PM
Two great images Carol with terrific detail. Carole
jaktis 14 84 Sweden
10 Dec 2011 3:59PM
Great details on V1

TrevBatWCC Plus
9 12 12 England
10 Dec 2011 4:13PM
How wonderful to be able to spot these in December Smile - you certainly wouldn't find any here in this cold, windy, gloomy, wet weather we're having Sad
Trev Smile
10 Dec 2011 4:20PM
Fabulous duo, v1 for me, the detail is amazing.
goso 11 2 1 Australia
10 Dec 2011 4:53PM
Lovely work Carol ...Bill
10 Dec 2011 4:57PM
Hi Carol, this is again a great set of image of the dragon fly, I loved the V1 and u r right the V2 is noisy but then also it is also a good shot.

Niknut Plus
8 1.8k 76 United Kingdom
10 Dec 2011 5:23PM
Wow !!....V1's a knockout !!!.....superb quality, both in detail & colors....1st class !!!!
Lillian Plus
8 22 17 United Kingdom
10 Dec 2011 5:27PM
Such a great capture on both these Carol
beautiful details
Congrats on the UA
jonwebber 9 4 1 United Kingdom
10 Dec 2011 5:44PM
Wonderfully well taken.
BarbaraR 11 17 1 England
10 Dec 2011 6:01PM
Oh that's super, V1 in the browns.
Great detail filling the frame.
Well done Carol.

Mynett 9 142 6 United Kingdom
10 Dec 2011 6:42PM
love this Carol, the colours work so well too.

AnneWorner 10 620 43 United States
10 Dec 2011 6:50PM
This is stunning Carol. Beautifully composed, effective use of square format. Wonderful limited palette.

Rock Plus
15 10 2 England
10 Dec 2011 7:47PM
Simply top-work.

User_Removed 9 26 2 United States
10 Dec 2011 8:27PM
Fantastic detail, Carol - superb!!!
LexEquine 11 19 United States
10 Dec 2011 11:02PM
'v1 is a "real Cracker," Carol. Excellent color & clarity on both images.

~ Peter
Peagreen 7 1 1 England
10 Dec 2011 11:03PM
Two great images, Carol.Its V1 for me, excellent colour and detail. Well spotted and capturedSmile
Take care, Pauline
annettep38 Plus
6 218 40 Costa Rica
10 Dec 2011 11:30PM
fantastic no 1 is it for me today, the detail and patten of the leaf goes so well with the dragonfly!
11 Dec 2011 3:24PM
cracking good detail Carol
Glostopcat 12 255 2 England
13 Dec 2011 8:23PM
Brilliant pin sharp detail in these Carol, I haven't seen an insect in an age now

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