Beautiful demoiselle (Calopteryx virgo), immature male, wingspan 40mm, length 45mm, main flying period late May-Aug. Captured at Shalfleet 23 May 2010.
Aperture priority, 1/250 sec, f5.6, ISO 200, centre weighted, monopod. Please view large.
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