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Mechanical Dragon Fly's

By NDODS    
Good Morning to you all.

Firstly I wish to send you all a huge thank you for all the wonderful caring and supportive words which I have received throughout the week. Things have been tough but I am slowly getting through that dark period. In order to try and eradicate those negative thoughts I have been doing a spot of painting, "not decorating". I shall say no more about the piece until I upload it a little later during the week. For the time being you will have to put up with this little capture/creation I managed to do during a break from sleeping and painting.

I hope that you all have a great day ahead.

Regards Nathan

P.S. Please forgive me if I do not get to view all of your images today, as we shall be popping out here there and everywhere.

Tags: Farming Crops Machinery Mechanical Dragon flies Wildlife and nature Spraying

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Comments


mrswoolybill Plus
9 965 1494 United Kingdom
25 Aug 2013 9:54AM
Really creative, witty observation. Use of the human eye and brain first...
Moira

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ColleenA Plus
4 319 4 Australia
25 Aug 2013 9:54AM
Morning Nathan, so glad to see you have uploaded, as per usual you have made me smile...love the similarities...you are a man with many talents...painting as well. Glad you are feeling brighter, have a nice day
CarolG Plus
9 196 18 Greece
25 Aug 2013 9:58AM
What a beautiful image, Nathan, and glad to hear that things are improving for you. So looking forward to seeing your artwork later this week Smile Carol
25 Aug 2013 9:59AM
classic
SUE118 Plus
8 8 1 United Kingdom
25 Aug 2013 10:07AM
A very clever shot and title.
25 Aug 2013 10:09AM
Firstly, I'm glad to hear that you're feeling better today!
This image is, as ever, well taken, created and presented!
I look forward to seeing your artistic work late in the week.
Regards,
Richard
25 Aug 2013 10:12AM
This machine looks like it could be the mother of all the little ones buzzing around it..............great image Nathan..............keep those positive thoughts and never throw them out............GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
NewDay 5 15 1 England
25 Aug 2013 10:15AM
Great idea, great shot, brilliant title. Very creative and I love panoramics as well. Good to hear things are getting better - keep the images coming! The picture grabbed me the moment I saw it and its an award winner!
Stephen
RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
25 Aug 2013 10:20AM
Indeed, a clever title for this marvellous image, Nathan: hope you continue to feel a bit better.
Ronnie.
CaroleS Plus
6 423 3 United Kingdom
25 Aug 2013 10:38AM
A very clever title to this creative piece of workSmileSmileSmile
EAS 7 1 13 Scotland
25 Aug 2013 11:03AM
So clever! Love the observation. Look forward to viewing your artistic work later in the week too.

Ann
Rende Plus
9 38 4 Netherlands
25 Aug 2013 11:14AM
Brilliant idea Nathan, and beautifully realised.
Rende
rayme330 4 17 1 United Kingdom
25 Aug 2013 11:24AM
There is a touch of creative genius here, Nathan. Grin

Ray
25 Aug 2013 11:28AM
Love the inclusion of the real flys
Irishkate Plus
6 38 100 United Kingdom
25 Aug 2013 11:58AM
Well captured - good pov and what massive dragonflies you have in Kent!
Looking forward to seeing the painting!
KateGrinGrinGrin
SlowSong Plus
8 6.4k 29 England
25 Aug 2013 12:05PM
A super country scene. I love the openness.
Smile

Happy Painting.
Hermanus 4 4 South Africa
25 Aug 2013 12:05PM
Great news that you are beginning to see the light Nathan !! A lovely image !
franken Plus
14 4.0k 4 Wales
25 Aug 2013 12:27PM
Superb image Nathan and it does resemble a dragon fly! Grin

Ken
well spotted and lovely take.

billy
25 Aug 2013 12:52PM
Great title, Nathan.

P.
S_Psharma 4 1 India
25 Aug 2013 12:56PM
Excellent composition.
Nikonuser1 Plus
4 72 14 United Kingdom
25 Aug 2013 1:07PM
Excellent Nathan, well createdSmile


Cliff
EMJAYCEE Plus
7 10 10 England
25 Aug 2013 1:18PM
Certainly grabs the attention Nathan. Keep positive thoughts and I too look forward to viewing your art work later in the week. Smile
Joan.
capto Plus
4 4.0k 8 United Kingdom
25 Aug 2013 1:36PM
With a mother like that these critters could take over the world. A good smile image.Smile

ivor
TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
25 Aug 2013 1:49PM
Wow, that's some dragonfly! Wink A very well seen shot, Nathan Smile
Trev Smile
25 Aug 2013 2:13PM
The title fits the picture perfectly!!
ali63 Plus
4 753 1 United Kingdom
25 Aug 2013 2:19PM
So glad to hear that things are improving Nathan, another fine image,

Ali SmileSmile
25 Aug 2013 2:40PM
The mechanical one is watching how to do some fancy maneuvers from the professionals. You have a excellent eye Nathan. Can't wait to see your painting. Glad things are coming around for you. It's no fun at all not being well.......Sandy
Lillian Plus
7 22 17 United Kingdom
25 Aug 2013 2:56PM
Compared to the other you have on before this one Nathan
this really is 'inventive'!!!
brilliant shot and skills
Lillian
JuBarney Plus
5 20 3 United Kingdom
25 Aug 2013 3:37PM
A splendid shot & incredible creation;
Great title too.
Ju
Wonderful superimposing creating a great composition. Well done Nathan.
WesternRed.
TyChee Plus
11 275 1 United States
25 Aug 2013 3:41PM
Love this.
Ty
25 Aug 2013 3:53PM
I am very glad to hear the better news, Nathan ! I am sure that we all are in our thoughts with you ! - I have never seen a machine like that in my life,but interesting! --- I`v been painting too, but only the walls of the house. ---- All the best to you, Nathan ---- Jukka.Smile
saltireblue Plus
6 5.9k 33 Norway
25 Aug 2013 3:56PM
Is it landing or taking off, Nathan? It appears to have a fighter escort, so I presume it has landed at a remote part of the airport and is the subject of interest from anti-terrorist personnel...Grin


Malc
25 Aug 2013 3:57PM
Another creative work Nathan!
Effrossini
Cracking image Nathan.

I think it is a super creative mind that can compare the makings of man against the makings of mother nature, but what you have seen and compared is brilliant.

Spot on colours well observed.

Hang in there bud.

Regards.

Gavin
25 Aug 2013 4:29PM
What a beautiful image, Keep positive
25 Aug 2013 4:43PM
Well observed and taken. Love the comparison to a dragonfly 'cos it DOES look like one and huge at that!
Keep on the up-and-up, Nathan. Look after yourself, and keep looking on the brighter side Smile

Lavina
jaktis Plus
12 84 Sweden
25 Aug 2013 5:16PM
Well spotted comparison, I hope that you will feel better and better

Peter
widtink 4 406 2 Scotland
25 Aug 2013 5:21PM
Great shot Nathan , very cleverly worked Smile

Rod
Mike_Smith Plus
9 314 1 United Kingdom
25 Aug 2013 6:06PM
Cracking image Nathan, love the title too. Glad your feeling better too
JawDborn Plus
4 1.0k 1 England
25 Aug 2013 6:12PM
I suppose it's been cropped?Grin
25 Aug 2013 6:13PM
Brilliant shot Nathan Grin

Kathryn
annettep38 Plus
5 218 40 Costa Rica
25 Aug 2013 6:34PM
the birds have it... facing a dragon!
sable 8 9 7 England
25 Aug 2013 6:57PM
Good to hear you are making progress - I really like this image - Elizabeth xx
Super low POV.. & glad to see the artistic touch is still there...Wink
Great, creative imge, did he eat the entire crop? Best regards, Si.
25 Aug 2013 8:08PM
I'd really like that would not soon appeared and mechanical mosquitoes, such monstrous size!Wink
For some reason, I can see two identical pictures, Nathan ...
Regards Valery
25 Aug 2013 8:28PM
Great title and work Nathan..Lin
xwang 7 55 8
25 Aug 2013 9:07PM
Very imaginative title, beautifully taken... hope that you feel better, Nathan.
RockArea 10 18 3 United Kingdom
25 Aug 2013 9:25PM
A good analogy and beautifully presented!

David
25 Aug 2013 10:25PM
Greatly creative Nathan. Brilliant. Glad you're feeling better. Don
moiral 6 12 Scotland
25 Aug 2013 11:16PM
Excellent piece of work Nathan.
Good to hear that you are on the mend. Moira
Great thought, Nathan........the conceptual likeness is rather remarkable. Take care of yourself.

Peter
Richsr Plus
9 91 223 England
26 Aug 2013 4:36PM
Congrats on the GEA Nathan
What a creative image Nathan, wonderfully captured.. I am pleased you are on the improve. I cant wait to see your painting GrinGrin

Lynette GrinGrin
Source 6
27 Aug 2013 11:40PM
An amazing scene and capture
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