A Smile for Sunday

By taggart  
A Smile for Sunday

Blue Dasher
Pachydiplax longipennis 1.4 inches

*******Special thanks to AndyLea and Flowerted for their very special User Awards presented today!
Have a great Sunday!

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jdinne 15 16 England
17 Jun 2012 12:17AM
Brilliant GrinGrinGrin


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RonnieAG Plus
8 154 118 Scotland
17 Jun 2012 12:25AM
It's only got eyes for you, JennSmile
Wonderful macro shot capturing such detail and that splendid array of colours it sports.
gajewski Plus
13 10 9 United States
17 Jun 2012 12:26AM
It does seem to be smiling. In addition to being a fun image, this is a perfect macro.
I like the very rough hewn edges to your frame.
Lillian Plus
8 22 17 United Kingdom
17 Jun 2012 12:33AM
Exceptional macro shot Jennn
the colours and detail perfect
mikbee 11 3 8 Scotland
17 Jun 2012 1:55AM
Excellent close up of the little smiler here Jenn !!
Good one.
PattiW 12 24 2 United States
17 Jun 2012 2:53AM
Gorgeous Jenn, love this head on angle. Patti
ElmsArt 11 82 1 Scotland
17 Jun 2012 3:29AM
Oh this is superb. I love the colours and the POV. And yes it is smiling.

Great cature.

NDODS 7 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
17 Jun 2012 6:06AM
A really beautiful photograph sorry that I can't express myself ant further due to my range of movement.

Regards Nathan
Ade_Osman 15 4.5k 36 England
17 Jun 2012 6:13AM
Good DOF and sharpness with this one Jenn......I'd love to come over the pond just to shoot the dragons, how weird am I?.....LOL

AnnChown Plus
8 207 1 United Kingdom
17 Jun 2012 6:42AM
Smile what a little charmer! Love your pov and super sharp wings!
17 Jun 2012 6:45AM
A wonderful close up Jenn. So glad to have been able to catch up with your excellent work again. A
Jasper87 Plus
8 2.0k 150 England
17 Jun 2012 6:56AM
Amazing colours and a great shape, Jenn, the smile made me smile too Smile.

marktc Plus
7 101 15 United Kingdom
17 Jun 2012 7:09AM
And what an amazing smile it is, stunning colours and detailminbthis supremely good image. Nice one Jenn
fentiger Plus
16 918 24 England
17 Jun 2012 7:24AM
Excellent macro shot.

crisp needle sharp on sea of DOF
Rock Plus
16 10 2 England
17 Jun 2012 7:55AM
Oh Grand Mother what big eyes you have !

Grand capture.

17 Jun 2012 8:07AM
Lovely capture, Jenn. Just makes you want to smileSmile

17 Jun 2012 8:11AM
Brilliant image Jenn. Very sharp and well captured
Maiwand 11 3 73 England
17 Jun 2012 8:33AM
Superb macro capture Jenn. We have seen lots of these of late but I do not recall seeing one taken from such an unusual POV. Very original.!!
jonwebber 9 4 1 United Kingdom
17 Jun 2012 8:49AM
Got the point of focus exactly right on this stunningly detailed shot.
annettep38 Plus
6 218 40 Costa Rica
17 Jun 2012 9:18AM
what a beauty a really fine closeup!
morpheus1955 11 3 2 United Kingdom
17 Jun 2012 9:28AM
Fantastic shot Jenn, superb colours and detail.

17 Jun 2012 10:03AM
Super image Jenn, great detail,
saeidNL 8 3 Netherlands
17 Jun 2012 10:33AM
Excellent and wonderful ,acro shot,Jenn,very well done,
Irishkate Plus
7 41 114 United Kingdom
17 Jun 2012 11:23AM
Superb macro - great POV. wonderful detail and funky frame.
Joline Plus
11 30 53 United States
17 Jun 2012 11:42AM
He has adorably goofy faceGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
9 10 10 England
17 Jun 2012 12:17PM
Jenn I could not do anything better than give this cheeky little chappie an award - well it's for you really for being so talented.SmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile
Herge88 11 40 4 England
17 Jun 2012 1:03PM
Great colour light and detail in this stunning image Jenn.

Best Matt
tomcat 12 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
17 Jun 2012 2:23PM
A real belter Jenn. Can't fault it

saltireblue Plus
8 7.9k 33 Norway
17 Jun 2012 3:24PM
You really know how to charm them, Jennn.Wink I think he fancies you judging from his expression.Smile

pascalg Plus
10 37 France
17 Jun 2012 4:15PM
& eye contact too Tongue
LexEquine 12 19 United States
17 Jun 2012 5:48PM
'Great color, Fine details, & superb presentation,' Jenn~~ Wink

~ Peter
pluckyfilly 11 351 33 United Kingdom
17 Jun 2012 7:51PM
WOW! not surprised you have 3 awards - congratulations
exposure Plus
14 5.8k England
17 Jun 2012 9:40PM
Lovely detail & presentation Jennnnn
goso 11 2 1 Australia
17 Jun 2012 10:35PM
10/10 Jennn ...Bill
barbarahirst 9 27 12 United Kingdom
18 Jun 2012 7:41AM
top of the class with this beautifully detailed image
ChiliMan 11 135 17 Singapore
18 Jun 2012 1:37PM
Awww...look at his eyes and that goofy grin...he's in luuuuurve Grin

WONderful light and capture, Jennnn.

A Smile
brownsilent 11 7 2 United Kingdom
20 Jun 2012 10:39PM
And not just a smile, it is a broad smile, friendly and happy.
NeilWigan Plus
7 17 16 England
20 Jun 2012 10:48PM
Great face ,well caught shot.
Glostopcat 12 255 2 England
21 Jun 2012 7:12PM
An awesome close up shot Jennnn, he certainly is a dashing fellow. Such wonderful pin sharp detail and glorious colours and those eyes are amazing

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