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Saturday, January 25, 2020

Dragonfly


I hope I have opportunities for more photos of dragonflies.  They are always fun to watch.

25 comments:

Ginny Hartzler said...

Just splendid! I would call him a zebrafly.

CheerfulMonk said...

Another amazing picture!

Nancy Chan said...

Its a special dragonfly. I used to catch them when I was a kid.

Yamini MacLean said...

Hari OM
Well caught! I have never been quite so successful with these little jewels! YAM xx

eileeninmd said...

Beautiful capture of the dragonfly! Enjoy your day, wishing you a great new week ahead.

Hootin' Anni said...

The lighting in this photo composition is perfect Rose.

Sharon M said...

They are fascinating and hard to photograph. You got a great shot!

Sandra said...

this one resembles a tiger in coloring. beautiful shot

Ruthie said...

I have no success with dragonflies. They are just too fast for me. Beautiful light in this close up

ushasurya said...

Wow...this is just fabulous ! I have never been able to capture one as they are always busy flying !
Fantastic colours and patterns here in the wings!!!
Devi :)

Dee said...

Their wings just amaze me.

Anonymous said...

this is a magnificent macro Rose... such crisp details...
dragonflies are our best friends... they eat five times their weight of mosquitoes and i have had up to 30 of them hunting between my deck and the lake as the sun comes down....peter:)

don said...

This picture is a very successful capture of its look.

happyone said...

What a beauty and a fantastic shot!!

Ruth Hiebert said...

Beautiful shot. Maybe with this new camera I can get some good shots as well.

At Home In New Zealand said...

I have a niece who collects anything with dragonflies, as she absolutely adores them. I love to sit and watch them as they fly endlessly about.

Hill Top Post said...

Oh, now I am in love with dragonflies! What a beauty!!

Ann said...

What an awesome photo. Dragonflies are so interesting looking. I think they look like aliens...lol

harry said...

Excellent sharpness and fine depth of field for such a close-up. The creamy smooth background is nice too.

ElaineH said...

This is a perfect image of a dragonfly. I never have much luck with dragonflies. They take off before I can get a decent image. He has gorgeous color and the background is beautiful.

Kodak said...

Excellent shot of the dragonfly.

Steven said...

Wow!! What a stellar capture of this dragonfly!! The color and clarity are top notch.

LC said...

The detail visible in this closeup is so amazing. The dragonfly could very well be an aviator from outer space!

Red Rose Alley said...

They are always fun to see too. You take the best dragonfly photos ever. This one is pretty with red on its wings.

~Sheri

Lowcarb team member said...

Fabulous photograph Rose.

All the best Jan

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