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Flying Emperor

Flying Emperor

Hand held shot of an Emperor Dragonfly, just lucky to capture him on the wing!!!!


Julie W

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Registered: May 2006
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Date: Sat August 26, 2006
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Extremely well captured. To get a shot of a dragonfly on the wing is very difficult, but to get one this good, you've done very well. Nice One!

#1 Sat August 26, 2006 10:30am

Excellent capture Julie, Excellent well done 10+

#2 Sat August 26, 2006 10:34am

Very well done!
#3 Sat August 26, 2006 10:36am

Top class very well taken
#4 Sat August 26, 2006 2:18pm

12 out of 10!,,what a clever girl,that is an amazing shot,,,proud of you!...Ken.
If I see something I "SHOOT!"
#5 Sat August 26, 2006 4:03pm

Julie W
Well what a lucky capture!! Thank you all for your very much appreciated comments Smile My first 12 Ken, how very kind LOL - thanks so much everybody Smile .....Julie
Twelve significant photographs in any one year is a good crop. Wink
#6 Sat August 26, 2006 4:35pm

Caputuring anything on the fly is very difficult. this one is perfect. The focus is spot on despite a very short dof, as is the exposure. The background is perfect.
#7 Sat August 26, 2006 5:18pm

Superb Julie Smile Smile Smile
#8 Sat August 26, 2006 5:32pm

12 !! Julie, Julie!!! what an amazing photograph!!!! these are my favourite bugs, I luv these guys, but have never ever seen such a beautifully rare and perfect photo of one like this! you should put this in the summer contest!
"The poetry of photography will always be more important than the mechanics of the camera..." - J-H. Lartigue
#9 Sat August 26, 2006 5:33pm

Julie W
Many thanks to Tophee, Bridget and Oly-M for your comments Smile
Twelve significant photographs in any one year is a good crop. Wink
#10 Sat August 26, 2006 6:02pm

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#11 Sat August 26, 2006 8:18pm

Another incredible beastie shot. More than just luck Julie.
#12 Sat August 26, 2006 8:58pm

Julie W
Thanks to you both Amanda and donmac Smile
Twelve significant photographs in any one year is a good crop. Wink
#13 Sat August 26, 2006 9:31pm

What a cracking shot. Mike.
#14 Sat August 26, 2006 10:43pm

Wow, this is pure genius.
#15 Sat August 26, 2006 11:22pm

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