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Pretty critters

Discussion in 'Nature' started by Rockinggoose, Aug 2, 2013.

  1. Rockinggoose

    Rockinggoose Mu-43 Regular

    Went out this afternoon looking for Dragons and Damsels. The only Dragons around were Brown Hawkers which in my opinion are the hardest of all to photograph (which means I have never managed it) so no joy there. There were at least four species of Damsels around and I managed to get a few decent shots.

    Variable Damsel, male:

    P8020576.

    Common Bluet Female:

    P8020574.


    Emerald Damsel, male:

    P80205811.

    Female:

    P8020543.

    Female detail:

    P8020547.

    Bluetail Damsel, male:

    P8020555.

    Lots of Butterflies around too.

    Small Copper:

    P8020566.

    Brown Argus:

    P8020569.

    Finally a Small Skipper:

    P8020553.

    All with E-M5 plus 60mm macro except male Emerald which was with the 75-300mm.

    David
     
  2. RevBob

    RevBob Super Moderator

    Jun 4, 2011
    NorthWestern PA
    Bob
    Nicely captured, beautiful color! :cool: