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#1 David_MC

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Posted 29 June 2017 - 01:09 PM

First attempt at getting a dragonfly in flight.
 
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Posted 29 June 2017 - 01:40 PM

simply amazing pics!  almost as difficult as the flycatcher.   well done 



#3 John W

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Posted 29 June 2017 - 03:09 PM

Cool shots. You must have steady hands to pull these off. Well done



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Posted 29 June 2017 - 04:22 PM

AmaZING  (-:



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Posted 29 June 2017 - 08:33 PM

Not easy to get a lock on those and very hard to find in viewfinder.  Very nice! 


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Posted 30 June 2017 - 02:38 AM

Great colours and composition.

How close were to him ?



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Posted 30 June 2017 - 03:58 AM

Very nice David, I would crank up your shutter speed to freeze the wings more.

 

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Posted 03 July 2017 - 06:11 PM

nice shots.






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