Large Red Damselflies

Large Red Damselflies

Photo Information
Another shot from Sunday, Risley Moss, K20D, DA*300/4
25/05/2010 - 07:02johnwhit
CategoryWildlife / Nature
Shutter Speed1/1000
Aperturef/4.5
LensN/A
ISO800
Focal Length300mm
Views/Likes55/0

bwlchmawr

Link Posted 25/05/2010 - 09:31
Fantastic shot, John.
Best wishes,

Andrew

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tomkeet

Link Posted 25/05/2010 - 13:40
Lovely capture John.
Regards
Tom

K-3's, K-3II.
SMC PENTAX-DA FISH-EYE 1:3.5-4.5 10-17mm ED [IF], SMC PENTAX-DA* 1:2.8 16-50mm ED AL [IF] SDM,
SMC PENTAX-DA 1:4 15mm ED AL Limited, SMC PENTAX-DA 1:3.2 21mm AL Limited,
PENTAX-F 1:2.8 28mm, SMC PENTAX-FA 1:2 35mm AL, SMC PENTAX-FA 1:1.4 50mm, SMC PENTAX-D FA MACRO 1:2.8 100mm WR,
SMC PENTAX-DA* 1:4 300mm ED [IF] SDM, HD PENTAX-D FA 1:4.5-5.6 150-450mm ED DC AW, HD PENTAX-DA 1:5.6 560mm ED AW,
SMC PENTAX-FA* 1:5.6 250-600mm ED[IF],
HD PENTAX -DA 1.4x AW AF REAR CONVERTER,
PENTAX AF160FC Auto Macro Ring Flash.

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mxds

Link Posted 25/05/2010 - 15:20
“Naughty but nice” the 300 looks very good for close up’s/macro work, whish I could afford one

Mick

johnwhit

Link Posted 25/05/2010 - 15:56
mxds wrote:
“Naughty but nice” the 300 looks very good for close up’s/macro work, whish I could afford one

Mick

Thanks Mick

The 300 never ceases to surprise me on this, between the DA*300 and Sigma 24/2.8 I hardly ever seem to get chance to use the "Real" Macro lens.......must try harder

Only real problem with the 300, the DoF is very limited. I do quite a bit of deleting!

Best regards,

John
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In LBA hiatus.
Last Edited by johnwhit on 25/05/2010 - 15:56

cghd

Link Posted 25/05/2010 - 20:20
Superb macro shot.Charles.

Jimpy

Link Posted 25/05/2010 - 20:25
Cracking shot!
Jim

Pentax K7, Pentax 18-70 f4, Sigma 10-20, Sigma 105 Macro, Sigma 150-500, Tamron 70-300, various Cokin Z pro filters.

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