Hawker in flight


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Thanks to Shaun Wilson, Jim Ennis and Andrew Allport, we had a wonderful afternoon in Delamere Forest with the dragonflies. I think this is a Southern Hawker and I managed to catch it just about perfectly.

K-5iis, Pentax 100WR Macro
28/09/2013 - 18:01davidstorm
CategoryWildlife / Nature
Shutter Speed1/160
Aperturef/8
LensN/A
ISO200
Focal Length100mm

BAJ

Link Posted 28/09/2013 - 18:07
Excellent..one of the best dragonfly pictures I have seen.
BAJ
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Teaka53

Link Posted 28/09/2013 - 18:51
Fantastic, I love how the sun turns their wing copper gold
Malc

trixie

Link Posted 28/09/2013 - 19:31
It looks like a helecopter. I am sorry that I missed today David. Hope you enjoyed it

senn

Link Posted 28/09/2013 - 19:38
great bokehs, and light reflects on wings .. excellent timing David
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Last Edited by senn on 28/09/2013 - 19:39

GIULIO57

Link Posted 28/09/2013 - 19:41

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focus

Link Posted 28/09/2013 - 20:05
Between the gossamer wings and gorgeous bokeh this one really is magical, brilliant capture David! - mary.

AndrewA

Link Posted 28/09/2013 - 20:31
That is a stunner David! Well done mate.
Andrew

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puma

Link Posted 28/09/2013 - 22:31
AndrewA wrote:
That is a stunner David! Well done mate.

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autumnlight

Link Posted 28/09/2013 - 23:05

pauljay

Link Posted 29/09/2013 - 08:24
Couldn't get much better!
Paul.

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alfpics

Link Posted 29/09/2013 - 16:12
Excellent David!
Andy
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