dragonfly jewel

 
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note the "jewel" on this dragonfly's back. There were many dragonflies sunning themselves on the blackberry bush today, in our usual walking area.

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vla - Sep 21, 2008 08:29 PM EDT
wow!
alandrapal - Sep 04, 2008 02:18 AM EDT
thankyou Linda, that's really nice of you, am happy you have enjoyed my photos. This is quite an "oldie" now, and doesn't often appear here, so it's nice to see it show up again :) It was taken with my Sony cybershot F717, before I switched over to DSLR.
LRusinko - Sep 03, 2008 02:55 AM EDT
You have made so many unique and creative photos! Beautiful Dragonfly picture! Linda R
Guest - May 26, 2006 09:57 PM EDT
thankyou Beverly, am surprised to get a comment on the dragonfly jewel pic, as it's an "oldie" pic now so doesn't get comments very often : )
Guest - May 26, 2006 09:07 PM EDT
Winderful macro of the dragonfly. Such good focus. These are truly amazing little creatures.
Guest - Oct 29, 2005 11:49 AM EDT
glad you like this one, Wilma, - thanks for leaving comment, - didn't realize you hadn't seen it before.
Guest - Oct 28, 2005 08:58 PM EDT
What can I say? I love dragonflies and this one is fantastic.
Guest - Aug 14, 2005 12:15 PM EDT
hard to believe it's nearly a year since we saw all these dragonflies at a field close to the beach near us.
Guest - May 05, 2005 11:27 AM EDT
thankyou, Maya, Indieshell, Lou and Hazelnut, - glad you like it : )
Guest - Apr 19, 2005 07:05 PM EDT
Makes one want to believe in faries,the world is an awesome place.
Guest - Apr 05, 2005 04:31 PM EDT
Wow! Very great macro! Very sharp details!
Guest - Apr 05, 2005 01:25 PM EDT
wow i love this...so close and very sharp...great photo lou x
Guest - Mar 17, 2005 12:22 PM EDT
great shot!!
Guest - Mar 06, 2005 04:29 AM EDT
thanks so much Vicki, Dud and Jeanne for the generous praise and comments. Missed your comments til just now. Think this is one of my fave shots.
Guest - Feb 21, 2005 04:28 PM EDT
Amazing photo! It really shows all you can miss...if you don't take the time and trouble to LOOK!
Guest - Feb 14, 2005 06:18 AM EDT
Alandra - your work is one of those artists I zeroed right in on. Dragonflies are ethereal 0 and tis one's truly awesome and beautifully presented. Thank you for sharing it.
Guest - Jan 08, 2005 07:35 PM EDT
thanks Tam. If you like, can send you the uncropped version, so yu can get all the wings "in".
Guest - Jan 07, 2005 05:45 PM EDT
THIS LOOKS EVEN PRETTIER ON MY HIGH RESOLUTION MONITOR wHAT A BEAUTY LOVE DRAGON FLIES :)
Guest - Jan 07, 2005 02:11 AM EDT
I do not normally care for dragonflies but this is a good picture.
Guest - Oct 21, 2004 10:16 PM EDT
I love dragonflies ~ in fact my French friend calls me Libellule which is French for dragonfly!
Guest - Sep 30, 2004 04:53 PM EDT
I have to comment on this one. It is so good I can hardly think of anything to say. I think it is the best insect photo I have ever seen.
Guest - Sep 30, 2004 03:13 PM EDT
WOW!! This is incredible!! Great shot- congratulations!!!
Guest - Sep 30, 2004 02:41 AM EDT
i just love this picture -have never seen such a great dragon fly picture ever!! i love the heart shaped jewel in its center!!
Guest - Sep 27, 2004 07:28 PM EDT
thanks, Mary and Deb. am pretty happy with it, since I've lost the manual for the new camera and am "flying by the seat of my pants", LOL. we were in a state of amazement when we looked for the first time at the large images, esp at the "jewel" between the wings, and the wings themselves, as you mention. to say nothing of the huge turquoise coloured eyes !!
Guest - Sep 27, 2004 03:05 PM EDT
A beautiful, clear photo. Those wings are so detailed :)
Guest - Sep 27, 2004 11:13 AM EDT
Beautiful! I like the fragile detail shown.

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