Moths and Dragonflies

Discussion in 'Macro, Flowers, Insects, and Greenery' started by Jerry Snider, Jul 15, 2005.

  1. Jerry Snider

    Jerry Snider

    390
    May 8, 2005
    A couple of so so pics from this afternoon. The moth really fooled me for a moment, thought certain that it was a butterfly. The dragonfly is pretty hum-drum, and the common name white tailed applies to the male whose abdomen is almost totally white. This one happens to be a female.
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    Comments, criticisms, suggestions always appreciated of course.

    My best,
    Jerry Snider
     
  2. Flew

    Flew

    994
    Jan 25, 2005
    Alabama
    Jerry, these are not so so. They are excellent. You are way too modest. :wink:

    I like them both, but especially the first. I don't think that I have ever seen this species before.
     
  3. See now, I like the 2nd shot. Different strokes.... Brown dragonfly against old, grey, weathered wood~nice!! :)
     
  4. Same as Kevin, I like #2 for the same reasons. I think most of the problems with the D2X is to find the proper adjustments in the camera. With my 5700 it took me at least 3 months to get decent pictures.
     
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