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Sympetrum sanguineum

Discussion in 'Macro, Flowers, Insects, and Greenery' started by tojor, Jul 23, 2007.

  1. tojor


    Jul 27, 2005
    Even though it seems scarce with dragonflies this summer this little guy seems to have a good time.

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    And one of my friends this year, the Libella guadrimaculata.
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  2. aman17


    Sep 27, 2006
    New Jersey,USA
    Fantastic series.How do you do it?I never get to see any of these guys.Again nice job
  3. tojor


    Jul 27, 2005
    Thanks Arnie. I took these shots near a small lake in the woods not far from my home.
  4. Gale


    Jan 26, 2005
    Viera Fl
    Very oretty
    They have a comic like face
  5. SSchex


    May 18, 2005
    Louisiana, USA
    Excellent images Torben. The weather here has not cooperated lately for macro shooting, at least not when I'm able to shoot.
  6. tojor


    Jul 27, 2005
    Thanks Gale. Yes the do look like something from a cartoon. :smile:
  7. tojor


    Jul 27, 2005
    Thanks Scott. I hope you get better weather soon. We have bad weather too at the moment.
  8. Bob Coutant

    Bob Coutant Moderator Moderator

    May 17, 2005
    Pleasantville Ohio
    Great set, Torben. They make me want to go dragon hunting -- something I have not done much lately.
  9. tojor


    Jul 27, 2005
    Thanks Bob. Good luck with your hunt and show us some images if you are lucky.
  10. Great shots Torben, especially the first.

  11. Wonderful shots. I love them.
  12. tojor


    Jul 27, 2005
    Thanks Alex and Vinh. Nice of you to comment.
  13. Daniel-Swe

    Daniel-Swe Guest

    Wow! Thats beautiful!
    And I can not pic a favorite bec they are al so great!
    I have to? ok.... I have to go with Winie and say the first...!

    So sharp.. what lens is that?
  14. JennJenn

    JennJenn Guest

    Wow! Very sharp. Gorgeous!! Now I need another Nikon body to work with my PK13 ring in order to snap them quick!!!
  15. tojor


    Jul 27, 2005
    Thanks Daniel and Jenn.

    All were shot with the 300 mm f/4. The first one with extension tube.
  16. Excellent series, Torben!

    Beautiful colors on #1!
  17. tojor


    Jul 27, 2005
    Tak Jukka.
  18. That is really up close and personal. I like these shots.
  19. tojor


    Jul 27, 2005
    Thanks for stopping by and comment Gordon. I apreciate it very much.
  20. Beautiful shots Torben

    Thanks for sharing

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