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A visit to the pond
Lens: DA 300mm Camera: Pentax K-5 Photo Location: Pond in Frederick County ISO: 800 Shutter Speed: 1/350s Aperture: F9.5 
Posted By: Tina Michael, 08-12-2011, 04:25 PM

Today was portrait session for dragonflies.
1. Halloween Pennant
2. Seaside Dragonlet
3. Twelve Spotted Skimmer
4. Common Green Darner ( I believe)

It was a fun afternoon,
Tina

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08-12-2011, 05:47 PM   #2
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Those are a nice collection.
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The first one is a beauty. Brilliant colours
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Lovely -- I had a few dragonfly shots yesterday too, but nothing so nice as yours. You've inspired me to try again.

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Thank you all for your comments.
To baro-nite: It was pure luck that this little dragonfly sat higher than the others and I was able to hunker down and get a different angle to shoot. That made all the difference. It is all about the light, isn't it?
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