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Damselfly
Lens: Tamron SP AF 90mm F2.8 Camera: PENTAX K-3 Photo Location: Park ISO: 200 Shutter Speed: 1/500s Aperture: F7.1 
Posted By: foxandcrow, 07-03-2019, 06:37 AM

I believe this to be a female Vivid Dancer Damselfly. Small, about 1.5" to 2".

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07-03-2019, 11:40 PM   #2
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My Word!! What a really nice, nice capture. One of my favorite insects in the whole wide world.

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07-04-2019, 02:36 AM   #3
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Good catch foxandcrow!
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Outstanding - really pops from my screen.

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07-04-2019, 07:12 AM   #5
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My Word!! What a really nice, nice capture. One of my favorite insects in the whole wide world.

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Thank you Tony.

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QuoteOriginally posted by Janse Quote
Good catch foxandcrow!
Thanks Janse.

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QuoteOriginally posted by Sailor Quote
Outstanding - really pops from my screen.

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Thank you Sailor.
07-04-2019, 07:26 AM   #6
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These are really cool. Saw a blue one in the yard yesterday. But didn't stick around long. Nice catch.
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These are really cool. Saw a blue one in the yard yesterday. But didn't stick around long. Nice catch.


Thanks for the comment. I've seen some blue ones now and then but never got a shot.
07-04-2019, 03:32 PM   #8
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You caught all the detail with this shot

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You caught all the detail with this shot
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Great capture! Really good sharpness and detail throughout.
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Great capture! Really good sharpness and detail throughout.
Thanks ToddK appreciate the comment.
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They are beautiful thanks to your photo we can see that.
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They are beautiful thanks to your photo we can see that.
Thank you for the comment.
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QuoteOriginally posted by foxandcrow Quote
I believe this to be a female Vivid Dancer Damselfly. Small, about 1.5" to 2".
Damselflies - like dragonflies - are carnivorous {eat insects}, so it is always nice to catch one in such a lovely setting.
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Damselflies - like dragonflies - are carnivorous {eat insects}, so it is always nice to catch one in such a lovely setting.
Thanks reh321.
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