My dragonfly mates

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© Clarence Garay
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UploadedMay 9, 2008
TakenMay 3, 2008
ModelCanon EOS 40D
Exposure1/50 sec at f/7.1
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length85 mm
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27 responses

  • May Lattanzio

    May Lattanzio gave props (9 May 2008):

    I love photographing dragons. I know how difficult it is to get this close. Great shot. What kind?

  • j dixon

    j dixon gave props (9 May 2008):

    such terrific detail- the legs and wings... wow!

  • Ken Takahashi

    Ken Takahashi gave props (9 May 2008):

    Wow! Great macro!

  • Melanie Smith

    Melanie Smith gave props (9 May 2008):

    wow! you got my vote for this colorful macro!

  • !~) Emelia Isaac

    !~) Emelia Isaac said (24 May 2008):

    Wow! beautiful!

  • Sk Wier

    Sk Wier gave props (28 May 2008):

    Great color!

  • ! :) Billie Jo Jones

    ! :) Billie Jo Jones gave props (30 May 2008):

    Wow! Red dragonfly! beautiful!

  • Clarence Garay

    Clarence Garay said (30 May 2008):

    Guys. Thanks for your comments. I have to admit that I don't know what kind of dragon fly this is. All I know is that on the odd occasion they park themselves (on my clothesline in this case) and continually return to that spot...very easy to shoot.

  • Leanna Lomanski

    Leanna Lomanski gave props (30 May 2008):

    We don't get red ones here..........very cool!

  • Jessica Martinez

    Jessica Martinez gave props (24 Jun 2008):

    Wonderful Job!

  • Jennifer Rowe

    Jennifer Rowe gave props (31 Aug 2008):

    wonderful closeup - love the detail in the wings!

  • Julie Burger

    Julie Burger said (4 Sep 2008):

    Absolutely gorgeous! These guys are one of my favorite subjects and you have captured his beauty & color magnificiently. Great shot!

  • d s

    d s gave props (8 Sep 2008):

    wow! excellent detail!

  • Clarence Garay

    Clarence Garay said (8 Sep 2008):

    According to: http://www.windsofkansas.comthai_od.html
    this red dragonfly appears to be a
    LIBELLULIDAE: Neurothemis fulvia

  • Clarence Garay

    Clarence Garay said (8 Sep 2008):

    If you are interested visit:
    Can you say, lie-bell-LU-li-dee? It's the Latin family group name of this "common skimmer."

  • Aubrey's Oma

    Aubrey's Oma (Deleted) gave props (20 Jan 2009):


  • Natalia Presztolanszky

    Natalia Presztolanszky gave props (25 Jan 2009):

    What an amazing colours!!!!! Great! Nice Capture!!

  • Stirling Spasaro

    Stirling Spasaro (Deleted) said (3 Feb 2009):

    Beautiful! Definitely a favorite. =)

  • Florence Berluteau

    Florence Berluteau gave props (12 Feb 2009):

    Very nice macro !

  • Laura C

    Laura C said (12 Aug 2009):

    What a fabulous macro!!!! Didn´t know this insects could be so pretty and colorful!;))) Good job!!!

  • Laura C

    Laura C gave props (12 Aug 2009):


  • Stephanie Smith!

    Stephanie Smith! gave props (6 Nov 2009):

    This is phenomenal!

  • Emma What?

    Emma What? said (22 Feb 2010):

    good one

  • Linda Houghton

    Linda Houghton   gave props (4 Apr 2010):

    Fantastic Macro

  • Andrian

    Andrian said (4 Feb 2011):

    I love the way the red comes out at you, great shot!

  • Rebecca Braasch

    Rebecca Braasch gave props (19 Feb 2012):

    Bloody beautiful!

  • Lira Ziyad

    Lira Ziyad gave props (7 Apr 2015):

    I have these at my Mom's but have never seen still!

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