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Long-legged Marsh Glider

Long-legged Marsh Glider
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Copyright: Ram Thakur (ramthakur) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 4316 W: 231 N: 14052] (56953)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2009-07-01
Categories: Insects
Camera: Nikon D200, Sigma EX 105mm F2.8 DG Macro, 58mm UV
Exposure: f/5.5, 1/500 seconds
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2012-01-31 5:45
Viewed: 2345
Points: 24
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Long-legged Marsh Glider
Scientific Name: Trithemis pallidinervis


This is a yellowish brown, medium sized dragonfly with noticeably long legs. The thorax has three black stripes on each side and the underside of the abdomen is black.

Trithemis pallidinervis is found in China, Indonesia, India, Cambodia, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Malaysia, Philippines, Peninsular Malaysia, Thailand and Taiwan.

Source: http://www.asia-dragonfly.net/globalResults.php?Species=131&offset=10

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  • fapple (38)
  • [2012-01-31 6:01]

Hello Ram,
Beautiful specimen, which you've captured so well and in such clarity against the backdrop. Is this an immature?
Thanks for sharing.

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2012-01-31 7:09]

Hi Ram,excellent capture and very elegant position and pov,i like the total sharpness from the head to the tail,perfect saturation too.Have a nice evening and thanks,Luciano

Hello Ram
Very elegant photo. Wonderful soft colors and very pleasant BG.Very good sharpness.
Best regards

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  • aljy Silver Star Critiquer/Silver Note Writer [C: 47 W: 4 N: 42] (593)
  • [2012-01-31 7:50]

hello ram

&&&&&&&& photograph of the year&&&&&&&


i seen it in sri lanka with the same colour and also black bordered tail and wing.

great job my friend!!!

have a nice day


hello Ram
very nice picture with great details and beautiful colours
thanks greeting lou

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  • Cobo Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 236 W: 1 N: 535] (5799)
  • [2012-01-31 10:32]

Excelent, beautiful one, I like the wings, light and soft and natural color. Congratulation.

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  • PeterZ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5137 W: 166 N: 13121] (49139)
  • [2012-01-31 10:41]

Hello Ram,
Good sharp detailed photo in a very nice composition. But most of all I like the clarity and splendid matching colours.

Ciao Ram. Great performance from the difficult POV. Amazing light.


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  • siggi Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3097 W: 109 N: 12399] (52850)
  • [2012-01-31 11:27]

Hello Ram.
Woow what a BEAUTYE ,xcellent compo with superb colors and BG.Perfect POV, DOF and sharpness.Best regards Siggi

Hello Ram,
Beautifull macro shot taken from a good POV with natural colours, nice light, sharp details and well blured BG.
Best regards,

Excellent composition, nice and sherp with good detail in the wings

Hello Ram,
Wonderful image of this glider. The natural tone and sharpness are beautiful and pleasing to look at.
Well done and kind regards,

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