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SCARLET DRAGONFLY


SCARLET DRAGONFLY
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Copyright: Marius Secan (marius-secan) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 2007 W: 0 N: 5412] (29598)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2015-07-05
Categories: Insects
Camera: NIKON D810, Nikon 300mm f/4D IF-ED AF-S + 1,4TC II
Exposure: f/5.6
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2016-03-06 7:16
Viewed: 992
Points: 12
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
SCARLET DRAGONFLY

The Crocothemis erythraea is a member of the dragonfly genus Crocothemis. Its common names include Broad Scarlet, Common Scarlet-darter, Scarlet Darter and Scarlet Dragonfly.

The Scarlet Dragonfly is a common species in southern Europe and north Africa. It is recorded from every country in Africa and occurs across Asia as far as southern China.

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Hello Marius,
What a fantastic image with great sharpness and the tips of the wings conveying a sense of activity. The accompanying note is brief and to the point, and I appreciate that too. Very well done.
Neels

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2016-03-06 10:27]

Hi Marius,the blurred wing disturb a bit the eye but no problem,it's always a problem to take the dragonflies..ehehe...the body and the face are fantastic,and the red too is very bright,i like it! Have a nice week and thanks,Luciano

Hello Marius,
A common dragonfly in our yard, in India. Well captured with great details and color. As usual perfect BG. Good work...
Thanks for sharing,
Regards,
Srikumar

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  • PeterZ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5137 W: 166 N: 13121] (49139)
  • [2016-03-06 12:22]

Hello Marius,
Excellent macro of this dragonfly in splendid colors and god sharpness. A bit blurring through the moving wings, but that's no problem. Taken from a nice POV in a fine composition.
Regards,
Peter

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  • iti Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 577 W: 0 N: 650] (7939)
  • [2016-03-07 8:01]

Hi Marius,
Nice image probably Trithemis annulata,but great a shame of the wing.
Yet excellent details,nice composition, amazing colors.
Regards Jiri.

Ciao Marius, great macro of fantastic dragonfly, superb sharpness, splendid light, fine details and wonderful natural colors, very well done, my friend, have a good week end, ciao Silvio

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