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Owlfly


Owlfly
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Copyright: Jeroen Gerdes (Belgerdy) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 294 W: 6 N: 877] (7664)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2012-05-05
Categories: Insects
Camera: Nikon D300, AF-S VR MICRO NIKKOR 105mm f2.8G ED
Exposure: f/10.0, 1/200 seconds
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2012-06-15 11:40
Viewed: 2454
Points: 24
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Before going to the south of france this time I had never seen such an insect before, like a cross between a flutterby and a dragonfly, but during this trip I found a lot of them. Only in the evening they stayed still enough to shoot easily,

Enjoy your weekend
J

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hallo Jeroen
super mooie opname veel details en super kleuren '
achtergrond is erg goed
groet lou

Hello Jeroen,
Spectacular photo of a very nice species. Excellent focus and very good clarity. Wonderful contrast against the blurry background. It is a wonderful species, very rarely found in my county.
Thanks for sharing!
Marius.

Hello Jeroen,
WOW, this is also a first for me. What a stunning capture with excellent sharp details and beautiful colours. Just goes to show you there are so many different little creatures on this beautiful planet of ours. Stunning and tfs. Enjoy your weekend.
Regards
Natley

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  • senn Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 58 W: 2 N: 155] (1384)
  • [2012-06-15 13:05]

Bonjour,
PDC est remarkable, la lumière est efficace, .. mais les parties jaunes opaques sur les ailes semblent avoir souffert de l''exces de lumière, .. globalement cette prise semble bien réussie

bien à vous

Hi Jeroen,

A excellent image of an insect unknown to me. Excellent detail and colours. Taken from a nice POV, against a good oof background.
Thanks for showing and have a nice weekend.
Regards Bill

Ciao Jeroen.
Grande nitidezza di questa Owlfly, con notevoli particolari,bella la trasparenza delle ali,ottimi colori messi in risalto dallo sfondo sfuocato elegante la composizione molto bella bravo.
Ti auguro un buon fine settimana ciao Marco.

Ciao Jeroen, great macro of lovely libelluloides coccoides on beautiful blurry BG, wonderful natural colors, excellent sharpness and splendid details, very well done, my friend, have a good week end, ciao Silvio

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  • PeterZ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5137 W: 166 N: 13121] (49139)
  • [2012-06-15 14:00]
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Hallo Jeroen,
Uitstekend scherp gedetailleerde foto in prachtige kleuren.
Grapje in je noot?: flutterby :-)
Zie je zo,
Peter

This winged insect is a novelty for me too, Jeroen.
You have done a marvellous job of capturing it from dorsal point of view.
Every feature of this subject is well captured and the plain BG makes it stand out beautifully.
Regards.
Ram

Hi Jeroen,
really interesting species. Amazing colours. Very good point of view. Many details.
Have a nice weekend,
Maciek

excellent angle and wonderful background. good lighting and clarity. tfs.

Hello Jeroen,
a spectacular view of the beautiful insect. Excellent sharpness, colors. A great composition.
Regards - Slawek

Hi jeroen:

Very nice image.. this insect is a Neuroptera (Libelloides coccajus).

Carlos

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