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This Dragon Fly was kind enough to sit still long enough for me to get this image.


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05/02/06 3:09 AM GMT
The number and variety of these creatures never ceases to amaze me. What a lovely detailed capture you made of this one. The eyes intrigue me. There are huge and well defined. His stance and psotoion say, "Hurry up and take your picture. I'm not waiting long." But, it was long enough. Great capture. Nice work.
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05/02/06 3:36 AM GMT
Excellent shot. This may be the best of this type I have seen. The background is just superb for this shot. Crispness and color are spot on. Great job.
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No matter how slow the film, Spirit always stands still long enough for the photographer It has chosen. Minor White........ My Gallery
05/02/06 4:07 AM GMT
Awesome is not the correct word. AMAZING is :)
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05/02/06 4:28 AM GMT
this is a great one. hat's off to you, michael! jen
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05/02/06 5:22 AM GMT
Wow,This is a very great capture
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Renť de Rouyn-noranda
05/02/06 5:54 AM GMT
What a cute little Dragon Fly! You've captured him so well. Very clear and detailed image.
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05/02/06 6:47 AM GMT
Fantastic shot !! How nice for us that he hung around long enough to be photographed. Thanks for sharing.

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05/02/06 6:51 AM GMT
OMG!!! what an amazing clarity. You've captured every detail and colour just perfectly. Amazing shot...into my favs!!
Trully amazing, can't get over it! WOW
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05/02/06 6:57 AM GMT
This is so very clear and bright, a perfect macro. Highest vote!
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05/02/06 12:04 AM GMT
Yet another amazing photo. It looks as though I am the one looking at this dragonfly perched on that flower. Very nicely presented Michael.I can even see its' shadow.- Thank you so much for this .
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Be not forgetful to entertain strangers; for thereby some have entertained angels unawares
05/02/06 1:11 PM GMT
Wow, absolutely amazing. I liked the blurred background - how it kind of frames the dragonfly. This is so clear! Awesome job.
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05/02/06 1:14 PM GMT
Perfect photo, clear and bright. Thanks
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05/02/06 1:30 PM GMT
The color scheme is drop-dead gorgeous. Excellent work!
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05/02/06 1:36 PM GMT
How cool! The detail is amazing! 10/10!!
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In this is love: not that we loved God, but that He loved us and sent His Son to be the atoning sacrifice for our sins. 1 John 4:10
05/02/06 4:47 PM GMT
Another superb image Michael! Between the color and fine focus this is another 10 for you! Job very, very well done!
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God is Love
05/02/06 6:22 PM GMT
Ahhh, something different...Super clarity and love the background blurred colors. That is quite an eye he has! Nice detail of this guy. Fabulous frame - love that pink you used. Thanks for another peek at 'mother nature'...
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05/02/06 11:17 PM GMT
Absolutely stunning capture. The detail is just amazing. Wonderful job!!
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05/03/06 5:01 AM GMT
Great closeup of the dragonfly. I wonder what they weigh? Great detail and clarity.
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Since we cant change reality. Let us change our eyes in which we percieve reality. Nikos Kazantzakis.
05/03/06 10:07 AM GMT
And again....that soft muted background is gorgeous....and to be able to capture such a grand shot of this little critter, I think you must have a magical connection with all the critters you take photos of Michael..they all seem to just pose for you!..this is gorgeous..Verena
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To love what you do and feel that it matters--how could anything be more fun?!
05/04/06 5:11 AM GMT
This looks good very well done and keep up the good work
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Keep your eyes open there will always be a challenge to tackle
05/06/06 9:05 PM GMT
What a details and colors, makes a feast for the eyes!
Well done!
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If you can't find the words, you may as well shoot it...
05/07/06 2:19 PM GMT
I've found that if you move slow these little guys will do some posing and even let you move them around on your finger. This is a very nice capture. Very good composition.
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View the world with your mind's eye. Mr. Russ
05/10/06 12:59 AM GMT
Crikey thereís some serious colour in this one. Itís an all round excellent feast for the eyes. By the way Iíve had these little guys perch on my lens twice lately but I had trouble getting them in focus :-)
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There are three colours, Ten digits and seven notes, its what we do with them thatís important. Ruth Ross
05/10/06 5:43 PM GMT
This is pretty spectacular. Incredible colors and pin sharp focus.
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05/12/06 12:53 AM GMT
Beautiful bokah, bub
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05/12/06 10:49 PM GMT
That background makes this fine and sharp photo all that much more appealing.Terrific!.
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06/27/06 1:06 AM GMT
Perfect! I love this, thanks for sharing. :)
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09/08/06 7:28 PM GMT
Amazing close-up. Thanks for sharing ! :)
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02/11/08 1:35 AM GMT
Nice capture. The colors are quite warming.
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Going to Austria this coming summer

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