Purfylle: My Sunday Shot 16

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Sunday, 1 March 2015

My Sunday Shot 16


ISO 100 | f 5.6 | 1/400
lens 50-250mm | focal length 250mm

ISO 125 | f 5.6 | 1/320
lens 50-250mm | focal length 240mm

40 comments:

  1. Amazing photos, particularly the first one where it looks like the 2 dragonflies are one.

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    1. I'd never seen mating dragonfly's before - it's quite incredible

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  2. Wow, brilliant photos. Lovely colours too.

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  3. Wonderful, takes me back to my childhood with my father #MySundayphoto

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    1. You must have had some lovely nature spots near you as a child

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  4. The detail in these is incredible

    Thank you for linking up

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  5. Wow! just wow, did you have to set up with a tripod and just wait?

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    1. We were out for a walk and I had to follow the dragonfly's around as they flew off every time we stood on a twig

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  6. Oh wow cool!! You took these pictures? That's just so cool! Talk about being there at the right moment. Was it difficult to catch them not moving?
    Julie | http://www.xfallenmoon.com

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    1. I was definitely a challenge! They kept flying away a few feet every time we got too close.

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  7. Wow, great photo. Did you use your zoom? Its stunning.

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    1. Yes, I had to zoom in a lot and then crop the image too.

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  8. Oh wow! Those are amazing photos! Definitely right place, right time.

    Thank you for joining us for Photo Friday!

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    1. Right place, right time and no dogs! A very rare combination.

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  9. This is totally amazing photography. Thank you so much for sharing this wonderfully beautiful part of nature with us.

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  10. Oooh - sex on #MySundayPhoto LOL. Great shot :)

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    1. This is hands down my favourite comment :D

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  11. Wow! This is an amazing capture. #mysundayphoto

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  12. Wow, completely great close up! :)

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    1. I'm still hoping for the perfect dragonfly shot one day.

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  13. Dragonflies are so difficult to capture sometimes, but you did a nice job of it!
    Found you on Pierced Wonderings. :)

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    1. They don't like to keep still to have their photo taken that's for sure.

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    1. I'm not expert on the mating habits of the dragonfly but I think that's what they are doing. They can fly at the same time - bizzare.

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  15. Oh wow - that's amazing! Thanks for sharing this at http://image-in-ing.blogspot.com/2015/03/its-official-im-sick-of-winter.html

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    1. It was pretty amazing to see in real life too.

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  16. WOW! What an incredible moment captured!

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    1. I'm so glad I had the camera on me!

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  17. oh wow great stuff. i love these shots. lovely dragonflies!

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