Four-spotted chaser

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Heather Mellon

Excellent detail on this gorgeous dragonfly, Yves. Your focus was spot on and he stands out beautifully here against the contrasting tones and textures of the sky and branch. So well done!

Yves Langlois

Thank you Heather.

Debra Plett

Another terrific shot Yves. Very nice lacy detail in the dragon fly wings. I like the angle you captured the dragonfly at. The wings stands out nicely against the soft blue sky.

Yves Langlois

Thanks Debra. Like I said, for a few minutes I had lot of choices and did many shots. That one being my prefered for the reasons you tel.

Jane LeBlanc

Nice focus on the dragonfly, with blurred background. Nice light, too.

Yves Langlois

Thank you Jane (sory for anwering that late. someting when wrong somewhere)

Walking my regular trail in the marsh I came to a spot where they were tens flying all around me. They are so many at this time of the season because many of them will give their life to raise the new generation of birds. So is life on the planet (except for us)
Taken By
Yves Langlois
Taken On
May 28, 2024
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  • Focal: 800
  • Lens Model: FE 100-400mm F4.5-5.6 GM OSS + 2X Teleconverter
  • Shutter speed: 0.00125 sec
  • Aperture: f/ 11

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