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Sep 12, 2013 16:02 |  #1

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It flew off before I could get a side shot with a nice background...

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Sep 12, 2013 16:33 |  #2

I would think this is the best angle and lovely background blur. Presume it's a Flame Skimmer?


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Sep 12, 2013 16:45 as a reply to  @ racketman's post |  #3

Wow what amazing colors!


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Sep 12, 2013 23:32 |  #4

racketman wrote in post #16291726 (external link)
I would think this is the best angle and lovely background blur. Presume it's a Flame Skimmer?

Insecto wrote in post #16291752 (external link)
Wow what amazing colors!


thank you both very much.

@racketman... I don't know... haven't looked it up :)

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Sep 13, 2013 00:28 |  #5

Lovely captures- beautiful dragon
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Sep 13, 2013 06:07 |  #6

great looking dragon.


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Sep 13, 2013 08:06 |  #7

both pleasing compositions, nice light, detail, soft background.

congrants!


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Sep 13, 2013 09:18 |  #8

Wonderful shots, superb specimen.


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Sep 13, 2013 11:29 |  #9

WOOW BRAVOOOOOOOO:)




  
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Sep 13, 2013 11:32 |  #10

lovely dragon! nicely captured


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Sep 13, 2013 16:07 |  #11

Everything is perfect in the photos. Great job.


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Sep 13, 2013 17:01 |  #12

Agree with Toby in that it looks like a Flame Skimmer (Libellula saturata). Your lucky to have such a beautiful specimen down your neck of the woods. The detail and above all colour is breathtaking!


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Sep 13, 2013 19:29 |  #13

Great dragon shot, Hatch!


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Sep 16, 2013 01:07 |  #14

LordV wrote in post #16292720 (external link)
Lovely captures- beautiful dragon
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mandokid1 wrote in post #16293012 (external link)
great looking dragon.

Warl0rd wrote in post #16293170 (external link)
both pleasing compositions, nice light, detail, soft background.

congrants!

Lester Wareham wrote in post #16293335 (external link)
Wonderful shots, superb specimen.

Vaske_Obsidian wrote in post #16293612 (external link)
WOOW BRAVOOOOOOOO:)

alquimista wrote in post #16293630 (external link)
lovely dragon! nicely captured

cappo wrote in post #16294340 (external link)
Everything is perfect in the photos. Great job.

Poyatos wrote in post #16294436 (external link)
Agree with Toby in that it looks like a Flame Skimmer (Libellula saturata). Your lucky to have such a beautiful specimen down your neck of the woods. The detail and above all colour is breathtaking!

Ishrani wrote in post #16294711 (external link)
Great dragon shot, Hatch!


Sorry for taking so long to say thank you. I was having fun in Las Vegas. :)

Thanks for the comments all. I appreciate them all.
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Sep 16, 2013 13:14 |  #15

Wonderful captures Hatch.

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