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Hawker dragonfly part 2

 
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Jul 31, 2008 02:45 |  #1

Some closeups of the same hawker dragonfly taken with an MPE-65.

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Jul 31, 2008 05:03 |  #2

Damn thats close,great sets.:)


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Jul 31, 2008 06:02 |  #3
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Holy crap Batman! Nice!

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Jul 31, 2008 07:36 |  #4

I think I smell his buggy breath! Damn.


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Jul 31, 2008 07:40 |  #5

Wow


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Jul 31, 2008 08:16 |  #6

great set of mug shots. i love um. this one looks like it has people lips . . .lol


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Jul 31, 2008 08:18 as a reply to  @ johnkermit1's post |  #7

Wow..awesome....could even see the "scratches" on its left eye :)


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Jul 31, 2008 09:03 |  #8

Superb!

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Jul 31, 2008 09:14 |  #9

Holy crap. Damn. *thumbs up*


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Jul 31, 2008 14:16 |  #10

Always wonder how you manage to get *that* close to bugs... Hats off to you!


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Jul 31, 2008 17:57 |  #11

These are fabulous!


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Jul 31, 2008 23:42 |  #12

Great series, Brian. Gotta say I like the last one the best.


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Aug 01, 2008 01:30 |  #13

Thanks for looking and commenting everybody :) - much appreciated.

Raman- always a case of moving in slowly and watching how the bug reacts.
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