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Sunday, August 29, 2010

Macro Monday: The Green Dragonfly

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40 comments:

judi said...

He is so handsome!!

or

She is so beautiful!

they sure have tiny little feet!

Quilly said...

This is spectacular! I am so jealous that I am green, too!

George said...

This is a magnificent macro. You've captured the dragonfly perfectly.

Thom said...

I've never seen a green dragon fly. Just awesome. :)

This Is My Blog - fishing guy said...

Carletta: Very cool capture, I've never see a green one.
BTW: I have been a little busy lately and was on vacation. CC and TF had to suffer. I'm well so no concern.

Perry said...

Nicely done! I know how camera shy these guys can be!!

SquirrelQueen said...

Awesome macro of the dragonfly Carletta. I have never seen a green one before, I too am green with envy.

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Poetic Shutterbug said...

What a beautiful color and he blends in with the leaves. Fantastic macro capture.

Tammie Lee said...

absolutely gorgeous, I love all the shades of green~

margie said...

love the shade of green as well.

Christina said...

A beautiful dragonfly! Great macro composition!

armyfamilyok said...

What an absolutely beautiful dragonfly!! I've never seen one like that....the color is fantastic.

I have a dragonfly on my MM too!!

Gine said...

Beautiful in the green !

Regina said...

Pretty amazing Carletta.

Happy new week.

justinegordon said...

such beautiful shades of green

Neal said...

Very nice Carletta. I love the way you have all the background out of focus. That makes you focus on the dragonfly.

HOOTIN' ANNI said...

pretty, pretty!!
I love its color...around here our dragonflies are all a very drab brown.

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lisaschaos said...

Made even more beautiful resting on the green. :)

Tricia said...

I hope everyone clicks on this photo & takes a good look at it! Very very nice detail! Grrreat shot

DoanLegacy said...

Wow..so beautiful and elegant looking green dragonfly!

Jay said...

That looks like a pretty perfect picture of a dragonfly to me! They never stay still long enough for me to take a good picture, so you have my admiration! Well done!

JunieRose2005 said...

Carletta,

This is one of your best! LOL-but you get better all the time!!

This is beautiful!

I've seen some green Dragonflies around here but never got a shot that good!

Just Bits and Pieces said...

What an amazing capture!!! I love the detail on his(her?) back & legs....

Jientje said...

Ooooooh WOW!!!! Stunning, I absolutely LOVE this one!

tammymcchesney said...

Love all of the green tones...this all goes together very nicely!

michael said...

That is a wonderful study in green.

kaye said...

ahhh, perfect :D

ladyfi said...

Superb! Just lovely.

Pietro said...

Carletta, this is a fabulous macro! I really enjoy it!

JM said...

Beautiful patterns. The wings look so fragile. Great macro!

Rose said...

Oh, Carletta, you got a good one here!

Adrienne in Ohio said...

Carletta, this is a gorgeous photograph! Field guide worthy, even. I should know--I've been poring over dragonfly field guides this summer!

Their eyes are so amazing.

Cher said...

oh my! what an excellent dragonfly macro!!!
thanks for visiting! i'll remember to add you in my blog list coz i couldn't find the follow button...

Janice Thomson said...

Such sharp detail. Exquisite macro Carletta.

Autumn Belle said...

A great shot of this beautiful dragonfly.

Ashley Sisk said...

Wow - what an incredible capture. Thanks for stopping by and commenting on my blog today.

Manz said...

I marvel at macro shots - they allow us to take in so much of the details we overlook day to day.

Wonderful photo.

Slugyard said...

Great shot and detail of the eyes.

tammymcchesney said...

Love all of the different shades of green in this...so easy on the eyes...and what great clarity in that dragon fly! Beautiful work!

Gypsy Lala said...

Cool! I never seen green dragonfly before.

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