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Calopteryx splendens (M)

Posted by
Johan Dierckx (Wijnegem, Belgium) on 28 October 2014 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Calopteryx splendens (Male)

NL: Weidebeekjuffer
EN: Banded Demoiselle
DE: Gebänderte Prachtlibelle
FR: Caloptéryx éclatant, Caloptéryx splendide

Image: Schilde (BE) - 06/06/2014

Canon EOS 7D 1/250 second F/5.6 ISO 200 150 mm

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Akbar&Armaghan from Gorgan, Iran


28 Oct 2014 5:17am

Aigleloup from Rebecq, Belgium

Encore une de tes splendides réalisations

28 Oct 2014 8:37am

Moridi from Tehran, Iran

Beautiful shot. Superb.

28 Oct 2014 11:31am

Shaahin Bahremand from Tehran, Iran

wow ! incredible details

28 Oct 2014 2:05pm

Tataze from Bourgogne, France


28 Oct 2014 6:37pm

Josep from Barcelona, Spain

Wonderful macro with perfect, excellent, POV !!! Lovely colors and sharp details.

28 Oct 2014 7:19pm

LauraS from Chico, United States

Oh, so pretty is he.

28 Oct 2014 9:08pm

beach from Oshawa, Ontario, Canada

Reminds me a bit of some of the old b/w Cleopatra pictures, the ones in which her hair sweeps up and back.

28 Oct 2014 10:14pm

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

Beautiful insect, well shot.

29 Oct 2014 1:07am

L'Angevine from Angers, France


29 Oct 2014 9:10am

Canon EOS 7D
1/250 second
ISO 200
150 mm