Taken last year in my summer garden, long way from that point so far this spring :-))

Canon Powershot A80
Shutter speed 1/501 sec.
Lens aperture F/3.2
Focal length 8mm
Exposure time 1/500 sec


flowers, dragonfly, echinacea, bugs, diamongwillowdesigns, vickie emms

Self taught photographer enjoying retirement in travel and meeting fellow members of Redbubble.

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  • Shell59
    Shell59over 5 years ago

    Wow!!! What a terrific and detailed shot of this guy!!

  • thank you for that wonderful comment Shell

    – Vickie Emms

  • Larry Trupp
    Larry Truppover 5 years ago

    Impeccable detailed colors Vickie…inst fav for me…Thanks

  • thank you Larry and for the fav too – much appreciated

    – Vickie Emms

  • lorilee
    lorileeover 5 years ago

    A beautiful capture!!!!!! Love those lacey wings!!!!

  • thank you very much Lori

    – Vickie Emms

  • Valerie Anne Kelly
    Valerie Anne K...over 5 years ago

    Marvelous macro shot sweetheART lovel ;} happy hippy hugglez

  • thanks so much Val, hugs

    – Vickie Emms

  • BigD
    BigDover 5 years ago

    Excellent macro, Vickie

  • thanks so much BigD, I might have some big guns, but my little Canon A80 is my fav for macros

    – Vickie Emms

  • Valerie Anne Kelly
    Valerie Anne K...over 5 years ago

    Oops typo ..lovely ..of course ;}xo

  • mindym306
    mindym306over 5 years ago

    Wow!!! Great capture!!!!

  • thanks very much Mindy!

    – Vickie Emms

  • Vanessa Barklay
    Vanessa Barklayover 5 years ago

    Spectacular shot Vickie! Just brilliant, impressive flower and dragonfly!

  • thanks very much Vanessa, I really appreciate your comments,,,

    – Vickie Emms

  • Stan Wojtaszek
    Stan Wojtaszekover 5 years ago

    Good shot, Vickie !!!
    I don’t think I’ve seen one in those colours.

  • thanks Stan, we get this color and others all summer,,,,,,glad you like him

    – Vickie Emms

  • Leslie van de Ligt
    Leslie van de ...over 5 years ago

    This is a fabulous capture Sis. The colors are vivid and the hues striking. An instant fav for me. Wouldn’t it be nice if we caught up to this weather now? Huggs Leslie

  • Hi sis, nice to see you. Thanks for your visit as always, and yes it would be nice, but its not that nice here yet,,,,,,,,maybe next week :-))

    – Vickie Emms

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