cleared for takeoff by Manon Boily

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dragonsfly, insects

I’m from Saint-Hubert, Quebec province, Canada.
I work in aerospace as an assistant lead hand specially in wood finishing for private business jets.
I’m a single mother with many passions like traveling, stormchasing, bodybuilding, roller blades, bicycles, motorcycles and astronomy. in fact, everything that makes me feel alive and free! I can’t stand shopping, alcohol and political stuff! lol
I’m vegetarian, spiritual and I like to live my life with intensity and passion!

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  • canonman99
    canonman99over 1 year ago

    cleared for takeoff……

  • thanks for the title Dennis and fav ;)

    – Manon Boily

  • Donna Keevers Driver
    Donna Keevers ...over 1 year ago

    What a great shot. And title!

  • thank you so much Donna. it was cool with the little branch in front of the dragonfly

    – Manon Boily

  • seeya
    seeyaover 1 year ago

    I love the minimalistic image, Manon! Lovely capture:) Sandy

  • thank you very much seeya. the background is good for this picture ;)

    – Manon Boily

  • Valerie Anne Kelly
    Valerie Anne K...over 1 year ago

  • thank you very much Val ;)

    – Manon Boily

  • Colin Metcalf
    Colin Metcalfover 1 year ago

    Stunning work, beautiful bokeh.

  • thank you Colin. it was a cool shot with the branch on the left side ;)

    – Manon Boily

  • RickDavis
    RickDavisover 1 year ago

    This great photo is a perfect example on how a certain background can make a difference. Notice how well the dragonfly and the limb its setting on blends with the background.


  • you have good eye Rick. background is so important. you are right. thank you so much ;)

    – Manon Boily

  • mrcoradour
    mrcoradourover 1 year ago

    What a terrific capture, love the blurred background, terrific shot

  • you are so nice! yes, the background was cool with light and dark spots. it was a tree behind ;)

    – Manon Boily

    JUSTARTover 1 year ago

    beautiful work

  • thank you so much

    – Manon Boily

  • Thomas Eggert
    Thomas Eggertover 1 year ago

    LOVE THIS !!!!

  • thank you Thomas ;)

    – Manon Boily

  • Albert
    Albertover 1 year ago

    Beautiful capture

  • thanks Albert. I am happy that you like my dragonfly ;)

    – Manon Boily

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