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I was thrilled to bits to see a dragonfly in my garden for the very first time,Melbourne.It was very hot today 40C and the dragonfly was just so exhausted and didn’t fly away.Best viewed larger.

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Challenge Winners Vault 24th April 2011
The World as we See it or Missed it 22.9.2011

Challenge winner in This & That group 14th March 2011
This & That

Challenge winner in Amazing Wildlife,alphabet soup challenge 24th April 2011

Top Ten in Dragons & Damsels flies Quality Art & Photography Challenge 2011 1st April 2011
Quality Art & Photography

Top Ten win in The Wonder of Wings Challenge 25th April 2011
The Wonders of Wings

Nikon D7000
Tamron macro lens 90mm
auto setting

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  • swaby
    swabyabout 4 years ago

    An excellent shot for sure! Great detail and an instant fave!

  • Thanks for dropping by and your encouraging comments .Glad that you like it and thanks for the fave.

    – patcheah

  • EdsMum
    EdsMumabout 4 years ago

    Congratulations on lovely feature, 2/02/2011…Shirley

  • Thank you Shirley so much for this feature,greatly appreciated. I took more than 20images and only a few were clear but it was all worth it.

    – patcheah

  • EdsMum
    EdsMumabout 4 years ago

    You are welcome and it is a fantastic shot. Shirley

  • Thanks Shirley!

    – patcheah

  • Ray Clarke
    Ray Clarkeabout 4 years ago

  • Thank you Ray.

    – patcheah

  • sarnia2
    sarnia2about 4 years ago

  • Thank you Sarnia.

    – patcheah

  • Brian Pelkey
    Brian Pelkeyabout 4 years ago

    Beautiful shot!

  • Thanks Brian for viewing my work and greatly appreciate your encouraging comment. I have been so frustrated since I acquired this macro lens.The lens seem to have a mind of its own and I cannot control it :)

    – patcheah

  • Edge-of-dreams
    Edge-of-dreamsabout 4 years ago

    Awesome capture, well done!

  • Thanks for dropping by and your compliment,appreciate your support.

    – patcheah

  • KiriLees
    KiriLeesabout 4 years ago

    Great capture!


  • Thanks for your nice comment.

    – patcheah

  • Michelle Munday
    Michelle Mundayalmost 4 years ago

    WOW this is an AMAZING shot :)

  • Thanks for your nice comment,greatly appreciated.

    – patcheah

  • EdsMum
    EdsMumalmost 4 years ago

    Congratulations on Winning challenge. 14/03/2011….Shirley

  • Thanks so much ,Shirley for the challenge win. Thanks to all who voted and supported this,greatly appreciated :)

    – patcheah

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