The Blue Dasher

© Ken Slade

The Blue Dasher

Julie Bales 10/27/2006 8:20:27 PM

love ,it, he looks as though he has false eyelashes on. :) Great catch.
You're right, our photos almost match. #547223

Janine Russell 10/27/2006 8:46:30 PM

Ken, excellent colors, detail, lighting and textures. #3512030

Hayden Cannon 10/28/2006 2:42:02 AM

awsome capture Ken the colors, lighting and setails are amazing great shot! #3512747

Ken Slade 10/28/2006 2:01:37 PM

Thanks Julie, Janine, and Hayden. #3514987

Deborah C. Lewinson 11/23/2006 5:43:14 PM

Stunning capture, Ken, congratulations on your finalist!
-Debby #3621748

Colette M. Metcalf 11/24/2006 4:09:20 AM

Congratulations, Ken!! #3624110

Kathy Shogren 11/24/2006 8:33:37 AM

Wonderful macro capture. Congrats on finalist Ken. #3625164

Ken Slade 11/24/2006 8:55:39 AM

Thanks Debby, Colette and Kathy. This is my first finalist, so I am excited. #3625233

Janine Russell 11/24/2006 10:24:05 AM

Ken, congratulations on your finalist. #3625756

Susan Jane Allen 11/26/2006 2:08:01 AM

Wow, magnificent! What lens did you use? #3631920

Ken Slade 11/26/2006 7:27:36 AM

Thank you Janine and Susan.

Susan, I was using the kit lens that came with my Canon Rebel (Canon EFS 18-55mm). I took that photo 5 days after I bought the camera. #3632984

Lynton Bolton 12/20/2006 7:46:33 AM

Cracking shot, dragonflies are difficult to shoot. Good Luck. #3721320

Vickie Tafoya 5/4/2008 7:20:08 PM

This is great... Love the detail WOW #5884098

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Aperture = f5.6
Shutter = 1/400s
Focal Length = 55mm
I photographed this Blue Dasher Dragonfly on 8/12/06 at the Botanical Garden in Grapevine, TX (11:46 a.m.)
Adjusted sharpness/contrast and ran noise reduction.

Uploaded on 10/27/2006 7:28:34 PM Photo Contest Finalist

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