Ever see a Dragon Lady!

© Jerome Rubin

Ever see a Dragon Lady!

Uploaded: August 06, 2005 09:59:20


Dragon Fly taken head on with a Pentax 1stD & Tokina AT-X Pro Lens 2.6 to 2.8 28 - 70 MM. Location Snug Harbor Statin Island 12 PM.


Dana Whitford August 06, 2005

Great Capture. I also tried getting some dragon fly macros at Snug Harbor but I didn't even come close. This is beautiful. #290008

Fax Sinclair level-deluxe August 06, 2005

This is a crazy-good image Jerome!
What is up with the two white spots? Looks like someone glued those little doll eyes up there! #1685167

Mary Clarke August 06, 2005

Wonderful Macro Jerome. #1685451

Bill Houghton August 06, 2005

This is beautiful Jerome. You did such a great job capturing it.

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Brinn MacDougall August 06, 2005

Wonderful capture..it's nice to see it in a different pov..well done, Jerome! #1685624

Lori Carlson August 06, 2005

This detail is super! Great shot & perspective!!! :0) #1685675

Karen Bacon August 06, 2005

Wow!What a fantastic shot! #1685782

Piotr M. Organa August 06, 2005

Amazing photo, Jerome! Beautiful...

Rachel Scott-Renouf August 07, 2005

brilliant photo Jerome! #1686600

Jerome Rubin August 07, 2005

Thanks for the kind comments.
I am not sure what the white spots are. Maybe reflection from the sun. I did not add them to the picture. #1687489

August 07, 2005

Great image... I love dragon flies. I just got a tattoo of one on my foot =) #1687632

Roger D. Meador August 07, 2005

A super fine image. #1687843

Lani T. Broadbent level-classic August 08, 2005

Fantastic Macro Capture! Great Detail! #1690179

Terry L. Ellis level-classic August 09, 2005

Excitingly awesome, Jerome! #1697911

Susan Patton September 24, 2005

What an amazing shot. Congratulations on your well deserved finalist. #1877197

Lori Carlson September 24, 2005

Congrats Jerome! :0) #1877353

Linda D. Lester level-classic September 24, 2005

This is the most awesome dragonfly I have ever seen.!
Awesome shot! Congratulations and good luck in the next round #1878583

Fax Sinclair level-deluxe September 25, 2005

Aloha Jerome, Congratulations! We both got finalits with weird bugs.
(I knew you hadn't added the "eyes.") #1881947

Serena Pierce level-classic September 25, 2005

Great macro Jerome, Congrats!! #1883902

Lorri Shane September 25, 2005

THis is an awesome image, Jerome! I just love MACRO work! You've allowed us to see what we normally do not. Great job! Congrats on FINALIST! #1884101

Melissa L. Zavadil September 26, 2005

CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR SECOND PLACE WIN!!! WTG!! What a neat shot of this dragon!! #1889004

Kerby Pfrangle September 26, 2005

Jerome congratulations on your second place win. Job well done. Kerby #1889017

Janine Russell level-deluxe September 26, 2005

Jerome, congratulations on your second place win. Wonderful detail on this macro. #1889269

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic September 27, 2005

Congratulations on your second place winner Jerome. #1890289

Lorri Shane September 27, 2005

Just Awesome!, Jerome. Congrats on winning! #1891127

James Reininger September 27, 2005

Second place??? You were robbed! This is a awsome shot. Well done. #1892706

Jim Kinnunen level-classic October 01, 2005

Congratulations on this fine image, Jerome!!! #1906582

Morgan Kallin October 21, 2005

I was reading camera reviews on the Pentax *isD and wanted to see what kind of pictures have been taken with it. Boy am I glad I did, or I would not have seen this picture. Absolutly amazing detail and clarity! Incredible shot Jerome!! And congratulations on your second place win! #1979409

Piotr M. Organa October 21, 2005

Congrats! Good luck! #1979535

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