Female Damselfly

© Bill Whala

Female Damselfly

Uploaded: August 11, 2014 | Entered: August 11, 2014 07:48:25


420mm, 25mm extension tube, 1/250, f11, ISO 400

Comments and critiques are always welcome and appreciated.

Thanks for looking!!


Carol Flisak level-addict August 11, 2014

Beautiful macro image, Bill... wonderful details, DOF and colors... especially the iridescence on the wings! #1582464

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-classic August 11, 2014

Beautiful details and colors Bill!,
Amalia #11105826

Monnie Ryan August 11, 2014

Outstanding! #11105840

Douglas Pignet August 11, 2014

very kewl capture with wonderful colors and comp...well done #11105854

JO ANN CLEVELAND August 11, 2014

Super macro Bill, love it!

jo ann c. #11105863

John Connolly August 11, 2014

A brilliant close up Bill! Fantastic color and detail! #11105974

Leslie McLain level-classic August 11, 2014

Fantastic capture, Bill. #11106044

Debbie Bray August 11, 2014

Wonderful light and fabulous details in your macro shot, Bil!! #11106062

David Phalen August 11, 2014

Fantastic colors and details!! #11106092

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic August 12, 2014

They're so fast and difficult to focus on in my experience. You did a fantastic job capturing this beauty, Bill. #11106162

Colette M. Metcalf August 12, 2014

Wow! Outstanding details and capture, Bill!!! #11106202

Nancy L. Green level-classic August 12, 2014

OUTSTANDING macro image Bill, WTG!! <>< #11106458

Anita Hogue August 12, 2014 1

OMG, the details are awesome! Sure wished I could find one of the guys on a beautiful flower like you found! A favorite for sure! #11106739

Marijana Fajgl August 13, 2014

Outstanding details, colours , composition and background! Love it, Bill! #11107276

Mary K. Robison August 17, 2014

She's so beautiful, Bill...Excellent profile capture.
Do you happen to know if there is an obvious physical difference between the male and female of these friendly-looking insects? #11109956

Bill Whala August 17, 2014

Mary, The only obvious difference I can see is their color. The males of this particular species are a vivid shade of blue. The males also have a "grasper" on the end of their tails to grasp the female while mating. Thank you for your kind comment. #11110029

Kim Strausbaugh August 24, 2014

Stunning!!!! #11114841

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