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One from this morning

Discussion in 'Appraisal Gallery' started by MickLL, Aug 12, 2012.

  1. MickLL

    MickLL In the Stop Bath

    I haven't posted in a long time. Nothing world shattering about this but just to show you that I'm still 'at it'.

    It's a White Legged Damsel for anyone interested.

    MickLL

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  2. BikerMike

    BikerMike Well-Known Member

    Well, you say nothing world shattering, but it is an absolutely stunning shot. No need for me to wax lyrical about the composition, focus, sharpness or colouring - you obviously know all that, and more, and are able to reproduce it again and again.

    This is "just" another example of your skills, your patience and perseverance - and a real pleasure to see :)

    Regards, Mike
     
  3. caledonia84

    caledonia84 Well-Known Member

    great, those water droplets are the icing on the........ damselfly :p
     
  4. Mort11

    Mort11 Well-Known Member

    That's an absolutely fantastic shot :)
     
  5. J H Foto

    J H Foto Well-Known Member

    Great shot...............
     
  6. MickLL

    MickLL In the Stop Bath

    Thanks for the nice remarks.

    What I meant by not 'world shattering' was that it's a pretty bog standard shot of a damsel that's just sitting there waiting to dry. I usually try for something with a bit more Natural History interest but couldn't find anything this morning.

    Thanks again.

    MickLL
     
  7. nimbus

    nimbus Well-Known Member

    As always a quality insect shot.
     
  8. Rasha

    Rasha Well-Known Member

    Love the color and the drops...
     
  9. Dougall

    Dougall Well-Known Member

    Nothing showing on my monitor just a grey box.
     
  10. MickLL

    MickLL In the Stop Bath

    But a technically perfect grey box. ;);)

    Seriously though - it's OK at my end.

    MickLL
     
  11. lfc1892

    lfc1892 Well-Known Member

    Nice shot, mick. Love the dew drops.
     
  12. RovingMike

    RovingMike Crucifixion's a doddle...

    Looks like the polished aluminium legged variety to me. Nice.
     
  13. dachs

    dachs Well-Known Member

    if that is your 'ho-hum routine' then I would be amazed at what you consider out of ordinary.
    A very true nature shot and - in passing - superb composition, not too tight a crop, just right;

    mind what do I know?
     
  14. Pearljam

    Pearljam Well-Known Member

    Superb, I would be very pleased to have taken this shot, very nice.
     
  15. MickLL

    MickLL In the Stop Bath

    I hope that I didn't give the impression of complacency or arrogance. It certainly wasn't meant that way.

    I'm usually looking for more 'action' especially unusual action like this.

    MickLL
     
  16. dachs

    dachs Well-Known Member

    anyone who snapped that one has no arrogance - you brought pleasure where there was little (train fares UK) and you exhibited art where we loved it; no worries mate
     
  17. P_Stoddart

    P_Stoddart Well-Known Member

    WHS :cool:
     
  18. Dougall

    Dougall Well-Known Member

    Now I see the full photo.
    Very nice.
     
  19. Badgerman

    Badgerman Well-Known Member

    Great Work.
     
  20. nailbrush

    nailbrush Well-Known Member

    Lovely.
     

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