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May 30, 2012, 2:43:44 PM
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High Speed Hawker by thrumyeye High Speed Hawker by thrumyeye
Green-Eyed Hawker (Aeshna isoceles) in flight.
Boy, are they fast!
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:iconaudre:
audre Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2014  Hobbyist Artist
brilliant capture and yes these little guys are fast. well done!
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:iconcailingore:
CailinGore Featured By Owner Apr 27, 2013  Student Photographer
That's stunning! I also would love to one day take beautiful shots like you :worship:
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:iconbabblerab:
Babblerab Featured By Owner Sep 25, 2012
I aspire to one day have a photo of a dragonfly in flight, inspired by this photo. Great job!
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:iconrobertmh:
robertmh Featured By Owner Sep 9, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Your work is Awesome! Had to fave it! :)
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:icondarkonath:
Darkonath Featured By Owner Jul 28, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Beautiful. I was looking at it and it looks like it could be a pen. Or a pen could be made just like it.
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:iconsaunis06:
Saunis06 Featured By Owner Jul 15, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Wow this is amazing picture!! :o
And when I looked what kind of set you had taken this, I'm even more amazed!

(I never got clear picture of flying dragonfly)
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:iconxfluegge:
Xfluegge Featured By Owner Jun 26, 2012  Student Photographer
Brilliant :)
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:iconjamie-macarthur:
Jamie-MacArthur Featured By Owner Jun 26, 2012
cool shot !
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:iconnevasirenda:
NevaSirenda Featured By Owner Jun 24, 2012  Professional Artisan Crafter
I love that he looks like he's wearing a crash helmet! Amazing photo; that is a seriously high-speed camera to capture that kind of speed on film!
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sleepyhead12567 Featured By Owner Jun 15, 2012
Amazing capture!
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:iconmrman55:
mrman55 Featured By Owner Jun 10, 2012  Professional Interface Designer
His eyes look like a flight helmet.
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:icondarksoul4life:
darkSoul4Life Featured By Owner Jun 5, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Wow that's a perfect shot :jawdrop:. How have you done it? I even have problems with getting them sharp when they're on leaves or something other.
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:iconvesperana:
Vesperana Featured By Owner Jun 4, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Congratulations for that shot!!!
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:iconbluesgrass:
bluesgrass Featured By Owner Jun 3, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Amazing photo!!
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:iconjurgendewitte:
JurgendeWitte Featured By Owner Jun 3, 2012  Professional Photographer
Prachtig Roeselien! Deze zijn zeer lastig om in vlucht te fotograferen, en dit beeld is een prachtig voorbeeld van hoe het moet! Prachtige glazenmaker ook vind ik!
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:iconthrumyeye:
thrumyeye Featured By Owner Jun 4, 2012
Dank je!
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:iconscribalwriter:
ScribalWriter Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2012   Traditional Artist
Gorgeous shot! Quite incredible. :clap:
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:iconadanprincep:
AdanPrincep Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2012
Oh Lucky You !!!
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:iconfreyaphotos:
FreyaPhotos Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2012  Student Photographer
Excellent!
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:iconscaryllamastare:
scaryllamastare Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2012
WOAH! haha this is soooo cool! I love it! :D
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:iconfroztlegend:
froztlegend Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
whoaaa
shutter speed, how much? wowowo
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:iconart-elation:
Art-Elation Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2012
So awesome that your were able to catch this creature in flight!! Amazing, astonishing, wow!!!
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:iconfluessiges-feuer:
Fluessiges-Feuer Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer

How?!
That is an incredible shot!
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:iconpyrophobic:
Pyrophobic Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Incredible shot!
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:iconzeacorzeppelin:
ZeacorZeppelin Featured By Owner Jun 1, 2012  Student General Artist
wow!
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:iconblightowl:
BlightOwl Featured By Owner Jun 1, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
My golly how did you get that shot. I'm guessing your memory card took a bit of a beating?
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:icondragonfly-lt:
Dragonfly-LT Featured By Owner Jun 1, 2012
Awesome!
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:iconmrmd53:
mrmd53 Featured By Owner Jun 1, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Unbelievable Shot!!:clap:
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:iconclerdy:
Clerdy Featured By Owner Jun 1, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Amazing Shot!x
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:iconemlis:
Emlis Featured By Owner Jun 1, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
How on earth did you manage to catch one on photo? They are very fast indeed!
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:iconjanefox:
JaneFox Featured By Owner Jun 1, 2012
That must have taken some luck, time, effort and skill to take this shot. VERY well done :D
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:iconmiharuruu:
Miharuruu Featured By Owner May 31, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Yanma <3
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:iconsqualljade:
squalljade Featured By Owner May 31, 2012
Holy crap! I've tried for ages to get shots like these! Very nice
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:iconstyxthedrummer:
styxthedrummer Featured By Owner May 31, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
wow good job on an impossible shot!
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:iconclick76:
click76 Featured By Owner May 31, 2012
That is an amazing shot. Fantastic job!!
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:iconeggnog7:
Eggnog7 Featured By Owner May 31, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Wow, this is a hell of a shot.
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:iconfaeriecrone:
faeriecrone Featured By Owner May 31, 2012
dragonflies avoid me :(
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:iconelchanan:
Elchanan Featured By Owner May 31, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Beautiful work!:hug:
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:iconlittlems-strange:
LittleMs-Strange Featured By Owner May 31, 2012  Professional General Artist
WOW! amazing shot :jawdrop:
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:iconcrayolajustgotbetter:
Crayolajustgotbetter Featured By Owner May 31, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Its beautiful!! This is probably one of the best insect pictures i've seen
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:iconbeckipharm:
beckipharm Featured By Owner May 31, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
WOW what an amazing macro shot!
I adore dragonflies and that they live for one day...what a day that must be.
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:iconasteronix:
asteronix Featured By Owner May 31, 2012
Wow! Incredible picture!
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:iconyellowsmoke321:
yellowsmoke321 Featured By Owner May 31, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
great capture !
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HelgjeD Featured By Owner May 31, 2012
Awesome picture. I wonder how you manage to make this picture. They're fast indeed. It's like he's wearing a pilot helmet :)
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fletcher1405 Featured By Owner May 31, 2012
great shot so beautiful
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:iconpsychoninjanatalie:
PsychoNinjaNatalie Featured By Owner May 31, 2012  Student Digital Artist
Wow how did you manage to capture that? its brilliant.
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:iconlittlenudibranch:
LittleNudibranch Featured By Owner May 31, 2012  Student General Artist
Woah. What kind of camera do you use?
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:iconshutter-shooter:
Shutter-Shooter Featured By Owner May 31, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
If you look to the right of the page under the deviations statistics there is a section about the camera data. They used a Canon EOS 7D :)
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LittleNudibranch Featured By Owner Jun 1, 2012  Student General Artist
Thanks
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mz7 Featured By Owner May 31, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
WOW!!
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