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Small-headed sprite in flight !!!

Small-headed sprite in flight !!!

Postby kctsang » Sat Sep 12, 2009 11:54 pm

Looking at the way the wings are position I am in wonder how it can still fly and so fast ...
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Re: Small-headed sprite in flight !!!

Postby green baron » Sun Sep 13, 2009 10:28 pm

Nice capture. :salam:
Care to share how you managed to capture it in flight ?
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Crescent Threadtail in flight !!!

Postby kctsang » Mon Sep 14, 2009 9:40 pm

According to my Si Fu on dragonflies, it should be the Prodasineura notostigma, Crescent Threadtails,
and not the Small-headed Sprite, my apologies for wrong ID...

Getting a picture like this is also a lot of luck and anticipation, observations of the fellows flight pattern is most important,
than set aperture to get most depth of field, or optimum DOF. Manual focusing would help...
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