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Bali 13 - Don't be Koi

Posted by
Stu (From Scotland | Working in Kyoto, Japan) on 18 December 2006 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

sorry to post another dragonfly pic but i thought it was different enough that i might get away with it! i love the koi lurking in the background too.
No more, i promise....!

Canon EOS Kiss X 1/1000 second F/13.0 ISO 1600 200 mm

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Darren from Japan

Mate this dragonfly is also welcomed. Great capture. I like how you have teh orange behind it too it seperates the green dragonfly from the greenery behind it.

18 Dec 2006 6:22am

Helen from Melbourne, Australia

Amazing capture! I was impressed by the contrasting colour in the background. After a quick Google, I discovered that a 'koi' is a fish, which actually makes this photo all the more amazing. Well done!

18 Dec 2006 8:06am

badala from Leiria, Portugal

Fabulous shot.

18 Dec 2006 9:48am

Zach Siebert from Bologna, Italy

Helen said it all. the koi in the background makes this a special photo. Though maybe a longer DOF would have been better? thanks for the astute comments on my page!

18 Dec 2006 11:19am

MnX from PARIS, France

Don't be sorry to post another dragonfly, it is our pleasure to see such beautifull photo.

18 Dec 2006 11:33am

jelb from France

Nice shots on this blog ! Well done photo..Frame, dof are good! Bravo!

18 Dec 2006 1:37pm

Shuva from Hyderabad, India

Thats a beautiful sharp shot.

18 Dec 2006 3:44pm

Ali-G from Ottawa, Canada

Excellent! The position of the koi is perfect - almost like a flame.

18 Dec 2006 3:50pm

Martine Lapointe from Québec, Canada

I agree with everybody. Very nice shot!

18 Dec 2006 5:28pm

Mike from Sheffield, United Kingdom

Great catch! Puts my bee to shame!!

19 Dec 2006 3:40am

wanganeges from concord, ma, United States

a gorgeous macro! how wonderful that you caught the koi lurking in the perfect position in the background. nice work!

19 Dec 2006 11:17am

Chris Sullivan from Melbourne, Australia

Great shot! The flash of colour in the background really adds to the photo's dynamic.

21 Dec 2006 12:00am

Anup P from Bangalore, India

Lovely macro

24 Apr 2007 1:18pm