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December 18, 2010
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Make
Canon
Model
Canon EOS 40D
Shutter Speed
1/1250 second
Aperture
F/8.0
Focal Length
180 mm
ISO Speed
1600
Date Taken
Apr 30, 2010, 8:54:09 AM
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Adobe Photoshop CS5 Windows
Sensor Size
5mm
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Flight of the Dragon by erezmarom Flight of the Dragon by erezmarom
A dragonfly hovering in midair.
shot at 1/1250sec, the wings are still blurry, showing the amazing speed at which this incredible hunter operates.
Rishon lake, Israel.
Reprocessed.

On November 15th, 2010 this shot was highly commended on the Burrard-Lucas wildlife photo contest.

On December 10th, 2010 this shot was featured on Earthshots.org.

Canon 40D
Tamron 180mm macro
hand-held, manual focus, natural light

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:iconredbuddha15:
Redbuddha15 Featured By Owner Feb 23, 2014   Photographer
This art is featured here -> :iconfeaturephoto:
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giannisskarparis Featured By Owner Aug 2, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
nice capture
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StephiPhotography Featured By Owner Jul 11, 2013
Your work has been featured here :D - [link]
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Peak032 Featured By Owner May 11, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Awesome shot of the worlds best flyer!
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bluesgrass Featured By Owner Mar 4, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
:wow: breathtaking :wow:
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5iveX5ive Featured By Owner Mar 1, 2013
Bravo! Couldn't be better.
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firxxx Featured By Owner Feb 14, 2013
perfect
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looziker Featured By Owner Jan 5, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
oh, how i miss summer and all the damselflies and dragonflies flying around.
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PassionAndTheCamera Featured By Owner Dec 9, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Wow! This is such a great picture!
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Yaiden Featured By Owner Oct 23, 2012
amazing!
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