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    Too square to be hip. almo's Avatar
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    Dragons...

    This is what i have been up to in the past few months...

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    Re: Dragons...

    Great macros, Almo! I especially like the one with the spider clutching to the dragon. Keep 'em coming.

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    Re: Dragons...

    Nice, I will try to find a few for you that I shot. Iknow I took images of 2 very cool looking ones over this past summer.... but what folders they are in is a mystery(I dump my cards by date until I edit them fully)
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    Re: Dragons...

    Dude, is that a spider eating a dragon fly? How cool is that?

    Here's my old contribution:



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    Re: Dragons...

    Quote Originally Posted by walterick
    Dude, is that a spider eating a dragon fly? How cool is that?

    Here's my old contribution:



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    Yup, it's a jumpping spider...

    Nice shot Rick, but those are Damselflies...
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    Re: Dragons...

    heres my contribution. Dragonflys are a lot of fun to photograph, and sometimes you can get ones that will let you get about 6 inches away without flying off.
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    Re: Dragons...

    That one has a great color doesn't it! I have an image of one that color that was HUGE.....

    Some day I will find it.... some day
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    Re: Dragons...

    Heres a pair of Dragon`s for you

    PS . im still waiting for my Digiscoping adapters
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    Re: Dragons...

    Still waiting?????

    Explain in a new thread!

    BTW...... I think you have damsel flies there too
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    Re: Dragons...

    Quote Originally Posted by paulnj
    BTW...... I think you have damsel flies there too

    Yup, yup...
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    Re: Dragons...

    Ok so these are not Dragon`s ? Well how about this one ?
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    Re: Dragons...

    Yes it is ;)
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    Re: Dragons...

    Quote Originally Posted by almo
    Yup, it's a jumpping spider...

    Nice shot Rick, but those are Damselflies...
    Eh? Damselflies? I didn't know there was such a thing? Assumed they were all dragonflies.

    So how can you tell?
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