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Pyrrhosoma nymphula. Large Red Damselfly

Pyrrhosoma nymphula.  Large Red Damselfly
Flitting around our garden pond along with blue damselflies.

Sylvain Wiart, Nouchetdu38, Cämmerer zu Nau, menonfire and 40 other people have particularly liked this photo

26 comments - The latest ones
Jean club
A great capture. Love the shadow I haven't seen a red for ages.
2 months ago. Edited 2 months ago.
Superbe ***
2 months ago.
 Gabi Lombardo
Gabi Lombardo club
a terrific shot!!
2 months ago.
neira-Dan club
quel rouge pour cette demoiselle
2 months ago.
 Malik Raoulda
Malik Raoulda club
Sublime ********
2 months ago.
tiabunna club
A lovely colourful macro.
2 months ago.
 Ulrich John
Ulrich John club
That’s a great macro, Amelia !
2 months ago.
 Keith Burton
Keith Burton club
Such a beautiful Damselfly...............I love those huge red eyes. An excellent capture Amelia and I like the shadow too.
2 months ago.
 Christine Schiller
Christine Schiller club
a wonderful shot ***
2 months ago.
 Marie-claire Gallet
Marie-claire Gallet club
WOWWWWWWWW !!!! Marvelous close-up, Amelia *******************
2 months ago.
 Rosalyn Hilborne
Rosalyn Hilborne club
I have tried to get a shot like this of the many blue damselflies I see, but have never managed it!
I am very impressed!!
2 months ago.
 Joe, Son of the Rock
Joe, Son of the Rock club
Lovely macro shot, Amelia. The colour of the damselfly is quite magnificent.
2 months ago.
HappySnapper club
Wonde4rful close up Amelia, all the intricate detail around the head good and sharp.
2 months ago.
 * ઇઉ *
* ઇઉ * club
Beautiful dragonfly portrait!
2 months ago.
 Nick Weall
Nick Weall club
Very well caught LGM ~ lovely shadows too
2 months ago.
 Boarischa Krautmo
Boarischa Krautmo club
2 months ago.
 Nicole Merdrignac
Nicole Merdrignac club
Très belle capture. Nicole.
2 months ago.
 Andy Rodker
Andy Rodker club
A marvellous capture; great shot!
2 months ago.
 Andreas Müller
Andreas Müller club
Sehr schöne Details.
2 months ago.
 Dida From Augsburg
Dida From Augsburg club
Good catch.
2 months ago.
 Trudy Tuinstra
Trudy Tuinstra club
very nice, have a nice weekend.
2 months ago.
 S Drury
S Drury club
Well spotted and taken in the sunshine here Amelia ... a shot most certainly liked by me too

Best wishes and stay safe

2 months ago.
 Richard Nuttall
Richard Nuttall club
Nice catch -not so common as the blue ones, at least not here anyway, I've only seen a couple of the red Damselflies
2 months ago.
Earthwatcher club
Excellent! Well captured and composed! I love the complementary colours contrast between the reds and greens in this photo.
8 weeks ago.
Reyk club
Such a lovely macro
8 weeks ago.
menonfire club
Ein toller Fang, Grüße MAIK
8 weeks ago.

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