Posted by Karl Egressy on Sun Aug 18, 2019 9:35 am

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In retrospective I could have used higher speed but I was focusing, (no pun intended), mostly on Virginia Rails with my setting.

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by Craig Lipski on Sun Aug 18, 2019 9:53 am
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I wish you’d caught it a hair sooner, before it was heading slightly away, but I also wish I could capture any DIF sharply at all! Vibrant colors and great bg are very appealing.
Good light,

by david fletcher on Sun Aug 18, 2019 10:06 am
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Cracking image Karl! productive session with those Rails
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by Sandy R-B on Sun Aug 18, 2019 2:47 pm
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Great catch! You would give the impression of not "going away" if you moved the 'fly further back in the frame.
Excellent detail and colours.

by rhighercat on Sun Aug 18, 2019 5:32 pm
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A very sharp image caught in mid-air. colors and background look great.

by Tom Whelan on Sun Aug 18, 2019 10:18 pm
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Fine in flight image of Common Green Darner - neat freeze of the wing motion and nice light.

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by Cynthia Crawford on Mon Aug 19, 2019 6:19 pm
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Looks great to me, Karl. I like Sandy's suggestion of moving it back in the frame, if there is room.
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by Carol Clarke on Wed Aug 21, 2019 4:06 pm
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Wonderful flight shot, Karl! A beautiful bonus from your Virginia Rail shoot.

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by clement on Mon Sep 02, 2019 10:42 pm
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Woah.. its not easy to do this..

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