Tangled Damsel

29 October 2012 15 Comments Home » Insects etc.

Collecting discarded shards of the sun,
a damsel tangled up in a collision
of light and shadow.

A damselfly tangled up in a collision of light and shadow

Damselfly | Odonata


  • Phillipp on 500px said:

    Perfect macro and beautiful colors and bokeh!

  • Kerry on G+ said:

    How beautiful! Love the colors in that bokeh!

  • Phyllis on 500px said:

    Beautiful, I am almost inclined to say as always. 🙂 Great sense of light and shapes.

  • Dāvis on 500px said:


  • Ferdy on Jungle Dragon said:

    This looks like something that should be hung on a wall. Great artistic photography as always, Rick!

  • Tanjica on Flickr said:

    Fantastic DoF.

  • Kate on Flickr said:


  • Vince on G+ said:

    Oh awesome work!! Love the vibrant colors, nice composition and amazing shallow depth of field!

  • Daily Depth Of Field on G+ said:

    Impressive composition and awesome depth of field.

  • Sofie on G+ said:

    Wonderful capture!!

  • Nuraini on G+ said:

    Wow! My eyes immediately focus on the dainty damsel and the contrast against the beautiful bokeh at the background, excellent depth of field!

  • Mike on G+ said:

    Lovely, Rick. I always enjoy your photos and poems.

  • Pierre on 500px said:

    Very beautiful capture!!

  • Diane said:

    Delicate dragonfly, subtle signals, curvaceous and patient for her mate. Sweet capture, R.L.

  • Rick said:

    Thanks Diane.

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