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Old 24th August 2013
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Emerald Damsel

The most beautiful, IMO, of all the Damsels, so dainty and for this reason so hard to find. Yesterday in a favourite location I could only find male Emeralds:



But today I found only females:



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Re: Emerald Damsel

Lovely shots David, have to agree that Emeralds are one of the nicest Damsels, I particularly like the coppery orange patches on them, in the sun they're like burnished bronze. The Banded Demoiselles are pretty amazing too with the iridescent blues and greens they have.
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Re: Emerald Damsel

Nice one David...
I had my first one yesterday at "The Bog" near Long Mynd in Shropshire - could not believe how long the body is....makes it even harder to get all in focus.
Also I saw my first Black Darter - Male and Female - a beautifully small Dragon,especially the female.
I cannot show you them as my computer is now totally full and I cannot process any more images.

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Re: Emerald Damsel

Great shots never seen these
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Re: Emerald Damsel

Love the way they glow in the Sun. 2nd is stunning.
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