Chasers are very common, medium sized dragonflies and the Broad-bodied species is exactly what the name suggests. As with birds, the majority of male dragonflies are more colourful than the females, this one being mostly dull brown where the male has this vibrant bright blue.More pictures of Thursley by Alan Whitehead...
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Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION Model: NIKON D300S
Exposure Program: Program, Focal length: 300 mm, ISO: 800, Exposure time: 2/1000 sec, Metering Mode: Spot, Exposure Bias: 0 EV
Date/Time Creation: January 1, 1970, 1:00 am
ImageID:1219942, Image size: 2295 x 1572 pixels
These are magnificent captures Alan. All of them.
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