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Dragonfly emerging from larval shell

Brand New Dragonfly. Image shows a large dragonfly just emerging from its larval stage shell. It has not yet pumped fluid into its wings so they are still soft and vertical and its body still is soft with muted colors.

TAGS: Colorado, Dragonfly

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Centennial, Colorado, United States of America
Member since 2016
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© Rick McCarty.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2015
Total Views: 25
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2016, 5:18 p.m.
Camera Make: FUJIFILM
Camera Model: X-T1
Focal Length: 135mm
Shutter Speed: 1/160
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO800
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