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The Last Salute

A damselfly got caught in sundew, which is a predator plant. Sundew has got tentacles with mucilage which resembles dew but is in fact very sticky, making it almost impossible for any caught insect to escape. I got very close and captured this damselfly while it seemed to make a last salute to me. In fact, it was of course trying to shake of the mucilage, which the sun was producing some nice reflections in.

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Wakkerzeel, Belgium
Member since 2014
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© Ingrid Vekemans.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2014
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 16, 2015, 6:14 a.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D800E
Focal Length: 50mm
Shutter Speed: 1/640
Aperture: f1.8
ISO: ISO100
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