Painted Skimmer

Libellula semifasciataFlying gold at Big John’s Pond: a Painted Skimmer (Libellula semifasciata).

2 Responses to “Painted Skimmer”

  1. 1 crystalhrogers June 9, 2014 at 8:03 am

    I have tried many times to take pics of dragonflies. I know how hard it is to get a good one. This is excellent. Can see all the detail

  2. 2 mthew June 9, 2014 at 12:58 pm

    Thanks. I was in a blind, which made it easier; then for it to land so close was gravy. Last year I pictured one from below, for a less happier result.

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