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July 25, 2020
The males are easy to recognize with their vibrant blue color, yellow-striped thorax, and metallic green eyes. Coleman Pond - Lincolnville, Maine
June 17, 2020
This one flew everywhere and nowhere, but I followed because it is the season. He is cool but definitely and hopefully not the only one I see for the season.
Aug. 12, 2019
While I have seen tons of blue and black dragonflies around my area, red ones or even yellows ones, like the ones Peter captured, are rare, or rather, I have…
July 18, 2019
I live near by a state park with a decent sized lake and the lakeside vegetation attracts lots and lots of dragonflies. Getting decent images just takes a bit…
June 17, 2019
It's that time of the year when these guys are flying about all over. I could shoot them forever. Very fascinating insects.
May 16, 2019
Still sorting through the recovered pics from my crashed hard drive. Found a few more I had forgotten about.
March 18, 2019
I was fortunate to go and hike on the Kleinplaas dam trail in the Table Mountain national park. Saw some Dragonflies. The Cape skimmer (Orthetrum julia capicola…
Aug. 01, 2018
Nearly all of the dragonfly’s head is eye, so they have incredible vision that encompasses almost every angle except right behind them. Coleman Pond -…
July 17, 2018
After molting for the final time, this beautiful critter emerged from the empty nymph case and entered the final stage of its life cycle. Coleman Pond -…