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SOUTHERN MIGRANT HAWKER DRAGONFLY

By Hoverflylover
I had the immense pleasure of photographing this beauty in my own garden yesterday. I have it on a good source that this is an immature male specimen. After taking the initial record shots with my viewpoint from the back of the insect showing the detailed wings, I decided to gingerly move around trying to gain a different perspective and framing from favourably. I was lucky that the dragonfly remained in situ for some 10 minutes so I was able to take quite a few images.

Tags: Insects Wildlife Nature Dragonflies Southern migrant hawker Wildlife and nature

Voters: Arnie64, Jukka, KarenFB and 16 more


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1 Jul 2019 6:32AM
An excellent close up !

Jukka.
KarenFB Plus
14 5.5k 179 England
1 Jul 2019 6:44AM
Beautifully caught!

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