Before

By KarenFB
I was hoping for an 'After', but looking out of the window I can't see it - I shall have another look when the lighting is better.

After a huge downpour, with hail and torrential rain, I was stood at the sitting room window last night when I saw this Broad Bodied Chaser haul itself out of the garden pond and up the Iris leaves. Hopefully the dragonfly is sheltering nearby.

Tags: Insect Dragonfly Broad bodied chaser Wildlife and nature


Comments


10 Jun 2019 9:24AM
Well captured.

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barrywebb Plus
13 29 7 United Kingdom
10 Jun 2019 10:37AM
Nicely captured image of the nymph. I hope you manage to get the Dragonfly too.
Barry
KarenFB Plus
13 5.3k 174 England
10 Jun 2019 10:48AM
No, I missed that one...............but I have just found another!! Grin It's on the Marsh Marigolds, drying out as I type. I have an early photo, but I'm hoping to get a few of it with its wings open before it flies! (Only problem being it's deep amongst the leaves, so everything looks shadowed and 'green'!). Smile
Isn't it amazing how such a strange looking. nymph can turn into a beautiful dragon fly. Nicely captured Karen. Pam
KarenFB Plus
13 5.3k 174 England
10 Jun 2019 7:46PM
Thank you everyone! Smile
JonnyNI Plus
8 2.2k
18 Jul 2019 3:24PM
Great find Karen and nice capture
KarenFB Plus
13 5.3k 174 England
18 Jul 2019 3:54PM
Thank you Jonny! Smile

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