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Tuesday, August 9, 2011

Dragonfly

Spotted this guy resting in the warm sun on Saturday at Trillium Lake. It looks like its had some hard times. I can spot two tears in his delicate wings.

17 comments:

  1. It is a beauty. They do have delicate wings for sure.

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  2. Fantastic, lovely capture for the D Day! Such a lovely little guy, sorry about the tears in his wings, hope he survives! Hope your week is going well!

    Sylvia

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  3. Terrific closeup. Poor dragonfly. I hope he makes it with the tears in his wings.

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  4. Spectacular. I am still awaiting my first dragonfly camera opportunity!

    Have a delightful day.

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  5. Terrific capture. I wonder how they can avoid damaged wings - they look so fragile.

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  6. OUTSTANDING!! Beautiful shot!

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  7. Amazing capture!

    http://fredamans.blogspot.com/2011/08/abc-wednesday-d-is-for-daisies.html

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  8. Hmmm. I guess it must have been defending its territory. :)

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  9. Oh it's lovely, great photo!

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  10. What a fabulous shot!

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  11. I absolutely adore dragonflies, but have yet to manage to get a photo of one! Yours is delightful.

    Leslie
    abcw team

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  12. They are handsome wee beasties aren't they!
    Jane x

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  13. Such delicate tracery on its wings.

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  14. can dragons really fly?
    ROG, ABC Wednesday team

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