Posted by: Phil | July 29, 2012

Young Dragonfly


This picture was taken in early June. I love taking pictures of dragonflies, young or mature. In this case, I had noticed that several young dragonflies liked to hang off some leaves near where i was. I patiently waited for one to lightly grab one of these grasses and approached it carefully. I was able to get quite close and got amazing details such as the little hairs on its back or the dew on the head and eye. Incredible!

Canon T2i, Sigma macro lens 150mm, f/200, 1/80sec

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