17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Male blue dasher dragonfly
Dragonflies will perch on a relatively high open spot, to allow vision of the area around them. They then dart out to capture other small insects that may be flying by. The blue dasher male is more brightly colored than the female.
|Photo Location:||Dedham, Massachusetts, United States of America|
|Camera:||Canon EOS 50D|
|Copyright:||© Michael Ross|