19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Widow skimmer dragonfly at rest

On a July afternoon in Westchester County, NY, I noticed this male widow skimmer dragonfly resting for a moment. The afternoon sunshine highlighted the beautiful detail of its wings.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2021
Date Uploaded: 10.2021
Photo Location: Goldens Bridge, New York, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS 90D
Copyright: © Lisa Basile Ellwood