Keith Burton

Keith Burton

Posted on 08/30/2014


Photo taken on August 30, 2014


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emperor dragonfly


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Emperor Dragonfly

Emperor Dragonfly
My wife spotted this on a plant in our front garden this afternoon. Just had time to grab the camera and get a few shots before it moved off. Not sure what it was doing there as I always thought they hung about near large, well vegetated ponds and lakes. The only water near my house (apart from a bird bath) is a small pond in a neighbours garden a couple of hundred meters away! To be honest, it seemed a bit sluggish, but it flew away OK!

Stanley Sutton, Linuxica Jenesis, Eunice Perkins have particularly liked this photo


7 comments - The latest ones
Judith Jannetta
Judith Jannetta
Seems to have a little town on its head!
4 years ago.
Eunice Perkins
Eunice Perkins
Superb portrait!
4 years ago.
Keith Burton
Keith Burton
Thanks ladies.................glad you like it!
4 years ago.
Stanley Sutton
Stanley Sutton
Super close nice work keith
4 years ago.
Keith Burton has replied to Stanley Sutton
Thanks very much Stanley.........glad you like it.
4 years ago.
Gillian Thomas
Gillian Thomas
I love those 'nose hairs'!
4 years ago.
Keith Burton has replied to Gillian Thomas
lol, thank you :)
4 years ago.