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Black-tailed Skimmer - front III, Heeswijk, Netherlands Female, found on a fallen tree. I&#039;ll use this sequence to document my general approach for photographing an active (daylight) dragonfly once located. It&#039;s not rocket science, and not all dragonflies behave the same, but just sharing experiences. Main steps:<br />
<br />
1. Registration shot. Take a somewhat distance shot to secure the observation. My camera has so much crop room that sometimes with just the registration shot I can crop out a reasonable closeup.<br />
<br />
2. Approach. The process of moving closer as well as getting to eye level. When approaching from the back, do not ever break their light, and try to get towards one of their sides very slowly without causing any movement in vegetation. It very much sees your movement in any case, you just need to trick it into not seeing it as a threat. Approaching from the front is easier, somehow they are more tolerant there.<br />
<br />
3. Take the shots, many of them, moving in a few mm each time. Move a few inches back and try a different angle. Flash does not seem to matter, they tolerate it well, unlike butterflies.<br />
<br />
4. With the main shots secured, you can consider adding a bit of creativity, trying weird angles or focusing on different body parts. <br />
<br />
<figure class="photo"><a href="https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62528/black-tailed_skimmer_heeswijk_netherlands.html" title="Black-tailed Skimmer, Heeswijk, Netherlands"><img src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/media.jungledragon.com/images/2/62528_thumb.jpg?AWSAccessKeyId=05GMT0V3GWVNE7GGM1R2&Expires=1645660810&Signature=w6bwdw3HpuHPSMD0WpAzVc13Q6A%3D" width="200" height="162" alt="Black-tailed Skimmer, Heeswijk, Netherlands Female, found on a fallen tree. I&#039;ll use this sequence to document my general approach for photographing an active (daylight) dragonfly once located. It&#039;s not rocket science, and not all dragonflies behave the same, but just sharing experiences. Main steps:<br />
<br />
1. Registration shot. Take a somewhat distance shot to secure the observation. My camera has so much crop room that sometimes with just the registration shot I can crop out a reasonable closeup.<br />
<br />
2. Approach. The process of moving closer as well as getting to eye level. When approaching from the back, do not ever break their light, and try to get towards one of their sides very slowly without causing any movement in vegetation. It very much sees your movement in any case, you just need to trick it into not seeing it as a threat. Approaching from the front is easier, somehow they are more tolerant there.<br />
<br />
3. Take the shots, many of them, moving in a few mm each time. Move a few inches back and try a different angle. Flash does not seem to matter, they tolerate it well, unlike butterflies.<br />
<br />
4. With the main shots secured, you can consider adding a bit of creativity, trying weird angles or focusing on different body parts. <br />
<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62529/black-tailed_skimmer_-_front_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62530/black-tailed_skimmer_-_front_ii_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62531/black-tailed_skimmer_-_front_iii_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62532/black-tailed_skimmer_-_side_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62533/black-tailed_skimmer_-_abdomen_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
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Lighting setup used:<br />
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DgfQHncXkAAA5nH.jpg:large Black-tailed skimmer,Europe,Heeswijk-Dinther,Netherlands,Orthetrum cancellatum,World" /></a></figure><br />
<figure class="photo"><a href="https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62529/black-tailed_skimmer_-_front_heeswijk_netherlands.html" title="Black-tailed Skimmer - front, Heeswijk, Netherlands"><img src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/media.jungledragon.com/images/2/62529_thumb.jpg?AWSAccessKeyId=05GMT0V3GWVNE7GGM1R2&Expires=1645660810&Signature=NTBmQnNI8klMe43dMca2QOSoWso%3D" width="200" height="144" alt="Black-tailed Skimmer - front, Heeswijk, Netherlands Female, found on a fallen tree. I&#039;ll use this sequence to document my general approach for photographing an active (daylight) dragonfly once located. It&#039;s not rocket science, and not all dragonflies behave the same, but just sharing experiences. Main steps:<br />
<br />
1. Registration shot. Take a somewhat distance shot to secure the observation. My camera has so much crop room that sometimes with just the registration shot I can crop out a reasonable closeup.<br />
<br />
2. Approach. The process of moving closer as well as getting to eye level. When approaching from the back, do not ever break their light, and try to get towards one of their sides very slowly without causing any movement in vegetation. It very much sees your movement in any case, you just need to trick it into not seeing it as a threat. Approaching from the front is easier, somehow they are more tolerant there.<br />
<br />
3. Take the shots, many of them, moving in a few mm each time. Move a few inches back and try a different angle. Flash does not seem to matter, they tolerate it well, unlike butterflies.<br />
<br />
4. With the main shots secured, you can consider adding a bit of creativity, trying weird angles or focusing on different body parts. <br />
<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62528/black-tailed_skimmer_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62530/black-tailed_skimmer_-_front_ii_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62531/black-tailed_skimmer_-_front_iii_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62532/black-tailed_skimmer_-_side_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62533/black-tailed_skimmer_-_abdomen_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
<br />
Lighting setup used:<br />
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DgfQHncXkAAA5nH.jpg:large Black-tailed skimmer,Europe,Heeswijk-Dinther,Netherlands,Orthetrum cancellatum,World" /></a></figure><br />
<figure class="photo"><a href="https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62530/black-tailed_skimmer_-_front_ii_heeswijk_netherlands.html" title="Black-tailed Skimmer - front II, Heeswijk, Netherlands"><img src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/media.jungledragon.com/images/2/62530_thumb.jpg?AWSAccessKeyId=05GMT0V3GWVNE7GGM1R2&Expires=1645660810&Signature=6jgCvLrY1IWqe7%2FATP%2BvwSPKcx4%3D" width="200" height="154" alt="Black-tailed Skimmer - front II, Heeswijk, Netherlands Female, found on a fallen tree. I&#039;ll use this sequence to document my general approach for photographing an active (daylight) dragonfly once located. It&#039;s not rocket science, and not all dragonflies behave the same, but just sharing experiences. Main steps:<br />
<br />
1. Registration shot. Take a somewhat distance shot to secure the observation. My camera has so much crop room that sometimes with just the registration shot I can crop out a reasonable closeup.<br />
<br />
2. Approach. The process of moving closer as well as getting to eye level. When approaching from the back, do not ever break their light, and try to get towards one of their sides very slowly without causing any movement in vegetation. It very much sees your movement in any case, you just need to trick it into not seeing it as a threat. Approaching from the front is easier, somehow they are more tolerant there.<br />
<br />
3. Take the shots, many of them, moving in a few mm each time. Move a few inches back and try a different angle. Flash does not seem to matter, they tolerate it well, unlike butterflies.<br />
<br />
4. With the main shots secured, you can consider adding a bit of creativity, trying weird angles or focusing on different body parts. <br />
<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62528/black-tailed_skimmer_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62529/black-tailed_skimmer_-_front_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62531/black-tailed_skimmer_-_front_iii_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62532/black-tailed_skimmer_-_side_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62533/black-tailed_skimmer_-_abdomen_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
<br />
Lighting setup used:<br />
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DgfQHncXkAAA5nH.jpg:large Black-tailed skimmer,Europe,Heeswijk-Dinther,Netherlands,Orthetrum cancellatum,World" /></a></figure><br />
<figure class="photo"><a href="https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62532/black-tailed_skimmer_-_side_heeswijk_netherlands.html" title="Black-tailed Skimmer - side, Heeswijk, Netherlands"><img src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/media.jungledragon.com/images/2/62532_thumb.jpg?AWSAccessKeyId=05GMT0V3GWVNE7GGM1R2&Expires=1645660810&Signature=Nk2QqDIx7Ppof%2Fbw3qMrYDw75q0%3D" width="132" height="152" alt="Black-tailed Skimmer - side, Heeswijk, Netherlands Female, found on a fallen tree. I&#039;ll use this sequence to document my general approach for photographing an active (daylight) dragonfly once located. It&#039;s not rocket science, and not all dragonflies behave the same, but just sharing experiences. Main steps:<br />
<br />
1. Registration shot. Take a somewhat distance shot to secure the observation. My camera has so much crop room that sometimes with just the registration shot I can crop out a reasonable closeup.<br />
<br />
2. Approach. The process of moving closer as well as getting to eye level. When approaching from the back, do not ever break their light, and try to get towards one of their sides very slowly without causing any movement in vegetation. It very much sees your movement in any case, you just need to trick it into not seeing it as a threat. Approaching from the front is easier, somehow they are more tolerant there.<br />
<br />
3. Take the shots, many of them, moving in a few mm each time. Move a few inches back and try a different angle. Flash does not seem to matter, they tolerate it well, unlike butterflies.<br />
<br />
4. With the main shots secured, you can consider adding a bit of creativity, trying weird angles or focusing on different body parts. <br />
<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62528/black-tailed_skimmer_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62529/black-tailed_skimmer_-_front_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62530/black-tailed_skimmer_-_front_ii_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62531/black-tailed_skimmer_-_front_iii_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62533/black-tailed_skimmer_-_abdomen_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
<br />
Lighting setup used:<br />
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DgfQHncXkAAA5nH.jpg:large Black-tailed skimmer,Europe,Heeswijk-Dinther,Netherlands,Orthetrum cancellatum,World" /></a></figure><br />
<figure class="photo"><a href="https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62533/black-tailed_skimmer_-_abdomen_heeswijk_netherlands.html" title="Black-tailed Skimmer - abdomen, Heeswijk, Netherlands"><img src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/media.jungledragon.com/images/2/62533_thumb.jpg?AWSAccessKeyId=05GMT0V3GWVNE7GGM1R2&Expires=1645660810&Signature=bjaAaHuWSnn9JbfKpBnDkrxmbHQ%3D" width="200" height="64" alt="Black-tailed Skimmer - abdomen, Heeswijk, Netherlands Female, found on a fallen tree. I&#039;ll use this sequence to document my general approach for photographing an active (daylight) dragonfly once located. It&#039;s not rocket science, and not all dragonflies behave the same, but just sharing experiences. Main steps:<br />
<br />
1. Registration shot. Take a somewhat distance shot to secure the observation. My camera has so much crop room that sometimes with just the registration shot I can crop out a reasonable closeup.<br />
<br />
2. Approach. The process of moving closer as well as getting to eye level. When approaching from the back, do not ever break their light, and try to get towards one of their sides very slowly without causing any movement in vegetation. It very much sees your movement in any case, you just need to trick it into not seeing it as a threat. Approaching from the front is easier, somehow they are more tolerant there.<br />
<br />
3. Take the shots, many of them, moving in a few mm each time. Move a few inches back and try a different angle. Flash does not seem to matter, they tolerate it well, unlike butterflies.<br />
<br />
4. With the main shots secured, you can consider adding a bit of creativity, trying weird angles or focusing on different body parts. <br />
<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62528/black-tailed_skimmer_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62529/black-tailed_skimmer_-_front_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62530/black-tailed_skimmer_-_front_ii_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62531/black-tailed_skimmer_-_front_iii_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62532/black-tailed_skimmer_-_side_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
<br />
Lighting setup used:<br />
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DgfQHncXkAAA5nH.jpg:large Black-tailed skimmer,Europe,Heeswijk-Dinther,Netherlands,Orthetrum cancellatum,World" /></a></figure><br />
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Lighting setup used:<br />
<a href="https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DgfQHncXkAAA5nH.jpg:large" rel="nofollow">https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DgfQHncXkAAA5nH.jpg:large</a> Black-tailed skimmer,Europe,Heeswijk-Dinther,Netherlands,Orthetrum cancellatum,World Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

Black-tailed Skimmer - front III, Heeswijk, Netherlands

Female, found on a fallen tree. I'll use this sequence to document my general approach for photographing an active (daylight) dragonfly once located. It's not rocket science, and not all dragonflies behave the same, but just sharing experiences. Main steps:

1. Registration shot. Take a somewhat distance shot to secure the observation. My camera has so much crop room that sometimes with just the registration shot I can crop out a reasonable closeup.

2. Approach. The process of moving closer as well as getting to eye level. When approaching from the back, do not ever break their light, and try to get towards one of their sides very slowly without causing any movement in vegetation. It very much sees your movement in any case, you just need to trick it into not seeing it as a threat. Approaching from the front is easier, somehow they are more tolerant there.

3. Take the shots, many of them, moving in a few mm each time. Move a few inches back and try a different angle. Flash does not seem to matter, they tolerate it well, unlike butterflies.

4. With the main shots secured, you can consider adding a bit of creativity, trying weird angles or focusing on different body parts.

Black-tailed Skimmer, Heeswijk, Netherlands Female, found on a fallen tree. I'll use this sequence to document my general approach for photographing an active (daylight) dragonfly once located. It's not rocket science, and not all dragonflies behave the same, but just sharing experiences. Main steps:<br />
<br />
1. Registration shot. Take a somewhat distance shot to secure the observation. My camera has so much crop room that sometimes with just the registration shot I can crop out a reasonable closeup.<br />
<br />
2. Approach. The process of moving closer as well as getting to eye level. When approaching from the back, do not ever break their light, and try to get towards one of their sides very slowly without causing any movement in vegetation. It very much sees your movement in any case, you just need to trick it into not seeing it as a threat. Approaching from the front is easier, somehow they are more tolerant there.<br />
<br />
3. Take the shots, many of them, moving in a few mm each time. Move a few inches back and try a different angle. Flash does not seem to matter, they tolerate it well, unlike butterflies.<br />
<br />
4. With the main shots secured, you can consider adding a bit of creativity, trying weird angles or focusing on different body parts. <br />
<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62529/black-tailed_skimmer_-_front_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62530/black-tailed_skimmer_-_front_ii_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62531/black-tailed_skimmer_-_front_iii_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62532/black-tailed_skimmer_-_side_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62533/black-tailed_skimmer_-_abdomen_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
<br />
Lighting setup used:<br />
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DgfQHncXkAAA5nH.jpg:large Black-tailed skimmer,Europe,Heeswijk-Dinther,Netherlands,Orthetrum cancellatum,World

Black-tailed Skimmer - front, Heeswijk, Netherlands Female, found on a fallen tree. I'll use this sequence to document my general approach for photographing an active (daylight) dragonfly once located. It's not rocket science, and not all dragonflies behave the same, but just sharing experiences. Main steps:<br />
<br />
1. Registration shot. Take a somewhat distance shot to secure the observation. My camera has so much crop room that sometimes with just the registration shot I can crop out a reasonable closeup.<br />
<br />
2. Approach. The process of moving closer as well as getting to eye level. When approaching from the back, do not ever break their light, and try to get towards one of their sides very slowly without causing any movement in vegetation. It very much sees your movement in any case, you just need to trick it into not seeing it as a threat. Approaching from the front is easier, somehow they are more tolerant there.<br />
<br />
3. Take the shots, many of them, moving in a few mm each time. Move a few inches back and try a different angle. Flash does not seem to matter, they tolerate it well, unlike butterflies.<br />
<br />
4. With the main shots secured, you can consider adding a bit of creativity, trying weird angles or focusing on different body parts. <br />
<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62528/black-tailed_skimmer_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62530/black-tailed_skimmer_-_front_ii_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62531/black-tailed_skimmer_-_front_iii_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62532/black-tailed_skimmer_-_side_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62533/black-tailed_skimmer_-_abdomen_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
<br />
Lighting setup used:<br />
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DgfQHncXkAAA5nH.jpg:large Black-tailed skimmer,Europe,Heeswijk-Dinther,Netherlands,Orthetrum cancellatum,World

Black-tailed Skimmer - front II, Heeswijk, Netherlands Female, found on a fallen tree. I'll use this sequence to document my general approach for photographing an active (daylight) dragonfly once located. It's not rocket science, and not all dragonflies behave the same, but just sharing experiences. Main steps:<br />
<br />
1. Registration shot. Take a somewhat distance shot to secure the observation. My camera has so much crop room that sometimes with just the registration shot I can crop out a reasonable closeup.<br />
<br />
2. Approach. The process of moving closer as well as getting to eye level. When approaching from the back, do not ever break their light, and try to get towards one of their sides very slowly without causing any movement in vegetation. It very much sees your movement in any case, you just need to trick it into not seeing it as a threat. Approaching from the front is easier, somehow they are more tolerant there.<br />
<br />
3. Take the shots, many of them, moving in a few mm each time. Move a few inches back and try a different angle. Flash does not seem to matter, they tolerate it well, unlike butterflies.<br />
<br />
4. With the main shots secured, you can consider adding a bit of creativity, trying weird angles or focusing on different body parts. <br />
<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62528/black-tailed_skimmer_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62529/black-tailed_skimmer_-_front_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62531/black-tailed_skimmer_-_front_iii_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62532/black-tailed_skimmer_-_side_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62533/black-tailed_skimmer_-_abdomen_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
<br />
Lighting setup used:<br />
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DgfQHncXkAAA5nH.jpg:large Black-tailed skimmer,Europe,Heeswijk-Dinther,Netherlands,Orthetrum cancellatum,World

Black-tailed Skimmer - side, Heeswijk, Netherlands Female, found on a fallen tree. I'll use this sequence to document my general approach for photographing an active (daylight) dragonfly once located. It's not rocket science, and not all dragonflies behave the same, but just sharing experiences. Main steps:<br />
<br />
1. Registration shot. Take a somewhat distance shot to secure the observation. My camera has so much crop room that sometimes with just the registration shot I can crop out a reasonable closeup.<br />
<br />
2. Approach. The process of moving closer as well as getting to eye level. When approaching from the back, do not ever break their light, and try to get towards one of their sides very slowly without causing any movement in vegetation. It very much sees your movement in any case, you just need to trick it into not seeing it as a threat. Approaching from the front is easier, somehow they are more tolerant there.<br />
<br />
3. Take the shots, many of them, moving in a few mm each time. Move a few inches back and try a different angle. Flash does not seem to matter, they tolerate it well, unlike butterflies.<br />
<br />
4. With the main shots secured, you can consider adding a bit of creativity, trying weird angles or focusing on different body parts. <br />
<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62528/black-tailed_skimmer_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62529/black-tailed_skimmer_-_front_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62530/black-tailed_skimmer_-_front_ii_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62531/black-tailed_skimmer_-_front_iii_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62533/black-tailed_skimmer_-_abdomen_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
<br />
Lighting setup used:<br />
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DgfQHncXkAAA5nH.jpg:large Black-tailed skimmer,Europe,Heeswijk-Dinther,Netherlands,Orthetrum cancellatum,World

Black-tailed Skimmer - abdomen, Heeswijk, Netherlands Female, found on a fallen tree. I'll use this sequence to document my general approach for photographing an active (daylight) dragonfly once located. It's not rocket science, and not all dragonflies behave the same, but just sharing experiences. Main steps:<br />
<br />
1. Registration shot. Take a somewhat distance shot to secure the observation. My camera has so much crop room that sometimes with just the registration shot I can crop out a reasonable closeup.<br />
<br />
2. Approach. The process of moving closer as well as getting to eye level. When approaching from the back, do not ever break their light, and try to get towards one of their sides very slowly without causing any movement in vegetation. It very much sees your movement in any case, you just need to trick it into not seeing it as a threat. Approaching from the front is easier, somehow they are more tolerant there.<br />
<br />
3. Take the shots, many of them, moving in a few mm each time. Move a few inches back and try a different angle. Flash does not seem to matter, they tolerate it well, unlike butterflies.<br />
<br />
4. With the main shots secured, you can consider adding a bit of creativity, trying weird angles or focusing on different body parts. <br />
<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62528/black-tailed_skimmer_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62529/black-tailed_skimmer_-_front_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62530/black-tailed_skimmer_-_front_ii_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62531/black-tailed_skimmer_-_front_iii_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/62532/black-tailed_skimmer_-_side_heeswijk_netherlands.html<br />
<br />
Lighting setup used:<br />
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DgfQHncXkAAA5nH.jpg:large Black-tailed skimmer,Europe,Heeswijk-Dinther,Netherlands,Orthetrum cancellatum,World


Lighting setup used:
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DgfQHncXkAAA5nH.jpg:large

    comments (7)

  1. Those beautiful eyes! Posted 3 years ago
  2. Too freakin' cool! <3 Thanks for the photography tips too! Posted 3 years ago
    1. Thank you :) Posted 3 years ago
  3. Very nice Ferdy! Absolutely perfect focus and sharpness. Nikon 105mm macro? I should read before making comments. ;0) Posted 3 years ago, modified 3 years ago
    1. No worries, and yes it was a live specimen. What you see here is pretty much the limit of what I can accomplish in terms of magnification, since it's macro plus deep cropping. Posted 3 years ago
      1. Very very well done! Posted 3 years ago
        1. Thanks, man! Posted 3 years ago

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The black-tailed skimmer, ''Orthetrum cancellatum'', is a European and Asian dragonfly. It occurs nearly all over Europe except northern UK and Scandinavia; to the east, the range extends to Kashmir and Mongolia.

Similar species: Dragonflies And Damselflies
Species identified by Ferdy Christant
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By Ferdy Christant

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Uploaded Jul 6, 2018. Captured May 27, 2018 14:46.
  • NIKON D850
  • f/11.0
  • 1/60s
  • ISO64
  • 105mm