21 February 2015

Dragonfly





Dragonfly sitting on a stick,
Espoonlahti, 2.8.2014.

I'm linking to
Camera Critters
Saturday's Critters

http://camera-critters.blogspot.fi/2015/02/camera-critters-359.html

http://viewingnaturewitheileen.blogspot.fi/2015/02/saturdays-critters-62.html

70 comments:

  1. These are beautiful close ups of the Dragonfly. Have a lovely weekend.

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    1. Thank you, Margaret! Have a wonderful weekend.

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  2. Olen monta kertaa yrittänyt kuvata sudenkorentoja mutta en ole kunnolla onnistunut. Nämä sinun kuvat olivat aivan ihania!

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    1. Kiitos, Katinka! Korennot ovat haastavia kuvattavia.

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  3. Wow! Stunning close ups Gunilla!

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  4. Beautiful shots of dragon fly.

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  5. Hello Gunilla,
    Beautiful macro images of the dragonflies.
    I wish you a very good weekend.
    Best regards, Irma

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    1. Thank you very much, Irma! I wish you a lovely weekend.

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  6. Hello Gunilla, lovely captures of the dragonfly.. I am glad it sat for awhile, great shots.Thank you for linking up and sharing your post.. Have a happy weekend!

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    1. Thank you, Eileen! Have a wonderful weekend.

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  7. These are amazing macros! So beautiful!
    Have a happy weekend!

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    1. Thank you, Mary! Have a great weekend.

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  8. Dear Gunilla,
    my congrats, these are amazing macro pictures. Dragonflies are so faszinating!
    I wish you a nice weekend,
    moni

    Thanks if you visit my blog
    http://www.reflexionblog.de

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    1. Thank you, dear Moni! They're gorgeous critters. Have a lovely weekend.

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  9. beautiful shots of this lovely creature.

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  10. A lovely dragonfly picture Gunilla. It won't be long before they're back - let's hope we have a good summer for insects.

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    1. Thank you, Phil! Let's hope so. Well, maybe not mosquitoes. :-)

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  11. These shots are so gorgeous ! Nature is beautiful !
    Have a happy weekend :)

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    1. Thank you, Ela! Have a wonderful weekend.

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  12. Wow - amazing photos! You are really good at capturing these small bugs.

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    1. Thank you, Linda! This dragonfly was very patiently posing for me.

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  13. Awesome photos of the dragonflies

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  14. Beautiful shots Gunilla, the wings are amazing.
    Thanks for sharing this..................roll on summer!

    Happy weekend!
    Ruby

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    1. Thank you, Ruby! Have a fabulous weekend.

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  15. they are beautiful, such pretty, iridescent wings!!!

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  16. Beautiful images, my favourite is the last one, superb.

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  17. Exquisite shots! Like a jewel on a scepter!

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  18. Very impressive photos - it looks so pretty here.

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  19. Beautiful and a treat until we see them here again.

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  20. Wow! That is an impressive series of the dragonfly. Excellent and close up.

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  21. det påminner om en citronfläckad kärrtrollslända, hona men jag är inte säker :) Snygg i alla fall.

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    1. Tack, Monica! Jag är dålig på att känna igen sländor.

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  22. I love them! I can hardly wait until I'm taking butterfly and dragonfly pics again. (Winter is getting to my nerves!)

    Lovely shots, Gunilla.
    ~

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    1. Thank you! Winter is starting to get on my nerves too.

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  23. Superb images Gunilla.
    Dragonflies already.{:))

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    1. Thank you, Roy! There are always dragonflies in my archives. :-)

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  24. Great shots. Do you know the name of this species?

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    1. Thank you, David! I'm not good at IDing dragonflies, but Monica thinks it's a large white-faced darter (Leucorrhinia pectoralis).

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  25. I know our dragonflies are sleeping, but will wake soon!

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  26. I don't see dragonflies for months here.
    Wonderfully captured. Love your shots!
    Thanks for dropping by :)

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    1. Thank you, Lina! We won't have them for many months yet either.

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  27. I love the glistening wings! I like the red spots on the wings that match the red on its eyes too, great macros!

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  28. Do you have the first dragonflies seen whether these are still pictures of the last summer? Beautiful pictures.

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    1. Thank you, Helma! These photos are from last summer.

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