Green Damselfly Dancing

Green Critter Begins the Dance


I chased-actually crawled on over the grass-to take pictures of this green damselfly, while my mother looked on as if I have lost my mind! She was too shocked to say anything, and just watched.

Tail Up

Then this green beauty began to dance, and caught me by surprise so I just observed for a moment. I then realized that I have to snap some photos.

Make a Circle

It started with the tail went up, and then down, and then in a circle, and went on for a while. I was about 5 cm away from this damselfly since I have a tiny little point and shoot camera, and I was so happy that the pictures turned out well.

I showed my mom the photos later, and she said: "Now I know why you were crawling on the grass!"

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17 comments:

Karin M. October 09, 2011 7:10 am  

The pictures are perfect ... great photos ...
LG: Karin

Tatjana Parkacheva October 09, 2011 7:33 am  

Nice captures.

Regards and best wishes

Betty Manousos@ Cut and Dry October 09, 2011 8:51 am  

absolutely amazing shots!

thanks for sharing.

Poetic Shutterbug October 09, 2011 12:24 pm  

Icy, that is hilarious that she though you were a little nutty :D These are great detailed shots. I can see right through the translucent wings. Beautiful colors and so cool you got to see her dance :)

betchai October 09, 2011 7:44 pm  

wow, so elegant, love it.

Karin / Southern Meadows October 09, 2011 9:28 pm  

Super captures! I think she is doing the mating dance!

em October 09, 2011 9:34 pm  

Ha! That's funny! You did get some great shots...so totally worth it!

edenhills October 09, 2011 10:12 pm  

Great shots! Certainly worth crawling around on the ground.

Teresa

forgetmenot October 09, 2011 10:15 pm  

I'd say your "crawling around" landed you some terrific photos--nice work.. Mickie :)

Kateri October 09, 2011 10:26 pm  

Beautiful captures of the damselfly...truly appears as if he is dancing.

amatterofhowyouseeit.com October 10, 2011 12:56 am  

Fantastic details and green hues!

Lauri October 10, 2011 7:32 am  

Great shots, hopefully you mother realized it was worth it after she saw your shots.

One October 10, 2011 9:48 am  

That's a gorgeous capture and good to know there are quite a few of us crawling on the grass.

ღ Life According To Milo ღ October 10, 2011 12:40 pm  

Definitely well worth crawling in the grass and making your mom wonder why! : ).. It almost looks silver. Great picture as always!

Ida October 10, 2011 3:48 pm  

Fantastic! Worth crawling on the grass I'd venture to say. The colors of the dragonfly are amazing.

Anne Lyken-Garner October 11, 2011 7:17 am  

I can't believe you got to take these pictures. What a marvellous creature.
Sorry for not being around lately. I've migrated diy projects to wordpress for the experience, and the stress is killing me. I don't know anything about anything and each little thing is taking me ages to do. I'm wondering if I did the right thing.

♥~Judy~♥ November 21, 2011 6:03 pm  

That is too funny, but cool that you could share those with her. Digital cameras are kind of foreign to some and only familiar to us the last few years.

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