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Australian Emerald / Sentry Dragonfly

Hemicordulia australiae


50mm. A strong flyer and spend most of the time flying in the air.


This dragonfly came face to face with my son, observing him. Kept hovering in front of us, blocking our path. We stood still and I started talking photos because it seemed that it was not going to perch at all. Apparently, these are the habit of this lovely creature ... :) (To take the pictures of this dragonfly we need a good camera, patience and luck -

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ShannaB 8 years ago

Oh, well done. Beautiful pics. : )

Chicquita 8 years ago

Thank you, Argy Bee ....... :)

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 8 years ago

There's a reason to be pleased... flight shots! Well done.

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Spotted on Feb 24, 2013
Submitted on Feb 28, 2013

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