More Odonart

Halloween Pennant dragonflies (Celithemis eponina) — like this female spotted at Huntley Meadows Park — are very photogenic!

A Halloween Pennant dragonfly (Celithemis eponina) spotted at Huntley Meadows Park, Fairfax County, Virginia USA. This individual is a female.

15 JUL 2016 | Huntley Meadows Park | Halloween Pennant (female)

A Halloween Pennant dragonfly (Celithemis eponina) spotted at Huntley Meadows Park, Fairfax County, Virginia USA. This individual is a female.

15 JUL 2016 | Huntley Meadows Park | Halloween Pennant (female)

The next two photos are among my favorites in this set.

A Halloween Pennant dragonfly (Celithemis eponina) spotted at Huntley Meadows Park, Fairfax County, Virginia USA. This individual is a female.

15 JUL 2016 | Huntley Meadows Park | Halloween Pennant (female)

A Halloween Pennant dragonfly (Celithemis eponina) spotted at Huntley Meadows Park, Fairfax County, Virginia USA. This individual is a female.

15 JUL 2016 | Huntley Meadows Park | Halloween Pennant (female)

The following photo is my most favorite. Please look at the full-size version of this photo — the breathtakingly beautiful dragonfly seems to be luminous!

A Halloween Pennant dragonfly (Celithemis eponina) spotted at Huntley Meadows Park, Fairfax County, Virginia USA. This individual is a female.

15 JUL 2016 | Huntley Meadows Park | Halloween Pennant (female)

A Halloween Pennant dragonfly (Celithemis eponina) spotted at Huntley Meadows Park, Fairfax County, Virginia USA. This individual is a female.

15 JUL 2016 | Huntley Meadows Park | Halloween Pennant (female)

A Halloween Pennant dragonfly (Celithemis eponina) spotted at Huntley Meadows Park, Fairfax County, Virginia USA. This individual is a female.

15 JUL 2016 | Huntley Meadows Park | Halloween Pennant (female)

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11 Responses to “More Odonart”

  1. Sarah Longes - Mirador Design Says:

    The veining on the wings is beautifully presented in this image!!

  2. Pete Hillman's Nature Photography Says:

    Fabulous set of images. And a most strikingly beautiful dragonfly.

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