Reminiscing

As I was reminiscing about the annual mass emergence of Cobra Clubtail dragonflies (Gomphurus vastus) along the Potomac River at Riverbend Park, Fairfax County, Virginia USA, I realized there are lots of photos shot in May 2017 that were never edited.

This photo set features a female perching on colorful kayaks in a storage rack near the boat ramp. Both photos are uncropped, that is, they are full-size images (4,000 x 3,000 pixels).

Related Resource: Because it’s fun, a blog post featuring photos of a male Cobra Clubtail (perching on the same kayaks) shot on the same day using my Fujifilm X-T1 digital camera.

Copyright © 2017 Walter Sanford. All rights reserved.

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4 Responses to “Reminiscing”

  1. Pete Hillman Says:

    Stunning, Walter! The colours of the dragonfly and the background are magnificent! Like a painting!

  2. David Young Says:

    Walter, I do the annual bird breeding survey for Riverbend. It was quite a show on a few days watching the Cobra Clubtails emerge… I saw a dragonfly today at Sunset Hills wetlands, Reston, Va. I will try and fiqure out how to email or post a photo for you to ID.

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