Libellula saturata (Flame Skimmer) in our back yard

Libellula saturata (Flame Skimmer or Firecracker Skimmer) on a dry Black Sage stalk, Rancho Bernardo, California. August 2020.Libellula saturata (Flame Skimmer or Firecracker Skimmer) on a dry Black Sage stalk, Rancho Bernardo, California. August 2020.

While I am very fond of photographing flowers up-close and as macros, I'm not very much into bugs and insects. Two years ago, to satisfy my curiosity about this type of photography, I went with my photo club and then-president Steven Cirone, an expert bird and macro photographer, to Santee Lakes, where he hosted his … Continue reading Libellula saturata (Flame Skimmer) in our back yard