Stunning Damselfly and Dragonfly Photography Slideshow

The elegance of the damselfly and dragonfly species of eastern North America is demonstrated in this slideshow of brilliant images. Plus, use these dragonfly photography tips and capture stunning images of your own.

Band-winged Meadowhawk in tandem with Eastern Amberwing: Male odonates attempt to mate with females not of their own species with a fairly high frequency. Apparently, recognition in some groups is not achieved until there is a tandem attempt, and the male and female structures that hook together during tandem do not quite fit.