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.

Calico Pennant Male
Calico Pennant male obelisking: Dragonflies perch in many ways. They can elevate or lower their abdomen with ease, and they can make it perpendicular to the sun’s rays in the morning and evening to warm it maximally or point it directly at the sun at midday (obelisking) to minimize solar radiation falling on them.