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Sunday, July 25, 2010

Hey, Grandpa, what's for supper?

We swung by Green Valley on the way home from Sarah's house today...believe it or not an old strip pit area that has been turned over to the state as long as I have lived in Indiana at least. It is a public fishing area.
I chose a spot and just stood there and let the dragonflies come to me. I was about ready to leave when I notice this guy was having a mid-afternoon snack. I don't know what it was eating.
It brought that old line from Hee Haw to mind and I thought what a perfect title....

(All of these photos will enlarge a bit if clicked.)

9 comments:

Lindy MacDuff said...

What great images! You braved some awfully brutal heat and humidity today to get these shots.

Haha, I'd almost forgotten about Hee Haw and Grandpa!

don said...

A fine series of this dragonfly doing its thing. Nice detail and color. Very well done, Rose.

George said...

These are wonderful macros of the dragonfly. Very well done!

Betsy from Tennessee said...

HI Rose, Whatever he was eating, it looked like it might have been almost as big as he is --at one time... ha
Hugs,
Betsy

Linda (PA_shutterbug) said...

Great photographs of the dragonfly!

Mary Stebbins Taitt said...

Wonderful close-ups!! Great captures--super.

Neal said...

Those are really neat pictures!

Mary said...

Wow...great series! Since we've been discussing names in our emails, that is an Eastern Pondhawk male :-) However, I can't identify the victim! LOL

Jacob said...

Looks like some kind of bug. Cute shots!

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