Not all damsels are in distress.


Some of them can just… fly away.

27762026-DamselflyExcept when they end up as Robber fly meals, I suppose.

Update! Thursday, July 07, 2011. Turns out that the damsel’s a Golden Dartlet, the Ischnura aurora.

Metadata Canon Powershot G11. ISO 80. f/4.5 at 1/640 second. Edited using Picasa 3.8.
Taken in December 2010 in Vembar along the coast of the Gulf of Mannar in Tamil Nadu, India.

 

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Not all damsels are in distress.

3 thoughts on “Not all damsels are in distress.

  1. Anonymous says:

    Isn’t she? 🙂 Gulf of Mannar last December was spectacular. I think I caught over 25 species of spiders, dragonflies, and other insects in less than 2 days.

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