This dragonfly was hanging out on the wrought iron tip of the poles where my hummingbird feeders hang. I am such a dork, I put the ladder up next to it and waited for him to come back (thus the weird angle!). Friday night my neighbor asked me if I got my shot from the ladder! LOL Taken for the challenge in the All That is Nature Group in Canton, NJ USA
Photo taken with a Nikon D90 DSLR and a Sigma 17-70 mm lens

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I love to photograph anything seaside and colorful! I am exploring many artforms and love the work of many here on Redbubble! I call all my dabblings “Kim’s Kaboodle”. I am also making mosaics from glass tiles and other media, drawing and painting. My art can also be found at link

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  • CanDuCreations
    CanDuCreationsalmost 5 years ago

    Very beautiful work Kim

  • Thanks Thea! Different for me!

    – Kim McClain Gregal

  • jell
    jellalmost 5 years ago

    sheer beauty well captured

  • Thanks John! My first dragonfly!

    – Kim McClain Gregal

  • Trudy Wilkerson
    Trudy Wilkersonalmost 5 years ago

    What a great and beautiful capture….

  • Thanks Trudy! It’s my first dragonfly!

    – Kim McClain Gregal

  • kathy s gillentine
    kathy s gillen...almost 5 years ago
    Fantastic capture
  • Thanks Kathy!

    – Kim McClain Gregal

  • Tama Blough
    Tama Bloughalmost 5 years ago


  • Thanks Tama! A bit different for me!

    – Kim McClain Gregal

  • Charuhas  Images
    Charuhas Imagesalmost 5 years ago

    Great Capture Kim.

  • Thanks! Insects are not usually my subject!

    – Kim McClain Gregal

  • Rosalie Scanlon
    Rosalie Scanlonalmost 5 years ago

    Gorgeous capture Kim.

  • Thanks so much Rosalie!

    – Kim McClain Gregal

  • MelDavies
    MelDaviesalmost 5 years ago

    This is great Kim.

  • Thanks so much Mel!

    – Kim McClain Gregal

  • mrcoradour
    mrcoradouralmost 5 years ago

    This is an excellent shot, instant favorite

  • Thanks Malcolm! It was an adventure!

    – Kim McClain Gregal

  • SharonAHenson
    SharonAHensonalmost 5 years ago

    Beauty !

  • Wow! Thanks Sharon!

    – Kim McClain Gregal

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