Obelisking is a way of keeping body temperature down, by minimal exposure of body surface to the sun.

Vechtdal, Overijssel, Netherlnds

Canon 7D, 100-400 mm USM Canon lens


banded demoiselle, damselfly, obelisking


  • Tainia Finlay
    Tainia Finlayabout 4 years ago

    A stunning macro Robert and I appreciated the info!

  • sarnia2
    sarnia2about 4 years ago

    Wow! This truly is cool Robert.

  • Cool is the word, that’s what its trying to do “cool down” lol

    – Robert Abraham

  • sarnia2
    sarnia2about 4 years ago

    Ah! Well there you are! using the right word and not having a clue what it was trying to do! A woman’s intuition?? :))

  • Ray Clarke
    Ray Clarkeabout 4 years ago

  • klikker
    klikkerabout 4 years ago

    Brilliant Robert. As always my friend.

  • João Castro
    João Castroabout 4 years ago

    Great shot!

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