While photographing some dragonflies the other morning, in one of my rural Missouri home gardens, a single Low-flying Amber-wing (Perithemis tenera) landed on a nearby plant. Carefully and slowly, I positioned my tripod so that I could grab a few images of this winged beauty. Here are a couple of my favorite images:
Photography Equipment Used:
- Canon 7D body
- Canon EF180mm, f/3.5 macro lens + Canon 1.4x TC
- Gitzo #1258-LVL carbon fiber tripod
- ISO 400
- Aperture f/6.3
- Shutter 1/200 sec.