August 17, 2013

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Deep in the sun-searched growths, the dragonfly hangs like a blue thread loosed from the sky.  – Dante Gabriel Rossetti

 

FOCUS:  Nature

I went to photograph the beautiful gardens at Washington Park today, and much to my delight a little dragonfly just happened to perch itself on top of a nearby flower.  It sat there for a long time watching me, seemingly curious about my camera and anxious to have its portrait taken.  If you look closely, it even appears to be smiling for the camera.  Simply adorable…