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and the storm was coming
sunrise
Sunset
Girl
Smoke in a Colombo Street
Angel's trumpet
Morning Catch, Negombo.
Saddled up for fall
last time
The voice of the stars
The swedish lynx
Dewdrops on a Dragonfly
Spot-billed Pelicans
Willisville Mountain in the Fall 2018
Rely on the Madonna del Soccorso
Foggy woods in Shenandoah National Park
The sweet look of a monkey.
Lasthenia maritima ("Maritime Goldfields"; Asteraceae)
Caulanthus inflatus ("Desert Candle"; Brassicaceae)
Frilled Coquette.
Bivouac of Monarch Butterflies
"Got Corn"
Gentiana newberryi var. tiogana
16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Dewdrops on a Dragonfly

Dragonflies are warmth lovers. Being cold-blooded, they bask in sunshine to warm their bodies, before they take flight in the mornings. On cold ones, they often stay still on twigs and sticks and wait for the dewdrops to evaporate. Here’s an image made on one such morning.

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© Shashank Prabhakar.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2018
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 19, 2018, 3:54 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 60D
Focal Length: 50mm
Shutter Speed: 1/400
ISO: ISO400
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