I think I have seen more dragonflies this year than ever before but most of the time they have been on the move. Finally yesterday I managed to see a couple resting and soaking up the Sunshine.
I think these are both Common Darters, the first two of a female and the final two of a male.
The male amused me. The closer I got the camera the more it arched its body and spread its wings as though to make itself look larger in the presence of danger:
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