Another Visit to Sebberup

Around three days after my first visit to Sebberup this year, I went by there again to see if more dragonflies had emerged. This time there were a lot more Pyrrhosoma nymphula and Cordulia aenea. I also spotted a few Coenagrion pulchellum. Especially…

Dragonfly Season 2020 Has Begun

April has been really warm and sunny this year, so I have just been waiting for the first dragonflies to emerge. I was out looking once in late April but without any success. Went out again today to an area called Sebberup with several smaller…

Photos of Male Sympetrum fonscolombii Added

Shortly after my first ever encounter with Sympetrum fonscolombii, I drove to another lake close to where I live. Here I spotted several small red dragonflies clearly looking like Sympetrum but behaving differently than I am used to. They…

New Species Added to the Photo Gallery

It does not happen often that I get to photograph a new dragonfly species, but this year the Sympetrum fonscolombii has been relatively abundant. This is probably due to a larger migration from the south. It is normally a rare species here in…

Dragonfly Season 2019 Has Started

This year the first half of May has been a lot colder than usual, but despite this the first damselflies started to show end April and beginning May. I have been out with the camera a couple of times now, visiting the nearby location Randalparken.…

New Species Spotted At Randalparken

I have started exploring a local spot called Randalparken not far from where I live. I have visited it before in the past years and it is inhabited by several different dragonfly species including the relatively rare Lestes viridis. This…

Dragonfly Season 2018 Has Begun

It has almost been like summer here in Denmark for several days now, with very sunny and warm weather. So, I have been visiting Rands Fjord a couple of times during the last days. At my first visit I only spotted a few Pyrrhosoma nymphula,…

Photographing Libellula Depressa at Rands Fjord

Many new species of dragonflies and damselflies are emerging right now as the weather becomes warmer and summer comes closer. Another trip to Rands Fjord and several Libellula depressa were now to be seen. Libellula depressa looks sort of a…

Another Trip to Rands Fjord

Yesterday, I drove by Rands Fjord to see if more dragonfly species had emerged. There wasn't much sun and the wind was quite strong, so not the best conditions for photographing dragonflies. Still, I spotted a few Cordulia aenea, and many…

Dragonfly Season 2017 Has Started

This weekend I went out to my favorite local dragonfly location Rands Fjord, hoping to spot the first dragonflies and damselflies of this season. The spring has been very cold and windy, so my expectations were not that high. However, I was…