Orthetrum Cancellatum Dragonflies Mating

By Peter Sabol, (Croatia)

A pair of black-tailed skimmers (Orthetrum cancellatum) perching on a stem near the water at a local pond in Palovec while mating. This gave Petar Sabol the opportunity to capture this well-focused image of these two strikingly-coloured dragonflies.
Competition: 2014
Insect order: Dragonflies and damselflies