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The Small Side Of A Swamp

I tend to move by this part of the swamps. When I do look around there is plenty of the ‘little guys’ here.

The Small Side Of A Swamp - click to enlarge
The Small Side Of A Swamp – click to enlarge

A Green Anole, also known as a Carolina Anole.

The Small Side Of A Swamp - click to enlarge
The Small Side Of A Swamp – click to enlarge

And of course the Dragon Fly is everywhere. I know there are hundreds of species, I just don’t know them. They are much larger in the marshes, and billions of them. I sometimes think they are Hummingbirds.

The Small Side Of A Swamp - click to enlarge
The Small Side Of A Swamp – click to enlarge

Skimmer Taking A Short Cut

I had the shot setup, I was ready for him to dip down and start skimming over the water. They are erratic when flying and he proved.

Skimmer Taking A Short Cut - click to enlarge
Skimmer Taking A Short Cut – click to enlarge

The bird banked a little to his right and flew behind me, over the sand.

Skimmer Taking A Short Cut - click to enlarge
Skimmer Taking A Short Cut – click to enlarge

Surprising, I caught him anyway.