The Twelve-Spotted Skimmer

I love how decorative this Twelve-Spotted Skimmer dragonfly is:

Twelve-Spotted Skimmer - The Hall of Einar - photograph (c) David Bailey (not the)

It looks completely different against this background:

Twelve-Spotted Skimmer - The Hall of Einar - photograph (c) David Bailey (not the)

And when they are flying, they are even more spectacular:

Twelve-Spotted Skimmer - The Hall of Einar - photograph (c) David Bailey (not the)

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