I will let the images tell the story here..... Eyes locked onto prey - before swooping down unseen - this is the last moment many a Dragonfly will be experiencing right now!
Then, like a missile zipping across the scrape below Dragonfly radar, lunch is a foregone conclusion!
After swooping upwards into a glide, time to feast on the 'catch' after biting off the wings. In the second image (a bit distant), both talons are loaded with food!
I managed to 'lock on' to a few dissection sequences!
Not sure what's going on here!
this was the closest encounter!
before drifting off for another sorte......