Tag Archives: Insects

Bubble-Blowing Mini Fly

A tiny fly blowing a bubble while standing on top of a tiny bud on a flowering tree. I tried to find out what kind of flowering tree and what kind of fly by looking through images on the Internet, but … Continue reading

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A True Sign of Spring

Greetings on this fine, sunny, spring day. Wow! It feels so good to be able to say that! My husband and I just returned from a low-key yet really enjoyable holiday in Dublin, Ireland. Even though I took far fewer … Continue reading

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Just A Butterfly

Butterfly at Batsford Arboretum, Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucestershire, United Kingdom. Today I captured my first butterfly, so to speak. This photo isn’t perfect (I was using a zoom lens in a slight breeze), but I like it enough to share. I think the butterfly … Continue reading

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In Search of Poppies

A friend heard about some poppy fields south of town, so one afternoon she, another friend, and I set out to find them. Although we searched south, then north, then south again and even asked a local, elderly gentleman where … Continue reading

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A Non-Hovering Hoverfly (and a Ladybug Larva)

I was taking photos of what I believe are white morning glories when a bee (I thought) landed on one of the flowers close by. As I looked closer I could tell that it wasn’t a bee, but it wasn’t a fly either. … Continue reading

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Bumblebees on a Mystery Tree

I love big, fat, fuzzy bumblebees. One day I spent almost 45 minutes following a bumblebee as it flew here and there in a large flower bed. On that day not one photo came out clear enough to keep. This bumblebee … Continue reading

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Up Close and Personal with Pink Tulips

Pretty pink tulips are blooming in my garden. How could I not take photographs? Enjoy the evolution. I didn’t realize I had such an aphid problem until I saw the babies…

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Spring Is Sprunging

This foggy photo was taken just a few days ago so, clearly, spring has not yet sprung; but, it is in process. Yesterday, I witnessed so many wonderful signs of life. Would you like to see some of the beauty … Continue reading

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