Seeing Red!

Amegilla bee at poppy Fledgling Black Collared Barbet looking down its beak at me! Citrus Swallowtail on Geranium. Bottle Brush Red For Danger! Brown Button Spider.   Wild Strawberry Bird in Blue Homegrown – when you’re hot, you’re hot.

Once offs …

Of course every photograph is unique but some are more unique than others ( with apologies to Eric Arthur Blair). Sometimes one takes a shot that is neither planned nor expected and is unlikely ever to be repeated.   Here are a few that I have taken over the past couple of years. Yes, the … More Once offs …

Bits and Bobs ….

Let’s start with the Citrus Swallowtail Caterpillar I brought inside. How it was …. Below it begins the Chrysalis process. This morning … It will be a few days I expect before we see the butterfly emerge. I’ll keep you posted. At first I wondered what bird or bug had been brave enough to munch … More Bits and Bobs ….