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.
River D’ouro, Portugal ’87 Master Cake Decorator (to be) Ark
Kammy Through Lavender. Bronze Mannikins Lemon Tree Seedlings Mikey and Millie. ”Snuggling” Bobbi and Virgil Bougainvillea Benji keeping a wary eye on Val Bobbi, Cindy keeping a few clients occupied while their cakes are being iced.
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 …
Found this little one while moving a few bricks. Yes, I was a bit surprised! The Butterfly finally emerged from the Chrysalis. I missed the actual event as I was out for my morning jog. But when I got back this was what greeted me. Isn’t she beautiful? Benji has no patience and decides … More Photo Review for the past few weeks.
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 ….
Looking like the exhausts of the Space Shuttle. Light shades suspended from the overhead girders of a local shopping centre. Barn Swallows on neighbour Ben’s aerial. Photographed this afternoon) Banking East away from the late afternoon sun. Hens – ”Knocking at your back door”. To close -the marvelous ELP. … More Bits and Bobs. Odds and ends.
Fungi on Steroids? ( Back Garden, yesterday morning) And the heavens opened …. Left over Hail on the back step. Returning home an hour later. Blues Skies return. Rain over, so the bees go back to work. While others need to catch up on a few more zzzzs. Ark.