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New on 500px : Foraging ❖ Butinage by blue_iris

Unless you have taken pictures of hoverflies, you might not realize how small these little guys can be. This one might have been a juvenile because it was merely 4 mm long. 122 more words

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Fuzzy Buzzy

I thought I’d post a picture I took the other day of a Hoverfly close-up. It looks very fuzzy – it seems to even have hairs in its eyes! 88 more words

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The lure of the cream tea

Today’s guest photo shows a bird which my brother met on a visit to Tiritiri Matangi Island near Auckland in New ZealandAfter the rain showers of yesterday, we enjoyed a day without any rain at all today and very welcome it was too.  672 more words

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