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Sunlit Hovers

A Hoverfly enjoying some evening sunshine

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The Big Sunflower

This past week I took pictures of the big sunflower as it progressed.

The sunflower is 11 feet tall.

Gradually the parts of the flower opened, from the outside edges toward the center. 110 more words


Castle Loch

Today’s guest picture shows a typically British summer seaside view.  It was taken at Hastings by my sister Mary, who blames the strong and chilly wind for the absence of fun lovers. 894 more words


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


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