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Summer Colors

The Big Meadows area of Shenandoah National Park is a big, wide-open prairie-like saddle tucked between the park’s hardwood forests. It’s about midway along the Skyline Drive in Shenandoah N.P. 80 more words

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Swallowtails

We just answered a regular reader’s question about the swallowtails we featured yesterday and thought perhaps we should show a comparison of all the swallowtails we happen to have photos of. 254 more words

Backyard Habitat

Big and Bold

You can only say that of the swallowtails! This is the dark phase of the more familiar–yellow–Eastern Tiger Swallowtail!

Backyard Habitat

Backyard Long Lens Photography

A few weeks ago I purchased a new Nikon D500 body for shooting the upcoming college football season and I’ve been getting myself in practice so that I’m ready to go, just like the players are doing now.   212 more words

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Tattered tails

Butterflies are such amazing creatures to observe.  The way the flit about through a garden and search through the flowers for their favorite nectar it a great joy to watch.   247 more words

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Swallowtail and thistle

There is not denying that it is exciting to capture unusual moments, like a snake swallowing a catfish, or to photograph a new species, as I have done recently with dragonflies. 205 more words

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