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Mean Muggin' (Blue Dasher Dragonfly, Pachydiplax longipennis)

You can’t beat the eyes on these male blue dashers; the females are beautiful in their own right, but not the same electric bluish-green. Kinda rushed the post-processing on this one…I guess I’ll let others tell me what is lacking (I have a couple ideas though!). 38 more words

Macro Photography

Another Visit

I saw another grasshopper inside our home. Husband made me take pictures so naturally, I did. I wasn’t really in the mood to edit pictures. I was feeling lazy and I told him that this image is a reflection of what I was feeling today. 67 more words


Act Now: Blue-bodied Inspiration! (Oil Beetle, Meloe sp.)

Quick post: I have a lot of back up in my archives, including five year-old shots of the first and only other oil beetle (family… 325 more words

Macro Photography

FALL BERRIES (Macro Moments Challenge: Week 15)

FromĀ Cee’s page, I learned about a new photography challenge – the Macro Moments Challenge. Since I take quite a lot of close up photos (perhaps by necessity, there being no scenic scenes hereabouts that would require panoramic shots :-) ) I am quite thrilled to find a place to inspire me. 90 more words