Tag Archives: #insects

Close-Up… and Personal! Lens-Artists PC!

I’m rather late again with this week’s challenge but again, how could I resist the urge of doing a close-up gallery? No… I can’t! So… without much further ado… here we go! Thanks to Leya for this week’s challenge! It … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s Word – Wonderful!

Yesterday was a damp sort of day – grey, chilly and damp – interspersed with wet mizzle. So… after yesterday’s post… telling you all about Port Elizabeth and sharing the link to a sunny seaside surfing site… I needed to … Continue reading

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Bee Seen…

I was looking through the May 2017 folder for a specific photo – that of a fishing boat taken at Kilmore Quay fishing port – but if also found lots of other photos that are all good to see again… … Continue reading

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Flappery Friday!

For the want of a better word… how about flappery? I mean… how do you describe the commotion when a wasp is fighting a butterfly? Not often one has the luck of getting a few shots of the wasp subduing … Continue reading

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Motoring Mono Monday!

Motoring Mono Monday! Yep… I’ve long wanted to place a few of these photos. Have you ever tried to get snaps off at a hummingbird hawk moth? (Do click here to read an article on BirdWatchIreland’s site about the moths … Continue reading

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Friday Flutters – Tattered!

There’s a sheltered, grassy spot at our favourite beach, beneath the cliff, where we’ve seen a few hardy creatures who haven’t quite got used to the idea that summer is moving on… this one posed happily for us… the adult … Continue reading

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Nellie en die Fotosessie

Notes/ Notas: This is episode ten of my version of Nellie’s plight // hierdie is episode tien van my weergawe van Nellie se verhaal. Nellie is Hester’s creation, click here to read her first instalment and challenge // Nellie is Hester se skepping, kliek hier om haar … Continue reading

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My Weekly Challenge – O for Out There!

We’ve reached “O”… going along just fine. As I believe my blog is mostly a celebration of the outdoors I think I’ll use the word “out” as the photo tag to put together today’s gallery. As many of you know, … Continue reading

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