Dogbane Beetle 2
This image really shows it's iridescence
Male Eastern Amberwing
One of the smallest dragonfly species
Shot from a lower perspective
Perched Halloween Pennant
She was quite cooperative!
Cranefly blown into a water filled roadside ditch....yes, I fished it out and made the previous photo
Looks rather like a "Spy vs. Spy" character from Mad magazine
Nymph and Adult
Planthoppers.....plants were covered in them!
Planthopper nymphs (acanalonia conica). Top one is slightly unsharp,but DOF here was only 1/4 inch or so.....
Waiting In the Shadows
Patience is a virtue
Halloween Pennant ..Close Up
Nice when one sits still!
I love nature, as you can tell from my images! I believe when the light is right,all things have an inherent beauty to them,and that is what I try to capture. By no means am I a professional, and I limit my editing to slight adjustments in color and contrast....no HDR for me!