If this is the last butterfly I get to photograph this year, I don't think I'll be too disappointed. The comma, with its jagged wings and wonderful orange colouring, is one of my favourites. Also, I got to see a swallowtail for the first time in May so any butterfly beyond that was just a bonus. … Continue reading My Sunday Photo – September 16th, 2018.
It feels like I've hardly taken any dragonfly/hawker photos this year, which is odd because I think they are fascinating. To me, it feels like they are equally intrigued by what I'm up to. This one seemed very inquisitive, buzzing around me several times for a better look. We made friends at Earsham Wetland Centre, near … Continue reading My Sunday Photo – September 2nd, 2018.
I was desperate to get back to Strumpshaw Fen in June to try and see a swallowtail, our largest native butterfly (and also one of our rarest), but other things kept getting in the way. It was July 1st before I finally found an hour to pop back but it was already mid afternoon and I was … Continue reading My Sunday Photo – July 9th, 2017.