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Mayfly and Shadow

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1/200s, f22, 800ISO, autoWB, 90mm Tamron macro.

This small mayfly (Ephemeroptera) with red eyes and clear wings and abdomen is very delicate.

Written by Dalila

June 3, 2017 at 6:36 pm

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Intent on Pollinating

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1/200s, f10, 200ISO, autoWB, 90mm Tamron macro.

The bumblebees are still attracted to the kale flowers.

Written by Dalila

June 1, 2017 at 9:59 am

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Jewelwing

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1/160s, f7.1, 200ISO, autoWB, 105mm.

While I was unprepared for macros (I had my regular lens out this evening), I was still able to get a good shot of this ebony jewelwing (Calopteryx maculata) in the leaves.

Written by Dalila

May 31, 2017 at 11:43 am

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Grouse on Nest

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1/200s, f7.1, 400ISO, autoWB, 90mm Tamron macro.

I was able to get off one frame of this grouse sitting on her nest before she startled and flew away.

Written by Dalila

May 28, 2017 at 1:59 pm

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Ant on Flower

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1/60s, f4.8, 1000ISO, autoWB, 90mm Tamron macro.

Ants dine on nectar of wild strawberry (Fragaria vesa) this evening.

Written by Dalila

May 12, 2017 at 8:05 pm

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Water Strider in Flood

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1/80s, f6.3, 800ISO, autoWB, 105mm. cropped

I went down to the creek at peak high water and saw a water strider (Hemiptera: Gerridae) in the lee of my bench.

Written by Dalila

May 6, 2017 at 10:26 am

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Dark Mayfly

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1/250s, f18, 400ISO, autoWB, 90mm Tamron macro.

Dark mayflies abound.

Written by Dalila

April 29, 2017 at 7:38 am

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