Tuesday, 26 May 2015

Latticed Heath

The first Latticed Heath that I've seen on my Old Warden Tunnel butterfly transect. I only had my phone with me so the quality isn't so good I'm afraid...

Monday, 25 May 2015

South of Marston Thrift

Windy conditions south of Marston Thrift were a challenge for macro photography with its narrow depth of field, but at least things weren't flying around too much in the overcast cool weather. My flash was also on the blink (every pun intended) only firing when it felt like it!

A male Common Blue:

A female Common Blue on ox-eye daisy:

A Small Heath:

A Lackey moth larva:

Small Tortoseshell larvae on nettles:

Aphids on sorrel, tended by ants: