Thursday, 23 July 2009

Tuesday, 21 July 2009

Bempton yesterday

Desperate for something to photograph took a trip to Bempton yesterday. If all birds were so accomodating !

Sunday, 19 July 2009

More mini beasts

I think this must be a Red-tailed bumble bee male
These caterpillars, about 1cm long, new hatched, were feeding on Oak leaves.
Bellow are the egg shells they must have hatched out of. Any know what they are.

Saturday, 18 July 2009

Mini Beasts O.G.P.

Southern Hawker I think
14 Spot Ladybird

Harlequin 3rd stage larvae

Harlequin dark type Ladybird

Another Harlequin looking completely different to the other above

Sunday, 12 July 2009

Ducking and Diving

This brood of 14 Tufted Duck at Redcar Tarn today. I think it could be a creche as 2 weeks ago there were 2 broods of about 8 or 9.

Thursday, 9 July 2009

In my garden today

Still waiting for my lens to get repaired, having to satisfy myself with shooting close up in my garden.

Monday, 6 July 2009

Members only Res today

Six-Spot Burnet Moth
Chimney Sweeper moth

Large Skipper female.

Common Blue male.

Common Blue female on one of larva food plants, Bird's foot Trefoil.

Sunday, 5 July 2009


Just outside the BOG area , this was taken near Weeton.

Saturday, 4 July 2009

The Beauty of Moths At Caldene Fields

Map-Winged Swift

Angle Shades
Burnished Brass