A gnat in an abandoned hornet nest.
A once common, now endangered butterfly. From the archives.
Continuing with macro photos - a blue dasher dragonfly.
Ant Milking Aphids
A previously unprocessed image from 2016.
From the archives.
A small butterfly, resting on a blade of grass. From the archives.
A gray headed conflower bud.
Eastern Tailed Blue
A male calico pennant. I shot with the A*200 f4 macro wide open to minimize depth of field and create a somewhat blurred background, but focus stacked 8 exposures of the dragonfly itself, to keep it sharp.
This little sunflower was at most a couple inches in diameter - it grew in a small pot full of other flowers. A studio close-up from the archives.
It's not blue but its a Blue Dasher - only the males are blue, this is either a female or a youngster. An in field macro photo, from the archives.
These diminutive wildflowers should be showing up in the next few weeks - this one from the archives.
A very high magnification shot of a fly's eyes... from the archives.
A focus stacked close up of a peace lily... another one from the archives.
Another macro shot of a single snow crystal - from the archives.
Another macro shot from the archives.
Another studio close up study - from the archives.
An studio macro @ 4x lifesized.
Wildflower macro from the archives.
Red Meadow Hawk
Another macro from the archives - 7 exposures, stacked in Zerene Stacker.
From the archives - a snowflake / snow crystal.