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Nature picspam [20160812|16:31]
Mad Scientess Jane Expat
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Normally I only post these photos to [community profile] common_nature, but I want to have a record of them here on my own journal. Hence, here is a series of wildlife photos I've taken through this spring and summer, mostly with my 100 mm macro lens.

22-spot ladybird
22-spot ladybird.

Small tortoiseshell butterfly
Small tortoiseshell butterfly.

Speckled wood butterfly
Speckled wood butterfly.

Speckled wood butterfly (side)
Speckled wood butterfly (side view).

Five spot burnet moth
Five-spot burnet moth (day-flying).

Iridescent green flower beetle
Iridescent green flower beetle.

Cactus flower
Cactus flower. The cacti in our conservatory have all bloomed this year. We've had some of them for seven years or so and this is the first time they've bloomed.

Galloping horses
Horses galloping across the field over the canal from us.

Junco in the bird bath
Junco in the bird bath. (Taken at my parents' house in the Pacific Northwest.)

Towhee in the wisteria
Towhee in the wisteria. (See above; same location.)

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[User Picture]From: melissa_maples
2016-08-12 20:37 (UTC)
Wow, I love these!
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[User Picture]From: nanila
2016-08-14 21:25 (UTC)
YAY! Thank you! (A compliment from the master, I prize it highly!)
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[User Picture]From: mysterysquid
2016-08-13 05:29 (UTC)
Gorgeous shots. :D
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[User Picture]From: nanila
2016-08-14 21:25 (UTC)
Thank you! :D
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