One of the nice finds in the river on Dartmoor was this Polycelis felia flatworm One of the interesting features of this species is the eyes that it has all the way round the edge of its body. Related posts: Rheotanytarsus sp midge larva case Leuctridae Stonefly larva in East Dart River Diving beetle larva…Details
Plenty of garden spiders around at the moment, so while in Wat Tyler Park I decided to get a few shots of some with my wide angle and my macro. Related posts: Broad bodied chaser dragonfly wide angle Wide angle emperor dragonfly and reed warbler Wasp spider wide angle Garden Chafer and Cardinal Beetle Pyrochroa…Details
When dipping the river at Bellever on Dartmoor I found a strange looking tube made of sand. I turned out to be the case of a Rheotanytarsus sp midge larva. Sadly it didnt seem to be occupied, but a new one for me anyway. Related posts: Pond olive mayfly and case building chironomid midge Phantom…Details
As you may have guessed from recent posts I have had a few goes at shooting pond creatures with a white background. They great thing about these images is it is easy to play around with them and make things like a make a collage of them. Here is my first attempt: Related posts: Great…Details
A few shots from this evening of a lovely vixen.
Popped over to West Canvey Marsh RSPB reserve yesterday in my lunch break to see the Lesser Yellow Legs, a bird I have never seen before. It was a distant view, and sadly the design at West Canvey means all birds on the far side of the lake there are and the birds on the…Details