No meaningful snows this year in Northeast... here are a couple of shots from the past. 2011 Above 1990s below. Top is digital image. Bottom is 4x5 black and white film scanned on an Epson 3200.
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Wednesday, March 7, 2018
These flowers, called Spring Beauties, come up toward the end of March and only last for a couple of days. They are very tiny, only as large as an average thumbnail.
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Sunday, February 25, 2018
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Sunday, February 18, 2018
Wednesday, February 7, 2018
Saturday, February 3, 2018
Friday, February 2, 2018
Monday, January 29, 2018
Friday, January 26, 2018
Wednesday, January 24, 2018
A mixture of insects and spiders, predators and prey. Kind of a miserable life when you are born/hatched and then spend the rest of your life hiding from death.
Swept wing dragon fly....
If you're not large, be scary.
Think you had a bad day; at least you didn't get eaten.
His/her Mom thought he/she was cute.
Daddy Long Legs and dinner.
Monday, January 22, 2018
Aphid ranching, predation, and SPIDERS.
Above and two below, ants herding aphids. Ants feed and protect the aphids and the aphids in turn provide a sweet, nutritious secretion for the ants. Everyone is happy.
American Hover Fly getting a taste.
The shot above shows a spider which lay in wait for the hapless honey bee on a thistle..