Category Archives: Insects, Arachnids, etc.

A fraction of an inch

I have so many photos from the last few months that I want to share with you, but every time I think of blogging I get busy doing something else.  However, today I was experimenting with my new little macro … Continue reading

Posted in Abstract, Art, Blogging, Colours, Curves, Lines & Shapes, Flowers, Trees & Grass, Insects, Arachnids, etc., iPhone 5s, Macro Photography, Nature, Photography, Photography Experiments | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 19 Comments

It’s a wrap!

Did you know that staycations can be really awesome?  Although it would have been nice if Mikey could have taken this week off with me, being home alone for a whole week has allowed me to spend a huge amount … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Gardening, Hobbies, Insects, Arachnids, etc., Macro Photography, Nature, Photography, Reading, Relaxation, Vacations | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 26 Comments

My camera, my shield

It’s amazing what I will do for a photograph.  Things that I am normally afraid of or grossed out by are transformed into something bearable and even exciting if I am behind my camera.  Take last night for instance.  Mike … Continue reading

Posted in Architecture, Blogging, Colours, Curves, Lines & Shapes, Fears, Insects, Arachnids, etc., Macro Photography, Nature, Patterns, Photographic Challenges, Photography, Texture | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 42 Comments

Dreaming of Summer

Sunshine, no coats, soaring mercury, no boots, flowers in bloom, no hats and gloves, monarch butterflies gathering nectar, no twice daily application of body lotion to stop the dry skin itching.  Yes, it’s the time of year when I whine … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Dreams, Flowers, Trees & Grass, Insects, Arachnids, etc., Nature, Photography, Summer, Winter | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 36 Comments

Ewwwwwwww!!!

Spiders are pretty gross overall, but I’m ok with them as long as I can see where they are and they’re not crawling on me.  However, there is something about spiders with big, fat bodies that just sends shivers up … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Dundalk, Ontario, Focus, Humour, Insects, Arachnids, etc., Macro Photography, Photographic Challenges, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 14 Comments

Creepy Crawly Critter

Today I am journeying back into my archives once again.  It’s really fun to do that occasionally because it brings back so many memories.  This particular photo was taken a few years ago when my son, Bryan, was taking part … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Children, Insects, Arachnids, etc., Macro Photography, Memories, Nature, Ontario, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 14 Comments

Beauty at the beach

Even though the purpose of our drive over to Lake Huron was to find lighthouses to photograph, I always have my eyes open for animals, birds, and insects, and Point Clark seemed to be a favourite place for butterflies.  As … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Colours, Curves, Lines & Shapes, Exploring, Flowers, Trees & Grass, Insects, Arachnids, etc., Lake Huron, Nature, Patterns, Photography, Point Clark, Ontario | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 23 Comments