Tuesday, June 15, 2010

A Closer Look: Part 3

This is part 3 of a series featuring beautiful nature sightings captured on our lovely property in the country. I welcome identification corrections.

A diminutive House Wren takes up residence in a bluebird nest box custom made by a dear friend

The metallic green beauty of a Halictid Bee

The splendid colors of young maple leaves

A little bunny enjoys a delectable daisy salad (photo taken 7/2009)

This radiant Eastern Pondhawk Dragonfly blends in well with the green foliage

A Great Spangled Fritillary Butterfly explores the fruit of a sumac tree

A Gold-backed Snipe Fly perches upon a leaf

An exuberant Gray Catbird showcases its vocal abilities

The delicate wings of a Widow Skimmer Dragonfly


Shelley said...

This is a gorgeous series! The clarity and eye popping color you capture are amazing! Love those dragonflies!

Anonymous said...

All your posts are delightful but I have to admit, this one is my favorite...the little bunny with the daisy in her mouth stole my heart!!

MikeyBoy50 said...

Oh God this is a nice series,
I like the bunny and the
dragonfly most...

Debbie Miller @HooootOwl said...

Another nice series Julie, You sure find unique bugs in the country, love the gold backed snipe fly. Especially cute bunny!

Kerri said...

Oh my.... these are EXCELLENT! WOW!

cindyzlogic said...

Just absolutely outstanding photography, Julie! The bunny capture is priceless.

Anonymous said...


Great work my friend. The flower bunny is out of this world