This week we had a visit from a Painted Lady…. …..No! Not that kind of Painted Lady; this is Monday Macro after all! The Painted Lady is a long-distance migrant, which causes the most spectacular butterfly migrations observed in Britain and Ireland. Each year, it spreads northwards from the desert fringes of North Africa, Read more about MONDAY is MACRO DAY: WEEK 5: Painted Ladies[…]
MONDAY MACROS: Large White and Green-veined White Butterflies. My Monday Macro series continues with a couple of shots of white butterflies taken yesterday in the garden. I think there is a Zen-like quality to time spent watching these elegant creatures flitting from flower to flower in search of nectar. (The phrase “ZEN and the ART Read more about MONDAY is MACRO DAY: WEEK 3: White Butterflies[…]
The opposite of minimalism is a front garden in Valletta. I rest my case…… Wouldn’t it make a fabulous 10,000 piece jigsaw? To see more OddBalls click here.
WordPress Photo Challenge: Evanescent Weather Warning: 28th May – Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain! When I saw the forecast for yesterday evening, I wanted to photograph some of our most colourful garden flowers before they were battered down by the elements. As it turned out, neither thunderstorms nor particularly heavy rain came Read more about Evanescence through a Macro Lens.[…]
When I saw this WordPress Photo Challenge : Details, my train of thought was something like this Details – Macro – Do it NOW and DON’T Resort to Looking in the Archives – Flowers – Garden – Raindrops – Flowers in the Rain (the song by 60’s group THE MOVE) – YouTube – Rain has Read more about Flowers in the Rain (The Move 1968)[…]