Caterpillar

Australian Grapevine Moth larvae – I’ve been watching out for these cuties on my grapevine. I have to be quick as I think the birds like them, too.  We are expecting a warm week, so maybe my grapes will ripen after all. The blackbirds are checking them daily, and the sparrows. Wikipedia says… The Australian…

The Rail Trail

Just a little bit of the Rail Trail where we went for a walk the other day.  This bit runs along the Derrinal Pool, the closest part of Lake Eppalock to Heathcote, Victoria, Australia. Eventually, the pedestrian/cycle track will run behind our place. We’ll have to get bikes then! The water is still very high…

Bees and self-pity

These honey bee photos were taken on the Nikon D3000 on auto. Like everything else this morning, my camera wasn’t all that cooperative – still, I’m happy with these few images.   I hate my book today. Yesterday, while giving the e-book formatting a final check, I noticed a missing word. I used that as…

Skipper

All four images taken this morning with the Nikon D3000, on the guided mode to soften backgrounds. I have to change back the focus point setting, methinks. I have hellish trouble getting it to focus where I want. Thanks for looking. Do have a great weekend!  🙂

Cobweb, Sally D, Mary Oliver, & Taniel

I originally drafted this post last week, but then decided I was supposed to be using an in-phone app for the processing. So, I’m dishing up my images for this week. Sally D’s Mobile Photography Challenge 1st Monday – Nature The above image was embossed with Image Majick; cropped and bevelled in GIMP. The cobweb…

Sheep

Hello again. I have some time up my sleeve before popping out to work so sharing some sheep photos I took last night. The setting sun was outlining them really nicely, but by the time I fetched the camera, it was too late, and they moved. These two live in the paddock across the lane…