On the way to somewhere

This 14-spot Ladybird seemed to be busily moving with purpose, on its way somewhere. It hard to know where it was heading but it was definitely on the way to somewhere… In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “On the Way.”

Leafy Ladybird

I’ve been able to get out a bit with the camera this weekend, so I have a new stash of photos to share. This is one of my favourites of the weekend – a lovely little ladybird sitting on an autumn leaf. I was really pleased with how the contrasting colours came out, and theContinue reading “Leafy Ladybird”

Ladybirds (or Ladybugs if you prefer)

Today I bring you Ladybirds … or Ladybugs if that is your preference … or indeed Coccinella septempunctata if you are interested in that kind of thing … This one is slightly better focused I think and you can see more of the Ladybird, but it’s just on a stony background crawling on the wall:Continue reading “Ladybirds (or Ladybugs if you prefer)”

First Insects

Another thing I spotted while out at the weekend was a few insects. I guess the sun is bringing them out even though it’s still pretty cold with frosts some mornings. There was another big bee but he flew away before I had a chance to take a photo! I’m not entirely satisfied with theseContinue reading “First Insects”