Saturday, July 04, 2009

Things that fly

Four-spotted Chaser
One in approximately 24 billion attempts to photograph dragonflies in flight. Still not sharp, but I can't afford to be fussy

Hummingbird Hawkmoth
This Hummingbird Hawkmoth fed on next-door's Buddleia before visiting our Lavender and mint

Small Skipper
Small Skipper

Bumblebee

Bumblebee on Thistle (thankyou, Mother...)

photos taken with Canon EOS 30D, EF 300mm f/4L IS USM