Fulvous hairstreak butterfly, my backyard

  1. Camera: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi
  2. Aperture: f/5.6
  3. Exposure: 1/500th
  4. Focal Length: 164mm

Pink wood sorrel, my yard

  1. Camera: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi
  2. Aperture: f/5.6
  3. Exposure: 1/160th
  4. Focal Length: 164mm

Long-tailed skipper, Fakahatchee Strand Preserve State Park

I wish this were sharper, but I’m posting it anyway because it’s such a rare sighting for me. Out there in the middle of the swamp is the only place I’ve ever seen one.

  1. Camera: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi
  2. Aperture: f/5.6
  3. Exposure: 1/200th
  4. Focal Length: 439mm

Milkweed bugs, Cypress Creek Aquatic Preserve

  1. Camera: SONY CYBERSHOT
  2. Aperture: f/2.1
  3. Exposure: 1/80th
  4. Focal Length: 12mm

Swamp lily, Cypress Creek Aquatic Preserve

  1. Camera: SONY CYBERSHOT
  2. Aperture: f/4
  3. Exposure: 1/250th
  4. Focal Length: 48mm

So, I don’t imagine there’s a ton of crossover between you nature photography buffs and this, but for the few of you who fall in that spot on my Personal Interests Venn Diagram, I started a new blog to review the books, comics, and geek reference materials I read.

Mangrove tree crab, Anne Kolb Nature Center

  1. Camera: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi
  2. Aperture: f/5.6
  3. Exposure: 1/160th
  4. Focal Length: 235mm

Tomato flower, my garden

  1. Camera: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi
  2. Aperture: f/5.6
  3. Exposure: 1/320th
  4. Focal Length: 109mm

Flame vine blossoms, my backyard

  1. Camera: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi
  2. Aperture: f/5.6
  3. Exposure: 1/400th
  4. Focal Length: 392mm

Blanket flowers, Pondhawk Natural Area

  1. Camera: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi
  2. Aperture: f/4
  3. Exposure: 1/500th
  4. Focal Length: 125mm

Lantana blossoms, Blazing Star Nature Preserve

  1. Camera: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi
  2. Aperture: f/5.6
  3. Exposure: 1/500th
  4. Focal Length: 471mm

False rosemary, Blazing Star Nature Preserve

Prickly pear cactus blossom, Blazing Star Nature Center

  1. Camera: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi
  2. Aperture: f/5.6
  3. Exposure: 1/160th
  4. Focal Length: 471mm
Halloween pennant dragonflies, Blazing Star Nature Preserve Halloween pennant dragonflies, Blazing Star Nature Preserve Halloween pennant dragonflies, Blazing Star Nature Preserve

Halloween pennant dragonflies, Blazing Star Nature Preserve

Saw palmetto blossoms, Blazing Star Nature Preserve

  1. Camera: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi
  2. Aperture: f/13
  3. Exposure: 1/200th
  4. Focal Length: 329mm