Thursday, July 17, 2014

Around The House

I have been camping all week enjoying a cool July. It is the best weather and I haven't ran out of things to do.



         
                                          Sphinx Moth, sometimes called a hummingbird moth













                                                                    Wapsie Willie

15 comments:

  1. I love butterflies. That first image is so great. Love your dog as well.

    Mersad
    Mersad Donko Photography

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  2. Steve- Your little dog's face resembles Winston Churchill! He is one serious and resolute little dog!

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  3. So many pretty flowers. I'm still waiting for my hydrangea to bloom. They'll be a while yet

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  4. Love your 'summer' photos especially the flowers (of course) and the butterflies.. We are having a great July so far here too... It's been much cooler and no humidity much... (Wonder what August has in store for us?????? ha)

    Hugs,
    Betsy

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  5. You have a one - two punch here with flowers and insects.

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  6. A cool July? Well it is 15* cooler here today and it's 96*! Lol.
    Love those hummingbird moths. They are so unusual.
    Cheri

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  7. I got a new camera. Hopefully my photos will be like yours someday.

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  8. beautiful flowers. it's been a fairly mild summer here so far this year.

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  9. The Sphinx Moth is pretty amazing and some lovely shots - always good to see photos of plants and some fauna ... and Wapsie Willi .. he looks relaxed!

    Cheers Hilary

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  10. An especially lovely and colourful collection, Steve. I would love to see a hummingbird moth. Such an interesting creature.

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  11. I remember long ago when in my ignorance I did take a picture of that moth think it was a hummingbird. Duh.........:)

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  12. I can see why the sphinx moth is called a hu8mmingbird moth. It really looks like one.

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  13. Beautiful. Especially like the 7th shot of the Butterfly.

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  14. I think I saw a hummingbird moth in Zion Park once. Looks like a good-sized drone? Do their caterpillars look like bed pillows?

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  15. I have never seen that orange butterfly in my neck of the woods. Cool!

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