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Forum: Foto Fair 10 Hours Ago
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Posted By Harold Gough
Re: Cooperative Jay

Adult Jays take off at a glimpse of me through window.

Harold
Forum: Foto Fair 18 Hours Ago
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Posted By Harold Gough
Re: Communal Dragonfly, Butterfly and Insect photo thread

Thanks, Mark.

Useful here for lifting the dragon out of the background debris.

Harold
Forum: Foto Fair 21 Hours Ago
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Posted By Harold Gough
Re: Communal Dragonfly, Butterfly and Insect photo thread

Black-tailed Skimmer Male At Rest

This is the same male of which I recently posted images showing mating.

Males of this species like to rest on the ground. The pond water had retreated from...
Forum: Foto Fair 1 Day Ago
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Sticky: Picture trail
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Posted By Harold Gough
Re: Picture trail

Shield-bug

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Forum: Foto Fair 1 Day Ago
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Posted By Harold Gough
Re: Communal Dragonfly, Butterfly and Insect photo thread

Field Grasshopper Chorthippus brunneus

In a different genus from that of the Common Green Grasshopper, I had not photographed this before. I think the variant and the nymph are of this species but...
Forum: Foto Fair 2 Days Ago
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Posted By Harold Gough
Re: Communal Dragonfly, Butterfly and Insect photo thread

Common Green Grasshopper Omocestus viridulus

This is one of what I believe to be three species I photographed recently at Decoy Heath Reserve on the open heathland. There are many forms and...
Forum: Software 3 Days Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 202
Posted By Harold Gough
Everything

I think this software was installed by the specialist who sorted out my PC.

When I want to find a file, of which I know at least part of the name, I find the search box at the bottom of the W10...
Forum: Foto Fair 3 Days Ago
Replies: 961
Views: 242,475
Posted By Harold Gough
Forum: Foto Fair 3 Days Ago
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Posted By Harold Gough
Re: Communal Dragonfly, Butterfly and Insect photo thread

Not an option. That was all history when I got there, with the dragon long gone.

Harold
Forum: Foto Fair 3 Days Ago
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Posted By Harold Gough
Re: Communal Dragonfly, Butterfly and Insect photo thread

Walti,

See the edited version. For some reason my mind strayed to Orange Tips.

Harold
Forum: Foto Fair 3 Days Ago
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Posted By Harold Gough
Re: Communal Dragonfly, Butterfly and Insect photo thread

I'm not sure if anyone has answered that but it is a male Small White.

The female Brimstone is uniformly pale yellow with the undersides of the hind wings a bit more greenish. The forewings have...
Forum: Foto Fair 3 Days Ago
Replies: 2,721
Views: 1,904,593
Posted By Harold Gough
Re: Communal Dragonfly, Butterfly and Insect photo thread

The stereos are crosseye.

Olympus EM-1 (aperture priority), Olympus 4/3 x2 TC, Olympus 4/3 50mm f2 macro, f9 except f11 for the last, hand-held.

Harold

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Forum: Foto Fair 4 Days Ago
Replies: 961
Views: 242,475
Posted By Harold Gough
Re: Communal flowers, trees, plants and fungi thread

This is a common issue.

I have found a way with cheap and readily available material which will at least give anyone the crosseye stereo experience, if not very practical.

Obtain two of the...
Forum: Foto Fair 4 Days Ago
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Views: 1,904,593
Posted By Harold Gough
Re: Communal Dragonfly, Butterfly and Insect photo thread

Orthetrum cancellatum Black-Tailed Skimmer Mating

I shot these on my first visit to Decoy Heath Reserve on 28 May. They chose this cluttered, stoney beach to land on. The males, in articular ware...
Forum: Foto Fair 5 Days Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 299
Posted By Harold Gough
Re: Ectemnius Cephalotes

That looks more likely. Strangely, as our most widespread species, it is absent from my book.

Harold
Forum: Foto Fair 5 Days Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 299
Posted By Harold Gough
Re: Ectemnius Cephalotes

Lovely images but the lack of a yellow stripe across the back of the thorax and the striping along the legs, makes me doubt that it is cephalotes. Some of the species are very difficult to separate....
Forum: Foto Fair 5 Days Ago
Replies: 20
Views: 520
Posted By Harold Gough
Re: Throstle

A nice set. It looks like the WB was wrong for the third.

Harold
Forum: Foto Fair 5 Days Ago
Replies: 961
Views: 242,475
Posted By Harold Gough
Re: Communal flowers, trees, plants and fungi thread

Two Heathland Orchids

These were at Decoy Heath Reserve on 28 May. I have various orchid books but I give up on species identification.

Olympus EM-1 (aperture priority), Olympus 4/3 x2 TC,...
Forum: Foto Fair 6 Days Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 173
Posted By Harold Gough
Loxanthocereus hoxeyi a Species Unknown 10 Years Ago

I recently obtained some grafted individuals of this delightful, miniature species, which was described (as a Borzicatus species) only in 2013.
...
Forum: Foto Fair 6 Days Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 713
Posted By Harold Gough
Re: Hummingbird Hawk Moth

I don't recall any lepidopteran being attracted, in daylight, to our several sprawling honeysuckle plants.

Harold
Forum: Foto Fair 1 Week Ago
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Posted By Harold Gough
Re: Communal Dragonfly, Butterfly and Insect photo thread

Emperor Dragonfly Laying Eggs

This is a combination of visits on two occasions to two well-separated ponds at Decoy Heath reserve. In each case there was just the one female. They lay their eggs...
Forum: Foto Fair 1 Week Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 233
Posted By Harold Gough
Re: Ruddy Darters Mating

Thanks. More dragons tomorrow, probably in the communal insect thread.

Harold
Forum: Foto Fair 1 Week Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 156
Posted By Harold Gough
Alder Leaf Beetle Agelastica alni, a Rare Find

I encountered this beetle twice (5 & 11 July) on regenerating foliage of an Alder tree at decoy Heath Nature Reserve, in Berkshire. There were at least 5, no more than 6 or 7. It was not in my quite...
Forum: Foto Fair 1 Week Ago
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Views: 1,904,593
Posted By Harold Gough
Re: Communal Dragonfly, Butterfly and Insect photo thread

I have just been informed (British Dragonfly Society) that the bronze colour of the thorax is a sign of old age.

Harold
Forum: General accessories 1 Week Ago
Replies: 12
HELP! Lens covers
Views: 601
Posted By Harold Gough
Re: Lens covers

I was waiting for someone to say that. That is precisely my experience with insects. They respond to hand movements e.g. to focus via the focus ring.

Any upward movement is unnatural and is likely...
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