Dew collected on the head of some wild grass.
Dew on a head of grass refracting a daisy
Some more dew on head of grass...
Dew collecting on the hairy end of a wild glass of some sort.
Ant on a hot poker flower
Picture wing fly
Ant with jaws open. 4x lifesize and its on a marigold petal.
2x magnification of an ant feeding off something on a flower petal.
Mirid bug framed by a pink background from a flower.
Mirid bug with some dew on it fron this morning
Feeding bee of some sort, don't know the species, about 6mm in size
Crab spider with its meal
Jumping spider on a clivia leaf
5x life size of a bee feding off pollen. Narrow DoF used.
Bee feeding of a hot poker stymen that look like bananas
Mirid bug checking out the view
Mantis up close. Used a new lighting setup on the MP-E 65mm. Slave flash to light the background, was not always successful.
Unsure on species
Dead leaf mantis which I photographed while it was looking at me. Lavendar grows behind it which gives the purple hue...
Same jumoing spider on green can. Macro photo at about 3x life size.
Close up of a jumper's eyes
Jumping spider photographed sitting on a green can. Macro photo taken at about 3 times life size.
Jumping spider close up of its eyes. Photographed at 5x life size to try show detail in the eyes.
Shot at 3x life size and stacked from 4 images due to very thin DoF
Extreme close up of a jumping spiders face and eyes.
Ant on the petal of a yellow daisy, shot at about 4 times lifesize
Jumper sitting on kitchen table top, photographed at about 3 times life size.
Jumping spider sitting on a blue surface
Leaf hopper on the petal of a marigold. 4x maginification.
Some insect on the orange petal of a Californian poppy
2 drops of dew on a blade of grass refracting a poppy that is in the background...
Dew settled on this crane fly in the morning which kept the insect still enough to photograph. Generally they move around a lot in the middle of the day and are difficult to get a good shot of.
My first Robber Fly photo back in 2010, managed to find him in amongst the grass. Highlights are a little over exposed.
Older 2010 photo
Macro image of a insect on a flower with settled dew on its wings