Category Archives: Butterflies

Got Milkweed?

  T-Shirt seen for sale… Why yes we do have milkweed…

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Isolating the Subject in Photos – Insects

It is very easy to do with selective focus. Shooting with a wide aperture and creating a shallow depth of field is an effective way to feature your subject and make the background into a soft, creamy blur. Positioning your subject a greater distance … Continue reading

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Feeding Birds and Pollinators – Not Always the Best Together

This is only an anecdotal observation, but a while back I noticed something very intuitive each time I fed birds throughout the spring and summer. For many years, I stopped feeding birds after the young hatched, only to resume feeding … Continue reading

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