Got pretty lucky to spot the little lady last night inside my garage, so I scrambled for my SP90 + 2x TC before letting the poor thing out. Next morning, I might’ve noticed the same one on a leaf outside, but it escaped before I could get any more shots […]

2:1 Ladybug and Spider

Story really begins last year when I decided to make the best of 2 free tickets to Firefly by getting a harmless looking, mirrorless setup to take where “no professional cameras are allowed” and capture me some real memories without even trying to suffer using my D5100 in anything but […]

Df Goes to Firefly 2017!

Never mind drinking Greenhouse Tavern of their PBR dry once, but this time was for good as they cut the distributor contract since only one or two more people ever ordered it besides myself (and clearly not in the same quantities). Incidentally it was my Df’s first night out, so […]


So found one of these guys cold and sluggish inside the garage this morning, and 55* really isn’t flight weather for them. Fed it some watered down clover honey, then proceeded to get something out of the encounter for myself with the help of some natural props:

Garage Honey Bee

This spring’s goal is to catch a bumblebee or a forest bee in flight (on or off flower as well) while filling 70% of the frame with it. I found an injured one while skating last night and decided to use the opportunity to get some first macro shots of […]

Start of the macro bee project