A Pleasant Surprise

I was very surprised and happy to find  a “new” beetle at Awenda Provincial Park in Penetanguishene (Ontario, Canada). Its colours and markings were so stunning…. It reminded me of  Canadian Native art. Staff members of Awenda Provincial Park were so kind to identify this little beauty for me. So I am proud to show […]

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Leica Macro

Most macro photos shown on this website are made with Canon gear. I have another set of equipment; The Leica Camera AG M9 with a couple of lenses. It is very nice to take macro pictures with the Leica. Even if it is very different from using the Canon 7D,  I am quite happy with the results. […]

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Shieldbug at home

Home Sweet Home

Many people ask me how I find all the little creeps.. I can only tell you that they are everywhere. You can find them too… This Shieldbug lives in the garden next to my office. The leaf is its home.

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A Friendly Spider

Eyes are watching you….

Spiders are not creepy… they are interesting and can even look funny… This little spider was only 1,5 cm big. Its face is so interesting. See how many eyes are watching us…. Doesn’t it look friendly?

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Collembola

A special category

This is a picture of a Springtail. They are no longer considered insects. So that is why I gave them a special category on my site. They are small and very cute. And it is nice to find such lovely creatures to take pictures of in winter time….

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