Grasshopper, Alstroemeria and Chaffinch

16 Jul

This week’s Photo Challenge is Detail which suits me very well. Here are today’s three beautiful things in close up, showing detail. First a Field Grasshopper. I love his armour plating.



Alstroemeria light up in the sunshine and have beautiful markings.



This young bird has a crest as he flies in and lands but would not stay still enough for me to catch it.  His youth shows in the fluffy detail around the edges.

Male Chaffinch

Male Chaffinch

You will find other beautiful photos in the Challenge if you click this red link.



4 responses to “Grasshopper, Alstroemeria and Chaffinch

  1. commonprose

    July 16, 2016 at 11:54 pm

    You have a good eye for detail and an ability to capture it in photos. Are you using a digital SLR? I’m still struggling with macros.🤔

  2. jpeggytaylor

    July 16, 2016 at 6:32 pm

    Lovely shots – I especially loved the grasshopper – it looks like you’ve captured a shot of a giant creature from a Lewis Carroll film set 😀


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