Day six. The kitten has begun plotting my demise.
My daughter's first time meeting a kitten. We're in trouble.
Nine years later
A yellow garden spider showing her best Halloween pose
Followed a large web to a curled-up leaf. Stuck a flash in. Met the homeowner.
The rare, glorious unibrow crab spider
Found someone admiring our marigolds
Watching over the family
Woodlouse vs. funnel web spider, or the importance of armor
A spider remembering to eat her greens
You idiot - those are their stunt doubles.
🔥 A praying mantis decided to hop onto my flash during a shoot and model its claws
Neither of them can read, but it doesn't stop their nightly routine.
They heard a noise.
🔥 A jewel-green sweat bee 🔥
A jumping spider... sucking on its leg?
The goldenrod spider showing off how well her camouflage works when in her namesake
Finally caught the demise of a fly.
Pretty. I'm a break it now.
[TTM] Stanhopea Wardii (orchid)
About the size of a a thumbnail. Found in Western Massachusetts. Winged, I think.
Things that were safe before a kitten #254: putting on pants
A bee after the rain
🔥 A close look at mushrooms reproducing
🔥 A giant spider climbing a hill of skulls 🔥
Found this beauty under a blade of grass
Luna dreams of being an astronaut. Here she is in her rocketship.
Pretty sure the wine's gone bad.
First shot of the morning
Sharing her catch with pride
🔥 An Agelenidae spider emerging from a dew-covered funnel with a candy-striped leafhopper in her mandibles 🔥
A praying mantis decided to hop onto my flash during a shoot. I give you: blue steel.
ID? Western Mass, maybe an orb weaver? Was not in her web when found.
Dinner time on the web
A hummingbird moth mid-drink
Her trap is set
The rare Wilfordus Brimleyus jumping spider.
Sometimes pollen just doesn't taste meaty enough.
Seconds before attack from the Doll Crib of Doom
A nursery web spider eating a crab spider's leg. But wait. There's more.
Looking for some background on an Elgin hunter with intact case warranty
ID and reason for cloudy eyes? Small snake in Western Mass
Whiskers in the sun
A glowing glasswing butterfly