Monthly Archive for January, 2008

Not one for arachnophobes.

Our son rang this morning to tell me he’d caught an impressive spider, a Mygalomorph of some kind, and did I want it. Well yes, I did, and it duly arrived in a screw-top jar, tightly lidded. I had a large polystyrene box that I thought would make a good photographic studio, so I cut […]

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It’s busy on the billabong.

Beautiful mild summer day yesterday, sunny and calm, just the shot for hunting dragons and damsels out on the billabong and along the river. The billabong was first port of call and things were in full swing, Blue Skimmers patrolling and still competing for territory, some paired, and while I stood looking, a female was […]

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