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Alan Cann
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The Searcher
Composite image, foreground/midground-distance. Agonized for ages over this one. Nikon D7200 Tokina 100mm f/2.8 f9 1/160 ISO 100

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Marbled Beauty
Marbled Beauty, Bryophila domestica . Nikon D7200 Tokina 100mm f/2.8 f16 1/200 ISO 100

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A romantic gesture
Lest anyone say that I lack romance, I've just given my beloved a bouquet of Canadian Fleabane. A romantic gesture, and could be very useful in the right circumstances. Canadian Fleabane, Conyza canadensis . Sony ILCE-6000 E PZ 16-50mm F3.5-5.6 OSS f11 50mm...

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Altocumulus stratiformis
I've had an incipient Cloudscapes project in mind for a long time now, but with how crazy life is at the moment, I'd have to be mad to embark on a new project right now. Wouldn't I? iPhone 6s Plus f2.2 4.2mm ISO 25

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Mouse Moth
After a quiet couple of weeks in the moth trap, Is It Autumn Already? Mouse Moth, Amphipyra tragopoginis . Nikon D7200 Tokina 100mm f/2.8 f16 1/200 ISO 100

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Not so green as it's cabbage looking
A green grasshopper, but not as green as the Meadow Grasshopper. The Lesser Marsh Grasshopper is a recent (15 years) arrival in the East Midlands. Lesser Marsh Grasshopper, Chorthippus albomarginatus . Nikon D7200 Tokina 100mm f/2.8 f16 1/160 ISO 720

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At the going down of the sun
Sony ILCE-6000 E 55-210mm F4.5-6.3 OSS f5 84mm 1/4000 ISO 100

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The Big Bang
I've never shot fireworks before beyond pointandclick. This time I did the whole thing properly. Technically I'm pleased with the result but I'm not the world's biggest firework fan - after the first few they all start to look the same to me. Sony ILCE-6000...

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Great Willowherb
Maintenance free, grows anywhere, supports a wide range of insects - what's not to like? OK, it is a tiny bit invasive... I tried an Orton effect on this one, but as usual didn't like and deleted it. One day, I'll get my Orton on. Great Willowherb, Epilobiu...

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Surveillance
Watching me watching him watching me. The variation in this species continues to amaze me . But then... Brown-lipped Snail, Cepaea nemoralis . Nikon D7200 Tokina 100mm f/2.8 f16 1/160 ISO 450
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