Blog launched: Sept 1, 2010

Saturday, February 28, 2015

A dangerous insect

801_5143 [A dangerous insect]

This fly bites badly. Please don't get too close to the photo! And keep children in a safe distance!

What's it called? I wonder.

Photographed in Holargos on May 14, 2014




Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Viola hymettia

801_8698 [Viola hymettia]
 

About 3 cm tall, less than 2 cm wide and most importantly ... beautiful!

Photographed on Mt. Hymittos on February 7, 2015

Saturday, February 21, 2015

Neotinea lactea

IMG_0021 [Neotinea lactea]
 

Photographed on Mt. Hymittos on January 29, 2015


Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Ophrys lupercalis

801_8684 [Ophrys lupercalis]
 

Photographed on Mt. Hymittos on February 7, 2015


Saturday, February 14, 2015

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Fringilla coelebs

_DDD4121 [Fringilla coelebs]

Photographed on Mt. Parnitha on April 26, 2014

You can use the audio player below to listen to the bird if you like. 


recording © Pamela C. Rasmussen
original recording modified by the blogger

Saturday, February 7, 2015

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Full moon over Aigina

801_6993 [Full moon over Aigina]

Poor guy! Going up again and again every night must be very tiring!

Photographed on August 10, 2014