Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Signs of the changing season ..


A female common green grasshopper Omocestrus viridulus, looking for somewhere to lay her eggs .....


..... dry grasses highlighted by the afternoon sunshine ...


.... and a swallow skimming over the pastures and catching insects, building up energy reserves for the long flight south.


A pictures taken at Blanchland in Northumberland this afternoon.

3 comments:

  1. Wonderful photographs as always, thank you for sharing.

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  2. A very good afternoon it was. Superb shots.

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  3. Hi snippa and Adrian, It was a beautiful afternoon, in a lovely part of the North East..

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