Category Archives: close up

the butterfly effect

butterfly

is what we call the uncontrollable instinct any photographer gets when a butterfly passes by, to grab a camera and with bent back run after the ever moving colorful little creature. this one at least had the curtesy to be still for a second! now i need a rest and some water…

i believe this a swallowtail of some sort, potentially a pipevine swallowtail, if anyone knows and can enlighten me – please do!

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weekly photo challenge – details (in the groove)

detail

my dual turntable is fitted with a grado gold cartridge, fitting my gold colored copy of stay gold, the 3rd album by the wonderful swedish sisters forming first aid kit. if you can catch them live in concert, don’t miss the opportunity. nothing beats the details of the vinyl groove, so get into it!

portugal in a box

for a visitor the portuguese are strangely fond of tinned sardines – portugal in a box.