Punaise

Posted by on Dec 3, 2014 | 0 comments

Punaise

J’en vois tous les ans dans mon jardin vers la fin de l’été Nikon D700, Nikkor 70-200mm + TC20E III @600mm,  f5.6, 1/1250s ISO 2000 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs...

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Bumble Bee, Delicate Assault

Posted by on Nov 4, 2013 | 0 comments

Bumble Bee, Delicate Assault

Late Spring, Montreal, 2012. This mean looking machine delicately works its magic on this flower.   Nikon D700/Nikkor 70-200mm+ TC20E-III @400mm f5.6, 1/1250s, ISO400 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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Acacia Butterfly

Posted by on Jun 21, 2012 | 2 comments

Acacia Butterfly

Late Spring, Montreal, 2012. Unidentified butterfly resting on a new acacia shoot.   Nikon D300/Nikkor 70-200mm + TC20E-III @400mm f5.6, 1/800s, ISO400 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2014

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The Red-Eye Fly

Posted by on May 31, 2012 | 4 comments

The Red-Eye Fly

Late Spring, Montreal, 2012. A red-eye fly busy feasting.   Nikon D700/Nikkor 70-200mm+ TC20E-III @400mm f5.6, 1/1250s, ISO560 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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The wasp and the Ant

Posted by on May 31, 2012 | 5 comments

The wasp and the Ant

Late Spring, Montreal, 2012. A close and disproportionate encounter.   Nikon D700/Nikkor 70-200mm+ TC20E-III @400mm f5.6, 1/1250s, ISO560 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2014

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The Wasp and the Green Leaf.

Posted by on May 29, 2012 | 2 comments

The Wasp and the Green Leaf.

Late Spring, Montreal, 2012. A wasp climbs up the green ladder.   Nikon D700/Nikkor 70-200mm+ TC20E-III @400mm f5.6, 1/1250s, ISO400 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2014

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The Peony and the Wasp

Posted by on May 28, 2012 | 2 comments

The Peony and the Wasp

Late Spring, Montreal, 2012. While dozens of peonies are being helped open with the formic acid that ants secrete. This one is being inspected by a wasp. Or perhaps just casually digesting an ant previously devoured on the next door neighbor.   Nikon D700/Nikkor 70-200mm+ TC20E-III @400mm f5.6, 1/1250s, ISO400 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2016

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Pill Bug Twirl

Posted by on Mar 12, 2012 | 6 comments

Pill Bug Twirl

Macro Table, Montreal. Pill bugs have the ability to twirl their bodies on a vertical axis. This led me to wonder what a horizontal twirl might look like. Nikon D700/Nikkor 105mmm f16, 1/2s, ISO800 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2014

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Grasshopper

Posted by on Mar 9, 2012 | 4 comments

Grasshopper

Lac Boivin, Qc.  August 2011. This baby grasshopper was basking in the sun attached to the  glass pane of a door.   Nikon D700/70-200mm f2.8 + TC20E III @400mm. f6.3, 1/1250s, ISO400 Copyright Fritschi © Photographs 2000-2014

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