Auckland – West                          Mainly West of Queen Street – seen through my lens

October 21, 2017

Glitter

Filed under: Black and White,macro,Patterns — paul @ 8:56 am
Moss and Dew

Moss and Dew

Dew covered mosses on the Ian Wells Track.

For more black and white images check out Dragonstar’s Weekend in Black and White.

June 10, 2015

Moth

Filed under: Insects,macro — paul @ 7:03 am
Inside Out

Inside Out

A moth had chosen to spend the day on a window to our deck. The morning was cold, so there was no danger of it flying away. Taken from the inside out and from the outside in. Flew away later in the day. (A black towel for background.)

Any suggestions of ID?

Outside In

Outside In

May 2, 2015

The Spider

Filed under: Black and White,macro — paul @ 7:09 am
Spider and Shadow

Spider and Shadow

The strong morning sun shone on the board and batten cladding of our house, loved the play of light and shadows. Unidentified spider.

For more black and white images check out Dragonstar’s Weekend in Black and White.

February 27, 2015

Curled

Filed under: macro,Trees — paul @ 7:07 am
Fern (Mamaku) - Detail

Fern (Mamaku) – Detail

I love seeing the unfurling fern fronds. Here a developing pinna of a black tree fern (Mamaku, Cyathea medullaris).