A HawkMoth hovers to drink the sublime nectar of a flower
A pair of Large Red Damselflies look for a place to lay eggs.
A male Silver-studded Blue butterfly (Plebejus argus) - topside view.
A view of the wing underside of a Meadow Brown (Maniola jurtina) butterfly.
The 'Head' end of an Elephant Hawkmoth caterpillar (Deilephila elpenor) resting amongst reeds & willowherb.
A Southern Hawker Dragonfly (Aeshna cyanea) resting on a grassy bank.
Backlit & close cropped - A Pale Tussock moth caterpillar (Calliteara pudibunda) sheltering from night rain.
A stunningly coloured male Beautiful Demoiselle (Calopteryx virgo) sits on a stick above a stream.
A Golden-ringed Dragonfly (Cordulegastridae) rests briefly on woodland edge grassland.
Grey Dagger caterpillar on beech stem, his 'grey dagger' prominent against a leaf
Detailed view of a Small Tortoiseshell (Aglais urticae) Butterfly - Modified by CombineZP
Pale Tussock moth caterpillar (Calliteara pudibunda)
Detail of a Large Emerald (Geometra papilionaria) Moth; showing eye & tongue.
Black Arches Moth (Lymantria monacha) showing striped abdomen.
A somewhat pollen and dust laden Garden Tiger looks out from its hiding place.
A slug hangs off vegetation by a filament of slime.
The afternoon sun glistens on a Red Damselfly who perches on a grass flowerhead.
A moth studies its own reflection in a glass window
A resting grass hopper
Oxeye Daisy with a strikingly metallic visitor
A Speckled wood (Pararge aegeria) butterfly rests in a woodland glade.