Collecting the Sweets




Last week, when photographing some of the prairies in southern Missouri, I captured this nectar-hungry fly working on an Ox-eye Daisy wildflower: It’s always amazing to see what and how many different types of insects depend on our natural prairies. Photographic Equipment Used: Canon 5D Mark III body Canon 180mm, f/3.5 macro lens Bogen 3021 […]

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Ox-Eye Daisies




Today’s post features some prairie wildflowers from my trip Tuesday to Linden’s Prairie in southern Missouri. Ox-Eye daisies always catch my eye whenever I run across them on the prairie. At Linden’s Prairie, there were multiple, nice masses of these little beauties. Here are a few of my favorite ones: This next image is another […]

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Ox-eye Daisies




Today’s post features the abundant Ox-eye Daisy (Leucanthemum vulgare), which seems to be growing everywhere right now … especially along roadways and highways. After a morning at Snowball Hill Prairie, I decided to find a place where I could safely park my truck and capture some images. Here are my favorites: The toughest part of […]

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Daisy




I’m currently without internet for a few days as I embark on a short photo project. In the meantime, I have scheduled new posts to publish every morning during my short absence. So be sure to check the new posts on my blog at this link: Show-Me Nature Photography blog Quite a few Daisies (Oxeye […]

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Showy Daisy




After today’s post, I’ll be without internet for a few days as I embark on a short photo project. In the meantime, I have scheduled new posts to publish every morning during my short absence. So be sure to check the new posts on my blog at this link: Show-Me Nature Photography blog In two […]

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White Beauty … on the Prairie




Today’s post features an Ox-eyed Daisy (Chrysanthemum leucanthemum) found on the prairies of Prairie State Park (southwest Missouri) during my recent visit there:       This wildflower is always such a joy to see. It grows up to 3-feet tall and can have spectacular summer displays on the open prairie!       Online-Photography-Classes.com

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