This picture was taken after a rain shower in the early evening of a warm September day. Between the rain dripping off the porcelain vine berries and the bright, mixed colors of the ripening fruit I couldn’t resist getting a few photos of them.
Walking through a vineyard near Scottsville, VA, I spotted this White Admiral butterfly perched near colorful berries.
I spent some time one summer day watching and photographing the dragonflies that buzz around my backyard. This individual almost seemed to pose for me. In this shot it looks like the dragonfly is smiling for the camera.
A metallic green fly and a black ant investigate the bright orange buds of a trumpet creeper in Henrico County, VA.