TigerHead's photos


  • Battered But Not Beaten

    The Black Swallowtail ranges from southern Canada south to Florida and Costa Rica west to the Rocky Mountains and eastern Arizona south to Mexico and Peru. While I have photos of immaculately perfect specimens, this rugged, fighting individual intrigued…

  • Twilight Poser

    Great Blue Heron - posing for me at twilight. Nature preserve, October, 2017 (Please view in LightBox or in larger sizes for best effect)

  • In Late July, the Swallowtails Returned

    Hadn't seen them all year. was much relieved to see several on this day. Nature preserve, July 2017 (Please View in Light Box or larger sizes for best effect)


  • Structures Developed by Nature

    Queen Anne's Lace, shot from beneath - highlighted by dappled rays of shifting sunlight. Nature preserve, July, 2017 (Please View in Light Box or larger sizes for best effect)

  • Structures Developed by Nature (detail)

    Queen Anne's Lace, shot from beneath - highlighted by dappled rays of shifting sunlight. Nature preserve, July, 2017. In the larger view, the similarity in structure to the concepts of vaulting used to construct the towering cathedrals of the Middle Ages…

  • Clear-Winged Hummingbird Moth (Hemaris Thysbe)

    My favorite insects are back for about one week. Love them to death!! Nature preserve, July 15, 2017 (Please view in Light Box or larger sizes for Best Effect)


  • Detail - Clear-Winged Hummingbird Moth (Hemaris Thysbe)

    My favorite insects are back for about one week. Love them to death!! Nature preserve, July 15, 2017 (Please view in Light Box or larger sizes for Best Effect)

  • Light, Texture and Color

    New growth against a deep forest backdrop. Nature preserve, July, 2015 (Please view in Light Box or larger sizes for best effect.)

  • Nectar of the Gods

    Wild Bergamot with Fiery Skipper. Nature preserve, July 8, 2017. (Please view in Light Box or in larger sizes for best effect.)


  • "The Eyes Have It"

    Cabbage Moth - deep in a thicket of wild grapevines. Nature preserve, July 8, 2017 (Please view in Light Box or in larger sizes for best effect.)

  • Wild and Wonderful

    Among my favorites growing wild in the meadows. Nature preserve, May 2016 (Please View in Light Box or larger sizes for best effect)

  • Haunted by Ghosts of Former Hapsburg Power

    Vienna - Old City - September, 2016 (Please view in Light Box or in larger sizes for best effect)


  • White Chorus

    Crab apple blossoms in various states of focus. Nature park, April 17, 2017 (Please view in LIght Box for best effect.)

  • Spring At Last

    Baby pine squirrel, freezing in place to escape detection. Nature preserve, April, 2017 (Please view in Light Box or in larger sizes for best effect.)

  • The Palette of History

    Dusk casts long shadows across the old town square. Prague, Czech Republic - September, 2016 (Please view in larger sizes for best effect)


  • Eurasian Jackdaw (Corvus Monedula)

    This species inhabits a great variety of open country, preferably with scattered trees. It favors mixed farmland, parks and gardens, churchyards, wooded steppe, quarries and coastal cliffs. Across Europe it is only absent from high mountain plateau, tundr…

  • Comma Butterfly - Camoflauged by Wood Chips

    The Comma is a fascinating butterfly. The scalloped edges and cryptic coloring of the wings conceal hibernating adults amongst dead leaves, while the larvae, flecked with brown and white markings, bear close resemblance to bird droppings. The species has…

  • Animal Grace

    Female Raven, pays a garden visit. From my kitchen window, August, 2016 (Please view in Light Box or in larger sizes for best effect.)


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