Ophrys heldreichii, one of the orchid species found in the wild on Crete, Greece.

Personal portfolio of photographer Stavros Markopoulos, based in Heraklion, Crete, Greece, specializing in wildlife macro photography.

Colorful microcosmos (Psilothrix viridicoerulea in Tulipa saxatilis)

(Photo and caption by Graham McGeorge / National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest) "Grace".

https://flic.kr/p/GrNCJb | Orchis sitiaca | A species of orchid endemic to the island of Crete, in Greece.

A species of orchid endemic to the island of Crete, in Greece.

The joy of pollination. Honeybee (Apis mellifera) on Anemone (Anemone coronaria)

The joy of pollination. Honeybee (Apis mellifera) on Anemone (Anemone coronaria)

https://flic.kr/p/GLLk26 | Calopteryx splendens ♀ | Banded Demoiselle (Calopteryx splendens) female damselfly. www.macropoulos.com

https://flic.kr/p/GLLk26 | Calopteryx splendens ♀ | Banded Demoiselle (Calopteryx splendens) female damselfly. www.macropoulos.com

Anacamptis boryi - Bory's Orchid, a Greek endemic, growing in the wild on Crete. Listed as vulnerable in the IUCN red list.

Anacamptis boryi - Bory's Orchid, a Greek endemic, growing in the wild on Crete. Listed as vulnerable in the IUCN red list.

My moth-fly photo appearing on an article about pest control :)

How to Get Rid of Drain Flies Indoors or Outside

MOTH FLY Clogmia albipunctata By macropoulos I love these mash-ups., it looks like a moth but it’s really a fly! The nematoceran family Psychodidae (moth flies or drain flies) are small true flies (Diptera) with short, hairy bodies and wings giving.

The colorful caterpillar of Yellow Swallowtail butterfly (Papilio machaon) on a fennel stem.

Yellow Swallowtail (Papilio machaon) caterpillar, on a fennel stem outside my house.

Ophrys iricolor, an orchid growing in the wild, on Crete, Greece. Available as canvas/print on 500px Art.

Ophrys iricolor, an orchid growing in the wild, on Crete, Greece. Available as canvas/print on Art.

Eastern Willow Spreadwing (Lestes parvidens) male damselfly.

Eastern Willow Spreadwing (Lestes parvidens) male damselfly.

Pinterest
Search