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Sunday, 19 June 2016

Ant Hill

ant hill

I've dug into the archives and found this pic to share with you today because I haven't taken the camera out enough recently. This was taken on the Canon PowerShot Pro, the first digital camera I got my hands on.

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  1. Hi Stella, your anthills look a little more exciting than ours. Our ants just produce holes in the ground. I love it when we see a long trail of busy ants, but I've found that when I take a photo of them, it's somewhat lacking.

    xx

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    1. We get just plain holes in the ground too, mostly in clay areas, but when it's soft sand we get these instead.

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  2. Wow, our ants don't build mounds like this x

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    1. I just assumed everyone had ants that built these little mounds.

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  3. I love looking back over old photos that I've taken

    Thank you for linking up

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    1. I remember being really disappointed with these shots because I missed the focus on most of them.

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  4. Ew! We have enough trouble keeping them out of the house, a whole mound - yuck but fascinating to watch them at work.

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    1. This was down by the river where they seem to be everywhere. I much prefer them there then in the house but every summer they seem to show up.

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  5. Ant hills fascinate me - I can watch them for hours!

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    1. They are mesmerising aren't they? Ants are such strange little creatures.

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  6. Hmmm, quite a different subject than your usual pretty birds! But great detail!

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    1. I try not to double up on my wildlife types too often. I'm having to branch out :o)

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  7. I havent seen one in quite awhile. In my country you leave your food and in seconds the ants will show up! #mysundayphoto

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    1. That's our summer here! Some areas are worse then others and the further north you the less cold weather there is. You just get used to living with them.

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