About Mother Nature

I love to photograph nature, city landscapes and other various objects, as I aim to jump at the opportunity of taking the best photos that I want you to see while the chances are there, and also while the opportunities are still there too. It’s hard to photograph insects considering the breeds of insects that are rare to find nowadays, but I aim to make sure that I can get the best photos of anything nature-based where possible, including getting photos of city landscapes and anything else that is not nature-based.

As I aim to make sure that every moment is treasurable and valuable, I aim to make Mother Nature a local pin-point for life, and also another local point for other things as well, as this will help me to expand my interests to other things, including expanding my interests above and beyond to yours.

Below are some of the photographs that I took in the Summer of 2013 of the Speckled-Wood Butterfly resting on a plant, including some photos of the White Cabbage Butterfly, including what appears to be a rare breed of ladybird. The rare breed of ladybird can be seen by zooming in on the photo.

Speckled-Wood Butterfly

White Cabbage Butterfly

Propylea Quattuordecimpunctata (Requires zooming in)

Propylea Quattordecimpunctata Ladybirdom different focal points.

I aim to get the best out of my DSLR (Nikon D3300), as I aim to get the best quality photos where possible, whether it’s nature-based or not. Even if I have the 18-55 mm lens for my Nikon D3300 DSLR, this is useful for me as I can photograph and zoom in and get the best photos that I aim to produced, whether they are nature-based or not.

I always like to make sure that I can write and publish articles on a daily basis, so that for each week or each day, you are kept up to speed on the fresh, new content that I write and publish on Mother Nature.from different focal points.

If you are on Facebook, please like the Mother Nature Facebook Page by clicking here and please also like my other Facebook page, Mother Nature Photography, by clicking here.

I can’t wait for all of you to see what I’ve got in store.

Alex Smithson

113 comments on “About Mother Nature

  1. Hi, Alex. Thanks so much for the blog follow. I’ve very impressed by the array of information you provide on your blog. Well done!


  2. Beautiful pictures!! I too am a total nature nut and love anything outdoors (except extreme heat!!). Thanks for the follow and I look forward to reading through your blog!! Tina


  3. very nice blog! you look really dedicated, keep going


  4. Thank you very much for the follow! Glad to discover you and your blog – great pictures and very informative! 🙂


  5. Hi Alex! Thank you for following my blog. I liked your photos very much. I myself like taking photos especially of nature and my travels. I plan to share my pics in my posts later on, and your blog will surely be my inspiration! 🙂


  6. Thanks for the visit and the follow. Waoh! I love photography, entomology, botany, and beautiful scenery…getting all this rolled up in one is amazing…


  7. Thanks for the follow. I’ve enjoyed reading your blog; looking forward to your take on the games and hope we might get to know more about our mutual and seperate interests.
    peace out pilgrim


  8. Hello Alex – thank you for visiting and following Beauty Along the Road. If it’s Nature you like, I’ve got a lot of it on my blog 🙂


  9. Thank you for the ‘Follow’ very much appreciated – Your photos are great 🙂


  10. It’s clear you’ve put a lot of work into your blog, and I find it fascinating – there’s so much good research and information here!


  11. Great photographs, what equipment are you using? I dabble I actually miss shooting with my old minolta slr and developing black and white in a dark room, digital takes out all the romance for me – Then again I love the quality and ease, I’m an old(er) lady thats caught in-between then and now!

    Cheers and thanks for the follow

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    • Thank you so much Gin, I really appreciated it. I mainly used to use my camera, before the battery started playing up, but for the moment, I use my iPod touch to take photos that I know will possibly be interesting :-).

      Alex Smithson


  12. aedmonds315

    Alex I don’t know if you’ve already signed up for Viewbug.com but since you love taking photo’s this seems like a great fit for you. Check it out. I love sharing my photos there..


  13. I love insect photography! Great job!


  14. Thanks so much for following my blog! I love your butterfly photos, and I’m looking forward to seeing more of your blog.

    Liked by 1 person

  15. Hi Alex. Thanks for follow. I like what you are doing here. Best wishes with new college course.


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    You have a nice and interesting blog. – https://migrantpen.wordpress.com/bookshelf/


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  19. Great Blog !

    Liked by 1 person

  20. jensenempire2551

    i would like to thank you for stopping by my blog and following,

    i also look through of your post, you a very knowledgable person, i may try and ask some question, that’s if you don’t mind?


  21. Enjoyed every bit of your work in whatever little time I had…!


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