avatar head outlineHi, Welcome to my Photo Blog! The aim of this site is to create words and pictures about interesting things i see around me such as a beautiful landscape, a smiling face, an athletic cat running up a tree or a dopey dog lazing in the sun. In the process of recording these images i am making an expanding collection of high quality, high definition, free photos about nature, animals, people and places. So i want Photorasa to be an interesting photo blog as well as a useful internet image resource. All the images here are at least 1920 x 1080 pixels with higher resolutions available upon request. I hope you enjoy your stay! :)

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The Art of Swans

A selection of swan photographs, many of them adjusted and modified for artistic effect. Most of the pictures are in black and …

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Dewdrops on Tiny Leaves

Initially you would look at these pictures and think “how can such large bubbles of water just be sitting on these leaves …

green and purple vine leaf underside

Leaf veins

A selection of photos showing vein structures of leaves from various plants and trees.

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Gypsy Ponies in the Evening Sun

Selection of photos of ponies taken at sunset as the sun was disappearing. The animals were grazing in a field near Paddock …

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Austin’s Fishtank

The results of a trip to Austin’s flat, where i came upon a large tank of freshwater fish swimming about happily. They …

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Flower and Fly

Shots of a some kind of fly on a yellow flower. I could not identify the fly, maybe it is some form …

plastic light pattern and marmalade fly

Hoverfly and Light

One hot summer evening plus a large kitchen light shining its goodness plus a nearby open window equals at least one insect …

tatty red admiral in dappled light

Red Admiral

A collection of various red admiral butterfly photos. The species’ Latin name is Vanessa Atalanta ( Vanessa means “butterfly” in Greek and …

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Greenbottle Fly in Yellow

Shots of the colourful Greenbottle fly against the yellow background of a brightly yellow leaved plant. I think the greens and yellows …