Green Back Beetle

The beauty found in our world is simply amazing. Even in the smallest of creatures there is unique beauty to be discovered. I think that is one of the reasons I love photography so much. You see a small beetle in passing and never think twice about the tiny creature, but capture it with macro…

Potato Bug

This tiny little beetle is a part of the Crop Beetle family and is known as the Colorado Potato Beetle, or more simply the Potato Bug. According to pestproducts.com, it can actually be found in much of the Continental United States even as far away as Florida, but it was discovered in the Rocky Mountains…

Sandy Beetle

I found this sand loving beetle while hiking on the primitive section of the Devil’s Garden Trail in Arches National Park. Arches is one of my favorite places. The rock structures that are protected by the park are the obvious draw, but like┬ámany of the national parks I believe the delicate ecosystem is the hidden…