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Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington

Jason Forbes, Contributing Editor
Full name:
Jason Forbes
City, state, country:
Waltham, MA
Biography:


Been birding forever. Didn't get a job right out of college and finally got tired of seeing the same things over and over that summer and started looking at the bugs instead of spending money on travel. Mostly into butterflies and dragonflies, although if something catches my attention, I'll look at it. Degree was in computers, but I'm already thinking about going back for something more outdoors.

Now shooting with a Canon 30D and a 100-400 lens. Definitely need to pick up a macro at some point fairly soon, but the big one works fine for odes

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And that email address is real.