A tired butterfly takes a moment to rest on a rock near the Spynie Loch.
A Common Frog takes a moment to flex and relax in the water of a its chosen spawning pool. Surrounded by croaking males, it's a hard place to find your chill.
A bumblebee hovers near a sprig of heather, searching for its next nectar hit.
A determined salmon makes the leap at the Falls of Shin.
A red admiral butterfly takes a meal at a scenic spot near Strathpeffer.
A male Common Frog surveys the pond for a suitable mate, croaking to attract her attention.
Krystyna Keir Photography