Throwback Thursday: White-Letter Hairstreak

Today’s digging into the archives brought up a picture of this rare butterfly, a White-Letter Hairstreak, I was lucky enough to see last year. I love the way the sticky-out bits on the edge of the lower wings make it look like it’s kicking its back legs in the air! Read more…

Single Flowers

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge  this week Single Flower or Bud has again made me aware of just how few photographs of flowers I have in my archives. My catalogue goes like Birds – 500-600 images, Butterflies- at least 300, Flowers – 22. It isn’t that I don’t like flowers, it’s just that Read more…

Butterflies’ Eyes

In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Close Up.” There are few things better than going out on a sunny day with the intention/hope of looking a butterfly straight in the eye. It doesn’t always work out but it’s so rewarding when it does. Orange-tip butterflies are amongst Read more…

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