Giant Swallowtail Butterfly in the sky

Uploaded 31 Jul 2018 — 7 favorites
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© Andrea Petersen
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It flew duty bound
As I knelt on the ground
To follow with my eyes
Giant Swallowtail Butterflies
Pollinating the flowers
Captured last day of July
Generating their powers
Flapping wings in the sky.
© Poetry by me AJP

Really got my practice in today...Caught only one on this shot but it joined another giant swallowtail every once in awhile as they flitted around the butterfly bush while I knelt underneath trying to track them down with my camera.

Best View in light box! Thank you!!!

5 responses

  • Jyri Vissak

    Jyri Vissak gave props (1 Aug 2018):

    Beautiful macro! Well done.

  • Tiia Vissak

    Tiia Vissak gave props (1 Aug 2018):

    a wonderful image!

  • Heather Mellon

    Heather Mellon   gave props (1 Aug 2018):

    Fabulous detail on this beautiful angle shot! A masterful capture!

  • Lynn E. Harvey

    Lynn E. Harvey gave props (3 Aug 2018):

    Wonderful in color and POV!

  • Gail Haberman

    Gail Haberman   gave props (3 Aug 2018):

    Love the dedication to the shot, Andrea! This is worth the effort it took. Nicely done!

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