My first butterfly photo of 2016 is that of a Eastern Tiger Swallowtail. It landed on a honeysuckle bush in our Maine backyard today giving me a great shot. The Eastern Tiger Swallowtail is the state butterfly of Georgia, South Carolina, and Delaware and the state insect of Virginia. Did you ... [ Read More ]
Butterflies - Moths, Photographs of butterflies and moths I have taken in our backyard or out and about the State of Maine.
January Milkweed Pods. I took this photo in January 2015 and then overlooked it. I came across it this morning while going back through photos and decided it was worthy of posting. At least I think so, what do you think? Did you know that Monarch Butterflies depend on the milkweed plant? ... [ Read More ]
Daily Photo 175 - White Admiral. Photograph of a White Admiral Butterfly I took June 24th. I didn't get out today so I went into my photo album for one I had not yet posted. Camera: Nikon D7100 with Sigma 150-500 mm lens. Settings: 1/1000 sec at f/8, ISO 900. Focal Length: 400 ... [ Read More ]