I got my first butterfly photo of the year at the weekend. There were 3 Peacock butterflies in the garden and I was lucky enough to have this one pose for me after I’d run and got my camera! Such a beautiful butterfly, possibly underappreciated because it’s quite common.
The Peacock butterflies were enjoying the Buddleia in the garden today so I got a few photos 🙂 It’s my birthday today and my garden has celebrated with me 🙂 I got some presents for my pond too which is fab – a solar fountain and a Flowering Rush to grow in it. Hopefully if…… Continue reading Peacock
Hurrah for butterflies! I did spot one fluttering past me on a warm day a few weeks back but since then nothing until last weekend when I spotted this Small Tortoiseshell in the garden: In case you are wondering, he’s decided to land on the remains of an old bonfire, giving a rather unusual backdrop.…… Continue reading Butterflies are back
Another quick potter round the garden after getting home from work today. Sadly my head started to really ache soon after so I’ve only just got round to blogging them now it’s eased. I was chasing butterflies on the Buddleia, and got these few shots. Not all that great, but I was pleased to capture…… Continue reading Flutterings
After a long and tiring day back at work it is nice to remind myself what a lovely time I had over the last 2 weeks at home and away. This butterfly was photographed in the first week, by the local pond, while I was having a week off with Bruce and the children were…… Continue reading Butterfly Dreams