Butterflys are my muse.I love to capture them on flowers.You captured a beautiful one here.
Nice big Monarch butterfly...
Aha, you 'spotted' a butterfly. Not sure I notice any extra spots.Seriously, a lovely shot of what I'm assuming is indeed a Monarch butterfly.Pawsitive wishes, Penny the Jack Russell dog and modest internet star :)
I love butterflies, and he/she is a beauty indeed. Loving the blossoms as well. Thanks for sharing xxx
halloweencouple; welcome to drifting and thank you.Delores; a Monarch? Thank you. I don't know one butterfly from another. I don't see very many. I remember the gorgeous blue winged ones I used to see when living in Queensland. klahanie; perhaps I should have said espied...Kakka; thanks, The blossoms are playing merry hell with my sinuses, but they don't last long.
I don't know whether we get Monarch butterflies. I will have to look it up - however, whatever it is called it is beautiful. Thank you.
River: I did look it up and it seems it is the Monarch butterfly and is also known here as the Wanderer. I
Considering the distances it flies it sure can be called the Wanderer. Glad it waited for you.
Lovely.Sorry to be up so late.-Robert.Venturing where no man has been.(Maid River's boudoir)
FAB photo!! Looks like the background is in black & white so the beautiful orange stands out even more!
These used to be plentiful, now it's exciting when they're seen. Gorgeous photo.
EC; Now I remember them being called Wanderers. My mum used to call them that.Joanne Noragon; I'm glad it waited too, I see so few butterflies these days. I think it was soaking up some sun.R.H. I love unexpected butterflies on my flowers.Red Nomad; the background is grey branches against a very pale green and with the shadows it does make the butterfly stand out beautifully.Fenstar DeLuxe; I remember butterflies everywhere when I was about 4-5. now each one I see is precious.
I am checking you out from Dolores blog - I liked your answer to her. I like your quote under your header picture too. Love to dream.
... and what a lovely visitor it is :)
Chatty Crone; welcome to drifting. Dreams are the best because they're free and can take you anywhere, anytime.gaby@727m2; he/she is very fresh and new looking. Stands out nicely against the blossoms too.