This Evening

By taggart  
This Evening

Earlier this evening; this beautiful creature emerged right before my eyes as I was clipping daffodil stems. By the time I got my camera, it had found the bluebells and was getting ready to fly !!

Posting this image for CarolG in hopes that she, too, will find a way to spread her wings and FLY!

We CAN have two miracles this week!

And Rascal says THANK YOU to MalcolmS for his User Award-- very pleased he is, tho he remains a rascal!

Tags: Photo journalism General Close-up and macro Wildlife and nature Carolg

Readers' Choice Awards are given to photos that get over 30 votes

Take your photography to the next level and beyond...

  • NEWS

Why not join for free today?

Join for Free

Your total photography experience starts here

PortraitPro 17 with Background Editing Out Now! EXTRA 10% OFF code EPZRS17


Chinga Plus
7 3 1 United Kingdom
4 May 2013 1:40AM
Wonderful image and wonderful words for CarolG!
I couldn't put it better myself! Grin I'm sure she'll love this...

Join ePHOTOzine for free and remove these adverts.

gary_d 9 576 13 Wales
4 May 2013 1:52AM
A lovely image and sentiment Jenn. - gary
Daisymaye Plus
9 23 13 Canada
4 May 2013 1:53AM
A lovely image Jenn. And very touching words. Lets hope she has her miracle......Sandy
Jocelia 6 2 1 Australia
4 May 2013 2:23AM
What a beauty Jenn with prayers for CarolG too…..GrinGrinGrinGrin
Maravillosa captura..
debu 7 India
4 May 2013 4:29AM
Nicely capture.
Wonderful quick capture, Jenn.

Hermanus 5 4 South Africa
4 May 2013 5:11AM
What a privilege to see the birth of this beauty Jenn !! Lovely image Smile
gajewski Plus
13 10 9 United States
4 May 2013 5:18AM
Great shot, Jenn and very nice words of support for Carol.
LynneJoyce Plus
9 20 99 United Kingdom
4 May 2013 5:52AM
Lovely dedication.
EAS 8 1 13 Scotland
4 May 2013 7:37AM
A very lovely little visitor to your garden and the blue of the flowers makes such a delicate and pretty compliment to colours of the butterfly.

AnnChown Plus
7 202 1 United Kingdom
4 May 2013 8:00AM
The most beautiful of butterflies - and I echo your sentiments for Carol!
annettep38 Plus
6 218 40 Costa Rica
4 May 2013 8:22AM
How amazing to see him emerge, I have never seen that!
And yes I love the dedication and the delicate beauty of this picture.
RonnieAG Plus
8 154 118 Scotland
4 May 2013 8:32AM
So many will agree with your opening remarks, Jenn: a lovely shot of this beautiful butterfly.
4 May 2013 8:44AM
a beautiful butterfly. Lucky to have seen it as it emerged. A
helenlinda Plus
10 344 22 United Kingdom
4 May 2013 9:37AM
How beautiful Jenn SmileSmile
I remember seeing a moth emerge once and I ran through the school to get my camera and got back just in time to see the last stage - a wonderful experience

[If you tag it "Carol G", then she will be able to easily find all the pictures that have been uploaded to encourage her]
Maiwand 10 3 73 England
4 May 2013 10:03AM
Lovely shot of the super butterfly Jennn. Perhaps just a tad soft on the focus on the butterfly but notwithstanding that its still a fine shot.SmileSmile
achieverswales 7 8 101 Wales
4 May 2013 10:08AM
Stunning capture Jenn.


boov 5 2 United Kingdom
4 May 2013 11:02AM
Cracking shot
Irishkate Plus
7 41 111 United Kingdom
4 May 2013 11:24AM
A very appropriate image for Carol and I like your sentiments.
It must have been amazing to see this little beauty emerge before your eyes.
morpheus1955 11 3 2 United Kingdom
4 May 2013 11:37AM
Superb shot Jenn, fantastic detail and colours

jaktis 13 84 Sweden
4 May 2013 11:40AM

soulofharmony 7 22 1 Norfolk Island
4 May 2013 12:00PM
Beautiful Jenn & lovely to see these Swallowtails

Nikki !!!
8 10 10 England
4 May 2013 12:26PM
The frame is filled with beauty.
Rende 10 38 4 Netherlands
4 May 2013 12:54PM
My favourite butterfly, which I sometimes see in the South of France, but they never sat down long enough for me to capture them properly! Thank you for doing it for me Wink
ColleenA Plus
5 348 5 Australia
4 May 2013 2:04PM

Quote:The frame is filled with beauty.

...a beautiful butterfly and beautiful words...well done, carol will love thisGrinGrin
4 May 2013 4:12PM
Beautiful image!
marktc Plus
7 96 15 United Kingdom
4 May 2013 4:14PM
How privileged we are to share your moment. Beautiful image beautifully captured!
Mavis Plus
15 143 2 England
4 May 2013 7:06PM
How lovely to see Jennnnn. You were lucky to catch it xx
LexEquine 11 19 United States
7 May 2013 7:59PM
'Superlative & Lovely Capture!' ~ Peter Smile
11 May 2013 10:07AM
Great image and I think we all echo your thoughts.

Glostopcat 11 255 2 England
12 May 2013 4:29PM
What a joy it must have been to see this newly emerged specimen looking so pristine and fresh as a daisy, beautifully captured and dedicated to Carol G who is missed on here.

Sign In

You must be a member to leave a comment.

ePHOTOzine, the web's friendliest photography community.

Join For Free

Upload photos, chat with photographers, win prizes and much more.