Views: 59 (2 Unique) 
Vote 1
Award Shortlist   

Peacock Butterfly

By cheddar-caveman
Peacock butterfly "feeding" on Budlia - one of their favourite passtimes!

Tags: Wildlife and nature

Voters: Glostopcat,

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


navydonald 14 4
9 Sep 2003 7:50PM
It's not a comment really, just a question. How did you get so close and have the thing stay still with the wings open? Do you just hang around a likely budlia or do you have a supply of your own in a jar? Lovely photo

Join ePHOTOzine for free and remove these adverts.

cheddar-caveman 14 1.1k England
10 Sep 2003 8:42AM
It's a question of patience! I spend time waiting and watching at my favourite sites and use the S304 zoom facility to get in close. I probably get one good pic like this one for every ten I take but who cares, they're free with digital!
I have dozens of butterfly close-ups, and plants etc as I am writing a book (one day!)for children on nature walks with my dog!

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.