“To photograph is to hold one’s breath, when all faculties converge to capture fleeting reality. It’s at that precise moment that mastering an image becomes a great physical and intellectual joy.”
~Henri Cartier-Bresson

Wednesday, May 13, 2009

Wordless Wednesday: Papilio Zelicaon; The Anise Swallowtail Butterfly

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BrasherGirl said...


Reddirt Woman said...

Oh, my... These photos took my breath away. Beautiful, still and peaceful.

I bow to your photographic ability.


Terry Busse said...

Wow, what great shots!

Madeline's Album said...

What a beautiful butterfly. Great photos. The flowers are lovely too. Have a great day. Madeline

castlewon said...

I enjoy the fact that you know the name of it, too

julie whitmore said...

you lucky girl., i've never had that butterfly my garden, even when we lived in the foothills.
Your scabiosa's are beautiful, by the way. (what an unfortunate name for such a pretty flower!)