Monday, 6 October 2014

A Fluttering Around


This is the male Cairns Birdwing Butterfly. He is about the size of the palm of your hand, with a wingspan of around 125mm it is the largest butterfly in Australia.


13 comments:

  1. Great pictures, especially the bricht colors in the first one.

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  2. Beautiful colors, especially the bright red. What a beautiful butterfly.

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  3. beautiful photo and really beautiful colours

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  4. he is super pretty and wow he's quite large too.

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  5. Wow, extreme colors ... and the eye looks like a futuristic bionic object!

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  6. Wow, so colorful!!! Thanks for sharing the love up-close with I Heart Macro:-)

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  7. Wow! What a butterfly (big fan) and you have captured it brilliantly.

    I've recently started a linky for photography (Photo of the week) on my blog and I'd love you to come link up with us http://www.viewsfromanurbanlake.co.uk/p/photo-of-week-linky.html (sorry don't usually post links in comments like this but would love your photos to be ones we link up with sometime).

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  8. Thank you for linking up with Photo of the week linky :)

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  9. Gorgeous capture. The detail on the second photo is stunning!

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