Category Archives: Butterfly Pictures

5 Tips on Photographing Butterflies

Photography is an excellent way to capture an image and look at it over and over again. I’ve had many times where my photographs didn’t do the image justice. I’m sure you’ve come across pictures that you’ve taken so you … Continue reading

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Butterfly on Lantana

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (click image to enlarge) Here is so great information about this beautiful butterfly from Wiki. The Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (Papilio glaucus) is a species of swallowtail butterfly native to North America. It is one of the most … Continue reading

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Common Buckeye on Lantana

Common Buckeye The (Common) Buckeye (Junonia coenia) is a butterfly in the family Nymphalidae. It is found in southern Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, and Nova Scotia and all parts of the United States except the northwest, and is especially common in … Continue reading

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Monarch Butterfly on Milkweed

Monarch Butterfly You can’t raise Monarchs without the Milkweed family of plants. It is the sole Monarch caterpillar food source. There are over 100 species of milkweed in North America. They are members of the genus Asclepias. The thick, white … Continue reading

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Renowned Nature Photographer’s Butterfly Exhibit

Renowned nature photographer returns to his roots with butterfly exhibit at Chico Creek Nature Center “It’s an educational exhibit, not just an art exhibit,” said Jon Aull, education coordinator at the Chico Creek Nature Center. Aull was speaking recently as … Continue reading

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