On Tattered Wings

Even though its wings are worn at the edges, the butterfly can still easily fly from flower to flower.


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33 Comments on “On Tattered Wings”

  1. salamaabb says:

    I just enjoy looking at your site; the pictures you have put up are quite impressive and I just love the detail you have put in. I have to say that your pictures are simply breathe taking. Maybe you can look at my website: http://www.dazzamblog.com to see more information about UK wildlife and other science topics.

  2. I love the message, the color, and the joy of life your photo exudes…

  3. Fantastic, Pat!!!
    Beutiful colors!!!

  4. TexWisGirl says:

    if we were so lucky as we age and get ‘tattered’. 🙂

  5. Lisa Gordon says:

    I love this composition, Pat.
    Really beautiful.

  6. Barb says:

    Beautiful capture, Pat!

  7. Andrea says:

    Wonderful but it makes me sad to see those tattered wings. Thanks for the visit.

  8. Margaret says:

    HI Pat This is a stunning shot. The light hitting the organe flower is great and it is wonderful tht even the butterflly is tattered, it cacn still go about its business.

  9. artmusedog says:

    Amazing macro shot ~ beautiful butterfly ~ thanks, carol, xo

  10. Jim Cuvelier says:

    Accommodating as it goes along. Love this shot Pat!

  11. What a lovely photo — and message! Some of the most beautiful people I know are the ones who just keep on keepin’ on, even in their “tatteredness.” 🙂

  12. Teresa says:

    I am amazed at how some of those tattered butterflies manage to get around.

  13. katerchen says:

    egal was man hier betrachtet..
    alle Bilder sind so schön 😀 😀
    LG vom katerchen

  14. Beautiful shot! Rugged beauty…

  15. jenjilks says:

    I love the tattered ones. Mourning cloaks do this, too. Live so long they fray!

  16. Gunilla says:

    Still so beautiful!

  17. Mary says:

    Also with tattered wings a beauty! Love the soft texture of your shot!

  18. Louisette says:

    It a pleasure to walk on your wonderfull blog; best regard from Belgium

  19. Eileen says:

    A little tattered but still a beauty. Lovely photo.

  20. Robin says:

    Pat, a very pretty shot!

  21. Lavender Cottage says:

    The little white butterflies are pretty much all we’re seeing this summer, rarely a monarch. Looks like a bird tried to catch this one but it managed to get away, minus some wings.

  22. Beautiful, even tattered. Love catching up on your blog. You’re nature photos are always spectacular.

  23. geanina says:

    Amazing! Great click!

  24. It must possess an auto-balancing system.

  25. Carletta says:

    Even with tattered wings they are still magical!

  26. Stewart M says:

    I does make me wonder how some of the battered butterflies we see manage to make it into the air.

    Cheers – Stewart M – Melbourne

  27. Hootin' Anni says:

    Torn beauty….quite a bit on the poignant side today!!

  28. JM says:

    This is so beautiful!

  29. Jorunn Norge says:

    Marigold and butterfly are both beautifully captured!
    Jorunn Norway

  30. Beautiful capture, and poor butterfly!

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