Nectar lunch

Posted by
Harry (Apex, NC, United States) on 7 October 2019 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Also growing amid the dried cornstalks there were small bunches of these orange horn-shaped flowers. I watched this yellow creature stop by for lunch.

SONY SLT-A77V 1/1000 second F/10.0 ISO 400 300 mm (35mm equiv.)

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By Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Lovely and delicious macro

7 Oct 2019 5:25am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Such a sweet living moment . .

7 Oct 2019 6:03am

Devi from Chennai, India

Looks like it was a storehouse of nectar !! The butterfly must have had its fill !

7 Oct 2019 6:06am

yoshimiparis from France

very fine and delicate as shooting

7 Oct 2019 6:19am

fateme@@ from Dezful, Iran

Beautiful colors and details.

7 Oct 2019 6:37am

Libouton Martine from Bousval, Belgium

Une belle macro !

7 Oct 2019 7:55am

Dreams come true from Utrecht, Netherlands

Special and beautiful photo from the butterfly .

7 Oct 2019 9:14am

Ralf Kesper from Fröndenberg, Germany

Nice macro!

7 Oct 2019 10:32am

Marjolein from Westvoorne, Netherlands

Nice to see

7 Oct 2019 11:16am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

very nice yellow

7 Oct 2019 11:30am

jpla from St Barthélémy, France

Il se régale

7 Oct 2019 11:57am

Don from Spokane, United States

A wonderful action picture. I like how close it is and it’s detail.

7 Oct 2019 1:11pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Superb photo . He seems to hang from the flower !

7 Oct 2019 2:58pm

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Hapé par la fleur !... :)) Un délice.

7 Oct 2019 8:10pm

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

A wonderful composition with beautiful color. The butterfly certainly looks like it is enjoying lunch.

8 Oct 2019 1:29am

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

it looks like a bloom

exceptionally done

8 Oct 2019 8:17pm

Scott Collins from Ontario, California, United States


10 Oct 2019 4:18pm