|Butterfly. Fuji F11|
I was very torn today as to which picture to select. This morning I managed to find a butterfly that would stay still and have its picture taken.
I have seen very few butterflies this year, however there are a fair number in the fields on the way back from the school.
This butterfly only moved when I put the lens of the camera really close. Flying was not a good idea today however if you are an insect as there were stacks of swallows swooping low over the field too; I suspect that many of the butterflies I saw this morning will be bird food by now :(
Later in the day, we had a rain shower followed by a burst of sunshine. I popped out into the garden to see if I could catch a rainbow, but saw stacks of little lenses on one of the nasturtium leaves instead. Given the propensity of sunshine and showers recently, I hope to photograph a decent rainbow one day soon.
If there is a rainbow, the only thing at the end of it this summer, is mud.
|Water droplets on Nasturtium leaf. Nikon D7000|