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Tawny Emperor

Posted by
Elaine Hancock (Olney, United States) on 28 August 2019 in Animal & Insect.

The tawny emperor is a species of brush-footed butterfly. It is native to North America, especially the eastern half from Canada to northern Mexico.

"There are moments when time stands still. You hope it will wait for you."
Dorothea Lange

© Copyright 2019 Elaine Hancock, All Rights Reserved

jpla from St Barthélémy, France

Un superbe papillon
JP

28 Aug 2019 5:55am

Pascale MD from Occitanie, France

Très jolie photo et il est superbe bien posé au coeur de ce petit soleil.
Bonne journée Elaine

28 Aug 2019 6:02am

Nazzareno from Rome, Italy

Beautiful macro and colors

28 Aug 2019 6:23am

omid from mashhad, Iran

such beautiful focus & colors!
Lovely!

28 Aug 2019 6:31am

Ralf Kesper from Fröndenberg, Germany

Pretty butterfly.

28 Aug 2019 6:53am

Libouton Martine from Bousval, Belgium

Une très belle macro !

28 Aug 2019 8:02am

Martine Girard from France

Superbe macro, j'aime les couleurs.

28 Aug 2019 10:06am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Wow, great capture of the Emperor !!

28 Aug 2019 10:07am

Shaun from Massachusetts, United States

Excellent capture and very interesting information you provide on this butterfly. 5*

28 Aug 2019 11:59am

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

What a beautiful butterfly with its eye-catching patterns! A splendid capture on the flower!

28 Aug 2019 12:09pm

Luca Bobbiesi from Milano, Italy

Fantastic shot!!!

28 Aug 2019 1:11pm

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Lovely butterfly flower combination

28 Aug 2019 2:17pm

Don from Spokane, United States

Very effective close up for it’s detail and color.

28 Aug 2019 3:05pm

Rose from Clinton, United States

Oh, gorgeous! I needed this spot of brightness in my day!

28 Aug 2019 3:06pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Gorgeous and full of joy!

28 Aug 2019 3:12pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Merveilleuse macro ce papillon cette fleur fantastique
amitié

28 Aug 2019 6:05pm

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

A fantastic close-up, fine compo and exposure.

28 Aug 2019 6:50pm

Existence Artistique from Angers, France

belles ailes

28 Aug 2019 6:57pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A beautiful butterfly enjoying the blossom. Excellent image, Elaine.

28 Aug 2019 6:59pm

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

a beautiful butterfly on a bright bloom

29 Aug 2019 2:25am

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Excellent image. 5*

29 Aug 2019 4:16am

Devi from Chennai, India

wonderful focus! A splendid capture !! Beautiful details..Love this image..Must be a great " Pollinator " ( if there is such a word !!) with his brush feet!

29 Aug 2019 5:10am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Nature is the master of color . .

2 Sep 2019 5:40am