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Saturday, April 19, 2014

Wild Sunflowers and friends

 I went out to photograph wild sunflowers and came across a vast number of butterflies and moths enjoying them too...





3 comments:

Food, Fun and Life in the Charente said...

Love sunflowers they are always so cheery. The wildlife makes them even more interesting. Hope you have had a good Easter Diane

Gaelyn said...

Such a great variety. And there's the chocolate mint fly. Wasn't this in Upington?

Tammie Lee said...

the moths in the first photo are so beautiful, never seen them before. All the others are gorgeous too.

Really lovely light in your photos too.