August 28, 2021

Winged Variety Plus Extra Green

If you're tired of seeing butterflies, pretend this is a tiger. Papilio glaucus is the eastern tiger swallowtail.

I saw an egret today but I didn't have my real camera with me and my cell phone does not zoom enough to get a clear picture of him, so this is one of a series that I took on another day. 

The third picture is from a trail cam, which sometimes records a color cast. It is motion activated. Here it caught some black vultures having a get-together. 


  1. Hello,
    The Tiger Swallowtail is beautiful. I love the Egret and Vultures too. Great photos! Take care, have a great day and happy new week! PS, I appreciate your comment and visit.

  2. Tired of seeing butterflies? Impossible!

  3. ...the swallowtail is beautiful.

  4. Shame you didn't have your real camera Linda. You could have had some cracking shots.

  5. Nice photos!
    Have a blessed day!

  6. Good series of flying things...though you caught them all settled for a moment or two.

  7. great captures!! i could never tire of seeing butterflies!!

  8. Love 'em all. Seeing vultures together in groups is something I don't see often...what I see mostly is a rogue atop a pole or soaring alone.
    Linking in this week, and sharing is much appreciated. Thanks, and happy birding!
    ~Anni @ I'd Rather B Birdin'

  9. One wonders what the groundhog was thinking.

  10. That is a beautiful butterfly.

    All the best Jan

  11. Belas fotografias.
    Um abraço e bom Domingo.


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