I took these shots during our Panhandle Trail walk a couple of weeks ago. I did not know that this wild plants are called thistles until I saw it in one of the blogs I have visited last week. I only knew thistles in the pixie hollow (Tinkerbel) hahaha. The cartoon picture is so different from the real thistles.
I had so much fun shooting all these especially with the presence of the butterfly!
Thistles are thorny so I was really careful when I was walking to take some photos.
Lovely isn't it? I am so grateful to this butterfly for posing for me, she did not fly when I approached the place hehehe.
If all the subject of the photo shoot is like this beautiful and graceful butterfly, a photographers contentment is full hehehe.
There are so many butterflies this year that I can't get over my addiction in taking pictures of them. Will share some more later on but right now, I better go to bed as its past midnight already lol. Thanks fr dropping by friends! Your valuable comments are greatly appreciated!
Fantastic photos especially zoomed in :-) Almost every time I try to take photos of butterflies I'm too slow and they fly off! :-(ReplyDelete
Nice one Mommy ;)ReplyDelete
ganda naman tokaya lalo na yung may mga butterfly.ReplyDelete
about willa's site di ko rin ma-access kahapon pa. sabi nya 3 sites nya daw ang down ngayon. nagsimula iyon noong nagpalit sya ng hosting kaya nga daw iyong ibang babayaran sa kanyang opps ay naka-hold ang pymt. di pa sya nabayaran. di pa nya alam kelan mao-ok yung sites nya.
Yes thistles and butterflies are good photo subjects. They are simply fascinating. Thanks for the post. God bless you all always.ReplyDelete
Wonderful captures of the butterflies! I've seen more this year than I have the past three years.ReplyDelete
Looking forward to seeing your other shots. :)
Delightful shots of the thistle and butterfly.ReplyDelete
Well don, both the flowers and the butterflies.ReplyDelete
You can't lose with butterflies on your shots.ReplyDelete
Fantastic series of shots, a wonderful combination of thistle and butterfly, so pretty! Thanks for risking those thorns to share these with us :)ReplyDelete
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You are so fortunate to have so many butterflies! I only wish. Thanks for sharing!ReplyDelete
marvelous shots! love the photos with the butterfly.ReplyDelete
Great shots - we cut down all our thistle - they spread and are so prckly!ReplyDelete
Great shot! Ang ganda (so beautiful) Kulit! ;-) Tulog ka na! (You go and sleep now)ReplyDelete
Wonderful shots, especially with the butterfly. Thistles are very pretty when they're in full bloom. The ones in New Zealand have beautiful purple flowers. (Scotch thistle). My farmer father goes around killing them because they're considered weeds here.ReplyDelete
They are all beautiful!ReplyDelete
Great shots. Love the butterfly!ReplyDelete
I enjoyed looking at these wonderful shots!ReplyDelete
Lovely shots! I love taking pictures of butterflies, too. Addictive, no?ReplyDelete
Have a wonderful week!
Nice flowers but I had been looking for your Mellow Yellow Monday, did you post?ReplyDelete
galing nga mga shots!!ReplyDelete
kuhang kuha ... kung alam lang ng butterfly na maganda siya sa picture ... ahihihi... dropping by here Rose...ReplyDelete
Nice post. I love butterflies. Thanks for visiting my blog. Cheers!ReplyDelete
Beautiful photos! The butterfly shots are just excellent and perfect for Camera Critters.ReplyDelete
awwwwww...am loving it...love the pics sis...pro na pro!ReplyDelete
Love the colors of the butterfly
Thanks for stopping by! I love your photos, great captures!ReplyDelete