Sunday Spinelessness – Butterflies!

By David Winter 31/07/2011

Just a couple of pretty pictures today, and what could be prettier than tropical butterfiles? There is a great butterfly house at the Otago Museum, and every time I visit I try and challenge myself to find another angle from which to photograph these beautiful creatures. Sometimes the butterflies themselves make that all too easy:

But my favourite one took a little more work, trying to approach a Heliconius while it surveyed the artificial jungle the musuem has created for the butterflies