The Butterfly and the Grenadilla flower bud

What’s in a name?

Afrikaners call it a ‘Skoenlapper’ but I’ve never seen a ‘Vlinder’ (=Dutch) repairing a shoe. The English name it ‘Butterfly’. Have you ever seen one on butter?

Love my coffee breaks in the courtyard 2

The butterfly (2 pictures)  


Variations on a butterfly behind glass

First the original (macro); followed by some photo-graphics

Blue eyed butterfly

And then it stopped moving, just like that …


After the bird attack ….

….. the butterfly needed to rest for a while… (opalotype)