Backyard Wildlife

I was playing in the backyard with my son, and saw these two incredible butterflies. Fortunately, they stayed around long enough for me to get my camera out and snap away. I was so impressed with how some of them turned out.

Backyard ButterflyBackyard Butterly IIBackyard Butterfly III

Found out with a little searching that these are Agraulis vanillae more commonly known as the Gulf Fritillary.

Backyard Butterfly IVBackyard Butterfly VBackyard Butterfly VI

One thought on “Backyard Wildlife

  1. beautiful pictures and just what I needed this morning as I cruised through a few favorite blogs, Matt!

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