Butterfly Pictures - Extremely Close!
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Welcome to my Texas Hill Country butterfly pictures page. I believe I have accurately identified the various butterflies here, but I would always appreciate confirmation or corrections.  You can contact me here.  See also Texas Hill Country Birds! and Starry Nights pictures.


American Lady Close-up

Really really close-up of this American Lady sipping rosemary juice through her built-in straw.  Wimberley 2016 trip.  Nikon D750 camera with 200mm macro lens, 1/800, f11, ISO 800, mounted on a monopod.

Buckeye Close-up

February 2016 Wimberley.  Nikon D7200, 200mm macro lens, f11, 1/1000, ISO 500, spot metered with SB-800 fill flash.  This guy looks like a cartoon character but I can't quite place it...

Juniper Hairstreak Very Close

Wimberley 2016.  Nikon D7200, 200mm macro lens, f13, 1/1000, ISO 640, SB-800 fill flash, monopod mounted.


Red Admiral Butterfly Vanessa atalanta

Side view getting after the rosemary flower nectar.  February 2016, Nikon D750, 200mm macro lens, f8, 1/1600, ISO 800, monopod mounted.

Checkered Skipper Close-up

Wimberley 2016.  Nikon D7200, 200mm macro lens, f8, 1/1000, ISO 500, SB-800 fill flash, monopod mounted.

Primary Butterfly Page Here

Queen Butterfly Pictures

Sulfur (Sulphur) Butterfly Pictures

Swallowtail Butterfly Pictures

Butterfly Close-ups

Texas Hill Country Butterflies

Dragonfly and Damselfly Pictures


Texas Hill Country Wimberley Pictures

Texas Hill Country Pictures Page 2 (A few more butterflies)

Bees, Wasps

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