Old-School Magic

21 March 2012 8 Comments Home » Insects etc.

Stranded in a wiry riddle,
a Black Swallowtail butterfly caterpillar
finds old-school magic in a labyrinth of fennel.

A Black Swallowtail butterfly caterpillar in a labyrinth of fennel

Black Swallowtail butterfly | Papilio polyxenes


  • Mike on G+ said:

    I like this! Thank you.

  • Anna on 500px said:


  • Magnus on 500px said:

    Great shot

  • Diane said:

    Such incredible detail. This capture is beyond words, but I will try: stunning, gorgeous, beautiful, the lighted spotlight behind gives it that STAR quality!

    Another great moment, Rick. ME LIKES LOTS!! LOL

  • Rick said:

    Thanks Diane. I was out today making pictures, never before this early, amazing.

  • Ray on G+ said:

    Well done.

  • Margaret on G+ said:

    Great leaf with wonderful texture and a great little butterfly to be. Nicely done!!

  • Margaret on G+ said:

    What a beauty! Nicely done!

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