Beethoven, his formal name, and Beto for short.
From Butterflies and Bugs
Cone flowers, with their raised rounded centers and drooping petals, make almost perfect perches for insects for photographers, such as yourself, wanting to shoot them. Beautiful swallowtail portrait.
Beautiful swallowtail beautifully portrayed. I've just got to get some cone flowers! Whatever I've got, they're not buyin'.
i had a look thourgh macro gallery expectional images i have just started to try macro work seriosley and your images are a inspiration
so many marvelous macro pictures in this gallery