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Butterfly and Phlox
This beautiful butterfly landed on some Phlox on my way up Sentinal. One of the many varieties of life seen in the Olympic Range~August 15,2006~


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Bob SihlerButterfly and Phlox

Bob Sihler

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Awesome shot-- I love photographing butterflies, too. They're so uncooperative that it feels like a mighty accomlishment to get a good shot of one.
Posted Sep 29, 2006 1:28 am

OlympicMtnBoyRe: Butterfly and Phlox


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Thanks. I was hoping this one wouldn't fly...and I got blessed cause he stayed right there til I got the shot I wanted:) Have a good one!
Posted Sep 29, 2006 5:51 pm

trailhuggersarahgreat photo


Voted 10/10

That is a nice "Checkerspot Butterfly" you snapped.
Posted Jan 10, 2007 12:49 am

OlympicMtnBoyRe: great photo


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Thank you. Lucky to have it wait for me:)
Posted Jan 10, 2007 4:12 pm

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Mark Straub

Voted 10/10

Wow, nice shot! This is very similar to my shot of a checkerspot butterfly on Mt. St. Helens.
Posted Dec 25, 2007 10:34 am

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John Kirk

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Interesting contrast
Posted Nov 6, 2008 11:18 am

OlympicMtnBoyRe: Thumbs up


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Thanks:) I'm happy the butterfly opened up for me.
Posted Nov 6, 2008 3:11 pm

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OlympicMtnBoySubmitted by OlympicMtnBoy
on Aug 20, 2006 6:48 pm

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Object Title: Butterfly and Phlox

Image Type(s): Wildlife