A Photo a Day of Christchurch New Zealand

Monarch Butterfly

I’m starting to see a few Monarch butterflies around. This one was in the same Kowhai tree as the Chaffinch bird I photographed.

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Michelle is a Christchurch web designer and photography fan living in Christchurch New Zealand.


  1. Kathy on September 16, 2010 at 6:44 pm

    Beautiful shot Michelle!!! The colors are perfect…the Bokeh effect in the depth of field…the fabulous close up capture!!! WOW!!!

  2. Paul - Leeds daily photo on September 17, 2010 at 10:59 am

    Very pretty butterfly, though I did not know you got them in NZ, thought they were in US.

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