this is a recent picture of a cleopatra in santa susanna, catalonia, spain this was surrounded by clouded yellows and the occasional swallowtail i love my butterflies and this was truely a good place for them this butterfly in particular is a winner for me seeing as i personally love its relative the brimstone who i try to see every year back in the UK


butterfly, butterflies, insects, wildlife, nature, animals

i have been in touch with wildlife since a young age i have always been facinated with animals and plants nowadays though i document my findings with photographs and this has also become a great passion for me i now travel various parts of the country in searc of wildlife and frequently aim to get out of the UK and bring different life to you through my images i am also a supporter of the RSPB and NWT i include pictures in my portfolio that will be used to help raise funds for these charities

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  • Prettyinpinks
    Prettyinpinksalmost 2 years ago

    This one is my favourite :) I love butterflies! You’ve really caught their essence! Please post up more of wildlife! Your pictures are incredible!

  • thankyou for the kind comments i plan to post lots more soon hopefully

    – Steve Shand

  • Lepidoptera
    Lepidopteraover 1 year ago

    November 4/2012
    Enjoy the day Steve with the Just Butterflies Featured Gallery!
    Wish you a Sunny Day with Butterfly Kisses,

  • Thankyou very much for the feature :)!

    – Steve Shand

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