Glasswing Butterfly by Macky


Available to buy on…


Glasswing Butterfly – Greta oto

35 914 views 26 June 2014

Published in the book Gaia the Living Planet


abutterfly, aglasswing, amacky, butterfly, glasswing, macky, macro, wild

My interest in the field of photography began in childhood, starting with film, then a ‘splatter’ of videography and finally the migration to DSLR photography.

I hope you enjoy viewing my interpretation of the Natural World through my lens.

Copyright Notice

My images may not be used wholly or in part without written permission, including copying, duplicating, printing, publishing (even on a website), pinning, reproducing, storing, sharing or transmitting by any means whatsoever

View Full Profile


  • Curtiss Simpson
    Curtiss Simpsonover 6 years ago

    Awesome love the translucent wings never seen one like this before.

  • :-) I just realised now Curtiss that you were the first to comment on my Glasswing 7 months ago, it was at a time when we could only reply or respond by bubblemail. So I’m thanking you now. To date I’ve received 277 comment, 110 favoritings and 3526 views on this particular shot.

    Kind regards


    – Macky

  • seanfast
    seanfastover 6 years ago

    amazing butterfly
    great shot

  • Kate Towers IPA
    Kate Towers IPAover 6 years ago

    Stunning Shot

  • Jeff  Burns
    Jeff Burnsover 6 years ago

    Holy Cow is this awesome. Brilliant work

  • Deborah  Bowness
    Deborah Bownessover 6 years ago

    OMG this is awesome….I have never seen one like it before!!

  • jesika
    jesikaover 6 years ago

    I know about clear wing moths, but not butterflies.
    Thank you for this

  • Nathan Dooley
    Nathan Dooleyover 6 years ago

    This is amazing.

    Like everyone else, I’ve never seem one like this before.

  • Sharon Perrett
    Sharon Perrettover 6 years ago

    WOW WOW stunning macro, gorgeous butterfly

  • berndt2
    berndt2over 6 years ago

    great shot – you’ve captured the transparency effect really well

  • Coralie Plozza
    Coralie Plozzaover 6 years ago

    what an unusual butterfly…stunning shot

desktop tablet-landscape content-width tablet-portrait workstream-4-across phone-landscape phone-portrait