Bluebells & Peacocks


Peacock (Inachis io) – This butterfly was so taken by the sweet nectar of the Bluebell flowers it hardly notcied me at all as I was virtually on top of it with my macro lens. Double-click to enlarge image.


Peacock Inachis io

© Peter Hillman ♦ 21st April 2020 ♦ Local woodland ride, Staffordshire ♦ Nikon D7200


Sitting On A Bowl of Sunshine


Peacock (Inachis io) – Probably my favourite of all the butterflies I have seen here, and another fond reminder of my childhood, of long, hot and lazy summer days. Double-click to enlarge image,


Peacock Inachis io

© Peter Hillman ♦ 16th April 2020 ♦ Local woodland margin, Staffordshire ♦ Nikon D7200


The Peacock Always Brightens My Day

Peacock Inachis io

Peacock Butterfly (Aglais io) formerly Inachis io, rear garden, Staffordshire, England. August 2017.