Description this is a gulf fritillary butterfly that visited me in my garden . i love the side on view with the backlit wings from the evening sun. the bokeh from the lantana in the background i think is also very nice . also, i love the eye shapes on the underside of the wings.
Jason Wilkie, jacksonville,florida. usa Member Since August 2007 Artist Statement my names jason wilkie , but prefer jay or j j ( initials of 1st and middle names) .
im 35 years old , married to a lovely american lady called kim , have 2 boys , a stepson also named jason and my 9month old cade . originally from london ,england . i now live in hot n sweaty florida . im quite new to this hobby of mine ,photography,but am really enjoying it and find i have a keen eye for images . or so im told ! i do wish this to become a business sometime soon as im fed up working to make others rich and would dearly love to start my own photography business . i love taking images of nature , be it insects , animals , skyscapes ,landscapes ,candid portraits (preferably black and white !). i love portraits that are not set up in a strict studio setting . i feel you see more 'soul' in candid shots .