A pair of painted lady butterflies appear to be dancing in sync as they tack in the wind.
White wildflower holding its head up after a heavy rain and after the peak of its blooming.
Interplay of sun and clouds near the end of the day.
This bundle of spines looks like the insect world’s answer to Shih Tzus. (Maybe a tiger moth caterpillar?)
This red-spotted purple probably escaped a predator at the cost of a wing and the ability to escape again. Though grounded, he continued to spread his wings in the sunshine.
The local hummingbird gang goes into defensive mode when a finch lights on their turf — the nectar feeder.