What does it signify when a butterfly lands on your shoulder?

There are different folklore beliefs about butterflies, some believe that if a butterfly lands on you it will bring a harbinger of good luck or bring you comfort.

But there are also some people who believe that the butterfly is a sign of bad luck if it lands on you and it’s claimed that if you accidently kill a butterfly, ill fortune will follow you for 12 months!

And since butterflies emerge transformed from a cocoon, they are often seen as symbols of rebirth.

Butterflies are beautiful insects and there are thousands of species in habitats all over the world, so the capacity to photograph them is endless. Check out some tips on how to take your animal photography to the next level at Exposureguide.com.

Updated on Thursday, March 19 2015 at 08:59AM GMT
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