When looking for bugs (OK, technically insects and arachnids) flower gardens present an unparalleled photo opportunity. After a while butterflies begin to tolerate your presence – a flower banquet is easily worth a human with a camera.
Painted Lady, Vanessa cardui
7-3-2011, 2:36 p.m.
exposure: 1/249 sec
focal length: 190 mm (with 68mm of extension tubes)
7-3-2011, 2:34 p.m.
exposure: 1/600 sec
focal length: 300 mm (with 68mm of extension tubes)