Previous Swallowtail Hiding
2 of 24 from July 2019


I'm pretty sure this is a swallowtail. These butterflies basically don't stop moving during the day so getting one in the frame is a victory.

Camera: Nikon D850
Date: Saturday, July 13th, 2019 at 10:43 AM
Exposure: 1/125 sec at f7.1
Exposure Compensation: 839 ev
ISO: 100 asa
Lens: 105mm f/2.8D AF Micro-Nikkor
With cropping (you see 23% of the image as shot), this lens is effectively a 216mm lens on a 35mm camera
Larger image: 1333 x 2000
Raw image: 2674 x 4011

John Harvey Photo > Blogs for 2023 to 2005 > July 2019 > Swallowtail Hiding

Leave a Comment

Some HTML allowed: <b>, <code> <em> <i> <strike> <strong>, but most isn't.  Text length is limited.  Comments from first time authors will be reviewed before being posted. Comments with swearing or painfully poor spelling will probably be rejected.

Last Modified Sunday, January 22nd, 2023 at 00:05:24. Edit
Copyright and Contact Information.