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Pieris rapae (Cabbage White)

I like that you can see the rolled up proboscis on the upper butterfly.

Camera: Nikon D800
Date: Saturday, August 16th, 2014 at 11:32 AM
Exposure: 1/640 sec at f4.5
Exposure Compensation: 851 ev
ISO: 100 asa
Lens: 105mm f/2.8D AF Micro-Nikkor
With cropping (you see 40% of the image as shot), this lens is effectively a 164mm lens on a 35mm camera
Region: North America, Canada, British Columbia
Scientific Name: species related to Pieris rapae (Cabbage White)
Tag: flower, insect, invasive, butterfly, in flight
Larger image: 2000 x 1333
Raw image: 4700 x 3133

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