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Friday, July 26, 2013
Butterflies in Flight, Milkweed Runway
Asclepias is the genus of milkweed plants. This clump formed a busy runway for butterflies yesterday afternoon. For a minute or so, the landings were more frequent than at O'Hare and Heathrow combined.
All images shot with 300mm, at or near f/2.8, 1/2000 sec.