In the garden here at Concord Greene, a Painted Lady butterfly stops to enjoy a late summer afternoon.
Concord, Massachusetts USA
Canon EOS 40D with Canon EF100-400 f/4.5-5.6L IS USM lens
Focal length 400mm, Exposure 1/250 sec at f/5.6, ISO 100
Manfrotto 190CX3 tripod with Arcatech ballhead
This image is also featured in Living on the Greene calendar
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