A monarch butterfly perches on some wildflowers at the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge in New York City. This delicate traveler caught my eye at the beginning of my photo walk. It was a beautiful start to my time out in nature.
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My fine art photography celebrates the beautiful details in our everyday lives.
Photographed with a Canon EOS 5D, 70-300mm lens, and 2x teleconverter.