I saw this butterfly landing on yarrow up at Camp Handy while out backpacking in the Olympic National Forest. Was glad it stayed around long enough for a photo or two. (confession: I had to look up the identification in a book on my return home)
Nice to have an occasional butterfly along the trail. Even nicer when they stay put long enough that you can get your exposure set.
- Camera: Fujifilm GFX 50R with 63mm lens
- ISO 800 1/550 sec f/9.0
It took a while to wait for this butterfly to land where its wings were open facing me. I figured it was a little camera shy.
- Camera: Nikon D850
- Lens: Nikkor 300mm f/4
- ISO 400 1/400 sec f/10