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Equipment & Techniques => Landscape & Nature Photography => Topic started by: Arlen on July 19, 2021, 08:20:02 pm

Title: Two-tailed Swallowtail
Post by: Arlen on July 19, 2021, 08:20:02 pm
A large, flashy visitor to flowers being competed for by many bees and hummingbirds, Papilio multicaudata is a member of the aptly-named Tiger Swallowtail group.



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Title: Re: Two-tailed Swallowtail
Post by: Arlen on July 19, 2021, 08:52:50 pm
Onward.



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Title: Re: Two-tailed Swallowtail
Post by: langier on July 19, 2021, 10:20:38 pm
Well done, Arlen, your timing was perfect!
Title: Re: Two-tailed Swallowtail
Post by: kers on July 20, 2021, 01:55:13 am
+1 perfectly done!
Title: Re: Two-tailed Swallowtail
Post by: PeterAit on July 20, 2021, 08:43:29 am
A butterfly in flight is hard to get!
Title: Re: Two-tailed Swallowtail
Post by: Eric Myrvaagnes on July 20, 2021, 07:33:06 pm
+1 perfectly done!
+2.
Title: Re: Two-tailed Swallowtail
Post by: Arlen on July 21, 2021, 12:20:19 pm
Thanks for all your comments. Getting good captures of these erratic beauties is indeed a challenge, but a fun one.