Today’s post features another beautiful butterfly that showed up yesterday afternoon in our Lake of the Ozarks (Missouri) butterfly garden … the Tiger Swallowtail.
This is not the first one seen this year, but the first one that I was able to capture with my camera. Here are my favorites.
First stop was a second-year cascading butterfly bush:
Next on the menu, our Zinnias:
Still more butterfly species (and more critters) have been visiting our garden and will be shared in upcoming posts.
Photographic Equipment Used:
- Canon 5D Mark 3 body
- Canon 100-400mm, f/4.5-f/5.6 IS lens
- Handheld, with IS “On”
- ISO 400 and ISO 800
- Aperture f/5.6
- Shutter Speed 1/60 sec. to 1/125 sec.