Collecting Nectar

A European Skipper (Thymelicus lineola)butterfly collecting nectar through his proboscis, from a wildflower bloom. This was photographed at the edge of the Bitterroot National Forest, just outside Sula, Montana: Photo Equipment Used: Canon 7D body Canon 180mm macro lens + Canon 1.4x TC (totalling 252mm) Bogen 3221 Tripod, with Kirk Ent. Ballhead ISO 800 (due […]

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