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A butterfly samples a purple coneflower on the Toronto Islands.
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A butterfly samples a purple coneflower on the Toronto Islands.

I was in Toronto for the first time and decided to check out the Toronto Islands, which boast gardens overflowing with flowers. I saw this butterfly land on a display of purple coneflowers and had to capture the colors.

TAGS: Butterfly, Canada, Toronto

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Overland Park, Kansas, United States of America
Member since 2014
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© Beth Lipoff.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2018
Total Views: 13
Filed Under: Natural World
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2018, 3:12 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 70D
Focal Length: 55mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1000
Aperture: f6.3
ISO: ISO250
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