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Forest Guitarist
Wildfire smoke in the Grand Canyon
Berg
Looking over the Dalmatian Coast of Dubrovnik, Croatia
Gym Class
Mist Garden
O rĂ¡pido e gracioso pouso da borboleta.
Sunrise on Lake Lucerne
Nick and Mat in Aachen
Two red covertables
2 ducks
A swallowtail butterfly and cherry blossoms
Echinacea and bee
Navina and Friends in a Julich Lake
garden visitor
Mute Swan Pair & signet
Wisteria Bloom
Pacific Sea Nettle
Early morning sunrise, captured at the North Carolina coastline, September 2017.
Penguins at a zoo
A person relaxing on the beach staring out towards the ocean.
Wild Sunflower
Monarch Butterfly
15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
A swallowtail butterfly and cherry blossoms

This is a lucky shot of a swallowtail butterfly with its wings fully spread out while feeding on nectar from the cherry blossoms that beautifully dominate San Francisco in the spring.

TAGS: California, Nature

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Walnut Creek, California, United States of America
Member since 2017
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Image Source: mobile
Date Taken: 03.2017
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Sept. 10, 2017, 9:49 p.m.
Camera Make: Apple
Camera Model: iPhone 6s Plus
Focal Length: 4.2mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1923
Aperture: f2.2
ISO: ISO25
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PHOTO LOCATION San Francisco, California, United States of America