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First Flight
A Girl and Her Cat
Elk Family on Foggy Morning
Sunset in Santa Monica, California
Snow drift at sunset
Gabriele
Arno River
Mongol Selfportrait
Darkwood
Setting Sky
James, The Young Maasai Woman and boy in a Tanzanian East African Village
Monarchs and moth sharing a butterfly bush perch
A first-grade student in rural Peru
Practicing Her Sales
Eric
Between two breaths
One chirp...two to follow.
Bee Eaters courting
Francesca
Softball in Banff National Park
Shot at the beach summer
End of the Day
The Schoolroom Doors
14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Monarchs and moth sharing a butterfly bush perch

I had always seen solitary Monarchs...never two together. This day I was ecstatic to see two together on a butterfly bush in bloom. Only later did I realilize that a moth was sharing the frame as well.

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Bloxom, Virginia, United States of America
Member since 2016
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© Mary Jo Ward.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2016
Total Views: 15
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 29, 2016, 6:06 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D3200
Focal Length: 85mm
Shutter Speed: 1/800
Aperture: f4
ISO: ISO400
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PHOTO LOCATION Modest Town, Virginia, United States of America