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A migrating monarch butterfly sharing one of my zinnias with a carpenter bee, they are seem to be having lunch.
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A migrating monarch butterfly sharing one of my zinnias with a carpenter bee.
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Great Grey Owl in Flight
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A migrating monarch butterfly sharing one of my zinnias with a carpenter bee, they are seem to be having lunch.

I planted a zinnia bush seeds in my garden and forgot that I planted them. When the zinnia bush bloomed, I thought it was a weed and almost cut it down. The day that I was going to cut it down I noticed a single zinnia bloom. The single bloom turn into many blooms. This particular zinnia bush started to attract humming birds and monarch butterflies on migration. One day I went to photograph a hummingbird and, to my surprise, noticed a monarch butterfly and a carpenter bee sharing a giant zinnia bloom.

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Rochester, New York, United States of America
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© Allen Hill.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2015
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 9, 2017, 10:52 a.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS REBEL T5
Focal Length: 300mm
Shutter Speed: 1/3200
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO3200
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