Competition 2023 – Photography – 18 and over – Richard Sheldrake – (1) Brown Argus butterfly

By Richard Sheldrake

The sun is rising behind a Brown Argus butterfly as it starts to awaken from roosting.  Taken at Martin Down Nature Reserve in Hampshire, around 5am !
Competition: 2023 - Photography - 18 and over
Insect order: Butterflies and moths
Species: Brown Argus butterfly
Picture taken in: United Kingdom

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