Competition 2023 – Photography – 18 and over – Thomas Roberts – (3) Orange-tip Butterfly

By Thomas Roberts

I believe these two male Orange Tip butterflies are merely resting on this lichen decorated branch. Whatever their reason for being there I was glad they felt secure enough to allow me to get this colourful image.
Competition: 2023 - Photography - 18 and over
Insect order: Butterflies and moths
Species: Orange-tip butterfly, Anthocharis cardamines, males
Picture taken in: United Kingdom

Third image