I never quite know what I might find when I set out with my camera, my binoculars, and my wandering eyes. Recently, I headed out in Tilden Nature Area, one of my regular haunts, hoping to find fun wildlife to photograph.
And I did, although not quite what I was expecting. About a quarter mile into my walk, my eye was captivated by a pale swallowtail. I love watching swallowtails, but it seems every time I see one with camera in hand, they have no interest in landing. Fortunately, this one did land for me.
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