Lepidoptera (butterflies and moths)

Challenge #38 in the Frame of Mind series. Hosted by Dutch Newchurch.
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Show one or two great photographs of one or more butterflies or moths. The winning photograph will be technically excellent, without burnt highlights or blocked shadows (probably shot in soft light). The creature will be sharp, with a clean background, without distractions. It will show the animal in its natural habitat, perhaps engaging in behaviour typical of its species. (By happy coincidence, today, 5 April I saw three butterflies. The first of 2018.)
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Australian Yellow Admiral Butterfly
by RuthC
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Yellow Admiral enjoying the nectar from cotoneaster flowers.
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Submitted: Wednesday, 11th April, 2018 12:05 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 28th November, 2015
Focal length: 4.5 mm
Shutter speed: 1/400 sec
Aperture: F3.6
ISO: 100
Notes: Hand-held, natural afternoon light.
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