The picture of this Great Spangled Fritillary Butterfly (Speyeria cybele) on a Zinnia flower was taken in my sister-in-law’s beautiful garden in Cortland Manor in Westchester, New York. I used my Canon 5DMarkIII with the Canon 100mm macro lens.
On the Silver-spotted Skipper (Epargyreus clarus), the wings are brown-black; hindwing is lobed. Forewing has transparent gold spots; underside of hindwing has a metallic silver band.
The Silver-spotted Skipper has a wing span of 1 3/4 – 2 5/8 inches (4.5 – 6.7 cm). The photograph of this Silver-spotted Skipper was taken at the Stuyvesant Cove Park on the East River in lower Manhattan with the Canon 5D Mark III with the Canon 100mm Macro lens.
The picture of these busy Honey Bees was taken at the New York Botanical Garden in the Bronx. This pretty Honey Bee was photographed with Canon 100mm macro lens.
Common Eastern Bumblebee on Flower
The picture of this Common Eastern Bumblebee was taken at the New York Botanical Garden in the Bronx, New York. This very colorful picture of the Common Eastern Yellow Bumblebee was taken with the Canon 5D Mark III with the Canon 100mm Macro lens.
Great Crested Flycatcher on Branch
I photographed this pretty Great Crested Flycatcher yesterday near the visitor’s center at the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge using my Canon 5D Mark III Canon 300mm f2.8 IS II with a 2X extender.
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