Paper Kite Butterfly with Fiery background

Post on August 7, 2012 Butterfly BugsMacro


Native to Malaysia and South East Asia regions, the Paper Kite or Rice Paper Butterfly (Idea leuconoe) has two distinct colors – Black and White with light yellow on upper-side of basal part. This one perched upside down with fiery background.

  • Canon, EOS 1D Mark IV
  • EF 180mm F3.5L USM Macro
  • ISO 100, 1/25s, F5.0 ,180mm
  • Texas Discovery Gardens, Dallas Texas
  • June 24, 2012
Paper Kite Butterfly with Fiery background

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