17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
A buterfly and a flower of the Great Steppe

There is a place where butterflies prosper: just in the middle of the Earth. The place is called Karkaraly (Kazakhstan). The climate is continental and therefore both flowers and butterflies are unpretentious but incredibly beautiful.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2019
Date Uploaded: 08.2019
Photo Location: Karlaraly, Kazakhstan, Kazakhstan
Camera: Canon EOS 7D Mark II
Copyright: © Birlik Mendybayev