17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Gold-Banded Forester

I photographed this beautiful Gold-Banded Forester in the sand outside our house at Sodwana Bay. The sand was damp from washing our shoes so the butterfly was puddling and basking in the sunshine.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: South Africa
Camera: NIKON D7100
Copyright: © Megan Raab