18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Sunbathing Monarch

Was outside of my house and noticed this beautiful Monarch butterfly's wings being illuminated by the sun. The way that sun highlighted the butterfly's wings, I thought it would make an excellent picture.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2020
Date Uploaded: 08.2020
Photo Location: Scott AFB, Illinois, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS REBEL T5
Copyright: © Brian Clipper