Photographer's Note

This is my second butterfly shot,the first which I posted on TL,I've since found out may be a moth!
This I photographed in our garden this morning.
It is an Orange Tip butterfly (Anthocaris cardamines)an attractive spring butterfly growing to between 35 to 45mm.It is widespread in Southern England and Ireland.Its range extends over Western Europe to China and Japan.One of the first Spring butterflies,seen flying close to the ground in gardens,lanes and forest paths.
Photo cropped and used USM at 15% in PS
ISO 160
Exposure time1/450s

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