Drying of the Wings

Wildlife in the Garden
Drying of the Wings by Marek Mierzejewski

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Photographer: Marek Mierzejewski
Competition: Competition-14
Category: Wildlife in the Garden
Location: Gdańsk, Pomeranian Voivodeship, Poland


It was morning, with dew on the grass and two Melanargia galathea (marbled white butterflies) woke up dripping in dew. I watched them for almost half an hour as they slowly revived and opened their wings, in the warm morning sun.


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