The Stardust

Wildlife in the Garden
The Stardust by Magdalena Wasiczek

Image details - The Stardust

Photographer: Magdalena Wasiczek (see profile)
Competition: Competition 15
Category: Wildlife in the Garden
Location: Trzebinia, Małopolska, Poland


I photographed this large white or cabbage white butterfly - Pieris brassicae, at rest on a flower head, the numerous raindrops have created a pleasing background bokeh resembling stardust. It's amazing how a few drops of water in the air can create a magical effect in a photo.


Overall winner - International Garden Photographer of the Year Competition 15