The Queen

Wildlife in the Garden
The Queen by Michael Barbieri

Image details - The Queen

Photographer: Michael Barbieri (see profile)
Competition: Competition 13
Category: Wildlife in the Garden
Location: Mantua, Lombardy, Italy


This Papilio machaon (Old World swallowtail) butterfly is one of the most beautiful butterflies in Italy. I photographed it at rest, in the glow of the morning sun.


Highly Commended - Wildlife in the Garden