Marbled White

Marbled White Melanargia galathea

There were lots of these in the local fields the weekend. This Marbled White (Melanargia galathea) was very intent on feeding from the thistle flower.

Marbled White Melanargia galathea

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July 2019, local field, South Staffordshire, England. © Pete Hillman.

Summer Morning Light

Jerusalem artichoke (Helianthus tuberosus)

Photograph of Jerusalem artichoke (Helianthus tuberosus), taken August 2016, rear garden , Staffordshire. © Pete Hillman 2016. Camera used Nikon D7200, with Sigma 105mm macro lens.