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Butterfly on valerian

Posted by
Michael Skorulski (Toronto, Canada) on 27 July 2008 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

The scent of wild valerian is irresistible to insects and people too. The roots are used to make a sedative. Valerian grows wild in Slovakia.

PENTAX Optio A30 1/160 second F/8.0 ISO 64 38 mm (35mm equiv.)

PENTAX Optio A30
1/160 second
F/8.0
ISO 64
38 mm (35mm equiv.)