09 April 2021

Butterflies and Sunbird at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden

African Monarch Butterflies and Southern double-collared sunbird at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden

On a glorious and fresh sunny Friday morning with Karen Donaldson during a visit to Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden.

With the oldest Canon kit in my camera bag>> 

African Monarch butterflies: Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden
  • Canon EOS 70D
  • Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM Lens (Mark I)
  • Manual Mode: 400mm / f/5.6 / ISO 500 / 1/2000s shutter speed
  • Handheld

Southern double-collared sunbird: Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden
  • Canon EOS 70D
  • Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM Lens (Mark I)
  • Aperture Priority (Av) Mode: 370mm / f/5.6 / ISO 160 / 1/540s shutter speed
  • Handheld

From Darkness into Light... Kirstenbosch National Botanic Garden

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African Monarch Butterfly at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden
African Monarch Butterfly at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden

African Monarch Butterfly at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden
African Monarch Butterfly at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden

African Monarch Butterfly at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden
African Monarch Butterfly at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden

Southern double-collared sunbird - Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden
Southern double-collared sunbird - Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden

Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden Website

Small butterfly photography with Birds In Flight Setup