Red Admiral Butterfly at Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens
An early autumn day at the Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens provided perfect conditions for butterfly photography: soft light, cool temperatures, and vibrant blossoms. In this video, a Red Admiral Butterfly probes dahlia flowers for nectar.
The music is from a public domain recording of Giuseppe Cambini's Wind Quntet no. 2 in D Minor, performed by the Soni Ventorum Woodwind Quintet. You can listen to the piece in its entirety here:
Video by Garth Hagerman