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Fluttering Focus

Taking good, clean photos of butterflies is never easy because they flutter so much and will easily fly away if you are focusing too close.

However, the task is made simpler with good sunlight and the superzoom of the Nikon P500:

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Aperture priority;  ISO 200; 1/160s; f/5.7; Focal Length 102.8mm

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Aperture priority; ISO 160; 1/200s; f/5.7; Focal Length  95.6mm