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    Marbled White. Photography at a hidden Yorkshire gem.

    Best Lens: 150mm macro
    Best time of year: Jul-Aug
    Fitness level: Easy

    This is hidden gem could easily be overlooked. Nestled in Yorkshire farmland this is one the best places to photograph a range of butterflies but especially the Marbled White – a fine black and white butterfly, which is on the wing in Summer. There is always something to see at read more

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    Chalkhill Blues on the South Downs

    Best Lens: 150mm macro
    Best time of year: Summer
    Fitness level: Easy

    Mill Hill Nature Reserve is an unimproved chalk grassland since 1937 (and almost certainly before this) of nearly 35 acres Рit is a great area for photographing butterflies. Shoreham Bank (Mill Hill) is the most nationally famous of the Sussex butterfly sites. This fame was created by the huge numbers and read more