Beauty and the beast


In taking this shot, I was drawn to the dramatic contrast of the soft, delicate and colourful lines of the tropical butterfly against the hard, angular and dark bulk of the Freshwater Crocodile – a simple example of nature’s spectacular diversity.

Butterfly House, Sydney Wildlife World, New South Wales

Olympus E510 Digital SLR, Olympus Zuiko Digital ED 40–150mm

by Aimee Ellard, South Australia