At the Parc Zoologique in Frejus

Not far from Villa Ndio, passing over Lac St. Cassien followed by a short drive along the autoroute takes one to Frejus.  Near the autoroute exit lies the Parc Zoologique with a decent variety of wild beasties in the pens and cages.  We went there on a lark one day recently (July 2019), me with my cameras equipped with telephoto lens.  Below find some samples of what we saw there.  Click on any image to enlarge it and/or start a slideshow.

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Scarce Swallowtail in Flight

Photographed in the Villa Ndio garden, 5 July 2019 with a Sony A7Rii camera and Sony 90mm f2.8 macro lens. Settings: f/4; 1/8000 sec; ISO 400; 90 mm.

Great Banded Grayling

Photographed in the Villa Ndio garden on 30 June 2019. Sony A7RM2 camera with a Minolta 100-400mm f4.5-6.7 APO lens; f/6.7; 1/125 sec. ; ISO 400; 400mm