Canon 60D | And Legs as Lens to cover every single focal length i ever needs.
erm, try not to "catch and imprison" the butterflies for photography sake.. not too eco-friendly as it might cause the butterfly to die..
Instead, try to improve on creeping and camping skills and learn how the butterflies react and find out where they prefer to land..
Ever since I read Ray Bradbury's "A Sound of Thunder", I am fearful of accidentally killing butterflies.
The full short story can be read here
Butterflies are actually attracted more by the ammonia in urine. It doesn't need to be "pee in the morning" like someone posted above.
Sugar water doesn't work. It doesn't have smell.
your wet smelly socks with sweat
cameras are not made of tofu
Sorry, what is your purpose in shooting the butterflies? Is it for fun?
Because if it is, I recommend that you don't. It's very likely you will harm them, accidentally or otherwise, and I see no need for such needless harm in the name of trying out something new...