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Giant Swallowtail #2

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 23 September 2011 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Photo captured August 26, 2011.

NIKON D7000 1/250 second F/5.3 ISO 140 99 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Wings fully spread.. lovely shot.

23 Sep 2011 7:58am

Kala from United States

Gorgeous details and color.

23 Sep 2011 8:48am

Yonatan from New York, United States

Stunning capture. Great clarity and vibrance.

23 Sep 2011 10:44am

RBL from Oxford, United States

Beautiful rich colors, great capture with the wings spread open...Lovely!

23 Sep 2011 12:05pm

tataray from france, France

Wow. Excellent.)

23 Sep 2011 12:38pm

Mariana M. from Waterloo, Canada

super closeup and processing . beautiful butterfly !

23 Sep 2011 1:05pm

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

This butterfly looks perfect - a jewel in this lovely macro.

23 Sep 2011 1:27pm

Heinz from Hamm, Germany

ein sehr gutes Makro.

23 Sep 2011 2:57pm

Roman from Austria, Austria

stunning details in this gorgeous capture!
great work!

23 Sep 2011 3:04pm

Rick from Toronto, Canada

Absolute eye candy.

23 Sep 2011 4:47pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Steven, this is fantastic. A gorgeous image and perfect framing. 5*****s!

23 Sep 2011 8:18pm

franz from Baden, Austria

magnificent look at this beautiful butterfly and the purple buddleia flower!

23 Sep 2011 9:22pm

marc from Granby, Canada

Very nice close up Steven.

23 Sep 2011 9:57pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

lovely composition and colors

23 Sep 2011 11:39pm

Jason Politte from Conway, AR, United States

Gorgeous Steven! You capured the colors of this Swallowtail beautifully, and it stands out so well against the background with your DOF here.

24 Sep 2011 12:22am

Stefan from Thiersee, Austria

Great details, wonderful close up!

24 Sep 2011 3:28am

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

That is stupendous.

24 Sep 2011 4:23am

Stefanie from Paris, France

Great close up!

24 Sep 2011 5:06pm

Jani from Sweden

a perfect closeup! :)

25 Sep 2011 10:28am

klausZ from Kufstein, Austria

definitely perfect, it couldn´t be more impressive! congrats!

25 Sep 2011 3:34pm

London Caller from London, United Kingdom

So colourful and vivid!

25 Sep 2011 4:22pm

Mike from California, United States

Great macro..

25 Sep 2011 7:52pm

Dokmateo from Madrid, Spain

Great macro with very interesting tone and details.

25 Sep 2011 9:38pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

An amazing shot of this large beauty.

26 Sep 2011 1:25am

Viewfinder from Bradenton, FL, United States

Awesome shot!

8 Oct 2011 1:41am

Steve from Camdenton, United States

Yeah, looks pretty much the same as my shot. Nice clarity and color...well done!

8 Oct 2011 5:22am