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Monarch Butterfly

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 19 August 2015 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Photo captured September 25, 2014.

NIKON D7000 1/500 second F/5.6 ISO 200 138 mm (35mm equiv.)

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fateme@@ from Dezful, Iran

The butterflies wings are always wonderful. Excellent shot.

19 Aug 2015 6:37am

Dimitrios from ATHENS, Greece


19 Aug 2015 6:46am

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

des détails superbes.)

19 Aug 2015 7:30am

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium


19 Aug 2015 7:56am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

lovely crisp butterfly portrait

19 Aug 2015 9:28am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Clear and beautiful shot.

19 Aug 2015 9:33am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Very beautiful !

19 Aug 2015 10:25am

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

The monarch is so beautiful. I'm worried about their shrinking habitat.

19 Aug 2015 1:29pm

Carol from Leamington, Canada

Perfect in every way.... lovely detail and colors.... a delightful bokeh too!

19 Aug 2015 2:22pm

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

Excellent focus. Nice one.

19 Aug 2015 2:27pm

Francisco Romero from Leon, Spain

Great colors and work having the butterfly in the focus plane.

19 Aug 2015 3:02pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

5 stars from me! Magnificent

19 Aug 2015 3:08pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A beautiful concentration on this butterfly. I like the flower it's on too. A fine picture.

19 Aug 2015 3:31pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A beautiful capture of this beauty. i loved these butterflies as a kid.

19 Aug 2015 10:20pm

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

That is very nice. We don't get many Monarchs around here.

20 Aug 2015 12:10am

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Absolutely gorgeous! The color and the detail is magnificent. I hardly see any monarch butterflies here. I would be excited if I did! A beautiful image!

20 Aug 2015 1:44am

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quelle macro et papillon sueprbe vue et iamge.

20 Aug 2015 3:31am

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

Gorgeous image and composition!

20 Aug 2015 6:00am

L'Angevine from Angers, France

très beau

20 Aug 2015 8:00am

RBL from Oxford, United States

Stunning ... awesome close-up and vibrant colors!

20 Aug 2015 6:48pm

Sam from Chennai, India

Amazing. A beautiful capture. :)

25 Aug 2015 3:35pm

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