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Monarch Butterfly

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 25 August 2016 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Photo captured July 17, 2016.

NIKON D7000 1/250 second F/8.0 ISO 200 157 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Le Krop from Charenton-le-Pont, France

Une image magnifique et maîtrisée ! *****

25 Aug 2016 5:29am

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Magnifique, ce papillon semble être une peinture. )

25 Aug 2016 5:55am

Claudine/canelle from Lorient, France


25 Aug 2016 6:17am

Michael Skorulski from Toronto, Canada

I like the vibrant vivid colors and excellent sharp detail.

25 Aug 2016 6:22am

Martine from France

Magnifiques couleurs autant pour le papillon que pour les fleurs.

25 Aug 2016 6:47am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

marvellously crisp shot

25 Aug 2016 8:56am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

very beautiful

25 Aug 2016 11:50am

beach from Oshawa, Ontario, Canada


25 Aug 2016 11:51am

Sam from Chennai, India

What a beautiful capture. Great colours and Gorgeous. :)

25 Aug 2016 12:05pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Wow...Splendid !!

25 Aug 2016 12:30pm

Libouton Martine from Bousval, Belgium

Wouhaaaa avant superbe macro

25 Aug 2016 12:43pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quelle couleur quelle macro et image ce papillon fantastique vue.

25 Aug 2016 12:58pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A gorgeous capture. I loved seeing these as a kid in the Mid-West.

25 Aug 2016 1:33pm

Frances from Boston, United States

Superb image. The color is fabulous.

25 Aug 2016 1:59pm

Don from Spokane, United States

WOW. This is a marvelous capture of these colors with excellent detail.

25 Aug 2016 3:05pm

Tomek from PoznaƄ, Poland

Wonderful image and stunning colors.

25 Aug 2016 3:57pm

Greg from United States

Great macro picture!

25 Aug 2016 4:24pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice!
very nice!
L O V E L Y !!!!!

25 Aug 2016 4:44pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

5 stars from me - love the clarity and vibrant colors

25 Aug 2016 4:58pm

fateme@@ from Dezful, Iran

Royal colors.

25 Aug 2016 7:40pm

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

A beautiful shot. It looks like a bee is zooming through and saying hello to the butterfly.

25 Aug 2016 10:29pm

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

beautiful colors, nice pose

26 Aug 2016 12:45am

Urspo from Phoenix, Congo

what vivid colours!

26 Aug 2016 4:00am

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

very cool colors and composition

26 Aug 2016 4:15am

willy from Belgium

excellent Steven !
have a nice day

26 Aug 2016 2:26pm

Min (Eros) from tehran, Iran

Look at the colors and the details! LOVE it!!

26 Aug 2016 3:01pm

jpla from St Barthélémy d, France


26 Aug 2016 5:01pm

L'Angevine from Angers, France

oh beau

26 Aug 2016 6:26pm

Remus from Portugal

Beautifully done, well seen this scene.

26 Aug 2016 6:48pm

Sam from Chennai, India

Beautiful capture. Excellent details and colours. Great. Love this. :)

27 Aug 2016 12:08am

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

Nice close up and great vivid colors.

28 Aug 2016 9:57am

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butterfly 2016 by omid

Interesting insects by Ruthiebear