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Black Swallowtail

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 15 December 2020 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Photo captured August 18, 2020.

NIKON D7000 1/60 second F/9.5 ISO 902 70 mm

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lisl from Bath, United Kingdom

A gorgeous capture, Steven, of a most stunning butterfly

15 Dec 2020 6:08am

Ralf Kesper from Fröndenberg, Germany

Very nice macro

15 Dec 2020 6:38am

Marie from Villages du Lac de Paladru, France

Magnificent butterfly

15 Dec 2020 6:44am

claudine/canelle from Lorient, France

Oh j'adore ...et ça fait du bien !!

15 Dec 2020 6:48am

Martine Girard from Brest, France

Quelle jolie photo ! J'aime beaucoup les couleurs.

15 Dec 2020 6:58am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Very beautiful. It is good to remember, that summer is coming... when I wait half year.

15 Dec 2020 7:00am

Maryse from Bordeaux, France

Que de belles couleurs ici et cela fait du bien au moral !!!
Jolie capture de ce beau papillon.
Bonne journée Steven

15 Dec 2020 9:05am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

lovely capture of the butterfly and the rather interesting flower head it's on.

15 Dec 2020 9:56am

Shaun from Massachusetts, United States

Great detail Steven. Well captured image.

15 Dec 2020 10:31am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Good memory of summer

15 Dec 2020 10:52am

suzanne from Bruxelles, Belgium

Une très belle image si joliment colorée ! :-)

15 Dec 2020 11:06am

Dreams come true from Utrecht, Netherlands

Wow this is a fantastic photo from the beautiful butterfly .

15 Dec 2020 12:03pm

mo.langel from Courtelary, Switzerland

Beautiful colors and composition!

15 Dec 2020 12:52pm

Devi from Chennai, India

Wow...a beautiful image..
I can see the eye!! Lovely details :)

15 Dec 2020 2:48pm

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Splenid capture.

15 Dec 2020 3:30pm

Existence Artistique from Angers, France

bien les ailes

15 Dec 2020 3:40pm

Lougris from Toulouse, France

Il est magnifique dans sa robe sombre !!

15 Dec 2020 3:43pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

WOW! I love this one!

15 Dec 2020 4:23pm

tataray from France

Wow... belle macro. Beau papillon et de beaux contrastes de couleurs ici.

15 Dec 2020 6:02pm

Willy from Belgium

Cela fait du bien dans cette période hivernale Steven


15 Dec 2020 6:33pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Such a beautiful image. I feel warmer already.

15 Dec 2020 7:13pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

such beautiful focus, colors, lights & bokeh!
L O V E L Y !

15 Dec 2020 7:17pm

Rose from United States

This is so beautiful!

15 Dec 2020 7:20pm

Rose from United States

This is so beautiful.

15 Dec 2020 7:20pm

yo from Entre Seine et Loire, France

Très belle prise ! On ne voit pas souvent le revers qui est plus foncé que le dessus.

15 Dec 2020 8:28pm

Olivier from Manage, Belgium


15 Dec 2020 8:54pm

Mohammad/Navvab from shiraz, Iran

Hi dear Steven after a few months
I wish you well

15 Dec 2020 8:59pm

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

I love the warm light. Wish it was that warm now! This is a lovely image of the butterfly and the gorgeous flower!

15 Dec 2020 10:35pm

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

5* That is beautiful with the lovely colours and great composition.
I can hardly wait for spring.

15 Dec 2020 10:44pm

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

marvelous dark butterfly on the bright bloom

16 Dec 2020 1:32am

Jeanmadis from Chonburi, Thailand

Un bien beau spécimen perché sur un élégant et confortable piédestal.

16 Dec 2020 1:45am

Darkelf Photography from Perth, Australia

Beautiful and majestic butterfly.

16 Dec 2020 2:50am

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Stunning capture.

16 Dec 2020 3:44am

The Yum List from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Lovely contrast of colours in this pic.

16 Dec 2020 11:04am

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

that is a huge butterfly!

16 Dec 2020 9:20pm

Elizabeth Buckalew from Flagstaff, United States

Oh beautiful shot!! Swallowtails are one of my fave's - probably because of their size!

17 Dec 2020 2:31am

Sam from Chennai, India

Beautiful image. Great capture and gorgeous colours. Excellent. :)

17 Dec 2020 4:07pm

Remus from Portugal

Beautiful specimen and the black of the butterfly, it makes perfect contrast with the lilac tone of the flower.

17 Dec 2020 6:18pm

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