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Wings of Wonder

Posted by
john4jack (Corvallis, Oregon, United States) on 18 July 2009 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

On Father's Day, family and friends went to "Wings of Wonder" to see the butterflies. I have three photographs to post. Hopefully going back a second time will lead to better shots.

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NIKON D300 1/320 second F/5.6 ISO 800 157 mm (35mm equiv.)

Didier DE ZAN from somewhere, France

Nice macro

18 Jul 2009 5:31am

PATRICK from miramas, France

excellent macro

18 Jul 2009 5:43am

Dulcie from Danville, United States

My goodness. Incredible color and clarity!

18 Jul 2009 6:14am

Eleftheria from Athens, Greece


18 Jul 2009 6:30am

Yvon from Orleans, France

wow what a beautiful macro

18 Jul 2009 6:57am

khadi from New Delhi, India

Wonderful details. I like the blue of the butterfly wings.

18 Jul 2009 7:27am

Anna.C from LA ROCHELLE, France

wow ! incredible colors ! nice shot Jack !

18 Jul 2009 8:18am

Marzieh from Iran

nice macro,
sharp color

18 Jul 2009 8:26am

Lorraine from Gatineau, Canada

They are beautiful, lovely blue, great macro!

18 Jul 2009 8:30am

Craig from Vacaville, California, United States

This is just beautiful Jack! Love the proportion you gave your subject!

18 Jul 2009 8:49am

Veronique from Sarrouilles, France

very nice macro, so difficult to capture butterflies

18 Jul 2009 9:26am

sawsengee from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

a stunning macro, beautiful colours, sharpness of details & composition

18 Jul 2009 10:14am

Elena Kotrotsou from Drossia, Greece

Amazing beauty!

18 Jul 2009 11:18am

Isabelle from Liège, Belgium

Just wonderful !!!

18 Jul 2009 11:29am

zOOm from Paris, France

A wonderful specimen, so elegant ! A ncice tuxedo indeed !

18 Jul 2009 11:46am

Barbara from Florida, United States

Stunning, I love the detail of the blue. Beautiful macro!

18 Jul 2009 12:42pm

Don from spokane, United States

Gorgeous colors in this fine close up!

18 Jul 2009 1:44pm

MARIANA from waterloo, Canada

Beautiful closeup .

18 Jul 2009 1:59pm

Irene from Les Coteaux, France

Very beautiful capture !

18 Jul 2009 2:42pm

Susan from Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States

Beautiful catch Jack...

18 Jul 2009 7:16pm

Lee from Fort Frances Ontario, Canada

A great shot Jack. I can hardly wait for the second go around. Nothing to shabby about the first visit.

18 Jul 2009 8:37pm

Scott Schilling from San Martin, United States

That is some amazing color on the butterfly wings - Great shot Jack!

18 Jul 2009 11:59pm

Tracy from La Selva Beach, United States

Wow! the detail is fantastic! I love all the little feathers on the wings-Beautiful!

19 Jul 2009 2:49am

Toni from Eastern Washington, United States

What a beautiful butterfly! I don't think I've ever seen one of these before.

19 Jul 2009 7:16am

Francesc B. from région parisienne, France

Magnificent colors.

19 Jul 2009 10:38am

Mags from Paris, France

Beautiful colors!

19 Jul 2009 10:40am

Marie from FRESNES, France

il nous présente ses belles ailes... belle image.

19 Jul 2009 9:47pm

Yusuf Adamu from Kano, Nigeria

Great macro

20 Jul 2009 1:12am

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States


20 Jul 2009 3:44pm

Cricket-Tammy from Somewhere in the, United States

I am working my way backwards once again getting caught up. I have always loved a black butterfly. Very touching.

21 Jul 2009 10:05am

Vachel from Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

great macro shot.. well done..

21 Jul 2009 11:36am

Magda from Vancouver, Canada


23 Jul 2009 6:34am