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Butterflies
Posted By: takis63, 11-14-2014, 03:13 PM

Hi everyone

Here are some butterfly shots from my archive.

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11-14-2014, 03:20 PM   #2
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A nice specimen of Vanessa Cardui (a.k.a. "Painted Lady")!
Really beautiful... and the pics do it justice!
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A nice specimen of Vanessa Cardui (a.k.a. "Painted Lady")!
Really beautiful... and the pics do it justice!
Thank you, especially as i didn't know the name of the species!
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QuoteOriginally posted by takis63 Quote
Thank you, especially as i didn't know the name of the species!
I happen to stumble on all manners of interesting insects, and I'm beginning to think to take up entomology in order to know what I just photographed!

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Love that first shot especially...the angle...the light through the wings.......Bravo!
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Love that first shot especially...the angle...the light through the wings.......Bravo!
Thank you!
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Very nice pictures both! I am definitely not good with insects, to me is something very difficult!
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Very nice shots

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Thank you Flavio and MrBassie
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How did you get him to stay still long enough
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Very nice shots, light coming through wings make it more beautiful. nice background as well matches the subject.
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How did you get him to stay still long enough
Well i don't know but he was standing there like a seasoned model.

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Very nice shots, light coming through wings make it more beautiful. nice background as well matches the subject.
Thank you!
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