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Thank you all for your great comments on my last picture.Another butterfly taken at the butterfly farm,I did not like the leaf it was sitting on so had a play and added a flower ..Lin

Brand:NIKON CORPORATION
Camera:Nikon D5100 Check out Nikon Nation!
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:26 May 2012 - 10:45 PM
Focal Length:70mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/5.7
Aperture:f/8.0
Shutter Speed:1/640sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:100
Exposure Mode:Not Defined
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Auto, Did not fire
Title:Bright And Beautiful
Username:sweetpea62 sweetpea62
Uploaded:1 Aug 2012 - 11:22 PM
Tags:Close-up / macro, General, Wildlife / nature
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paskinmj
paskinmj  6 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
1 Aug 2012 - 11:25 PM

Amazing crisp image.
Matt

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stuart1963
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1 Aug 2012 - 11:25 PM

excellentSmile

Phil

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cabbie
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1 Aug 2012 - 11:26 PM

Top notch well done indeed

Bob

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Badgerfred
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1 Aug 2012 - 11:39 PM

Beautiful Lacewing Lin, excellent image, great detail,
Fred.

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annettep38
annettep38 Plus Member 3191 forum postsannettep38 vcard France33 Constructive Critique Points
1 Aug 2012 - 11:44 PM

a stunning butterfly, glad that Fred could identify it!

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lostnspace2011
1 Aug 2012 - 11:45 PM

You summed it up very well Lin, Bright and Beautiful. Exceptionally so. Beautifully captured Smile

Mark

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mikbee
mikbee Plus Member 8mikbee vcard Scotland8 Constructive Critique Points
1 Aug 2012 - 11:49 PM

The added flower looks fine to me Lin.
Good colourful work.
Mick.

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Irishkate
Irishkate Plus Member 432 forum postsIrishkate vcard United Kingdom79 Constructive Critique Points
2 Aug 2012 - 12:24 AM

What an absolutely beautiful butterfly.
I must get to one of these farms!
KateGrinGrinGrin

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gajewski
gajewski Plus Member 10gajewski vcard United States9 Constructive Critique Points
2 Aug 2012 - 12:32 AM

Gorgeous shot -- what great, vibrant colors.
-=\Walter

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gary_d
gary_d Plus Member 7576 forum postsgary_d vcard Wales13 Constructive Critique Points
2 Aug 2012 - 12:49 AM

A beautiful butterfly and flower and really well captured on your part. - gary

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morpheus1955
2 Aug 2012 - 12:50 AM

Stunning image Lin, fantastic detail and gorgeous colours, first class Smile

Hugh

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pdcche
pdcche  4 United Kingdom
2 Aug 2012 - 4:52 AM

That's a stunner Lin, beautiful, Peter..

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EAS
EAS  6 Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
2 Aug 2012 - 5:06 AM

Really like what you've done with this image. Pin-sharp, gorgeous colours and details plus lovely light. Looks pretty much perfect to my eyes!

Ann

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Chinga
Chinga Plus Member 4Chinga vcard United Kingdom
2 Aug 2012 - 5:35 AM

Beautiful shot! Great work done.
The flower is most appealing! As for the vibrant colours of the butterfly... Excellent compo. IB

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CarolG
CarolG Plus Member 8183 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
2 Aug 2012 - 5:55 AM

A superb capture, Lin, what a beautiful butterfly. Carol

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canonfan
canonfan Plus Member 4canonfan vcard United Kingdom
2 Aug 2012 - 6:47 AM

This is a fantastic image Lin. The added flower looks great. 1st class work
Jim

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netta1234
netta1234 Plus Member 3232 forum postsnetta1234 vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
2 Aug 2012 - 6:48 AM

Brilliant work
NettaSmile

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Ray42
Ray42  7 England3 Constructive Critique Points
2 Aug 2012 - 7:20 AM

A very apt title - nice one Lin

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 Plus Member 51258 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England142 Constructive Critique Points
2 Aug 2012 - 7:25 AM

Does what it says on the tin, Lin... bright and beautiful. a well worked image.

Dave

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KarenFB
KarenFB Junior Gallery Team 84422 forum postsKarenFB vcard England163 Constructive Critique Points
2 Aug 2012 - 7:42 AM

Cleverly done - I was going to say I'd never seen a Malaysian Lacewing on a Dahlia before! Grin

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andylea
andylea  637 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
2 Aug 2012 - 7:44 AM

love the colours lin belting detail a real beauty nice one Wink
andy

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE Plus Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
2 Aug 2012 - 8:02 AM

You've sorted this one out nicely Lin and it's a lovely result.
Joan.

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moiral
moiral Plus Member 4moiral vcard Scotland
2 Aug 2012 - 8:08 AM

Superb shot, you are getting very good at this Lin. Moira

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RajaSidambaram

Flawless clarity in this capture, Lin. Lovely image. - Raja.

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barbarahirst
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2 Aug 2012 - 8:35 AM

Bright & Beautiful indeed....

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Rock
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2 Aug 2012 - 8:39 AM

Simply superb.

Rock

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Tibetan
Tibetan  2 England
2 Aug 2012 - 8:58 AM

Very nicely done Lin did a very good job, nice cheerful colours, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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digital_boi
2 Aug 2012 - 9:37 AM

fine work here excellent result

GrahamGrinGrinGrin

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UrbaneMagick
UrbaneMagick Plus Member 3153 forum postsUrbaneMagick vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
2 Aug 2012 - 10:26 AM

Very Prettyful Lin!!1..good idea with the flower too.

Gareth Smile

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG Plus Member 5147 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland114 Constructive Critique Points
2 Aug 2012 - 10:36 AM

Quite superb, Lin.
Ronnie.

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Lillian
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2 Aug 2012 - 10:47 AM

Perfect shot
so crisp clear and beautifully captured Lin
Lillian

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NDODS
NDODS Plus Member 43894 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom108 Constructive Critique Points
2 Aug 2012 - 2:05 PM

A really beautiful photograph depicting this rather gorgeous Butterfly having a spot of lunch, so crammed packed with great natural colours, and fine detail.

Regards Nathan

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AnnChown
AnnChown Plus Member 5195 forum postsAnnChown vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
2 Aug 2012 - 2:42 PM

Superb detail and colour in this lovely butterfly Lin - and well done with your processing!
Ann

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helenlinda
helenlinda Plus Member 7338 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom22 Constructive Critique Points
2 Aug 2012 - 5:21 PM

Beautiful capture Lin SmileSmile
Helen

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jdinne
jdinne  11 England
2 Aug 2012 - 6:13 PM

Excellent Lin, superb processing. Great work

John

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ValeryAst
ValeryAst  2 Russian Federation
2 Aug 2012 - 7:10 PM

Wow! This is a small masterpiece, I congratulate you Lin!SmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile

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CaroleS
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2 Aug 2012 - 7:39 PM

Very well worked Lin.
Carole

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pamelajean
pamelajean Critique Team 9877 forum postspamelajean vcard United Kingdom1687 Constructive Critique Points
2 Aug 2012 - 9:39 PM

The flower complements the butterfly beautifully, Lin, with those striking colours and patterns of the lacewing against the white petals, and I congratulate you on the combination.

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FeatherFriend
FeatherFriend Plus Member 738 forum postsFeatherFriend vcard England217 Constructive Critique Points
2 Aug 2012 - 11:06 PM

Superb colour and detail Lin, congrats on the GEA,
Geoff.

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Ayoob
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3 Aug 2012 - 1:26 AM

Amazing !!!!!!!!!!GrinGrinGrin

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Paree
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4 Aug 2012 - 6:53 PM

wooooow this is wonderful

paree

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PaulLiley
PaulLiley  5 United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
5 Aug 2012 - 8:11 AM

Superb macro Lin. Paul

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6 Aug 2012 - 12:27 AM

What a beauty Lin.

David

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Glostopcat
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6 Aug 2012 - 10:03 PM

Top work Lin, your photoshop skills have come to the fore here

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Fefe
Fefe Plus Member 3Fefe vcard United Kingdom31 Constructive Critique Points
4 Sep 2012 - 9:46 AM

Excellent work Lin................. Totally beautiful image, I would have never noticed or suspected the flower had been changed.......... Well doneGrinGrin
Diane

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