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Thank you so much for all your great comment on my last picture.A big thank you to Eric for his U.Award.Another shot from the butterfly farm,I have taken the background out,I have made the background darker to show the image,I hope I have done right..Lin

Camera:Nikon D5100 Check out Nikon Nation!
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Title:Golden Light
Username:sweetpea62 sweetpea62
Uploaded:7 Aug 2012 - 11:44 PM
Tags:Close-up / macro, General, Wildlife / nature
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gary_d
gary_d Plus Member 7576 forum postsgary_d vcard Wales13 Constructive Critique Points
7 Aug 2012 - 11:46 PM

This is beautiful, can't get better in my opinion. - gary

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annettep38
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7 Aug 2012 - 11:47 PM

a superb double capture!

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FotomusDigital
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7 Aug 2012 - 11:52 PM

wow! superb capture.

Paul

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PattiW
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7 Aug 2012 - 11:55 PM

Absolutely awesome! Great work! Patti SmileSmileSmileSmileSmile

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paskinmj
paskinmj  6 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
7 Aug 2012 - 11:55 PM

Great image and well timed.
Matt

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG Plus Member 5143 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland114 Constructive Critique Points
8 Aug 2012 - 12:01 AM

There's a fair distance between these two butterflies so I guess you must have had a fairly small aperture to get both in sharp focus, Lin.
Quite a superb image in every aspect......wonderful photography.
Ronnie.

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Irishkate
Irishkate Plus Member 431 forum postsIrishkate vcard United Kingdom79 Constructive Critique Points
8 Aug 2012 - 12:08 AM

Beautiful butterflies so sharp and detailed. B/g works really well.
KateGrinGrin

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bagman
bagman Plus Member 365 forum postsbagman vcard United States
8 Aug 2012 - 12:19 AM

Gorgeous beautiful clean sharp detail colored butterflies image superbly captured .A very splendid quality elegant piece of work.Perfect creamy back ground to top it all off.
Top notch image ,Lin.
Frank.

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cantona43
cantona43 Plus Member 9915 forum postscantona43 vcard England4 Constructive Critique Points
8 Aug 2012 - 12:33 AM

absolutely outstanding, pin sharp and stunning colour, macro work at the highest level
Neil

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zapar40
zapar40  466 forum posts Wales5 Constructive Critique Points
8 Aug 2012 - 12:37 AM

beautifully done.
ant.

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8 Aug 2012 - 1:05 AM

You have done more than right...it is beautiful! Ann

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aniamoore
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8 Aug 2012 - 1:33 AM

Amazing double take!!!!!!! AniaWink

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Ayoob
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8 Aug 2012 - 1:55 AM

A real beauty.......GrinGrinGrin Gorgeous shot.............GrinGrinGrin

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jdinne
jdinne  11 England
8 Aug 2012 - 2:10 AM

Lin perfection, a beautiful image. Detail colour brilliant. Well done.

John

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pamelajean
pamelajean Critique Team 9844 forum postspamelajean vcard United Kingdom1649 Constructive Critique Points
8 Aug 2012 - 2:34 AM

Whatever you have done, it looks absolutely stunning, Lin.

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posty57
posty57  6 United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
8 Aug 2012 - 4:07 AM

Beautifully shot and presented. Stunning !

Barry

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EAS
EAS  5 Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
8 Aug 2012 - 4:13 AM

Beautifully captured in the first instance, then superbly reworked to make a really stunning image. Skillful and artistic.

Ann

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canonfan
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8 Aug 2012 - 5:26 AM

Just perfect Lin. Awards well deserved
Jim

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CarolG
CarolG Plus Member 8153 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
8 Aug 2012 - 5:32 AM

A fantastic image, Lin, and great work on the background, too. Carol

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cabbie
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8 Aug 2012 - 6:42 AM

Brilliant

Bob

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andylea
andylea  637 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
8 Aug 2012 - 7:04 AM

fantastic detail lin brilliant colours and light a stunner congratulations on all the well deserved awards Wink
andy

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Ray42
Ray42  6 England3 Constructive Critique Points
8 Aug 2012 - 7:05 AM

A real beauty Lin - good work on the bg to make them really stand out - Awards well deserved

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fentiger
fentiger  13915 forum posts England22 Constructive Critique Points
8 Aug 2012 - 7:13 AM

WOW the colours and detail are amazing ~ well done!

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Badgerfred
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8 Aug 2012 - 7:36 AM

Superb Lin,
Fred.

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AnnChown
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8 Aug 2012 - 8:23 AM

Simply stunning Lin!
Ann

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst Plus Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
8 Aug 2012 - 8:31 AM

with all those awards you must know you have done right..
great work

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morpheus1955
8 Aug 2012 - 8:42 AM

What can I say but perfection SmileSmileSmileSmile

Hugh

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Richsr
Richsr Plus Member 790 forum postsRichsr vcard England213 Constructive Critique Points
8 Aug 2012 - 9:01 AM

Like the details and colours in this, congrats on all the UA.
regards Richard

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 Plus Member 51169 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England139 Constructive Critique Points
8 Aug 2012 - 9:07 AM

Beautifully done, Lin. I can only add my accolade to the above.

Dave

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE Plus Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
8 Aug 2012 - 9:46 AM

This works a treat Lin - one very superb image.
Joan.

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digital_boi
8 Aug 2012 - 10:58 AM

all awards deserved

GrahamGrinGrinGrin

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Growmore
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8 Aug 2012 - 12:12 PM

Very beautiful image Lin and fine work.

Gary

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Tibetan
Tibetan  2 England
8 Aug 2012 - 5:42 PM

Good for you Lin, nice one like the way the one at the back stands out! very delicate too, nice photo regards Leon, well deserved awards.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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Philip_H
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8 Aug 2012 - 5:49 PM

Fabulous capture.

P.

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8 Aug 2012 - 6:36 PM

Super detailed image & beautiful presentation
Ju

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Lillian
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8 Aug 2012 - 7:37 PM

Remarkable image and so deserving the awards
Lillian

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Brian65
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8 Aug 2012 - 7:52 PM

Got to be the best shot today, sorry ive used my award.
Brian

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Gypsyman
Gypsyman Plus Member 4660 forum postsGypsyman vcard England
8 Aug 2012 - 8:31 PM

A real Beauty and like Brian above I do not have my UA to give you but you deserve one from the TEAM. Eric.

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moiral
moiral Plus Member 4moiral vcard Scotland
8 Aug 2012 - 9:58 PM

I certainly think you hav done right Lin WinkGrin. Gorgeous. Moira

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UrbaneMagick
UrbaneMagick Plus Member 3150 forum postsUrbaneMagick vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
8 Aug 2012 - 10:19 PM

WORD!!

Probably the best , most breathtaking flutterby picture I;ve ever seen Lin.

Girl done good ..again.


GarethSmile

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pdcche
pdcche Plus Member 4pdcche vcard United Kingdom
8 Aug 2012 - 10:51 PM

Two beauties there Lin, background is just right, Peter..

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helenlinda Plus Member 7338 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
8 Aug 2012 - 11:16 PM

Well done - many congratulations on its many awards Lin SmileSmileSmile
Helen

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ValeryAst
ValeryAst Plus Member 2ValeryAst vcard Russian Federation
9 Aug 2012 - 11:40 AM

Your most recent works, Lin, deserve the highest ratings! They could be a great decoration for any magazine about nature!Smile
Regards Valery

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NeilWigan
NeilWigan Plus Member 4NeilWigan vcard England15 Constructive Critique Points
11 Aug 2012 - 9:33 AM

It is your picture and you can do whatever you want with it ,this looks good to me .

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Glostopcat
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27 Aug 2012 - 7:11 PM

Absolutely top drawer Lin, this image fully deserves the numerous accolades it has received

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DonMc
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28 Aug 2012 - 10:53 AM

Lin you must have a special rapport with these exotic creatures to get such amazing images!
Don

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