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A return to the wonderful summer/autumn days, and a few of my favourite butterflies that I was lucky enough to see and capture.

Camera:Olympus FE-210
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:a few of my favourites
Username:CarolG CarolG
Uploaded:13 Jan 2012 - 6:03 AM
Tags:Butterfly, Close-up, Close-up / macro, General, Macro, Nature, Wildlife, Wildlife / nature
Votes:83
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zapar40
zapar40  466 forum posts Wales5 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jan 2012 - 6:08 AM

a beautiful set.
ant.

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland111 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jan 2012 - 6:20 AM

Another excellent set from times past, Carol: hard to select a personal favourite but the back lighting in V 4 I find so attractive.
Ronnie.

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posty57
posty57  6 United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jan 2012 - 6:38 AM

It just gets better and better Carol. Superb set, but V6 for me.

Barry

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Andysnapper
Andysnapper e2 Member 699 forum postsAndysnapper vcard England18 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jan 2012 - 6:47 AM

A great series Carol with No. 4 standing out for me. The pastel colours in both flower and butterfly are superb.

Andy

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Ayoob
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13 Jan 2012 - 7:07 AM

Excellent set of images Carol,brilliant macro shots-well done...........GrinGrinGrin

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ugly
ugly e2 Member 6ugly vcard United Kingdom55 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jan 2012 - 7:08 AM

V1 all the way tiday..
Magic images and a beauitful srt...
Well done carole...
Dave

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SUE118
SUE118 e2 Member 6SUE118 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jan 2012 - 7:21 AM

A wonderful set roll on Spring/Summer

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LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce e2 Member 6LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom98 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jan 2012 - 7:25 AM

It is at this point where I am most depressed by Winter, but this lovely, lively set has cheered me up no end.

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jan 2012 - 7:38 AM

Stunning detail in them all
What a fabulous set
They are all favoured ... sorry I can only give you one vote

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helenlinda
helenlinda e2 Member 7337 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jan 2012 - 8:01 AM

Lovely selection Carol - v4 stands out for me with that wonderful back lighting
Helen

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Ade_Osman
Ade_Osman e2 Member 114511 forum postsAde_Osman vcard England36 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jan 2012 - 8:07 AM

Oh PAH!

Just you wait till the spring/summer arrives........

Ade Sad

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brownsilent
brownsilent e2 Member 7brownsilent vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jan 2012 - 8:18 AM

Well, instead of making lots of words just one: marvellous!
My favourite here, from this set is definitely V4 - the backlit flutter is amazing, the colour of the buganvillea is the perfect background... stunning image!
Johanna

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john_starkey
13 Jan 2012 - 8:37 AM

What a lovely series Carol

John.

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Cormy
Cormy  6 England
13 Jan 2012 - 8:44 AM

Nice set Carol but for me No.1 is the standout winner.
Cheers
Alan

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EAS
EAS  5 Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jan 2012 - 8:44 AM

A glorious set and happy reminder (hopefully!) of days to come! Torn between V1 and the beautifully backlit V4.

Ann

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prabhusinha
prabhusinha e2 Member 6prabhusinha vcard India3 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jan 2012 - 9:05 AM

Excellent set,esp V4.

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dmhuynh72
dmhuynh72 e2 Member 628 forum postsdmhuynh72 vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jan 2012 - 9:10 AM

I can see why they're your favourites Carol, lovely set.
Have a good weekend
Yung

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Len1950
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13 Jan 2012 - 9:21 AM

Super series Carol.

Len

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Rock
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13 Jan 2012 - 9:26 AM

Wonderful series for sure.

Rock

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gingerdelight
13 Jan 2012 - 9:27 AM

All so wonderfully captured Carol - it is V6 that really appeals to me today.
Carol

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exposure
exposure e2 Member 101313 forum postsexposure vcard England
13 Jan 2012 - 9:32 AM

A Beautiful set of images lovely details light & compositions.
I hope your weather has improved...we are on a good day here but its not going to lastSmilewet windy again for the W.E.
Pauline.

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SandraKay
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13 Jan 2012 - 9:51 AM

Beautiful set, and V4 is my fave.
Sandra

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Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jan 2012 - 10:09 AM

All Winners Carol
beautifully captured and the light making them into the wonders of nature!
Lillian

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Gray_ina
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13 Jan 2012 - 10:17 AM

Hi Carol, cant choose , all superb gray.

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tezquirk
tezquirk  227 forum posts United Kingdom
13 Jan 2012 - 10:30 AM

Great collection Carol .. Well done.. Smile

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lonely_oryx
lonely_oryx e2 Member 661 forum postslonely_oryx vcard England54 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jan 2012 - 10:34 AM

Excellent set. Great composition in #6 and detail in #1

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BarbaraR
BarbaraR  8 England1 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jan 2012 - 11:08 AM

Super set, especially love no. 4
the lemon coloured flutterby.

B.

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SlowSong
SlowSong e2 Member 64405 forum postsSlowSong vcard England29 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jan 2012 - 11:29 AM

All of them so pretty. I like no.4 best too, probably because it's the most unusual.
Chris

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digital_boi
13 Jan 2012 - 11:36 AM

good set here Carol all first class V4 stands out a tad more for me a wee montage of all six would be good

GrahamGrinGrinGrin

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annettep38
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13 Jan 2012 - 11:41 AM

what a splendid collection, no3 is my favourite today, he looks so delicate and well lit

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Chinga
Chinga e2 Member 3Chinga vcard United Kingdom
13 Jan 2012 - 12:01 PM

Your wing ladies are a kaleidescope of colours! V4 has a wonderful transparency and V6 is like the ones I also find in Portugal. All a treasure in images. IB

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andylea
andylea  537 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jan 2012 - 2:03 PM

fantastic set carol brilliant detail super colours v2 and v4 for me today nice ones Wink
andy

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Daisymaye
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13 Jan 2012 - 2:37 PM

All excellent Carol..............Sandy

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HobbitDave
13 Jan 2012 - 3:01 PM

Awesome set, Carol. Ollie with his expert owner gives astonishing shots. Love the light through the Brimstone's wings. Butterflies have been my obsession since a kid, so please have a UC and I hope you get more. Wonderfully detailed images. Nice reminder of warmth of summer, too!
Dave.

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bricurtis
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13 Jan 2012 - 3:06 PM

V3 from this selection Carol.
Brian.

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achieverswales
13 Jan 2012 - 3:06 PM

Great set Carol.

Regards

Trev.

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jonwebber
jonwebber  6 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jan 2012 - 3:10 PM

Impossible to choose . . .
jon

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vickyf
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13 Jan 2012 - 3:24 PM

Great set. I think I like V3 and V6 - subtler and very well taken!

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Hop-A-Long
13 Jan 2012 - 3:47 PM

A set of wonderful images. V4 is my favourite, very striking.

Andy

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TrevBatWCC
TrevBatWCC e2 Member 6TrevBatWCC vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jan 2012 - 3:54 PM

A wonderful variety of butterflies, Carol, but think my fave has to be V4 for the contrast in colours and the way the light's coming through the wings Wink
Trev Smile

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betts
betts  6 England
13 Jan 2012 - 3:56 PM

Hi Carol, stunning set, beautiful,,,,,
betts

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AnneWorner
AnneWorner e2 Member 6606 forum postsAnneWorner vcard United States41 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jan 2012 - 5:04 PM

A lovely collection of flutterbys - all beautiful captures. Love the light in v4, and the composition of v6.

Anne

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pluckyfilly
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13 Jan 2012 - 5:40 PM

Roll on spring say I - great set love V1

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moiral
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13 Jan 2012 - 6:00 PM

Stunning set of shots Carol. Find it difficult to choose a favourite among this lot of beauties. Moira

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tomcat
tomcat e2 Member 85912 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jan 2012 - 7:05 PM

All good stuff Carol

Can't wait to get the macro out again

Adrian

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Silverzone
13 Jan 2012 - 7:23 PM

Superb set. I have been trying to vote on them previously today but they would not download. I am finding the site paralizingly slow. Sylvia

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13 Jan 2012 - 9:13 PM

6 of the Best here Carol.................Excellent work Wink

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unicorn17
unicorn17  6 Scotland
13 Jan 2012 - 10:06 PM

A stunning set from the Butterfly ball .Thank you so much for your user award and message ! I have left you ap.m and a message on my post too and an image v2 from Sissi !!!!!( must be the wine I think !!! )What a boat trip that was in Sissi !!!

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Peagreen  4 England1 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jan 2012 - 10:45 PM

Brilliant set, Carol. Beautiful colours and wonderful detail in all, and all Beautifully captured. V4 is my favouriteSmile
Take care, have a lovely weekend.............Pauline

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13 Jan 2012 - 11:59 PM

All supurb Carol, a wonderful set..Lin

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EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jan 2012 - 12:07 AM

A super super set of Olly productions Carol.Smile
Joan.

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JimV
JimV  8 Canada3 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jan 2012 - 5:17 AM

Wonderful set of butterflies beautifully captured Carol, if I were to pick one it would be V7.
Rgds., Jim

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14 Jan 2012 - 4:39 PM

A lovely set of images Carol. I particularly like V7.

Jane

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evelen
evelen  9 England
14 Jan 2012 - 6:05 PM

wonderful set carol.
Grineve.

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PaulLiley  5 United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
15 Jan 2012 - 11:25 AM

So many wonderfully coloured butterflies. Exceptional detail Carol. Paul

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saeidNL
saeidNL  4 Netherlands3 Constructive Critique Points
15 Jan 2012 - 5:53 PM

Wonderful set of images,love it.
saeid

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LexEquine
LexEquine  8 United States19 Constructive Critique Points
15 Jan 2012 - 9:17 PM

'Outstanding {A++++}, Artistic, & beautiful Set of Butterfly & Flower macro Images,' Carol~

~ Peter Smile

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16 Jan 2012 - 8:54 PM

Wow Carol that is some set, you've really pulled out all the stops for this spectacular show of beautiful butterflies. You've really spoiled us with this wonderful selection

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steve5452
steve5452  10 United Kingdom
20 Jan 2012 - 7:16 PM

very nice selection of shots!

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