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A Cleopatra, captured in the late autumn of 2013.

Camera:Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ7
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:cleopatra
Username:CarolG CarolG
Uploaded:12 Feb 2014 - 6:09 AM
Tags:Butterfly, Cleopatra, Close-up, Close-up / macro, General, Macro, Nature, Wildlife, Wildlife / nature
Votes:69
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Andysnapper
Andysnapper e2 Member 6100 forum postsAndysnapper vcard England18 Constructive Critique Points
12 Feb 2014 - 6:32 AM

That's another new one on me Carol, lovely. Soon be Spring and you can restock your hard drive with images, but in the meantime thank you for bringing a little warmth to a cold Wednesday morning.

Andy

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Chinga
Chinga e2 Member 3Chinga vcard United Kingdom
12 Feb 2014 - 6:45 AM

Oh sharks and I have given my UA away this morning!
Carol she is the cremme de la cremme! And of a beautiful shade of green! WOW
LOVE IT! Superb captures with xquisite lighting...
): You have put a bit of brighness in my damp London day! IB

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Caziwinkles
12 Feb 2014 - 7:10 AM

That is a stunner for sure! Never seen one of these before. Such detail.

Carol

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Nikonuser1
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12 Feb 2014 - 7:20 AM

A super capture Carol, great detail on this great looking butterflySmile



Cliff

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SUE118
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12 Feb 2014 - 7:24 AM

So delicate and beautiful.Smile

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Badgerfred
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12 Feb 2014 - 8:15 AM

V1 for me Carol, excellent capture of a beautiful butterfly,
Fred.

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viscostatic
12 Feb 2014 - 8:16 AM

Caught at lunch too. Brilliant images of a beautiful creature Carol.

Phil.

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ColleenA
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12 Feb 2014 - 8:21 AM

What a beauty Carol, I too have given away my UA already....excellent photography

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Mollycat
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12 Feb 2014 - 8:28 AM

A delicate beauty, which you have captured superbly Carol.
Peter.

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PaulLiley
PaulLiley  5 United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
12 Feb 2014 - 8:45 AM

Superb pair Carol. The detail in V1 is amazing. got the light just right. paul

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LynneJoyce
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12 Feb 2014 - 9:11 AM

A lovely pair of Lepidoptera portraits. I have never seen his beastie in Spain. Is it exclusive to Crete?

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ali63
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12 Feb 2014 - 9:21 AM

A beauty Carol, wonderful details,

Ali GrinGrin

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Mike_Young
12 Feb 2014 - 9:32 AM

Smashing capture Carol, I've yet to see one stay settled long enough for a photo,

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DicksPics
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12 Feb 2014 - 9:40 AM

Two superbly detailed images, Carol.
Richard

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mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 7435 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom1024 Constructive Critique Points
12 Feb 2014 - 9:56 AM

A part of the greenery that it sits on. Beautiful image.
Moira

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Brian65
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12 Feb 2014 - 9:58 AM

2 Lovely shots Carol, roll on the Spring and some sunshine.SmileSmile
Brian

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CaroleS
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12 Feb 2014 - 9:59 AM

Super detail!
Carole

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ddolfelin
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12 Feb 2014 - 11:10 AM

I thought you were running out of images, Carol!
If you've left this till last the others must have been breathtaking.

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TonyDy
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12 Feb 2014 - 11:18 AM

Excellent shots, Carol.
Tony

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Irishkate
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12 Feb 2014 - 11:19 AM

A beauty for sure Carol - great to see both views.
Looks good beside the yellow flower.
Kate GrinGrinGrin

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JuBarney
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12 Feb 2014 - 11:28 AM

Really lovely detailed shots.
Lucky you having some sunshine!
Ju

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digital_boi
12 Feb 2014 - 11:44 AM

both excellent Carol V1 by a nose

Graham

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saeidNL
saeidNL  4 Netherlands3 Constructive Critique Points
12 Feb 2014 - 11:50 AM

Two fantastic and great images,Carol,well done,
saeid

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sable
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12 Feb 2014 - 11:55 AM

A super piece of macro photography beautiful colour and detail V1 is my favourite but overall two excellent shots xx

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Mike_Smith
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12 Feb 2014 - 12:31 PM

Beautiful close ups Carol, you really get the best out of that camera

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prabhusinha
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12 Feb 2014 - 1:09 PM

Superb images

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Joline
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12 Feb 2014 - 1:21 PM

So very beautiful!

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NDODS
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12 Feb 2014 - 1:28 PM

The depth of colour and detail is incredible, image one is so very well done. "Superb Carol"

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

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mikbee
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12 Feb 2014 - 2:16 PM

Not Liz Taylor Carol,
but fine shots nonetheless !!
Mick.

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ChristineD
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12 Feb 2014 - 4:28 PM

Never seen one of these, Superb images

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SlowSong
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12 Feb 2014 - 4:56 PM

Looks just like a bit of cabbage leaf. Smile

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EileenH
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12 Feb 2014 - 5:07 PM

Two great imagesSmile

Eileen

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GeorgePlatis
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12 Feb 2014 - 5:49 PM

Fabulous light and details in these fine captures, Carol!
Regards,
George

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WhiteRose1
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12 Feb 2014 - 7:11 PM

Beautiful detail and colour, Carol.

Dave

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jaktis
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12 Feb 2014 - 7:59 PM

What a beauty

Peter

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Maiwand
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12 Feb 2014 - 8:13 PM

Superb exposure Carol.GrinGrinGrin
Ron

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Snapitt
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12 Feb 2014 - 9:07 PM

An excellent macro shot Carol.

Jane

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Lillian
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12 Feb 2014 - 9:53 PM

Carol two really amazing images
Lillian

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12 Feb 2014 - 10:15 PM

Two marvellous close ups of this beautiful butterfly, such wonderful detail and colouring in both

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leontari
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12 Feb 2014 - 10:34 PM

Two really stunning images Carol. Love the light.
Effrossini

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SimonFletch
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13 Feb 2014 - 1:43 AM

V2 is a great image, Carol, but V1 is breathtaking Smile
Incredible macro work - with your little camera...!!!

Simon

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unicorn17
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13 Feb 2014 - 11:37 AM

Fabulous ! Can't wait to be on my beach chasing butterflies ! gx

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