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Hope you enjoy this shot that was one of many of this monarch as it fluttered around the flowers..
Thanks for all the continued support and prayers... Mom is still in ICU .. and she appreciates all the prayers ...
Hope you all have been doing well... been trying to do clicks between visits.. and will continue to do so... thank you for the C+C on my last upload Smile
Keep each other in your thoughts/prayers Smile

Camera:Canon EOS 400D
Lens:75-300mm
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:Monarch
Username:dawnmichelle dawnmichelle
Uploaded:1 Apr 2009 - 10:23 PM
Tags:Close-up / macro, Landscape / travel
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maryg
maryg e2 Member 666 forum postsmaryg vcard Scotland18 Constructive Critique Points
1 Apr 2009 - 10:32 PM

Sorry to hear that your mum is till in ICU, thinking off her and hope all goes well.
The monarch butterfly looks like a stained glass window
Mary

DolphinLady
1 Apr 2009 - 10:34 PM

Some wonderful strong colours here Dawn & that butterfly is fantastic.
A lovely image.
Take care,
Hilary

shaver
shaver  6 England
1 Apr 2009 - 10:37 PM

great shot cracking colours.. hope all goes well with mum

taggart
taggart e2 Member 1042 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
1 Apr 2009 - 10:45 PM

This could be your best shot ever!
Love the reminder of summer---

Best wishes to you and your mom!
Jennnnn

Bob_V
Bob_V  7 United States2 Constructive Critique Points
1 Apr 2009 - 10:56 PM

Fantastic color and detail, a pin sharp capture, so beautiful Dawn.
Best wishes to you and your family,
Bob

sable
sable  6 England7 Constructive Critique Points
1 Apr 2009 - 11:00 PM

A beautiful image well captured with exceptionaly good presentation - best wishes - Elizabeth

PattiW
PattiW e2 Member 9PattiW vcard United States2 Constructive Critique Points
1 Apr 2009 - 11:11 PM

Breathtaking! Love the bright flowers in the foreground, then the beautifully detailed butterfly and then the muted flowers in the background! Splendid presentations!

steve_r
steve_r e2 Member 7steve_r vcard England
1 Apr 2009 - 11:16 PM

GREAT SHOT. Outstanding photography, nothing more to say about this Image apart from breathtaking.
Thoughts and Prayers go out to you all.
Regards Steve.

goso
goso e2 Member 8goso vcard Australia1 Constructive Critique Points
1 Apr 2009 - 11:41 PM

Top macro Dawn......Bill

gary_d
gary_d  7575 forum posts Wales13 Constructive Critique Points
1 Apr 2009 - 11:42 PM

This is stunning Dawn, give mam our best wish's and tell her we are thinking of her and look after yourself too. - gary

Diana
Diana e2 Member 82011 forum postsDiana vcard Netherlands19 Constructive Critique Points
1 Apr 2009 - 11:43 PM

what strong colours Dawn and stunning bokeh too
Diana

uggyy
uggyy  92104 forum posts Scotland9 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2009 - 12:02 AM

Im sure all will turn out well...

Tommy

Last Modified By uggyy at 2 Apr 2009 - 12:03 AM
JimV
JimV  8 Canada3 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2009 - 5:00 AM

With all that's going on in your life at this time Dawn, we all appreciate it when you find the time to upload, click on ours, and give us an update on your Mum's progress. This is a lovely shot you have here, well worth viewing large!
Rgds., Jim

EAS
EAS  5 Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2009 - 5:53 AM

A real beauty!

CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 8146 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2009 - 6:05 AM

This is fantastic, Dawn, one of your best images I have seen.

jaktis
jaktis e2 Member 1082 forum postsjaktis vcard Sweden
2 Apr 2009 - 6:42 AM

Beautiful colours and composition

Peter

cassiecat
cassiecat  639 forum posts England46 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2009 - 7:06 AM

very nice shot.lesley

fentiger
fentiger  13915 forum posts England22 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2009 - 7:53 AM

An attractive image.

Albert

Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 8Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2009 - 8:18 AM

Beautiful shot Dawn. Every inch a Monarch !!!
Ron

franken
franken e2 Member 123264 forum postsfranken vcard Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2009 - 8:51 AM

This is lovely Dawn. I hope all goes well with your mom.

regards
Ken

Bodiewil
Bodiewil e2 Member 746 forum postsBodiewil vcard Wales
2 Apr 2009 - 11:37 AM

Absolutely beautiful work Dawn

tigertimb
tigertimb  740 forum posts United Kingdom66 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2009 - 1:08 PM

Beautiful shot Dawn; good detail and what a lovely background.
Best wishes and prayers for your mum - keep us informed
Tim

Brilane
Brilane  8 Wales12 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2009 - 1:53 PM

Superb colour.
I hope things take a turn for the better, soon.
Brian

Campbell
Campbell  6 Scotland
2 Apr 2009 - 3:30 PM

Been a while since i visited your site...Beautiful image Dawn.
Best wishes to your mum.
Peter

JohnH37
JohnH37  8 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
2 Apr 2009 - 5:56 PM

A beautiful capture Dawn.
-John

SoulOfNature
2 Apr 2009 - 7:31 PM

A stunning capture with great detail...take good care.

Jean x

pascalg
pascalg e2 Member 737 forum postspascalg vcard France
2 Apr 2009 - 8:00 PM

beautiful

iancam
iancam  6 England
3 Apr 2009 - 5:17 AM

Beautiful image Dawn
Ian

PeterLaw
PeterLaw  6 United Kingdom
3 Apr 2009 - 9:50 AM

What a stunning shot, great detail.
peter

LuzDeNoche
3 Apr 2009 - 4:28 PM

Beautiful butterfly.
Warmest thoughts for your mum.
Smile Lucy

harrattp
harrattp  7 England4 Constructive Critique Points
3 Apr 2009 - 6:21 PM

A mass of colour and a good capture.

Paul

microchip
microchip  7 United Kingdom
4 Apr 2009 - 3:51 PM

An excellent capture and a beautiful composition...Chin up Dawn,
Alan

DP_Imagery
DP_Imagery e2 Member 10DP_Imagery vcard Wales6 Constructive Critique Points
4 Apr 2009 - 9:37 PM

Nature in all its glory.

Bruce

brownsilent
brownsilent e2 Member 7brownsilent vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
5 Apr 2009 - 10:32 PM

Wow Dawn, this is an excellent picture of a great butterfly.
Thinking of you,
Johanna

RTDS
RTDS  6 Cyprus
6 Apr 2009 - 11:11 AM

Wow indeed!..love the colors.
Excellent capture.
Robert

barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
6 Apr 2009 - 2:00 PM

Great shot
My thoughts are with you and of course your mum

johnjrp
johnjrp e2 Member 10431 forum postsjohnjrp vcard Australia5 Constructive Critique Points
7 Apr 2009 - 1:41 AM

Lovely sharp detail and magic colours Dawn

norton
norton  11 United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
7 Apr 2009 - 11:42 PM

Lovely colour and detail,superb shot Dawn,well captured.....................

Tony.

imagio
imagio  8 England1 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2009 - 12:22 AM

Superbly detailed image Dawn, hope all is well..

Bernie

Andree_Borrel

Allow me to bow Dawn, beautiful

whiteswan01
8 Apr 2009 - 1:28 AM

excellent shot more mum gets better
Dawn

dawnmichelle
dawnmichelle e2 Member 7dawnmichelle vcard United States
8 Apr 2009 - 1:53 AM

thank you All so very much... Smile
Thank you Patti for the lovely award Smile

cassiecat
cassiecat  639 forum posts England46 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2009 - 2:07 AM

congrats on the user award.lesley

Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8246 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
8 Apr 2009 - 9:44 PM

Beautiful colours and composition Dawn, this one is a real pleasure to view

SandraKay
SandraKay e2 Member 7233 forum postsSandraKay vcard United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
17 Apr 2009 - 4:35 PM

A superb image, Dawn.
Sandra

photophantom
18 Apr 2009 - 1:35 PM

excellent

dawnmichelle
dawnmichelle e2 Member 7dawnmichelle vcard United States
19 Apr 2009 - 1:24 PM

thank you all so much Smile

ChazB
ChazB e2 Member 964 forum postsChazB vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
21 Apr 2009 - 12:55 AM

A beautiful capture with lovely colours and perfect dof.
Best wishes,
Charlotte

roverrat
roverrat e2 Member 7roverrat vcard Germany5 Constructive Critique Points
26 Apr 2009 - 2:48 PM

What an abundance of colour Dawn, love the background too.
Alex

brianhaslam
8 May 2009 - 9:01 PM

Nice colour and composition.

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