Login or Join Now

Upload your photos, chat, win prizes and much more

Username:
Password:
Remember Me

Can't Access your Account?

New to ePHOTOzine? Join ePHOTOzine for free!

A Delicate Landing

Join Now

Join ePHOTOzine, the friendliest photography community.

Upload photos, chat with photographers, win prizes and much more for free!

Add Comment

Taken at the same time as the last butterfly shot taken in Portugal.Slightly different hope you like it.Thank you all for your great comments on my tribute to Andylea..Lin

Brand:NIKON CORPORATION
Camera:Nikon D3000 Check out Nikon Nation!
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:19 Oct 2011 - 9:22 PM
Focal Length:270mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/6.3
Aperture:f/8.0
Shutter Speed:1/200sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:100
Exposure Mode:Not Defined
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Auto, Did not fire
Title:A Delicate Landing
Username:sweetpea62 sweetpea62
Uploaded:27 Nov 2011 - 7:20 PM
Tags:Close-up / macro, General, Wildlife / nature
VS Mode Rating 104 (87.5% won)
These stats show the percentage of wins and the rating score that your photo has achieved. You can go to the VS Mode by clicking on this icon.

Signup to e2

Signup to e2 to see which photo this has won or lost against in the vs mode
Votes:82

Comments

digital_boi
27 Nov 2011 - 7:39 PM

very nice indeed

Graham GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Mike_Young
27 Nov 2011 - 7:46 PM

Excellent capture

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 e2 Member 41029 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England133 Constructive Critique Points
27 Nov 2011 - 7:47 PM

What a clever colour match, even the shades of green. Lovely capture.

Dave

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

lonely_oryx
lonely_oryx e2 Member 661 forum postslonely_oryx vcard England54 Constructive Critique Points
27 Nov 2011 - 7:57 PM

Wow stunning

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

JN_CHATELAIN_PHOTOGRAPHY
27 Nov 2011 - 8:01 PM

An excellent capture!
JNC

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland110 Constructive Critique Points
27 Nov 2011 - 8:03 PM

Beautiful shot in every way, Lin........very well done.
Ronnie.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Billyray
Billyray  670 forum posts United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
27 Nov 2011 - 8:07 PM

A cracking shot Lin. Very well spotted and taken.
Ray
Ps. No I didn't climb over the fence, we take a panel out when either of us go on holiday. Ray

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Glyn1
Glyn1  5 England1 Constructive Critique Points
27 Nov 2011 - 8:18 PM

Beautiful delicate image.

Glyn

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

moiral
moiral e2 Member 4moiral vcard Scotland
27 Nov 2011 - 8:23 PM

Beautiful colours and very well captured Lin. Moira

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

jujupops
jujupops  4 England
27 Nov 2011 - 9:12 PM

Oh my goodness Lin, this is absolutely beautiful GrinGrin
Julie x

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Shellio
Shellio  3 United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
27 Nov 2011 - 9:33 PM

A stunner with fantastic colour, very well done Lin!
Shell

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Daisymaye
Daisymaye e2 Member 5Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
27 Nov 2011 - 9:37 PM

A great capture, beautiful.............Sandy

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

morpheus1955
morpheus1955 e2 Member 7morpheus1955 vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
27 Nov 2011 - 9:39 PM

Stunning shot Lin, fantastic detail and colour.

Hugh

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Peagreen
Peagreen  4 England1 Constructive Critique Points
27 Nov 2011 - 10:07 PM

This is so beautiful, Lin. Gorgeous colour and detail. A beautiful capture and presentationSmile
Take care, hope you had a good weekend, Pauline

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

taggart
taggart e2 Member 942 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
27 Nov 2011 - 10:26 PM

An absolutely delightful image!

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

EAS
EAS e2 Member 5EAS vcard Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
27 Nov 2011 - 10:27 PM

Delicate and very lovely.

Ann

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

TonyDy
TonyDy e2 Member 5TonyDy vcard United Kingdom
27 Nov 2011 - 10:47 PM

Excellent shot, Lin.
Tony

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

pdcche
pdcche  3 United Kingdom
27 Nov 2011 - 11:25 PM

Great light, colour and detail Lin, lovely image.. Peter

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

annettep38
annettep38 e2 Member 3186 forum postsannettep38 vcard France30 Constructive Critique Points
27 Nov 2011 - 11:40 PM

excellent backlight and perfect detail n this fresh and delightful image. A winner!

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Anjantoo
Anjantoo  6 England1 Constructive Critique Points
27 Nov 2011 - 11:52 PM

Perfect title for this beautifully coloured capture.
Jann
xxx

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

NeilWigan
NeilWigan e2 Member 4NeilWigan vcard England15 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2011 - 12:57 AM

Colour co-ordinated ,that,s clever. A lovely capture.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

gajewski
gajewski e2 Member 9gajewski vcard United States9 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2011 - 1:12 AM

What a gorgeous creature -- shot in perfect focus.
Nicely done.
-=\Walter

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Ade_Osman
Ade_Osman e2 Member 114484 forum postsAde_Osman vcard England36 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2011 - 1:19 AM

I tried to avoid choosing butterflies or moths for a GEA as most folk know it's probably my favourite subject, but this was just irresistible!....Well done to you....

Ade

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

illiboy
illiboy  5
28 Nov 2011 - 5:28 AM


Quote: I tried to avoid choosing butterflies or moths for a GEA as most folk know it's probably my favourite subject, but this was just irresistible!....Well done to you....

Ade

GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2011 - 6:33 AM

A superb image, and well worthy of the GEA SmileSmile Carol

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Remy
Remy  3
28 Nov 2011 - 7:15 AM

A superb backlight shot!
I really enjoy it,
Remy

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

zapar40
zapar40  466 forum posts Wales5 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2011 - 7:54 AM

beauty, lovely light and colour.
Ant.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

BarbaraR
BarbaraR  8 England1 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2011 - 8:25 AM

Love the matching colours of
butterfly and flower.
Superb detail too.
Many Congrats it is a very lovely
capture.

B.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Ray42
Ray42  6 England3 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2011 - 8:48 AM

An excellent shot - congratulations on the very well deserved GEA

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

AnnChown
AnnChown e2 Member 4183 forum postsAnnChown vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2011 - 11:30 AM

Congratulations on the GEA - this is beautiful.
Ann

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

FeatherFriend
FeatherFriend e2 Member 6FeatherFriend vcard England216 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2011 - 1:49 PM

An excellent shot Lin and congrats on the well deserved GEA,
Geoff.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

grinningsoul2011
grinningsoul2011 e2 Member 3grinningsoul2011 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2011 - 2:29 PM

Stunning photo beautiful light colour and great detail

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2011 - 4:27 PM

Colour co-ordinated and perfectly captured.
Joan.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

twelvemegs
28 Nov 2011 - 7:47 PM

Detailed and delicate. Smile

David

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

PaulB45
PaulB45  3 United Kingdom
28 Nov 2011 - 9:11 PM

Very nicely captured well done
Paul

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2011 - 9:13 PM

A perfect image Lin, so beautifully captured and presented
Lillian

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Ayoob
Ayoob e2 Member 3Ayoob vcard Australia
29 Nov 2011 - 12:14 AM

Fantastic macro shot image Lin ,excellent details and presentation.................Grin

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Brian65
Brian65 e2 Member 5Brian65 vcard United Kingdom
29 Nov 2011 - 9:54 AM

WOW! Lin, what a fantastic image, spot onSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile
Brian

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

evelen
evelen  9 England
29 Nov 2011 - 6:33 PM

wonderful image colours and detail.
eve.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

lesliea
lesliea e2 Member 4lesliea vcard Australia
29 Nov 2011 - 8:20 PM

Beautiful image.
Allen, Smile

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

sweetpea62
sweetpea62 e2 Member 3sweetpea62 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
30 Nov 2011 - 11:02 PM

A big thank you for all your wonderful comments,Thank you Ade for your G.E.A and thank you Eric and Brian 65 for your U.A.I am really touched..Lin

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Peterpools
2 Dec 2011 - 12:56 AM

WOW. A spectacular image. Composition and lighting is just wonderful. I am amazed at the colors of both the butterfly and the flower. Nature's camouflage.
Peter

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Big_Beavis
Big_Beavis e2 Member 9Big_Beavis vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
2 Dec 2011 - 1:16 PM

Great shot Lin, congratulations on the GEA.

David

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8231 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
5 Dec 2011 - 11:40 PM

An outstanding image, the detail colours and composition are first class. This one fully deserves all the accolades it has received

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

eddiet
eddiet  2 United Kingdom
21 Dec 2011 - 5:42 PM

wonderful pic well done

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

WesternRed
WesternRed e2 Member 3WesternRed vcard Australia
19 Feb 2012 - 11:15 PM

The matching colours seem to indicate that a beautiful creature like this needs to disguise itself. A very nice capture. Well done. WesternRed.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

mashwood10
mashwood10 e2 Member 2mashwood10 vcard United Kingdom
27 Feb 2012 - 10:09 PM

I too love the yellow throughout. Such a stunning capture. The markings on this butterfly is beautiful. Lin, your photography is superb my friend.Grin

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Irishkate
Irishkate e2 Member 3Irishkate vcard United Kingdom73 Constructive Critique Points
23 May 2012 - 12:56 PM

Stunning image.
I love yellow and here you've combined beutiful flower with gorgeous butterfly.
KateGrinGrin

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

MontyCarlos
21 Feb 2013 - 12:44 AM

SNAP!!! A rare match, very impressive!!

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

- Original Poster Comments
- Your Posts

Add a Comment

You must be a member to leave a comment

Username:
Password:
Remember me:
Un-tick this box if you want to login each time you visit.