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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 e2 Member 6519 forum postsgary_d vcard Wales12 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
annettep38 e2 Member 3186 forum postsannettep38 vcard France30 Constructive Critique Points
7 Aug 2012 - 11:47 PM

a superb double capture!

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FotomusDigital
7 Aug 2012 - 11:52 PM

wow! superb capture.

Paul

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PattiW
PattiW e2 Member 8PattiW vcard United States2 Constructive Critique Points
7 Aug 2012 - 11:55 PM

Absolutely awesome! Great work! Patti SmileSmileSmileSmileSmile

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paskinmj
paskinmj  5 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
7 Aug 2012 - 11:55 PM

Great image and well timed.
Matt

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland110 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 e2 Member 3Irishkate vcard United Kingdom73 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  365 forum posts 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 e2 Member 8873 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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AnnJ
AnnJ e2 Member 2AnnJ vcard Scotland
8 Aug 2012 - 1:05 AM

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

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aniamoore
aniamoore  2 United Kingdom
8 Aug 2012 - 1:33 AM

Amazing double take!!!!!!! AniaWink

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Ayoob
Ayoob e2 Member 3Ayoob vcard Australia
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 8752 forum postspamelajean vcard United Kingdom1578 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 e2 Member 5EAS vcard 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
canonfan  4 United Kingdom
8 Aug 2012 - 5:26 AM

Just perfect Lin. Awards well deserved
Jim

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 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
cabbie e2 Member 7cabbie vcard United Kingdom
8 Aug 2012 - 6:42 AM

Brilliant

Bob

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andylea
andylea  537 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 e2 Member 13915 forum postsfentiger vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
8 Aug 2012 - 7:13 AM

WOW the colours and detail are amazing ~ well done!

Albert

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Badgerfred
Badgerfred e2 Member 7Badgerfred vcard Wales
8 Aug 2012 - 7:36 AM

Superb Lin,
Fred.

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AnnChown
AnnChown e2 Member 4183 forum postsAnnChown vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
8 Aug 2012 - 8:23 AM

Simply stunning Lin!
Ann

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 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
morpheus1955 e2 Member 7morpheus1955 vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
8 Aug 2012 - 8:42 AM

What can I say but perfection SmileSmileSmileSmile

Hugh

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Richsr
Richsr e2 Member 790 forum postsRichsr vcard England207 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 e2 Member 41028 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England133 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 e2 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
Growmore e2 Member 5Growmore vcard England3 Constructive Critique Points
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
Philip_H  2 United Kingdom
8 Aug 2012 - 5:49 PM

Fabulous capture.

P.

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JuBarney
JuBarney e2 Member 3JuBarney vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
8 Aug 2012 - 6:36 PM

Super detailed image & beautiful presentation
Ju

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Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
8 Aug 2012 - 7:37 PM

Remarkable image and so deserving the awards
Lillian

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Brian65
Brian65 e2 Member 5Brian65 vcard United Kingdom
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 e2 Member 3659 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 e2 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
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  3 United Kingdom
8 Aug 2012 - 10:51 PM

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

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helenlinda
helenlinda e2 Member 7337 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  2 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 e2 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
Glostopcat e2 Member 8231 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
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
DonMc e2 Member 5DonMc vcard United Kingdom
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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