Greta Oto-Glasswing Butterfly and Shadow.

By Badgerfred
Captured on a recent visit to Wye Valley Butterfly Zoo.

A big thank you to Steve (sparrowhawk) for his much appreciated user award for yesterday's upload of a Zebra Longwing butterfly.

Tags: Butterfly Wildlife and nature IMGP7964 FJE904

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taggart Plus
13 47 13 United States
13 Jul 2013 12:27AM
Amazing ! you can see right thru his wings!

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Hermanus 5 4 South Africa
13 Jul 2013 4:48AM
This is really an amazing image Fred !! Very well captured Smile
CarolG Plus
10 199 20 Greece
13 Jul 2013 5:42AM
Such an amazing butterfly, Fred, and perfectly captured. Carol
fentiger 16 916 23 England
13 Jul 2013 6:41AM
Continuation of a fine series of exotic butterfly images.

andylea 8 37 1 United Kingdom
13 Jul 2013 7:39AM
brilliant detail fred wonderful comp and colours a cracker nice one Wink
AnnChown Plus
7 202 1 United Kingdom
13 Jul 2013 7:47AM
I'd love to see one of these - what a beauty!
13 Jul 2013 7:55AM
What an amazing butterfly, Fred!
Mother Nature at he most creative!!

Caziwinkles 4 3 1 United Kingdom
13 Jul 2013 8:03AM
Just fantastic Fred - so very beautiful. Smile

Jasper87 Plus
7 1.8k 150 England
13 Jul 2013 8:15AM
Vibrant and 'glassy', Fred. Nicely captured.

netta1234 5 382 2 Wales
13 Jul 2013 8:20AM
Another Beautiful image.
I am going to the Butterfly zoo on Anglesey on Tuesday with our School Trip,but I dont think I will get a chance to take my camera out as I need my eyes on the children all the timeSmile
NDODS 6 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
13 Jul 2013 9:12AM
One can only sit back and wonder at such a beautiful butterfly Fred.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin
Maiwand 10 3 72 England
13 Jul 2013 9:14AM
Excellent shot Fred.GrinGrin
13 Jul 2013 11:31AM
Excellent capture and composition, Fred
13 Jul 2013 12:34PM
Beautiful capture of this Glasswing Fred and fine colours!
Lillian Plus
8 22 17 United Kingdom
13 Jul 2013 1:36PM
Shear and very magical!
well done Fred
morpheus1955 10 3 2 United Kingdom
13 Jul 2013 2:18PM
First class image Fred, fabulous detail and colours

pluckyfilly Plus
10 351 33 United Kingdom
13 Jul 2013 3:33PM
Good one Fred
boov Plus
4 2 United Kingdom
13 Jul 2013 3:36PM
13 Jul 2013 3:41PM
This is really an amazing image, fabulous wing detail
richmowil Plus
8 321 2 England
13 Jul 2013 7:46PM
Great detail and colour Fred!! Stunning image!!
14 Jul 2013 12:28AM
Lovely shot Fred. Cathy
Chinga Plus
6 3 1 United Kingdom
16 Jul 2013 6:21AM
How amazing those transparent "fairy wings" look!
Wonderful take... IB
16 Jul 2013 9:57AM
Thanks everyone for all comments and clicks,
Glostopcat 11 255 2 England
28 Jul 2013 12:31AM
You've captured this delicate butterflys fragile beauty perfectly in this close up

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