NEWS: Monarchs Have Arrived

By taggart  
NEWS : Monarchs Have Arrived

Today, finally, I saw three monarch butterflies in our garden!
They all appeared to be newly hatched and went right to work ---
I ran for my camera.....

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Comments


10 Sep 2013 10:13PM
Certainly worth the sprint, Jenn - an excellent image is the result!

Richard

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johnlw 10 1 10 United Kingdom
10 Sep 2013 10:19PM
Yes Jenn a Exelent capture great detail lovely DOF and a super presentation.Smile
Regards John.
MandyD Plus
9 16,777.2k 1 England
10 Sep 2013 10:20PM
A really lovely capture, superb colour and detail against the beautiful background Jenn, gorgeous!!
Jasper87 Plus
7 1.9k 150 England
10 Sep 2013 10:22PM
Crisp and clear, beautiful bg, and the wide border looks very good. Fine work, Jenn.

Dave
EileenH 4 1 United Kingdom
10 Sep 2013 10:28PM
Beautiful capture Smile

Eileen
franken Plus
15 4.4k 4 United Kingdom
10 Sep 2013 10:34PM
Lovely capture here.

Ken
10 Sep 2013 10:36PM
Fine capture Jenn, excellent composition and detail,
Fred.
jasonrwl Plus
7 1.1k 10 United Kingdom
10 Sep 2013 10:40PM
Wonderful - you know autumn (sorry, fall) has arrived!
Jason
nonur Plus
8 17 12 Turkey
10 Sep 2013 10:47PM
Wonderful DOF, excellent image and presentation, Jenn.
EAS 8 1 13 Scotland
10 Sep 2013 10:48PM
Stunning.

Ann
10 Sep 2013 11:02PM
Fantastic capture!

Danny
soulofharmony 7 22 1 Norfolk Island
10 Sep 2013 11:24PM
Absolutely stunning Jenn


Nikki xx
10 Sep 2013 11:25PM
Wonderful work (as usual!).
mikbee 10 3 8 Scotland
10 Sep 2013 11:41PM
Love the markings on this one Jenn.
Super shot.
And thanks so much for your award.
Very appreciated indeed !!
Mick.
Ayoob 6 Australia
10 Sep 2013 11:46PM
This is a wonderful image , like the detail and clarity , Jenn....GrinGrinGrin
tonyguitar 5 61 36 Canada
11 Sep 2013 12:00AM
Nice crisp markings. Peak condition? TG
achieverswales 7 8 101 Wales
11 Sep 2013 12:28AM
Simply wonderful capture Jenn, I also love the Bokeh on the background.

Regards

Trev.
Potra 4 Venezuela
11 Sep 2013 12:29AM
Absolutely perfect shot Jenn, this is a piece of art.
M
Irishkate Plus
7 41 111 United Kingdom
11 Sep 2013 1:09AM
A stunning image Jenn - it is great to see that new butterflies are still emerging
just as we think summer is over.
The flower perch here is just beautiful.
KateGrinGrinGrin
11 Sep 2013 2:10AM
A real stunner

Lavina
Daisymaye Plus
9 23 13 Canada
11 Sep 2013 2:20AM
Stunning detail Jenn. One of your best........Sandy
Hermanus 5 4 South Africa
11 Sep 2013 4:04AM
A real beauty this Jenn ! Very well presented too Smile
A wonderful photo Jenn. Great isolation. They will be leaving for Mexico in a few weeks. I have seen them in mid-late September flying across the Chester River and the Chesapeake. Quite miraculous.

Peter
jaktis 13 84 Sweden
11 Sep 2013 6:24AM
A beautiful butterfly and s great composition

Peter
StrayCat Plus
13 18.7k 3 Canada
11 Sep 2013 6:47AM
Gorgeous Jenn. I'm attending another car rally tomorrow evening, it's something new for me. Spent the whole day in Dinosaur Valley today, need about 2 weeks. Next summer I'm going down there with a tent, it is phenomenal.Grin
barbarahirst 9 27 12 United Kingdom
11 Sep 2013 7:25AM
Whoah!!!!!!!!
11 Sep 2013 7:36AM
Excellent capture, beautiful details, colors and presentation!
George
RonnieAG Plus
8 154 118 Scotland
11 Sep 2013 8:37AM
Very fine image, Jenn.
Ronnie.
bricurtis Plus
12 2.2k 49 England
11 Sep 2013 8:48AM
Beautiful capture Jennn - that's a dream bg.
fentiger 16 916 24 England
11 Sep 2013 9:19AM
A well composed and beautiful capture Jennn.

Albert
Maiwand 10 3 73 England
11 Sep 2013 10:48AM
A really superb shot of the Monarch Jennn. Crisp and sharp exposure.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Ron
11 Sep 2013 12:08PM
Superb image Jenn
Jim
LynneJoyce Plus
9 20 99 United Kingdom
11 Sep 2013 12:38PM
WOW!
Joline Plus
11 28 53 United States
11 Sep 2013 12:39PM
Splendid in every way!
11 Sep 2013 1:13PM
Excellent shot - makes me long for a garden, although I have a feeling it would be very neglected!
Niknut Plus
7 1.6k 76 United Kingdom
11 Sep 2013 5:14PM
Gorgeous shot !!........superb quality !!
ColleenA Plus
5 348 5 Australia
11 Sep 2013 5:42PM
Wow Jenn what a beautiful image, great presentation....well captured
11 Sep 2013 5:58PM
Lovely capture and presentation, Jenn.

P.
gajewski Plus
13 10 9 United States
11 Sep 2013 6:18PM
Jenn, PERFECT light and a wonderful bokeh in this shot.
-=\Walter
pamelajean Plus
11 1.0k 1961 United Kingdom
11 Sep 2013 6:50PM
I feel your excitement, Jenn, and hope you get plenty more shots.
Lillian Plus
8 22 17 United Kingdom
11 Sep 2013 8:38PM
What a stunning image Jennn
Lillian
pluckyfilly 11 351 33 United Kingdom
11 Sep 2013 9:06PM
Such a beauty Jenn love the detail and so crisp and sharp
annettep38 Plus
6 218 40 Costa Rica
11 Sep 2013 10:46PM
Colour contrast,bokeh and composition are equally fantastic !
viscostatic 11 35 5 United Kingdom
12 Sep 2013 7:31PM
A beauty - well isolated from that beautiful background.

Phil.
tonyguitar 5 61 36 Canada
16 Sep 2013 12:38AM
As Eas's Diamond award says above ....Brilliant! TG
Glostopcat 11 255 2 England
16 Sep 2013 11:16PM
What a beauty Jenn, you certainly get some exotic varieties in your part of the world

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