Really Close

By KarenFB
I've seen some glorious Peacocks on here lately, beautifully sharp, with open winged pose. I decided to go a little closer! I am amazed just how these fragile little creatures exist!

Tags: Butterfly Peacock Insect Close up Close-up and macro Wildlife and nature

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Comments


franken Plus
14 4.2k 4 United Kingdom
23 Jul 2007 12:12PM
A beautiful close-up, lovely colours.

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andrewrit 10 3 Northern Ireland
23 Jul 2007 12:34PM
Excellent close up nice colours
Andy
Buffalo_Tom 10 2.3k 9 Wales
23 Jul 2007 12:42PM
Superb colour and close up image.
Tom.
casson 11 3 United Kingdom
23 Jul 2007 12:48PM
Absolutly superb, it is as though someone has used a paint brush, also congratulations on being original.
john
imander 10 388 7 United Kingdom
23 Jul 2007 1:03PM
fantastic macro work,really good.
ian
DolphinLady 11 54 1 Wales
23 Jul 2007 1:49PM
Oh my Karen, any closer & we would have been able to sit on his back & flown away...Smile
This is amazing, just look at his furry little body, & those wonderful colours.
The " Eyes " definately have it.
HilarySmile
Maiwand 10 3 72 England
23 Jul 2007 2:48PM
What a briiliant splash of colour. Just perfect for the grey and miserable weather most of us have at present.
Ron
clur 10 12 United Kingdom
23 Jul 2007 2:49PM
Very close Karen.
nice peacock shot.
well done
claire
David25 11 2 United Kingdom
23 Jul 2007 4:02PM
Great close up the colours and detail are excellent.
David
blackbird 10 159 15 United Kingdom
23 Jul 2007 5:23PM
a striking close crop, and beautiful vibrant red
Shroomer 10 14 167 England
23 Jul 2007 6:18PM
wow that is close. Superb colours and detail Karen
Richard
Hop-A-Long 10 52 1 England
23 Jul 2007 7:18PM
That is a cracker of a shot. Detail and colour are perfect Karen.
Andy
MandsH 10 England
23 Jul 2007 7:20PM
This is amazing detail, I've never seen one so close
mandy
dickiedriver 11 212 United Kingdom
23 Jul 2007 8:44PM
great shot Karen I love the perspective you have used and the texture and colour are great well done

Richard
tomcat 11 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
23 Jul 2007 8:59PM
Well shot and well presented Karen

Adrian
23 Jul 2007 11:20PM
WOW! This is a beautiful shot, the colours stand out so well.
Brilliant close-up, nice work! x
sparklep 10 146 1
23 Jul 2007 11:31PM
So beautifuly and wonderfly made. Great photo.
KarenFB Plus
11 4.8k 171 England
24 Jul 2007 6:57AM
Thank you everyone!! Smile
ringyneck 10 315 18 United Kingdom
24 Jul 2007 8:44PM
Brilliant colours and great close up.While looking at some of the ones I took today I blew a few up and thought about doing this.BUT I won't bother now.They are hopeless next to your's.
Keith.
nicos 10 England
24 Jul 2007 10:23PM
Superb detail and colour.
Nick
Brilane 10 5 12 Wales
25 Jul 2007 1:00AM
A good close shot, shows the details well.
Brian
KarenFB Plus
11 4.8k 171 England
25 Jul 2007 7:09AM
Thank you Keith, Nick and Brian. Smile
bdettmer 10 1 United States
25 Jul 2007 7:46AM
Wow now thats close. thanks for the comments on mine. Karen i'm so chuffed when you comment you have an outstanding PF. your B/flys are second to none. Thank you!
Bernie
S_Boulding 10 72 England
25 Jul 2007 9:07AM
blimey that is close, love it.
angelamary 11 6 England
25 Jul 2007 11:49AM
What stunning colours! What a beautiful pattern. Very well caught, and a good idea too!
GlenD 10 United States
25 Jul 2007 12:19PM
A little closer!! Great colours and detail...nice shot
Glen
Rock Plus
15 10 2 England
25 Jul 2007 2:34PM
This is so good !

Rock
KarenFB Plus
11 4.8k 171 England
25 Jul 2007 2:50PM
Thank you everyone! Your c&c's are always appreciated.
25 Jul 2007 10:25PM
wow this picture is awesome!! I love it

steph
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br 12 3 England
25 Jul 2007 11:05PM
I don't know how you got so close but well done, it's a terrific shot.
Bill
KarenFB Plus
11 4.8k 171 England
26 Jul 2007 7:01AM
Thank you Steph and Bill. Smile
SueTurner 12 81 3 England
26 Jul 2007 9:20PM
what brill colouring this one has, nicely captured
Soom 12 1 England
26 Jul 2007 10:30PM
Wow - that is close! Stunning detail, excellent image.
Soom
Nick-T 11 45 United Kingdom
28 Jul 2007 4:21PM
Brilliant, vibrant colour. Dont why i get a black screen from the thumbnail but its a great image.
KarenFB Plus
11 4.8k 171 England
28 Jul 2007 6:27PM
Thank you! Smile

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