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UrbaneMagick 4 172 1 United Kingdom
20 May 2012 10:39PM
Annette, that is a beauty!!!

Gareth

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Irishkate Plus
5 38 98 United Kingdom
20 May 2012 10:40PM
Annette this is truly a stunning image.
The butterfly is superb for colour, detail,composition etc.
The framing is beautiful
A winner in every way.
KateGrinGrinGrinGrin
gajewski Plus
11 10 9 United States
20 May 2012 10:40PM
A breathtaking beauty of a shot. Your patients paid off. Fantastic color and detail -- great border effect as well.
-=\Walter
skewey 10 31 England
20 May 2012 10:42PM
Brilliant capture Annette.

Paul
susanbarton 8 11 1 United Kingdom
20 May 2012 10:43PM
Stunning colour and detail;

Susan
LynneJoyce Plus
8 20 99 United Kingdom
20 May 2012 10:46PM
Stunning shot beautifully presented.
marktc Plus
5 85 14 United Kingdom
20 May 2012 10:53PM
An absolutely beautiful image Anette... top notch
20 May 2012 10:57PM
What a cracker love the colour and detail
mike
Well done and such a mint specimen!
saeidNL 6 3 Netherlands
20 May 2012 11:01PM
Excellent close up with fine detail.very well done,
saeid
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
20 May 2012 11:08PM
One good shot, but what a good shot Smile.

Dave
mikemullumby 5 1 3 Australia
20 May 2012 11:14PM
Tack sharp, beautifully presented, love it.
20 May 2012 11:19PM
Just beautiful Annette. Lovely colour.
I think all of the butterflies have gone into hiding near to where i live. Did not see one when out and about today Sad

Mark
jdinne 13 16 England
20 May 2012 11:30PM
Colour detail spot on and


Quote:Annette, that is a beauty!!!

Gareth



Totally agree

Rgds

John
gary_d Plus
8 576 13 Wales
20 May 2012 11:40PM
1 good shot in 5, I would settle for that, this is great. - gary
20 May 2012 11:56PM
A stunning shot,beautiful image..Lin
zapar40 6 66 5 Wales
21 May 2012 12:17AM
beautiful capture, the blue colour is stunning.
nice one, ant.
mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
21 May 2012 12:38AM
Love the ''chalky'' blue colour annette.
Good detail.
Good shot.
Mick.
taggart Plus
12 46 13 United States
21 May 2012 1:45AM
So hard to capture one, and then to get a shot of the fly with wings OPEN!

KUDOS !

Amazing--it is as good as the best!
tonyguitar 4 55 32 Canada
21 May 2012 3:45AM
Learned a hard lesson recently. Forgot the macro point and shoot while walking with a long bird lens. Snapped a similar butterfly but with a 70 - 300, no macro. From 6 feet the quality is dubious, of course. Yours is excellent! TG
netta1234 Plus
4 354 2 Wales
21 May 2012 7:06AM
Congrats on your awards!I would definately had given you mine,but I've used it,Top of the class with this one 100%
Netta GrinGrin
21 May 2012 7:42AM
They are so much more beautiful close up than you ever realise - beautiful image.
21 May 2012 7:43AM
A lovely and very well presented image Annette.

Len
jonwebber 8 4 1 United Kingdom
21 May 2012 8:39AM
Wonderfully taken.
jon
AnneWorner 8 620 43 United States
21 May 2012 8:50AM
Beautiful shot of this little blue - excellent detail.

Anne
Chinga Plus
5 1 1 United Kingdom
21 May 2012 9:57AM
The waiting paid off! Wonderful capture! IB
SlowSong Plus
8 6.3k 29 England
21 May 2012 9:58AM
Lovely fluffy body. Really pretty shot.
Chris
Joline Plus
10 27 53 United States
21 May 2012 12:20PM
What a gorgeous shot, and the border complements it perfectly. Glorious color.
User_Removed 6 48 1 United Kingdom
21 May 2012 12:28PM
Another superb WOW image, well done.
Alf.
Maiwand Plus
9 3 72 England
21 May 2012 2:24PM
Cracking good butterfly shot Annette and I particularly like the framing. Looks good here. Congrats on your well deserved awards.
Ron
saltireblue Plus
6 5.9k 33 Norway
21 May 2012 4:10PM
It may well be a 'Common' Blue, but there's nothing common about your image. What a little belter - all that fine detail in the hair all along the body and at the edges of the wings.

Malc
ChiliMan Plus
10 135 17 Singapore
21 May 2012 4:22PM
Holy cow...this turned out well, Annette! But sooo annoying with the wind and breeze, huh? I'll compose a shot of a flower and JUST before I'm ready to press the shutter, a breeze will sail by!

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By the way, I LOVE your presentation here too Smile

Andrew
BarbaraR Plus
10 16 1 England
21 May 2012 4:59PM
This is very lovely, well done.
Super, matching border too.

B.
Lillian Plus
7 21 17 United Kingdom
21 May 2012 5:09PM
This is truely beautiful Annette
the detail captured and colour surpasses everything
have another award for it's beauty and perfection
Lillian
bill33 Plus
5 12 1 Scotland
21 May 2012 5:27PM
Your time and patience shows just what a good photographer you are, beautifully captured with amazing colour and detail,very well done, Bill.
Niknut Plus
6 1.2k 68 United Kingdom
21 May 2012 5:54PM
Super shot !!!....lovely quality, & beautifully finished !!
Paul1 8 1 Ireland
21 May 2012 6:31PM
This is an excellent shot and the colours and sharpness are fantastic, well done.
Brian65 7 2 United Kingdom
21 May 2012 8:03PM
I couldnt get one shot in a thousand to look as good Annette.SmileSmileSmileSmile
RTDS 7 Cyprus
21 May 2012 9:51PM
Wow...this one is stunning!!
Great capture.
Robert
21 May 2012 10:28PM
Beautiful shot Annette. Excellent detail and lovely colours. Love the framing.

Jane
Ayoob 5 Australia
22 May 2012 1:08AM
An amazing shot Annette ,great detail and presentation-very well done.......Grin
beautiful wisp of purple
ugly Plus
8 9 57 United Kingdom
22 May 2012 11:10AM
very nice work..
A vote from me...

Dave
jasonrwl Plus
6 1.1k 10 United Kingdom
22 May 2012 10:22PM
Excellent capture of this superb butterfly
Jason
24 May 2012 7:47AM
Beautiful capture Smile
Rick
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
4 Jun 2012 10:45PM
A stunning close up of the male of the species, the colour and detail are first class. I'd have been extremely proud of this one, well done Annette

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