Small Tortoiseshell Butterflies 02.

By Badgerfred
1. Small tortoiseshell butterflies, taken in our garden recently.
2. No sharpening at all.

Tags: Butterfly Wildlife and nature FJE638 Im4840

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mikbee 10 3 8 Scotland
11 Sep 2012 12:17AM
Strong colours again here Fred.
A more ''artistic'' butterfly shot I feel !!
Good one.

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taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
11 Sep 2012 1:02AM
Pretty colors!
tonyguitar 5 58 35 Canada
11 Sep 2012 1:02AM
True natural beauty and so well composed too. TG
11 Sep 2012 2:56AM
Well done catching two, they are lovely!
11 Sep 2012 5:55AM
Fantastic and well presented Fred
CarolG Plus
10 199 20 Greece
11 Sep 2012 5:58AM
A little over-sharpened for me, Fred, making the background rather noisy, but still a fine capture. Carol
fentiger Plus
15 916 23 England
11 Sep 2012 7:04AM
Interesting treatment to produce this attractive composition.

KarenFB Plus
11 4.8k 171 England
11 Sep 2012 7:41AM

Quote:A little over-sharpened for me, Fred, making the background rather noisy, but still a fine capture. Carol

Yes, I agree with Carol. Smile
11 Sep 2012 8:05AM
V2 added - no sharpening.
Jasper87 Plus
7 1.7k 149 England
11 Sep 2012 8:08AM
v2 definitely, Fred. A very stylised and lovely image.

annettep38 Plus
5 218 40 Costa Rica
11 Sep 2012 8:29AM
That is a cracking double capture and well deserves my award
11 Sep 2012 8:39AM
Thanks Annette for the User Award, greatly appreciated,
Ray42 9 3 England
11 Sep 2012 8:51AM
A great shot - sharp, good colour and quite an "arty" composition
Tibetan 4 3 England
11 Sep 2012 9:00AM
Great against the white Buddleia Fred really stand out nicely like it very much both shots, nice ones regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
rayme330 5 17 1 United Kingdom
11 Sep 2012 9:21AM
Lovely composition , Fred with good colour and detail.

6 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
11 Sep 2012 10:27AM
A macro photograph of the highest quality, stunning colour, crisp well defined detail, pin sharp focusing, and superbly composed.

Regards Nathan
paskinmj 8 11 1 United Kingdom
11 Sep 2012 11:39AM
Nice macro.
Maiwand 10 3 72 England
11 Sep 2012 11:51AM
Top quality Fred. Stunning capture.
Ayoob 6 Australia
11 Sep 2012 12:27PM
Wonderful detailed image.....Grin
AnnChown Plus
7 202 1 United Kingdom
11 Sep 2012 1:36PM
Yes, definitely v2; well done for capturing two.
Lillian Plus
7 22 17 United Kingdom
11 Sep 2012 2:25PM
Two lovely images Fred,
has to be V2 for me,
see you next weekSmile
11 Sep 2012 2:52PM
V2 for me Fred, good comp,
11 Sep 2012 5:35PM
Very bright and beautiful macro! Last colours of the leaving summer ... V2 for me!
P.S. I want to say that I really like your photo with a dolphin, it is simply stunning photo, Fred!Smile
11 Sep 2012 5:55PM
Hi Valery (ValeryAst), thanks for the comment, the photograph with the dolphin was taken at Mundo Mar, Benidorm a couple of years ago by the resident photographer, the only occasion I have swam with dolphins, Carole my wife has had 4 sessions with them, a great experience,
Gerryrys 5 1 United Kingdom
11 Sep 2012 6:06PM
V2 is very nice Fred.

NeilWigan Plus
6 16 16 England
11 Sep 2012 7:35PM
V2 Fred,a good macro shot.
jdinne 14 16 England
11 Sep 2012 7:55PM
Me too Fred v2

11 Sep 2012 8:47PM
V2 for me, a lovely natural capture
tonyguitar 5 58 35 Canada
12 Sep 2012 2:30AM
So much beauty in one frame. Glad to look this image over again! TG
Chinga Plus
6 3 1 United Kingdom
13 Sep 2012 8:08AM
Gorgeous! V1 for the treatment, v2 for the natural look! Grin
13 Sep 2012 12:43PM

Quote:A little over-sharpened for me, Fred, making the background rather noisy, but still a fine capture. Carol

I have to agree with Carol, but it's a nicely composed capture.

13 Sep 2012 1:19PM
Only seen a handful of butterflies this year.

13 Sep 2012 8:40PM
Thanks everyone for all comments and clicks and special thanks to Annette (annettep38) for her user award, really appreciate it,
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
14 Sep 2012 7:32PM
v2 is my choice too - lovely colourful capture though SmileSmile

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