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Butterfly Fantasy 4

By pamelajean
Thankyou for giving your opinions on the cropping of my last image. The opinions were quite evenly divided.

I hope you're not getting bored with these. I'm certainly enjoying putting them together.

As I have said before, they are inspired by searching the internet for butterfly desktop wallpaper, accompanied by the desire to create some fantasy pictures with my butterfly jewellery collection.

This is my fourth attempt.
I'm using my own flower pictures for the backgrounds.
Here is a golden chalice vine, desaturated and softer toned, together with a butterfly brooch.
The Exif Data is for the brooch. Tripod and timer used.


Tags: Close-up and macro Digitally manipulated Digital art Butterfly brooch Golden chalice vine

Voters: Kurt42, stub197, Badgerfred and 49 more

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14 Jun 2014 3:49PM
Superb Pamela, excellent work,

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14 Jun 2014 3:54PM
How could we get bored with these Pamela? All have been so beautiful and creative, and this is certainly no exception - excellent work SmileSmile
Trev Smile
CarolG Plus
9 192 18 Greece
14 Jun 2014 4:01PM
I love this one, Pamela, especially as the vine is one of my favourite Mediterranean flowers Smile Carol
Mollycat Plus
2 11 2 United Kingdom
14 Jun 2014 4:46PM
The details on the bloom and brooches are exquisite Pamela, another very creative image.
Peter GrinGrinGrin
taggart Plus
11 46 12 United States
14 Jun 2014 5:24PM
A beautiful image!
tomcat Plus
10 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
14 Jun 2014 5:36PM
A splendid work of art Pamela

Love those star trails

netta1234 Plus
3 291 2 Wales
14 Jun 2014 6:02PM
Very creative Smile
LynneJoyce Plus
7 20 99 United Kingdom
14 Jun 2014 7:06PM
Excellent capture of both the flower and the brooch.

We have one of these plants in the Spanish garden. I never knew its name so I always call it The Blowsy Tart. Its proper name, Golden Chalice Vine, doesn't sound nearly so much fun, so I will stick to my name for it.
14 Jun 2014 9:06PM
Wonderful fantasy feel to this
ChiliMan Plus
9 135 17 Singapore
15 Jun 2014 2:09AM
Wow...our Solandra is just plain yellow with no purplish streak. Very nice Smile

Another beaut you've put together here, Pamela. Love the combination of colours.

IshanPathak Plus
1 202 12 India
15 Jun 2014 4:38AM
I wait grumpily every week to pass just to look at another masterpiece of yours!

So gorgeous..!!!

capto Plus
3 3.2k 8 United Kingdom
15 Jun 2014 8:29AM
A very successful creation.Smile

CaroleS Plus
5 361 3 United Kingdom
15 Jun 2014 11:49AM
Oh - I do like this one!
15 Jun 2014 8:18PM
beautiful image SmileSmileSmile
Lillian Plus
6 21 16 United Kingdom
15 Jun 2014 9:41PM
Pamela this is pure beauty , such a lovely image
And 1st class manipulation
4 3 7 United Kingdom
15 Jun 2014 10:08PM
Very impressive, photo manipulation doesn't get much better!Grin
franken Plus
13 3.7k 4 Wales
17 Jun 2014 2:23PM
Amazing work, Pamela.

17 Jun 2014 10:35PM
Another super image from your fantasy series Pamela Smile

WOW !!!!!!!!!
BarbaraR Plus
9 16 1 England
18 Jun 2014 1:38PM
Really beautiful artwork.
Well done Pamela.

mikbee Plus
8 3 8 Scotland
21 Jun 2014 1:08AM
So well coloured and detailed Pamela.
A well crafted piece of work.
Mike_Smith Plus
8 270 1 United Kingdom
21 Jun 2014 4:58PM
Couldn't get bored with these Pamela, wonderful work
fentiger Plus
14 916 23 England
22 Jun 2014 8:42AM
Eye catching and very creative. Great work Pamela!

viscostatic 9 33 5 United Kingdom
4 Jul 2014 9:56PM
The flower on its own would be beautiful Pamela. You have turned it into a work of art.

kojak Plus
3 14 United Kingdom
16 Jul 2014 6:01PM
wow...beautifully done
Glostopcat Plus
9 255 2 England
29 Jul 2014 9:11PM
Your artistic flair and creative talent has come to the fore once again

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