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Admiral in the Cosmos.

Red Admiral butterfly............. Cosmos flowers...................... textured bg.

BIG thankyous go to > Bzox > CarolG > NigelKiteley > for UA's on previous image.

Thanks for stopping by.

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Camera:Nikon D90 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:Sigma 150 EX macro.
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:Admiral in the Cosmos.
Username:bricurtis bricurtis
Uploaded:28 Nov 2012 - 7:43 PM
Tags:Butterflies, Close-up / macro, Cosmos, Digital art, Digitally manipulated, Flowers & plants, General, Insects, Red admiral, Wildlife / nature
Votes:50

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helenlinda
helenlinda Plus Member 8342 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom22 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2012 - 7:45 PM

Good to be in first for a change
An excellent capture in the first place Brian and a great bit of processing too SmileSmile
Helen

Last Modified By helenlinda at 28 Nov 2012 - 7:46 PM
RonnieAG
RonnieAG Plus Member 5152 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland116 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2012 - 7:58 PM

The diagonal positioning works well and I like how you have treated the b/g, lowering it's impact and allowing one to concentrate on the subject the more.
Ronnie.

Norfolkboy
28 Nov 2012 - 7:59 PM

Superb image, Brian. A very artistic composition.
Colin

pluckyfilly
pluckyfilly Plus Member 9343 forum postspluckyfilly vcard United Kingdom33 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2012 - 8:13 PM

This is due an award Brian sadly I don't have one but hopefully someone will be able to oblige, pin sharp and well detailed with good colour

tomcat
tomcat Plus Member 96361 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2012 - 8:13 PM

Totally agree with RonnieSmile

Not an easy BF to nail, at the best of timesGrin

Adrian

tonyguitar
28 Nov 2012 - 8:18 PM

Ahhh, So this is how it's done, eh? Excellent!! TG

Maiwand
Maiwand Plus Member 8Maiwand vcard England71 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2012 - 8:57 PM

Stunning capture Brian. Superbly presented.
Ron

AnnChown
AnnChown Plus Member 5195 forum postsAnnChown vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2012 - 9:22 PM

I like your presentation Brian. Excellently done.
Ann

Glostopcat
Glostopcat Plus Member 9251 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2012 - 10:36 PM

A very admirable admiral indeed Brian, such wonderful colours and use of textures.

MossyOak
MossyOak  3 England15 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2012 - 10:46 PM

Nicely shot and processed Brian
Richard

Paree
Paree Plus Member 10613 forum postsParee vcard 3 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2012 - 10:48 PM

perfect

paree

teocali
teocali Plus Member 7391 forum poststeocali vcard England18 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2012 - 11:59 PM

Perfection for me, Brian - impeccable detail and wing patterning and another gorgeously textured background. Love it Smile
Sylvia

Hermanus
Hermanus  3 South Africa
29 Nov 2012 - 5:06 AM

This is an excellent photo - love the way you present it Smile

CarolG
CarolG Plus Member 8185 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
29 Nov 2012 - 6:40 AM

A beautiful presentation, Brian, all the admirrals I have seen have been very torn and tattered this year. Carol

franken
franken Plus Member 123579 forum postsfranken vcard Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
29 Nov 2012 - 8:17 AM

Another stunning macro Brian.

Ken

PhotographyBySuzan
PhotographyBySuzan Plus Member 1092 forum postsPhotographyBySuzan vcard United States
29 Nov 2012 - 10:42 AM

Simply a stunner, Brian.....Luv the colours and eye-popping detail!
Cheers,
Suzan Smile

bricurtis
bricurtis Plus Member 101977 forum postsbricurtis vcard England49 Constructive Critique Points
30 Nov 2012 - 8:23 PM

Many thanks to Sylvia & Maureen for their UA's - very much appreciated.SmileSmile

Brian.

WindowonWildlife

Excellent work as always Bri, thanks for the Saturday banter Wink

Rende
Rende Plus Member 837 forum postsRende vcard Netherlands4 Constructive Critique Points
2 Dec 2012 - 12:15 PM

Beautiful combination of colours and textures Brian.
The title reminds me of Startrek Wink
Rende

FeatherFriend

Great processing Brian, classy image,
Geoff.

Karen_Summers

another stunning image

Mavis
Mavis Plus Member 13143 forum postsMavis vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
17 Dec 2012 - 4:11 PM

That's a stunner Brian . Does stand out from the crowd. Love your PS work on the background , it gives the Red Admiral a lot more Oooomp xxx

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