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Butterfly on my bush 5

Posted by
Ruthiebear (Titusville, NJ, United States) on 6 August 2012 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Another lovely yellow swallowtail
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Ainsley from Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Wonderful capture such exquisite detail in nature.

6 Aug 2012 5:10am

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

This is beautiful, Ruthie, my favorite so far!

6 Aug 2012 5:24am

Calusarus from ST SORLIN EN VALLOIRE, France

So nice

6 Aug 2012 5:49am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Gorgeous frame.

6 Aug 2012 6:09am

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

I like the clarity of this one

6 Aug 2012 6:40am

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Stunning image, just beautiful

6 Aug 2012 6:54am

tataray from france, France

Une jolie pose et de beaux détails.
Magnifique ce papillon.)

6 Aug 2012 7:05am

Jeff from Honolulu, United States

Superb colors and detail. Beautiful work.

6 Aug 2012 8:05am

kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand

Ruthie, these butterflies have been just gorgeous and this is my favourite.

6 Aug 2012 8:26am

João Mourão from Lisboa, Portugal

Fantastic macro. All the detail is in there.

6 Aug 2012 8:32am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

This has to be the most cooperative butterfly ever

6 Aug 2012 9:09am

dang from Atlanta, United States

Well done Ruthie. This is my favorite so far too.
Oh, and I said I'd give you a link to editors: http://graphicssoft.about.com/od/pixelbased/tp/freephotoedm.htm
These are the top rated free programs for Mac, have fun.

6 Aug 2012 9:32am

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

This is great, and your background is far less obtrusive in this shot.

6 Aug 2012 9:48am

Julie L. Brown from Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

Great color-the best one yet, Ruthie!

6 Aug 2012 10:21am

Laurette from Fourways - Johannesburg, South Africa

A fabulous macro with beautiful colours and detail. A very beautiful butterfly indeed ! Well done.

6 Aug 2012 10:34am

Marilla from Turku, Finland

She is wonderful and I think she knows that...

6 Aug 2012 10:34am

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

Superbe.

6 Aug 2012 11:00am

Heinz from Hamm, Germany

Für mich bis jetzt auch das beste aus dieser Serie.

6 Aug 2012 11:15am

Kyle from Manhattan KS, United States

Fabulous colors

6 Aug 2012 11:44am

Emma G from Canberra, Australia

beautiful colours and great PoV.

6 Aug 2012 12:02pm

☺ ► ƸɼiϾ ◄ ☼ from Narbonne, France

excelent shot, in french it s a "machaon"
have a nice monday

6 Aug 2012 12:17pm

Mariana M. from Waterloo, Canada

excellent capture. texture and colors are really great

6 Aug 2012 12:21pm

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

An exquisite shot and delightful bokeh!

6 Aug 2012 12:47pm

Benkirane Thami from Fès, Morocco

Magnifique ! Bravo!
Bon début de semaine lumineuse!

6 Aug 2012 12:58pm

Martine from bousval, Belgium

Wouhaaaaaaaaaaa!! ma préférée!! magnifique!!!!

6 Aug 2012 1:40pm

marc from granby, Canada

Gorgeous color nicely done !

6 Aug 2012 1:47pm

Don Levesque from Saint John, Canada

Beautiful colours and wonderful details!

6 Aug 2012 2:24pm

gerard1948 from Santiago de Compostela, Spain

These butterflies are really beautiful, it looks like they are giants. The colors are gorgeous.
Good week.

6 Aug 2012 3:10pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Wonderful !!! Somptuous colors !

6 Aug 2012 3:15pm

Slackwater - Don from Spokane, United States

A beautiful butterfly and image to match.

6 Aug 2012 3:22pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Oh, my! These just keep getting better. Wow!

6 Aug 2012 3:42pm

Universe from Tehran, Iran

Very nice capture. Well done !! Good luck.

6 Aug 2012 6:09pm

Jeff from Pembroke Dock, United Kingdom

A well deserved 5*****, Magic shot.

6 Aug 2012 6:36pm

Lena from San Francisco, United States

An other great one....:-)

6 Aug 2012 6:37pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

Beautiful delicate details and texture on the wings ~ fabulous photo!

6 Aug 2012 7:52pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

Excellent!

6 Aug 2012 8:13pm

LauraS from Chico, United States

This is incredible. I love the pov, composition, coloring, light, subject and everything about this. Wonderful. I hope you get a Spotlight for this.

6 Aug 2012 8:46pm

Baldwin VW from Bejuma, Venezuela

The colors and the sharpness of this photo are really magnificent !!! Beautiful ...

6 Aug 2012 9:22pm

Rick from Toronto, Canada

A wonderful image, really clear and such a beautiful specimen.

6 Aug 2012 9:38pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Wow! Absolutely gorgeous. The color and light is fantastic! 5*'s!

6 Aug 2012 10:29pm

morbil from Melbourne, Australia

Great capture; a steady hand and a good eye.

6 Aug 2012 10:31pm

the rickster from United States

you are so lucky to be visited by butterflies that will pose for you!

6 Aug 2012 10:32pm

Irene from San Francisco, United States

Really good capture.

6 Aug 2012 10:38pm

Michael Fresh from Chester, United Kingdom

Sensational, mother nature gave this one the best colours.

6 Aug 2012 10:39pm

shooter from United Kingdom

Very bold image, really drags you into the frame.

6 Aug 2012 10:39pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

beautiful. great colors

6 Aug 2012 11:17pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Beat capture yet! And your processing really brings out nice texture in the butterfly's wings. Excellent range of colors as well.

7 Aug 2012 12:37am

Rafael from North Miami, United States

Gourgeous shot !

7 Aug 2012 1:36am

Carol from Leamington ON, Canada

This is my favorite so far Ruthie, the background doesn't distract from the butterfly... fabulous colour and detail! It's a beaut!!

7 Aug 2012 1:41am

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

This is the best.

7 Aug 2012 3:35am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Butterflies are very beautiful. There is something delicate and a little sad. What I mean is that many flight time is only a few days. That butterfly is really nice.

7 Aug 2012 3:55am

ursulakatariina from Leixlip, Ireland

Wow, beautiful shot, great colours!

7 Aug 2012 3:56am

Baldwin VW from Bejuma, Venezuela

Congratulations on this well deserved Color Spotlight !!! Well done Ruthie ...

7 Aug 2012 7:32pm

@Baldwin VW: THank you so much. I appreciate your comments daily.

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Congrats on the Color Spotlight with this beauty - Well done, Ruthie !

7 Aug 2012 7:42pm

@Ronnie 2¢: Thank you very much. I appreciate your support and creative entries.

Mariana M. from Waterloo, Canada

Congratulations on Color Spotlight:)

7 Aug 2012 8:07pm

@Mariana M.: Thanks very much

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

...and congratulations on the color spotlight well deserved !

7 Aug 2012 8:13pm

@Mhelene: Thanks so much for coming back and giving me these kind words.

Josep from Barcelona, Spain

Beautiful butterfly for a nice foreground. Great clarity! Congratulations on this Color Spotlight!

7 Aug 2012 8:16pm

@Josep: Thank you for stopping by with kind words.

Rick from Toronto, Canada

I'm back with a smile to congratulate you for this well deserved Color Spotlight !

7 Aug 2012 8:29pm

@Rick: ;-) Here's a smile back to thank you for stopping back. I appreciate your daily support.

Enzo from Lausanne, Switzerland

Gorgeous shot! Congratulations!

7 Aug 2012 8:31pm

@Enzo: Thank you for your kindness.

Loner from Wörgl, Austria

Wow, what a fantastic butterfly ! Congratulations to this Color Spotlight !

7 Aug 2012 8:53pm

@Loner: Thank you for your kind words.

myky from Ontario, Canada

What a gorgeous image...congratulations!

7 Aug 2012 8:56pm

@myky: Thank you very much.

Don Levesque from Saint John, Canada

Congratulations on the Colour Spotlight!
Well deserved!

7 Aug 2012 10:40pm

@Don Levesque: Thank you very much. I appreciate all of your comments and support.

Michael Fresh from Chester, United Kingdom

Congratulations with your spotlight !!

7 Aug 2012 11:00pm

@Michael Fresh: Thank so much. It mean a lot to me coming from you. I appreciate the help you have offered and your comments.

Jules from Drayton, United Kingdom

beautiful, what a frame

7 Aug 2012 11:09pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Congratulations on the Spotlight Ruthie! Well deserved!

7 Aug 2012 11:47pm

@Elaine Hancock: Thank you so much. It means a lot to me coming from you. You are one of my inspirations here on AM3. I would love to be able to learn from you.

Carol from Leamington ON, Canada

Congratulations Ruthie, I knew it was a winner!

8 Aug 2012 1:21am

@Carol: AWW! Thanks so much! I appreciate your support and comments.

Calusarus from ST SORLIN EN VALLOIRE, France

Cheers for the color spotlight.

8 Aug 2012 5:34am

@Calusarus: Thank. I appreciate your continuing support through your comments.

Aubélia from Kortrijk, Belgium

Congratulations on the color spotlight.

8 Aug 2012 7:37am

@Aubélia: Thank you very much.

Dimitrios from ATHENS, Greece

superb in every way****

8 Aug 2012 8:07am

Laurette from Fourways - Johannesburg, South Africa

Congratulations on the beautiful Color Spotlight ! Very well deserved.

8 Aug 2012 11:27am

@Laurette: Thank you so much. I value your kindness.

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

Congratulations on the Spolight on this image, Ruthie!

8 Aug 2012 12:11pm

@Judy aka L@dybug: Thanks, I think! I am Ruthie, not Carol LOL!

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

Oops ... I meant CAROL! ;D

8 Aug 2012 12:12pm

Heinz from Hamm, Germany

Herzlichen Glückwunsch zum Spotlight.

8 Aug 2012 12:48pm

@Heinz: Thank you so much. I appreciate your comments.

Martine from bousval, Belgium

Félicitation pour ton spotlight bien mérité!!!!

8 Aug 2012 1:36pm

@Martine: Thank you so much for your kindness.

Sue-Ann from Quebec, Canada

congratulations for color spotlight well merited... we can feel the texture on this beautiful butterfly...

8 Aug 2012 3:25pm

@Sue-Ann: Thank you so much. I appreciate your kind words.

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Congratulations Ruthie a well deserved spotlight

8 Aug 2012 5:37pm

@Doug: Thank you so much. I appreciate your continuing comments. It means a lot.

Tamara from Aarschot, Belgium

This is a fabulous image... Congratulations with your well deserved spotlight ! Have a lovely day :)

8 Aug 2012 7:45pm

@Tamara: Thank you. I appreciate your good wishes.

RBL from Oxford, United States

Congratulations on the spotlight!

8 Aug 2012 8:26pm

@RBL: Thank you so much! I had no idea until I saw the comments.

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

An absolutely gorgeous image! Congratulations on the Color Spotlight!

9 Aug 2012 3:57am

@Steve Rice: Than you so much. I appreciate it.

Japanalia from Yokohama, Japan

Smashing capture! Congratulations for the Spotlight!

9 Aug 2012 6:02am

@Japanalia: Thank you very much!

Melocoton from Salamanca, Spain

wonderful *****

9 Aug 2012 2:46pm

Akbar&Armaghan from gorgan, Iran

excellent shot

very beautiful photo

10 Aug 2012 10:06am

Barbara from Florida, United States

Outstanding capture, beautiful color and clarity. Congratulations on the color spotlight. Well deserved.

13 Aug 2012 5:22pm

Michelle from Elverson, United States

Exceptional butterfly shot! Congrats!

15 Aug 2012 11:58am

Marie from FRESNES, France

woow, belle macro !

20 Aug 2012 3:48pm

shooter from United Kingdom

Superb shot

1 Nov 2012 9:02pm

Gheorghe from Bucuresti, Romania

Marvelous colours. A great macro. I love it !

29 Nov 2012 7:30pm

Kate from EXETER, United Kingdom

Wow this is stunning !!!! I love it

14 Dec 2012 9:04am

You Know Me from Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Gorgeous macro!

6 May 2013 5:46pm

SRM from Rome, Italy

such great macro,big like.

23 Jul 2013 6:15pm