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Post by LindaShorey » Sun Oct 29, 2017 4:50 pm

This is really lovely, Martha! What I particularly like is the size, color and delicate nature of the flowers make them just supporting players to your gorgeous subject.
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Post by minniev » Sun Oct 29, 2017 5:49 pm

This is a wonderful image of a beautiful butterfly. Perfectly placed in the frame, perfect angle, great wing display and in the perfect setting with the mix of greenery and tiny flowers. And on top of that, a great photographic capture.

Really excellent work!
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Post by Charles Haacker » Tue Oct 31, 2017 1:23 am

I'll repeat what I said on your Flickr: That is about as perfect a shot as I have ever seen! All the elements work together to make the whole greater than the sum of the parts. :thumbup:
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Post by St3v3M » Thu Nov 09, 2017 5:58 am

I thought you had painted this until I realized it was real. Wow, you couldn't have asked for a better combination. Beautiful, just beautiful! S-
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Post by Matt Quinn » Thu Nov 09, 2017 6:29 pm

Ceropegia wrote:ImageVariegated Fritillary by ceropegia, on Flickr


Gorgeous , stunning, and all the things the others have said, again. I especially like the furry fuzziness on the wings; I feel I can almost breathe on it. And the name is so "stand up and be recognized". Mahvelous. Simply mahvelous
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