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Beautiful Butterflies

Postby Bob's Photography » Fri Apr 24, 2015 2:46 pm

I have always loved butterflies and love to show their detail.

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Re: Beautiful Butterflies

Postby TomCofer » Fri Apr 24, 2015 9:41 pm

Nice shot Bob.
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Re: Beautiful Butterflies

Postby Duck » Sat Apr 25, 2015 2:24 am

Very nice shot, Bob. Extreme closeups of insects is a game of patience, I have found. Sometimes I don't have that kind of patience that's why I can appreciate shots like this one. Can you share your process?
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Re: Beautiful Butterflies

Postby Bob's Photography » Sun Apr 26, 2015 11:39 am

Duck, I think it's a matter of taking a lot of shots, you can't tell a butterfly to wait a second. I love butterflies, every city I visit I try to find their Butterfly Conservatory. The one above was shot in Key West, Florida where we have a home. Every time we go down there, I stop in. It was shot with a zoom lens and not a macro.

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Re: Beautiful Butterflies

Postby Nikodian1 » Fri May 01, 2015 10:46 am

Oh wow!
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