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Back to Nature
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Back to Nature
Back to Nature
~Reconnect with Nature~
Wild Milkweed flower and a sphinx moth sometimes called a Hummingbird Moth captured on our farm in Tennessee.
From what I read the first flights of the Sphinx Month their wings have a touch of red then they become clear. So lucky me I got that touch of red. The smell of the milkweed is heavenly!
Category: monthly theme of Reconnect

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Val Feldman
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    Hooray, I get to be first to comment on this most fantastic capture! Gorgeous, Anita - the only word for it! Not an easy capture, these hummingbird moths but you nailed him perfectly in perfect, colorful surroundings! Well done.....!

7/23/2009 5:10:31 AM

 
Dominick M. Dimacale
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This is a lovely capture, awesome clarity and timing, Anita.

Dominick

7/23/2009 5:17:19 AM

 
Amy M. Wilson
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Beautiful capture, great colors, timing, details and clarity, Anita!

7/23/2009 5:34:47 AM

 
Debra K. Johnson
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OMGosh...this is FANTASTIC! Fabulous colors & detail. Love this.

7/23/2009 5:43:31 AM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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You really nailed this one Anita - Great comp, detail and capture of the moment! Jeff

7/23/2009 5:46:51 AM

 
Michelle Alton
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A perfect, and perfectly WONDERFUL capture, Anita.

7/23/2009 6:23:46 AM

 
Max Aureli
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What a shot and timing!!! Fantastic the clarity with beautiful light and tones, Anita!!!

Thank you for your sweet comments on my gallery!! :-))))

7/23/2009 6:26:15 AM

 
Mary L. Graham
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Wow this is Beautiful!! Love Details!! =)

7/23/2009 6:28:20 AM

 
Cathy Barrows
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wow...this is super fantastic

7/23/2009 6:58:36 AM

 
Julianna J. Collett
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This is stunning Anita!

7/23/2009 7:14:18 AM

 
Sam Britt
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Fantastic!!

7/23/2009 8:49:50 AM

 
Melissa A. Olsen
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I remember the first time I ever saw a hummingbird moth...I screamed and ran from it as fast as I could...I thought that thing would sting me. Now I know better...LOL
Fabulous capture!

7/23/2009 8:52:17 AM

 
Janet Daniel
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Exceptional capture with beautifully colored flowers & perfect timing, Anita!

7/23/2009 10:30:24 AM

 
Mike Clime
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Really wonderful capture and comp! Never have seen a moth like that one.

7/23/2009 11:57:34 AM

 
Anita N. Hogue
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Thank you all so much!

Anita

7/23/2009 1:11:37 PM

 
Kathy Cline
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Hi Anita This is just amazing!! I just keep staring at it.
I hope it wins something. I want to also congratulate you on all your finalist as they were incredible. Your so talented!! GOD BLESS

7/23/2009 4:38:44 PM

 
Sabrina L. Ryan
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So pretty Anita! Beautiful colors and nice action capture on the Hummingbird Moth! Well done, Anita!

7/23/2009 5:11:24 PM

 
Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna
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WOW, Anita, incredible colors, details, DOF and composition!!! :-) ♫ k

7/23/2009 7:26:07 PM

 
Joy Rector
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excellent capture

7/24/2009 5:42:27 AM

 
ROLAN NARMAN
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Fantastic colors, composition, clarity and details Anita! Great image for the MT!

7/24/2009 7:35:38 AM

 
Tiia Vissak
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a cool MT image!

7/24/2009 10:03:41 AM

 
Shelly A. Van Camp
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Super capture of a hummingbird moth! They are so fast!!

7/24/2009 1:52:28 PM

 
Renata Gusciora
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Breathtaking,Anita!Awesome color,clarity,details!Perfect!Love it!:-)

7/26/2009 9:56:00 AM

 
Kathleen M. Rinker
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Stunning image Anita, I have never seen a hummingbird moth, excellent image!!

7/27/2009 7:10:08 AM

 
Dianna Murphy
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Beautifully captured Kathy.

7/27/2009 11:13:54 AM

 
Ron McEwan
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WTG Anita, congratulations on your silver.

8/17/2009 4:10:38 PM

 
Amy M. Wilson
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Beautiful Finalist...congratulations, Anita!

8/17/2009 4:24:42 PM

 
Max Aureli
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Congratulations my friend for this fantastic Finalist!!!!! :-)))

8/17/2009 4:32:38 PM

 
Nancyj Hovey
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C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your well deserving FINALIST. 8o)

8/17/2009 4:35:04 PM

 
Janet Daniel
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Congratulations on your spectacular finalist, Anita!

8/17/2009 4:51:20 PM

 
ROLAN NARMAN
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Huge Congrats on this gorgeous finalist Anita!

8/17/2009 5:47:58 PM

 
Val Feldman
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Beautiful then, even prettier now with that Finalist badge, Anita! Hope it goes all the way!! Val

8/17/2009 5:53:26 PM

 
Michael G. Marshall
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Beautiful finalist, Anita! Congratulations! Michael

8/17/2009 6:36:26 PM

 
Evy Johansen
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Huge congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Anita!

8/17/2009 7:50:55 PM

 
Stefania Barbier
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huge congratulations on your SPECTACULAR finalist!!!

8/18/2009 12:35:42 AM

 
Jessica Jenney
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Congratulations, Anita on your gorgeous finalist!

8/18/2009 4:56:41 AM

 
Anita N. Hogue
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Thank you all so much!

Anita

8/18/2009 5:23:19 AM

 
Linda D. Lester
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Excellent capture!!!Congratulations!

8/18/2009 5:43:04 AM

 
Bojan Bencic
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Congratulations on your finalist, Anita. Fantastic photo.

8/18/2009 5:58:09 AM

 
Eugenio Diaz

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Congratulations on this gorgeous Finalist, Anita!

8/18/2009 7:19:50 AM

 
Cathy Barrows
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Congrats on your finalist

8/18/2009 7:29:21 AM

 
Mitch Spence
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These are wonderful creatures to watch, and this is a terrific capture and finalist, Anita.

8/18/2009 9:04:38 AM

 
Jeana Clark
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Awesome Anita!!!!!
Fabulous Finalist!!!
Much Deserved Congratulations
are in order!!!

~J~

8/18/2009 10:13:35 AM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Amazing stop action, an impressive finalist Anita! Congratulations again!

8/18/2009 10:28:10 AM

 
Nadya Johnson
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Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Anita!

8/18/2009 10:52:33 AM

 
Colleen Farrell
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Gorgeous, Anita! Big congrats on your finalist!

8/18/2009 2:14:18 PM

 
Debra K. Johnson
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Congratulations Anita!

8/18/2009 2:51:09 PM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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Congrats Anita on your Finalist!! Jeff

8/18/2009 6:13:42 PM

 
Usman Bajwa
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CONGRATULATIONS.....!!!

8/18/2009 11:55:48 PM

 
Patrick Rouzes
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CONGRATULATIONS on this amazing finalist, Anita!!! WTG!!!

8/19/2009 12:51:27 PM

 
Laurie Daily
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Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Anita!

8/22/2009 6:36:58 AM

 
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This is an awesome capture, I love all the detail in the milkweed too. congrats on your finalist!

8/23/2009 7:22:50 AM

 
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