Shielded

© Nadia Paul

Shielded

Laura E. Swan level-classic 12/16/2012 4:55:20 PM

Good heavens, this is spectacular. I've never see a butterfly (moth?) that looked like this. Three cheers for macro images like this one! Amazing detail here!

Great job, Nadia! :D

-Laura :D #1503882

Tammy M. Anderson level-classic 12/16/2012 5:15:24 PM

Fabulous details and perfect capture, Nadia. #10466973

Connie J. Bagot level-classic 12/16/2012 5:58:44 PM

Awesome detail and color---amazing insect and your capture of him is superb! #10467048

Nancy L. Green level-classic 12/16/2012 6:15:41 PM

OUTSTANDING macro work Nadia, FANTASTIC capture dear friend!!! <>< #10467085

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 12/16/2012 6:30:31 PM

Tones, colors, clarity, lighting and close up are spectacular, Nadia! Skillful work, my friend!
#10467107

Marcel J. Fernandez 12/16/2012 7:29:14 PM

Outstanding macro featuring great detail, color, and comp. Three cheers for Nadia. #10467158

Barbara Waldoch level-classic 12/16/2012 10:54:44 PM

Awesome detail, Nadia! #10467285

Renee Doyle level-classic 12/16/2012 11:52:48 PM

Fabulous detail Nadia!! #10467309

John Connolly level-classic 12/17/2012 10:59:58 AM

Fabulous light, color and detail Nadia! What an awesome macro capture! #10467906

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 12/17/2012 4:21:10 PM

Awesome macro, Nadia, stunning image, and a fave!

Debby #10468165

Carol L. Fowler level-classic 12/17/2012 6:26:22 PM

Wonderful insect macro! You know I am partial to them! #10468398

Terry Cervi level-classic 12/17/2012 6:30:33 PM

I love your macro work, Nadia. This is outstanding! #10468412

Avril Young level-classic 12/17/2012 7:53:36 PM

wow, this is a winner, your detail is wonderful..stunning Nadia.. #10468486

Nadia Paul level-classic 12/18/2012 1:16:12 AM

Thanks so much! #10468640

Mary K. Robison level-classic 12/19/2012 3:22:24 AM

The light, the composition, the colors, and, most definitely, the clarity in this unique and lovely capture are extraordinary, Nadia. I'm with Avril:
WINNER!!! #10470184

Nadia Paul level-classic 12/20/2012 12:47:00 AM

Thanks Mary! #10471652

Phyllis Burchett level-classic 12/20/2012 7:08:14 PM

wOW....amazing Nadia! #10472854

Nadia Paul level-classic 12/21/2012 1:08:32 AM

Thanks Phyllis! #10473170

Joanna Kovalcsik level-classic 12/21/2012 7:27:45 AM

ZOWIE! Nadia, this is an amazing photo...the details, so vivid. Wow! #10473624

Nadia Paul level-classic 12/22/2012 2:27:26 AM

Thank you Joanna! #10474631

PATRICIA A. CASEY level-classic 12/25/2012 6:46:12 AM

Yowza!!!!! what a beauty....for sure a winner...I'm with everyone above....gorgeous, Nadia! #10478123

Laura E. Swan level-classic 12/25/2012 10:40:08 AM

:) #10478348

Nadia Paul level-classic 12/27/2012 9:38:10 PM

Thank you Patricia and Laura! #10481505

Liz Bullock level-classic 1/23/2013 7:14:57 PM

Beautiful finalist, congratulations! #10530489

Carla Capra level-classic 1/23/2013 8:03:03 PM

The details are amazing.
Congrats. #10530784

Phyllis A. Houghton level-classic 1/23/2013 9:53:56 PM

A huge Congratulations on your finalist, Nadia! #10531219

Stefania Barbier level-classic 1/24/2013 12:36:28 AM

huge congrats again Nadia, it's a beauty! #10531466

Tammy M. Anderson level-classic 1/24/2013 3:07:18 AM

Congrats again, Nadia. #10531827

Joanna Kovalcsik level-classic 1/24/2013 5:24:17 AM

Congratulations, Nadia! :o) #10532228

Colette M. Metcalf level-classic 1/24/2013 8:40:15 AM

Congrats to you!!! #10532951

Nancyj Hovey level-classic 1/24/2013 3:31:03 PM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #10534536

Nadia Paul level-classic 1/24/2013 4:34:46 PM

Thanks so much! #10534673

Marcel J. Fernandez level-classic 1/24/2013 4:35:53 PM

Another terrific macro Finalist. Congratulations, Nadia. #10534678

Nadia Paul level-classic 1/24/2013 4:42:42 PM

TY Marcel! #10534695

Phyllis Burchett level-classic 1/24/2013 4:52:58 PM

Congrats on this amazing finalist Nadia! #10534728

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 1/24/2013 5:51:47 PM

CONGRATS on another incredible Finalist, Nadia! AMAZING, my friend!
#10534995

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 1/24/2013 6:05:24 PM

So glad to see this outstanding image get an award.

Congrats on all your finalists, Nadia!
#10535094

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 1/24/2013 6:47:06 PM

Fannnnn...tastic Nadia! Such great clarity...congratulations on this wonderful Finalist!

jo ann c. #10535267

Nadia Paul level-classic 1/25/2013 3:54:05 PM

Thanks so much! #10537073

Carol Eade level-classic 1/25/2013 5:13:09 PM

Beautiful work, Nadia, congratulations on your finalist! #10537260

Mary Dimitriw level-classic 1/25/2013 5:45:41 PM

Wow Nadia, outstanding macro Finalist, congrats! #10537367

Phyllis Burchett level-classic 1/27/2013 6:04:58 PM

Congrats on this stunning winner Nadia! #10540545

Kay Beausoleil level-classic 1/27/2013 6:11:22 PM

Congratulations on your win, Nadia! (So glad I opened the thumbnail -- I thought it was a man's tie of dubious taste. Instead, a beautiful insect!) #10540576

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 1/27/2013 6:12:44 PM

Congrats on your win, Nadia!

Debby #10540581

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 1/27/2013 8:35:13 PM

CONGRATZ on the terrific Gold Winner!!!!

UB. #10540925

Stefania Barbier level-classic 1/27/2013 11:29:40 PM

congratulations on your gorgeous win Nadia!!! #10541170

Avril Young level-classic 1/28/2013 1:22:30 AM

told you this would be winner...congrats ...GOLD...WONDERFUL Nadia!! #10541258

Colette M. Metcalf level-classic 1/28/2013 2:14:58 AM

A BIG congrats on your GOLD!!!! #10541344

Nadia Paul level-classic 1/28/2013 2:32:44 AM

Thanks so much! #10541362

Tammy M. Anderson level-classic 1/28/2013 2:54:36 AM

Great winning capture. Congrats! #10541406

Bojan Bencic level-classic 1/28/2013 4:23:18 AM

Well done, Nadia. Congratulations on your win! #10541611

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-classic 1/28/2013 4:25:08 AM

Congratulations on your win, incredible Nadia! #10541619

R. J. Laudenbacher level-classic 1/28/2013 4:50:40 AM

Wow, Nadia! A big congrats to you on your win! #10541670

Connie J. Bagot level-classic 1/28/2013 5:38:08 AM

Congratulations Nadia! Beautiful image and well deserved win! #10541762

Terry Cervi level-classic 1/28/2013 6:28:00 AM

Congrats on your fantastic win, Nadia! #10541832

Val Feldman level-classic 1/28/2013 7:12:53 AM

Incredible detail! :) A gorgeous Gold Win, my friend! Congratulations! #10541891

Laura E. Swan level-classic 1/28/2013 8:03:13 AM

Congratulations on your gold win, Nadia! How exciting! We all knew what a beauty this was! Awesome!

-Laura :D #10541952

Debra R. Harder level-classic 1/28/2013 11:00:13 AM

This is so excellent, Nadia! The details are amazing! Huge congratulations on your BRILLIANT GOLD WINNER!! #10542402

Michelle Alton level-classic 1/28/2013 11:38:20 AM

Magnificent, Nadia. Not a unique subject, but a very uniquely beautiful image. Congratulations! #10542517

Pat Abbott level-classic 1/28/2013 12:57:13 PM

Great colors and details! Congrats Nadia! #10542648

Agnes Fegan level-classic 1/28/2013 1:09:52 PM

Congratulations Nadia! #10542682

Gerri R. Jones level-classic 1/28/2013 4:32:26 PM

Congratulations Nadia...this is such a beautiful subject and image!!! #10542962

Randy D. Dinkins level-classic 1/28/2013 6:16:22 PM

Great capture!!! Congratulations! #10543144

Marcel J. Fernandez level-classic 1/28/2013 6:59:02 PM

Congratulations, Nadia on your Fantastic Winner. #10543210

Cindy Bendush level-classic 1/28/2013 8:31:07 PM

Fabulous macro! Big congratulations on your excellent gold win! #10543277

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 1/29/2013 8:33:28 AM

CONGRATS on this incredible macro, Nadia! WTG!
#10544167

Renee Doyle level-classic 1/29/2013 3:12:41 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful macro and winner Nadia! #10544592

PATRICIA A. CASEY level-classic 1/30/2013 5:03:33 AM

A huge congratulations, Nadia....so beautifully captured and well deserved! Warmest regards..... #10545600

Mary Dimitriw level-classic 1/30/2013 5:04:31 AM

Congrats Nadia on this outstanding macro winner! #10545601

Nadia Paul level-classic 1/31/2013 7:54:27 PM

Thank you all so much! #10548371

Karen Celella level-classic 2/2/2013 1:31:11 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful gold winner, Nadia! #10550714

Nadia Paul level-classic 2/2/2013 10:45:46 PM

Thank you Karen! #10551252

Merna L. Nobile level-classic 2/7/2013 12:11:16 PM

This is magnificent; your macro shots are out of this world! Merna #10558022

Nadia Paul level-classic 2/11/2013 9:23:15 PM

Thanks Merna! #10564420

Rudi Reiner level-classic 5/8/2013 9:12:51 AM

Congratulations, I can see why you got a gold! Superb macro #10686080

Nadia Paul level-classic 5/10/2013 4:46:59 AM

Thanks Rudi! #10688027

Amanda D. Austwick level-classic 7/21/2013 9:11:06 AM

Gorgeous Macro Nadia! Congratulations on your Gold! #10775246

Nadia Paul level-classic 8/15/2013 7:21:14 PM

Thanks Amanda! #10809396

To discuss, first log in or sign up (buttons are at top center of page).

Description

1/100 sec; f/10; ISO 800

Uploaded on 12/16/2012 4:10:18 PM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


Copyright for this gallery photo belongs solely to Nadia Paul. Images may not be copied, downloaded, or used in any way without the expressed, written permission of the photographer.
Contact photographer via gallery.
Log in to follow or message this photographer or report this photo.