swallowtail butterfly on coneflower

© Karen Bacon

swallowtail butterfly on coneflower

Jeff W. Robinson Student 11/17/2008 7:55:50 AM

You have composed and captured this Beautifully Karen!! Wonderful color and detail! Jeff #1036850

Brenda L. Hockensmith 11/17/2008 8:19:22 AM

Beautiful shot, Karen! Nice DOF. #6766049

Sabrina Ryan 11/17/2008 8:23:41 AM

Gorgeous photo, Karen. Nice timing! Beautiful color, detail and composition. Well done! #6766065

Usman M. Bajwa 11/17/2008 8:56:11 AM

Awesome capture with great details and lovely colors and composition, Karen. Hope to see this again, good luck.

UB. #6766146

Melissa Olsen 11/17/2008 10:59:33 AM

I can see why this image was chosen...it is absolutely gorgeous and so very beautiful! The color is amazing and the clarity is outstanding! #6766562

Janet Daniel 11/17/2008 12:22:11 PM

Hi Karen - A big congratulations! WTG!
This is an incredibly stunning image! Love it! #6766800

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 11/17/2008 12:58:39 PM

Fantastic image and accomplishment, Karen!!!!!! This is a beauty!!!!! ♫ k #6766891

Tammy M. Anderson 11/17/2008 3:21:34 PM

Just beautiful Karen. Outstanding details and composition. Lovely. #6767276

Sam Britt 11/17/2008 7:09:27 PM

Beautiful composition, great color & clarity, Karen. #6767848

Kathleen M. Rinker 11/18/2008 8:11:58 AM

Beautiful image and congrats on getting it published!! #6769874

Karen Bacon 11/19/2008 12:06:03 PM

Thank you all!!!Have a great week! #6775980

Bill Knaps 11/25/2008 12:20:40 PM

Beautiful Karen and a Happy Thanksgiving to You and Yours. Bill #6803432

Dianna Murphy 12/14/2008 4:33:09 PM

Wonderful composition with awesome color and light. #6892079

Karen Engelbreth 12/21/2008 11:00:10 PM

Congratulations!! #6922665

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 12/21/2008 11:32:55 PM

HUGE CONGRATS on your finalist!!!
Best of luck in the next round!!! #6922898

Graeme Chow 12/21/2008 11:36:47 PM

Another spectacular macro.Huge congratulations ! Karen. #6922928

Usman M. Bajwa 12/22/2008 2:30:28 AM

Wonderful animal portrait. Congratulations on this well-deserving finalist.

UB. #6923855

Janet Daniel 12/22/2008 5:54:01 AM

Congratulations on this well deserved finalist, Karen!!! #6925352

M.Christine Duncan 12/22/2008 6:38:30 AM

Karen... it's ever a delight, and never a surprise when I spy one of your marvelous images in the finalists circle!!! Congrats my friend! #6925795

Vladan D. Djordjevic 12/22/2008 7:01:52 AM

Congratulations on your finalist!


Colleen Farrell 12/22/2008 10:11:38 AM

Fantastic macro, Karen! Big congratulations on its publication, and on your finalist! #6927803

Sam Britt 12/22/2008 6:56:41 PM

Congratulations again, Karen!! #6930852

Deborah C. Lewinson 12/23/2008 5:15:59 PM

Congratulations on you finalist award and magazine publication for this beautiful and excellent image!!!

Debby #6935731

Nancyj Hovey 2/19/2010 9:12:09 AM

on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #8394849

Tammy M. Anderson 2/19/2010 2:56:39 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Karen. #8397536

Amy M. Wilson 2/19/2010 3:22:42 PM

Big congratulations on your beautiful Finalist, Karen!! #8397684

Sam Britt 2/20/2010 6:55:22 PM

Congratulations again, Karen! #8402577

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 2/21/2010 3:15:24 PM

Amazing clarity Karen! Congratulations on your finalist! #8404894

Sabrina Ryan 2/21/2010 5:48:53 PM

Congratulations on this Gorgeous Finalist photo, Karen! #8405257

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recently published in the nov.-dec.2008 issue of gardening how-to magazine

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: -0.67, ExposureTime: 1/160 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200, FocalLength: 220.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi

Uploaded on 11/17/2008 7:44:24 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist

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