Rest Stop

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Rest Stop

Anita Hogue level-classic 5/21/2009 4:50:30 AM

Beautiful colors and capture, Valarie! I think he is making sure nobody else gets any of this flower. #1130729

Sam Britt level-classic 5/21/2009 5:02:44 AM

Beautiful butterfly capture, Valarie. #7543197

Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 5/21/2009 5:30:42 AM

Great timing and details, Valarie.


Dominick #7543290

Tammy M. Anderson level-classic 5/21/2009 5:41:47 AM

Beautiful details, colors and composition, Valarie. #7543338

Keith Butler level-classic 5/21/2009 5:45:02 AM

Fantastic color capture Valarie! #7543348

Ron McEwan level-classic 5/21/2009 5:55:34 AM

Valarie you have great dof here, the detail and color is right on the mark, a grand close up well done. #7543387

Jane Holestine level-classic 5/21/2009 6:06:56 AM

The color, detail, and DOF are stunning. Lovely image, Valerie. #7543426

Walter H. Wiesbeck 5/21/2009 6:41:37 AM

Beautiful marco capture and beautiful floral capture,Valerie! #7543597

Tammy Scott 5/21/2009 8:16:43 AM

Terrific macro! #7543932

Gina M. Savage level-classic 5/21/2009 9:56:15 AM

Great POV and DOF...beautiful macro, Valerie! #7544388

Melissa Olsen level-classic 5/21/2009 10:09:29 AM

Valarie, this is a winner for sure!
Outstanding color, clarity, light! Perfect DOF and presentation. A fav for me. #7544424

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic 5/21/2009 11:07:25 AM

Very Pretty! #7544525

Julianne Bradford level-classic 5/21/2009 12:02:57 PM

What beautiful capture and color of this wonderful butterfly Valarie! Great work! #7544664

Kathleen M. Rinker level-classic 5/21/2009 12:44:01 PM

Wonderful image Valerie, terrific color!! #7544782

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-classic 5/21/2009 1:22:34 PM

Amazing details and beautiful presentation! Gorgeous Valarie! #7544869

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 5/21/2009 1:24:00 PM

Lovely composition and color capture Valarie! #7544879

Carol Sawyer 5/21/2009 1:38:06 PM

Beautiful macro, colors. details amd capture, Valarie!! #7544908

Daniella Puente level-classic 5/21/2009 1:47:03 PM

Like the POV so much :o) looks like taking a time to rest there... #7544946

Val Feldman level-classic 5/21/2009 1:59:18 PM

Anita, Sam. Dominick, Tammy A, Keith, Ron, Jane, Walter, Tammy S, Gina, Melissa, Shelly, Julianne, Kathleen, Donna, Millie, Carol and Daniella - thank you so much for your comments! #7544981

Val Feldman level-classic 5/21/2009 2:00:57 PM

...and Donna, too! Thanks! #7544983

Melissa Gurdus level-classic 5/21/2009 2:39:01 PM

Love the way this butterfly has folded his wings around that stunning orange flower with your terrific detail and great shallow DOF, Valarie!!! #7545075

Kerry Hill level-classic 5/21/2009 2:44:49 PM

Fantastic capture, Valarie!! Beautiful colours, great detail and dof!! #7545088

Val Feldman level-classic 5/21/2009 3:17:30 PM

Thanks very much Kerry and Melissa - I appreciate your comments! #7545180

ROLAN NARMAN 5/21/2009 3:27:55 PM

Gorgeous capture and great timing Valarie! Beautiful colors and details! #7545202

Barbara Waldoch level-classic 5/21/2009 5:06:24 PM

Wonderful pov and capture, Valarie! #7545454

Val Feldman level-classic 5/21/2009 5:20:39 PM

Thank you both Rolan and Barbara! #7545488

Sabrina Ryan level-classic 5/21/2009 6:37:20 PM

Beautiful find and capture, Valarie! Beautiful colors, nice details and wonderful pov. #7545691

Val Feldman level-classic 5/22/2009 5:40:01 AM

Thanks so much Sabrina! #7546970

Maria A. Gonzalez 5/23/2009 4:23:36 AM

Beautiful Zebra bf. capture,excellent details,colors and lighting.Great job,Valarie. #7549752

Julie Burnett level-classic 6/19/2009 4:57:43 PM

Congrats Valarie on this terrific finalist!! #7650848

Jeana Clark 6/19/2009 5:08:36 PM


AweSome Shot Valarie!!!
Congratulations on
this fabulous finalist!!!!
Best of luck in the next round!!!!

~J~ #7651004

Melissa Gurdus level-classic 6/19/2009 6:00:58 PM

Congratulations, Valarie on your wonderful finalist!!! #7651486

ROLAN NARMAN 6/19/2009 6:02:47 PM

Huge congrats on your fantastic finalist, Valarie! #7651496

Sabrina Ryan level-classic 6/19/2009 6:46:03 PM

Congratulations on your excellent Finalist, Valarie! #7651865

Dianna Murphy level-classic 6/19/2009 7:36:24 PM

See I told you, the butterfuly queen. Congratulations on your fine entry/finalist. WTG my friend. #7652301

Kerry Hill level-classic 6/19/2009 8:52:44 PM

Huge congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Valarie!! #7652757

Eugenio Diaz level-classic 6/19/2009 10:12:35 PM

Huge CONGRATULATIONS on your well deserved Finalist...well done!!!
#7653331

Maria A. Gonzalez level-classic 6/20/2009 4:24:35 AM

Congratulations Valarie on this amazing Zebra bf capture.Excellent color combination,pose and details.Very sharp macro..
Great finalist selection,Congratulations..Awesome shot..
If you were to photograph a Zebra bf again,try a close-up of the head and you will see a happy face,I not kiddind.Let me know when you get it..Maria #7654490

Anita Hogue level-classic 6/20/2009 5:24:29 AM

A big congratulations on your beautiful finalist Valarie!

Anita #7654697

Sam Britt level-classic 6/20/2009 6:17:25 AM

Congratulations again, Valarie! #7655060

Jeff W. Robinson level-classic 6/20/2009 12:02:02 PM

Outstanding; congrats Valarie on your Finalist! Jeff #7657102

Carol L. Fowler level-classic 6/20/2009 12:49:49 PM

Congrats on this wonderful finalist! #7657395

Ann Coates level-classic 6/20/2009 2:05:25 PM

Congratulations again Valarie. Well and truly deserved. The best of luck on both of your finalists in the next round. #7657774

Margaret R. Barry level-classic 6/20/2009 2:10:09 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Valarie! #7657799

Walter H. Wiesbeck 6/20/2009 4:45:46 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist,Valarie,beautiful work, #7658564

Val Feldman level-classic 6/21/2009 8:21:57 AM

Thanks to all you wonderful BP'ers for stopping by and leaving your encouraging comments! I appreciate all of them very much! Thanks again...vjf #7660845

Tommy E. Burgess 6/21/2009 11:24:22 PM

Huge congratulations on this gorgeous finalist Valarie!!! #7663051

Julianne Bradford level-classic 6/22/2009 8:47:12 AM

Perfect composition and wonderful pose Valarie. Congrats on this terrific work!!! #7664719

Jim Baines 6/23/2009 7:42:47 AM

As you can see, I'm a little s-l-o-w! A Texas-sized "Congratulations" on this magnificent FINALIST, Valarie! #7669934

Val Feldman level-classic 6/24/2009 8:57:38 AM

Thanks so much Tommy, Julianne and Jim! #7673862

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Description

A zebra longwing butterfly takes a breather among the many flowers in the butterfly house at Wildseed Farms in Fredericksburg, TX...

Exif: F Number: 9, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/2000 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 250, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 105.00 mm, Model: NIKON D300

Uploaded on 5/21/2009 4:16:42 AM

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