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Val Feldman Student 7/23/2009 5:10:31 AM

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.....! #1158138

Dominick M. Dimacale 7/23/2009 5:17:19 AM

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

Dominick #7773596

Amy M. Wilson 7/23/2009 5:34:47 AM

Beautiful capture, great colors, timing, details and clarity, Anita! #7773679

Debra K. Johnson 7/23/2009 5:43:31 AM

OMGosh...this is FANTASTIC! Fabulous colors & detail. Love this. #7773720

Jeff W. Robinson 7/23/2009 5:46:51 AM

You really nailed this one Anita - Great comp, detail and capture of the moment! Jeff #7773737

Michelle Alton 7/23/2009 6:23:46 AM

A perfect, and perfectly WONDERFUL capture, Anita. #7773872

Max Aureli 7/23/2009 6:26:15 AM

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

Thank you for your sweet comments on my gallery!! :-)))) #7773890

Mary L. Graham 7/23/2009 6:28:20 AM

Wow this is Beautiful!! Love Details!! =) #7773904

Cathy Barrows 7/23/2009 6:58:36 AM

wow...this is super fantastic #7774044

Julianna J. Collett 7/23/2009 7:14:18 AM

This is stunning Anita! #7774110

Sam Britt 7/23/2009 8:49:50 AM

Fantastic!! #7774503

Melissa Olsen 7/23/2009 8:52:17 AM

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! #7774517

Janet Daniel 7/23/2009 10:30:24 AM

Exceptional capture with beautifully colored flowers & perfect timing, Anita! #7774896

Mike Clime 7/23/2009 11:57:34 AM

Really wonderful capture and comp! Never have seen a moth like that one. #7775144

Anita N. Hogue 7/23/2009 1:11:37 PM

Thank you all so much!

Anita #7775273

Kathy Cline 7/23/2009 4:38:44 PM

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 #7775869

Sabrina Ryan 7/23/2009 5:11:24 PM

So pretty Anita! Beautiful colors and nice action capture on the Hummingbird Moth! Well done, Anita! #7775979

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 7/23/2009 7:26:07 PM

WOW, Anita, incredible colors, details, DOF and composition!!! :-) ♫ k #7776288

Joy Rector 7/24/2009 5:42:27 AM

excellent capture #7777338

ROLAN NARMAN 7/24/2009 7:35:38 AM

Fantastic colors, composition, clarity and details Anita! Great image for the MT! #7777808

Tiia Vissak 7/24/2009 10:03:41 AM

a cool MT image! #7778118

Shelly A. Van Camp 7/24/2009 1:52:28 PM

Super capture of a hummingbird moth! They are so fast!! #7778643

Renata Gusciora 7/26/2009 9:56:00 AM

Breathtaking,Anita!Awesome color,clarity,details!Perfect!Love it!:-) #7783364

Kathleen M. Rinker 7/27/2009 7:10:08 AM

Stunning image Anita, I have never seen a hummingbird moth, excellent image!! #7785954

Dianna Murphy 7/27/2009 11:13:54 AM

Beautifully captured Kathy. #7786803

Ron McEwan 8/17/2009 4:10:38 PM

WTG Anita, congratulations on your silver. #7857999

Amy M. Wilson 8/17/2009 4:24:42 PM

Beautiful Finalist...congratulations, Anita! #7858099

Max Aureli 8/17/2009 4:32:38 PM

Congratulations my friend for this fantastic Finalist!!!!! :-))) #7858180

Nancyj Hovey 8/17/2009 4:35:04 PM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your well deserving FINALIST. 8o) #7858202

Janet Daniel 8/17/2009 4:51:20 PM

Congratulations on your spectacular finalist, Anita! #7858358

ROLAN NARMAN 8/17/2009 5:47:58 PM

Huge Congrats on this gorgeous finalist Anita! #7858778

Val Feldman 8/17/2009 5:53:26 PM

Beautiful then, even prettier now with that Finalist badge, Anita! Hope it goes all the way!! Val #7858831

Michael G. Marshall 8/17/2009 6:36:26 PM

Beautiful finalist, Anita! Congratulations! Michael #7859281

Evy Johansen 8/17/2009 7:50:55 PM

Huge congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Anita! #7859901

Stefania Barbier 8/18/2009 12:35:42 AM

huge congratulations on your SPECTACULAR finalist!!! #7860768

Jessica Jenney 8/18/2009 4:56:41 AM

Congratulations, Anita on your gorgeous finalist! #7861610

Anita N. Hogue 8/18/2009 5:23:19 AM

Thank you all so much!

Anita #7861716

Linda D. Lester 8/18/2009 5:43:04 AM

Excellent capture!!!Congratulations! #7861850

Bojan Bencic 8/18/2009 5:58:09 AM

Congratulations on your finalist, Anita. Fantastic photo. #7861918

Eugenio Diaz 8/18/2009 7:19:50 AM

Congratulations on this gorgeous Finalist, Anita! #7862421

Cathy Barrows 8/18/2009 7:29:21 AM

Congrats on your finalist #7862475

Mitch Spence 8/18/2009 9:04:38 AM

These are wonderful creatures to watch, and this is a terrific capture and finalist, Anita. #7862925

Jeana Clark 8/18/2009 10:13:35 AM


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

~J~ #7863196

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 8/18/2009 10:28:10 AM

Amazing stop action, an impressive finalist Anita! Congratulations again! #7863284

Nadya Johnson 8/18/2009 10:52:33 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Anita! #7863389

Colleen Farrell 8/18/2009 2:14:18 PM

Gorgeous, Anita! Big congrats on your finalist! #7863918

Debra K. Johnson 8/18/2009 2:51:09 PM

Congratulations Anita! #7864063

Jeff W. Robinson 8/18/2009 6:13:42 PM

Congrats Anita on your Finalist!! Jeff #7864969

Usman Bajwa 8/18/2009 11:55:48 PM

CONGRATULATIONS.....!!! #7865741

Patrick Rouzes 8/19/2009 12:51:27 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this amazing finalist, Anita!!! WTG!!! #7868396

Laurie Daily 8/22/2009 6:36:58 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Anita! #7877252

Phyllis Burchett 8/23/2009 7:22:50 AM

This is an awesome capture, I love all the detail in the milkweed too. congrats on your finalist! #7880111

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Description

~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

Exif: F Number: 6.3, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/640 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 400.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 50D

Uploaded on 7/23/2009 5:01:23 AM

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