The Deep Drink

© Carol L. Fowler

The Deep Drink

Carol Eade Student 2/26/2010 12:11:47 PM

Big congratulations on your win, Carol! This is such a beautiful image, and love how the butterfly and flower are "color coordinated"! #1243063

John Connolly 2/26/2010 12:21:31 PM

Congratulations on your win Carol, what an honor! This is a delightful image, all the more for being straight from the camera! #8418707

Violeta Harrington 2/26/2010 12:27:05 PM

Congratulations, Carol! This is such a beautiful capture. #8418717

Amy M. Wilson 2/26/2010 1:55:31 PM

Big congratulations on your win and publication of this gorgeous capture, Carol... love everything about it!! #8418830

Val Feldman 2/26/2010 1:57:07 PM

A swallowtail swallowed up by a flower!! :) What a beautiful capture, Carol! Congratulations on this winning photo - WTG! #8418835

Ron McEwan 2/26/2010 3:07:00 PM

Carol I am proud of you, it is hard to improve on mother nature. I can see why this was a hit with the judges. #8418896

Joannie M. Bertucci 2/26/2010 3:44:47 PM

Congratulations on your contest win Carol! Your image says it all, just beautiful! #8418938

Debra R. Harder 2/26/2010 3:57:45 PM

WTG, Carol! Huge congratulations on your fabulous win! This is terrific. The colors, DOF, lighting and timing are superb!!! Deb #8418952

Julie Burnett 2/26/2010 5:06:52 PM

A wonderful photo, Carol, a big congrats!! Straight from the camera would be VERY intimidating, but this is beautiful!! #8419012

Barbara Waldoch 2/26/2010 5:51:39 PM

Terrific capture, Carol! #8419087

Michelle D. Allen 2/26/2010 6:25:33 PM

Nice work! What a moment to capture. #8419131

Monnie Ryan 2/26/2010 6:35:18 PM

Certainly can see why this one's a winner, Carol! Congratulations! #8419151

Sabrina Ryan 2/26/2010 7:38:34 PM

Awesome capture, Carol. Beautiful! Nice timing! Congratulations on your contest win! #8419216

Kerry Hill 2/26/2010 11:33:47 PM

Fantastic capture Carol, wondferful colours and details!! Congratulations on your win!! #8419444

Val Feldman 2/27/2010 9:51:28 AM

(Stopped by for another look with the clan...) Thumbs up from everyone!! :) Stunning, as ever, TN Gal!!! #8420396

Tammy M. Anderson 2/27/2010 3:11:55 PM

Congratulations, Carol. Gorgeous image as always. WTG. #8420842

Randy D. Dinkins 2/27/2010 3:52:16 PM

Congrats and well deserved. Beautiful shot, well deserved! #8420900

Val Feldman 3/2/2010 6:18:11 AM

Can't get enough of this one...here I am back again...just a wonderful capture - congrats again...and I promise not to make a pest of myself...AGAIN...well, maybe one more time..... :) #8426587

Ann H. Belus 3/2/2010 7:08:50 AM

Congratulations, Carol; this is a fantastic capture! #8426788

Carol L. Fowler 3/2/2010 3:05:10 PM

Thanks everyone. Much appreciated. #8427717

Julianne Bradford 3/2/2010 10:59:24 PM

Just beautiful Carol. They picked a great one! Congratulations..I love it when people want to use my photos :-) #8428348

Marty Straub 3/3/2010 12:10:35 PM

Congratulations! So well deserved. A perfectly timed capture resulting in the perfect bg and dof. You are magic, Carol. #8429652

Maria A. Gonzalez 3/4/2010 5:04:33 PM

Congratulations,Carol on this beautiful Tiger Swallowtail captured and winning selection for the magazine..A very unique and behavioral shot. #8432434

Val Feldman 3/7/2010 8:20:39 PM

Ah, ha! Marty KNOWS, too.."CM" at work....powerful stuff! :) Back again - need my weekly inspiration! :) #8438581

Valentin M. Armianu 3/26/2010 2:15:37 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist,Carol! #8483199

Val Feldman 3/26/2010 2:22:48 PM

Do I have great taste or what??? :) Love this one - as witnessed by my many stopovers to gaze at it again and again!!! You know I wish you the best in the upcoming rounds, TN Gal....BIG Congratulations!!! #8483265

Ellen Hodges 3/26/2010 2:29:15 PM

Huge congrats on the awesome finalist and the Nature's Best win, too! Wow!! Best luck!! #8483319

Tammy M. Anderson 3/26/2010 2:43:18 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Carol. #8483433

Daniella Puente 3/26/2010 2:47:37 PM

Congrats Carol!! #8483466

Stefania Barbier 3/26/2010 3:12:10 PM

congratulations on your gorgeous finalist! #8483644

Carol Eade 3/26/2010 4:26:17 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Carol! #8484207

Ron McEwan 3/26/2010 4:58:53 PM

Hey Carol it is good to see this one again, congratulations. #8484499

Patrick Rouzes 3/26/2010 5:13:06 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible finalist,Carol! WTG! #8484601

Kathy Salerni 3/26/2010 5:46:36 PM

Congrats on your well deserved finalist and good luck in the next round Carol! #8484858

Amy M. Wilson 3/26/2010 6:43:09 PM

Congrats on your beautiful Finalist and best of luck in the next round, Carol!! #8485336

Angie M. Davis 3/26/2010 7:16:09 PM

Congrats on your GORGEOUS finalist, Carol!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #8485570

Jack Ryan 3/27/2010 6:31:50 AM

Congratulations...very deserving!!! #8486784

Debra R. Harder 3/27/2010 8:22:36 AM

I knew we'd see this beauty again, Carol! Huge congratulations on your gorgeous finalist!!! Deb #8487174

Marilyn Cornwell 3/27/2010 10:07:45 AM

Congratulations on this finalist Carol! #8487570

frank w. degenhardt 3/27/2010 10:21:36 AM

Should be in Birds and Blooms magazine also. Congratulations on being published. Amazing capture so beautifully done. On to the winners circle. Congratulations on the Finalist my friend. #8487679

Barbara Waldoch 3/28/2010 12:16:32 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist, Carol! #8489261

Mary K. Robison 3/28/2010 1:44:51 AM

Congratulations on this lovely finalist, Carol, and best of luck to you in the next round!
(Congrats for its win in Nature's Best Backyard Photo Contest, too!) #8489418

Kathy Cline 3/28/2010 5:00:48 AM

I love that lens Carol!!
GO GIRL!!

glitter-graphics.com #8489573

Rona L. Schwarz 3/28/2010 9:55:23 AM

Another spectacular macro shot, Carol! Congratulations on your contest win - that is a terrific honor - and now another Finalist! In-camera, too - just amazing! #8490210

Anita N. Hogue 3/28/2010 1:54:20 PM

Beautiful colors and clarity, Carol! Congratulations! #8490631

Randy D. Dinkins 3/28/2010 6:18:03 PM

Big congrats on this well deserved shot!! Everyone is a little blue around here due to the game last night. #8491436

Boyd L. Alexander 3/29/2010 5:17:52 AM

A big congratulations on this beautiful Finalist,Carol #8492961

Sabrina Ryan 3/29/2010 6:09:47 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this Excellent Finalist image, Carol!! #8495382

Sam Britt 3/29/2010 8:25:29 PM

Congratulations on this terrific finalist, Carol! #8495909

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Description

2/26/10,macro. I was just notified that this is a winner for Nature's Best Backyard Photo Contest and will be published in their Spring/Summer issue! Taken last summer with 100mm 2.8 macro lens. Hardest part for me was the straight from the camera requirement with minimal cropping!

Exif: F Number: 4.5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/250 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 100.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 40D

Uploaded on 2/26/2010 12:03:04 PM

Made With

Camera: Canon EOS 40D Digital SLR

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


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