Float Like a Butterfly
Uploaded: January 19, 2014 04:02:10
This Paper Kite Butterfly (aka Rice Paper), native to Southeast Asia, had landed on the window at the Butterfly House in Dallas - A beautiful Winter day blue sky made for a perfect background!
Canon 100-400L IS at 400mm. ISO 100, Late-Morning, 1/500 @ f5.6, EC -1/3
Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: -0.33, ExposureTime: 1/500 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 400.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Carolyn M. Fletcher January 19, 2014A very cooperative butterfly! Lovely! #1560128
Randy K. Baldwin January 19, 2014Right Place At The Right Time! Wonderful Image Jeff! #10950707
Tammy M. Anderson January 19, 2014Beautiful butterfly, colors and details. #10950709
Avril Young January 19, 2014wow, lucky you..wonderful capture and detail Jeff... #10950714
Colette M. Metcalf January 19, 2014A beauty, Jeff! Wonderful capture. #10950744
Tiia Vissak January 19, 2014a beautiful image! #10950753
Gord MacEachern January 19, 2014Beautiful model Jeff, great capture!! #10950772
Anita Hogue January 19, 2014The perfect background for this beautiful butterfly! Beautiful capture, Jeff! #10950794
Jyri Vissak January 19, 2014Well seen and presented! #10950800
Robert R. Goodman January 19, 2014Hi Jeff,Excellent capture my friend.Congratulations on your POTD!!!! #10950815
Mitch Spence January 19, 2014Perfect place for the perfect shot, Jeff. #10950825
Monnie Ryan January 19, 2014It must have seen you coming with your camera! Just beautiful, Jeff! #10950865
Ujjwal Mukherjee January 19, 2014Beautiful light and capture,Jeff!! #10950875
John Connolly January 19, 2014Luck was on your side the day you captured this beauty Jeff! What a remarkable image! #10950931
Bojan Bencic January 19, 2014Fantastic details and background, Jeff. Amazing shot. #10950944
Ermanno Radice January 19, 2014Wonderful capture and light, great image! #10951040
Ann H. Belus January 19, 2014Superb detail and clarity...great image, Jeff! #10951046
Marcel J. Fernandez January 19, 2014A very sweet shot, Jeff. #10951058
Stephen Zacker January 19, 2014Beautiful. Like your title also #10951137
Carol L. Fowler January 19, 2014Beautiful capture! Great background too. #10951166
Mary Dimitriw January 19, 2014Wow, that is gorgeous Jeff! #10951227
Robert K. Bemus January 19, 2014Beautiful capture! #10951310
Terry Cervi January 19, 2014Super timing to catch him there, Jeff! Beautiful work! #10951322
Rudi Reiner January 19, 2014Superb capture Jeff! #10951343
Nadia Paul January 20, 2014Gorgeous capture Jeff! #10951435
frank w. degenhardt January 20, 2014It could not have gone more perfect for you Jeff. What a gorgeous picture of this butterfly and have to love the blue sky background. Its markings and colors are beautiful. Added to that is the exceptional details you bring out. So pretty. #10951444
Jeff Robinson January 20, 2014Thanks Everyone Very Much!! Jeff #10951465
Kirsten Kiki Kjaer January 20, 2014It couldn't be more perfect, Jeff. #10951624
Rod Partington January 20, 2014What more can I say? Great image Jeff! #10951641
Martha R. Mazon January 20, 2014Fantastic detail, composition and back-lighting, Jeff. Delightful! #10951677
Katherine Kuhn January 20, 2014Beautiful color & detail, Jeff! What a cooperative subject to flatten him/herself against the perfect background with perfect lighting! #10951722
Nancy L. Green January 20, 2014Love the simplicity of the presentation Jeff, VERY well done!!! <>< #10951888
Emile Abbott January 20, 2014Being there, nice eye and having your camera Fantastic Jeff. #10951954
Jeffrey R. Bange January 20, 2014Beautiful find and capture Jeff. #10952375
Lyn Darlington January 21, 2014Amazing! #10952441
Jeff Robinson January 21, 2014Thank You! Jeff #10952473
Nadine A. Lewis January 21, 2014I never would have thought this was a kite!!! AWESOME capture, Jeff!!!! <>< #10952593
Guy D. Biechele January 21, 2014Simply beautiful, Jeff! #10952773
Marilyn K. Lincecum January 21, 2014Ditto with Nadine. Beautiful light, color and detail. #10953048
Deborah C. Lewinson January 21, 2014Gorgeous! #10953059
Jeff Robinson January 22, 2014Thank You! Jeff #10953226
Laura E. Swan January 22, 2014...Sting like a bee! Is his name Mohammad? HeeHee... Watch out. He might surprise you and do a bomb dive! :D
I have never seen a butterfly in the air with the sky like this in the BG and wide opened wings. If this were my image all would know I did some magic on it...but your magic usually seems to happen right at the camera. I bow to your work!
Great job, Jeff!
-Laura :) #10953454
Kathy Reeves January 22, 2014Excellent work, Jeff! Perfect! #10953608
Thomas E. Hinds January 22, 2014Fabulous capture, Jeff! Great timing! #10953685
Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas January 23, 2014Beautiful details and colors Jeff!,
Jeff Robinson January 24, 2014Thank You ! Jeff #10954583
Carrie M. Groseclose January 24, 2014WOW!!! Absolutely stunning! #10955090
Jeff Robinson January 25, 2014Thank You Carrie! Jeff #10955585
Jill Odice January 25, 2014The blue background makes all the lovely detail really stand out! Nice macro shooting Jeff! #10955659
Jeff Robinson January 26, 2014Thank You Jill! Jeff #10956097
Val Feldman January 28, 2014...and sting like a bee - love the title, Jeff - and the capture. A beautiful, stunning and perfect macro capture! Kudos! #10958945
Jeff Robinson January 29, 2014Thanks Val! Jeff #10959232
Pat Abbott February 26, 2014Very nice, love the details captured. Congrats again, Jeff!! #10985784
Usman M. Bajwa February 26, 2014CONGRATZ on the Finalist and good luck in the next round, Jeff!!!
Nadia Paul February 26, 2014Congrats on this beautiful finalist Jeff! #10985858
Robert R. Goodman February 26, 2014A big congratulations on your beautiful finalist my friend!! #10986814
Deborah C. Lewinson February 26, 2014Stunning finalist, Jeff!
Michelle Alton February 27, 2014Fabulous, Jeff. Congratulations on your finalist! #10987569
JO ANN CLEVELAND February 27, 2014PERFECTION! Superb finalist, congrats Jeff!
jo ann c. #10987632
Emile Abbott February 27, 2014Congratulations Jeff on your finalist #10987705
Jeff Robinson February 28, 2014Thank You! Jeff #10987875
Nikki McDonald February 28, 2014Wow, it's stunning against the blue. Your windows are much clearer than ours are :) Congratulations on the Finalist. #10988045
Jeff Robinson March 01, 2014Thank You Nikki! Jeff #10989707
Guy D. Biechele March 01, 2014Beautiful finalist, Jeff! Congrats! #10989964
Jeff Robinson March 02, 2014Thank You Guy! Jeff #10990334
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