© Bill Whala


Uploaded: August 20, 2014 | Entered: August 20, 2014 16:50:13


Milkweed Beetle

420mm, 25mm ext. tube, 1/250, f11, ISO 800


Carol Eade level-addict August 20, 2014 1

Beautiful macro. Love the pop of red! #1583689

Kim Strausbaugh August 20, 2014 1

So cool! Great color #11112402

Michelle Alton August 20, 2014

They are so fascinating with their "barber pole" antennae. #11112419

David Phalen August 20, 2014

Beautiful colors and clarity!! #11112457

Joannie Bertucci level-classic August 20, 2014

Now this is one cool outfit he is sporting Bill! :-) Again, stunning macro work! #11112489

Robert R. Goodman August 20, 2014

Hi Bill,a bug we don't see to much of out here.Excellent capture my friend!! #11112507

Millie A. Talarico level-classic August 20, 2014

Wondderful macro capture! #11112539

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic August 21, 2014

Spot on! Brilliant macro shot of this little colorful beauty, Bill. #11112606

Carol Flisak level-addict August 21, 2014

Terrific image, Bill... super selective focus, DOF and touch of red! #11112776

Candace M. Cleveland August 21, 2014

Gorgeous detail! #11112797

Emile Abbott level-deluxe August 21, 2014

Magnificent macro full of detail, clarity and focus. Well done Bill #11112838

Bojan Bencic level-classic August 21, 2014

Amazing clarity and background, Bill. Great shot. #11112850

Nancy L. Green level-classic August 21, 2014

LOVE the colors and textures Bill, SUPERB macro image!!! <>< #11112864

Anita Hogue August 21, 2014

WOW, absolutely amazing capture and colors! A favorite for me. #11112886

Marijana Fajgl August 21, 2014

Fantastic macro, Bill, wonderful details, colours and composition, love it. #11112991

John Connolly August 21, 2014

Your macros are really inspirational Bill! What a wonderful shot! #11113027

Lou Taylor August 27, 2014

Nice detailed and colorful macro #11117960

Cindy Bendush level-classic August 27, 2014

Exceptional macro! #11118051

Marijana Fajgl September 21, 2014

Big congratulations on your well deserved finalist, Bill! #11139288

Emile Abbott level-deluxe September 21, 2014

Congratulations again Bill on another fabulous finalist. #11139437

Natasha Pliss level-deluxe September 21, 2014

What a wonderful macro, Bill! Congratulations! #11139506

Liz blahh September 21, 2014

Another awesome finalist, congrats! #11139867

Robert R. Goodman September 21, 2014

Hi Bill,Big Congratulations my friend!! #11140295

Cindy Bendush level-classic September 21, 2014

Congratulations on your finalist! #11140365

JO ANN CLEVELAND September 22, 2014

Congratson this great Finalist Bill, this is a super macro! #11140599

Wm Nosal September 22, 2014

Cool Capture, Bill!
Congratulations #11140913

Mary K. Robison September 23, 2014

Another well deserved Finalist!
Congrats again, Bill! #11141661

Carol Eade level-addict September 25, 2014

Fantastic macro! Congratulations again. #11143929

Don Christiana September 25, 2014

A HUGE CONGRTS on your terrific Gold Winner. Fantastic Macro image. #11144026

Candace M. Cleveland September 25, 2014

A big congratulations Bill!! #11144028

Natasha Pliss level-deluxe September 25, 2014

Huge congratulations on this fantastic winner, Bill! #11144092

Terry Cervi level-classic September 25, 2014

Congrats on your awesome win, Bill! #11144120

Emile Abbott level-deluxe September 25, 2014

Congratulations Bill on your gold winner. #11144168

Val Feldman level-deluxe September 25, 2014

Macro perfection! Congratulations on your excellent Gold Winner, Bill! #11144176

Marijana Fajgl September 25, 2014

Big congratulations on your well deserved gold, Bill! #11144325

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict September 25, 2014

Huge congrats on your gold win, Bill, for this fabulous image! #11144347

Barbara Socor September 25, 2014

Wonderful color and detail and DOF in this exceptionally fine capture....Congrats on your gold, Bill! #11144355

Anita Hogue September 25, 2014

Just absolutely perfection, Bill! Congratulations on your win! #11144369

G. Margaret Hennes level-classic September 25, 2014

Congratulations on your winning image! Inspiring macro! #11144418

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe September 25, 2014

Congrats on your wonderful winner, Bill. #11144495

Lana Arcemont September 25, 2014

Super Macro! Congratulations on your gold win! #11144512

Mary K. Robison September 26, 2014

Congrats, Bill, on your well deserved Gold Winner! #11144862

Kim Strausbaugh September 26, 2014

A Big congrats Bill! #11145242

Eivor Kuchta September 26, 2014

Great close up! So sharp and the composition is excellent! So are the colors together. Congratulations on your wonderful winner, Bill! #11145254

Kathy Shogren level-classic September 26, 2014

Wonderful image. Big congrats Bill on your win! #11145481

JO ANN CLEVELAND September 26, 2014

And now...Congratulations on your 2nc Place Gold Place Winner Bill! #11145531

Teresa Burnett level-deluxe September 26, 2014

Fantastic capture, Bill!! Congratulations on winning the gold!! #11145625

Carol L. Fowler September 26, 2014

Congrats on this wonderful Winner! #11145656

Karen Bacon September 26, 2014

Congrats on this fantastic winner,Bill! #11145731

Nadia Paul September 26, 2014

Congrats on your wonderful winner Bill! #11145820

Colette M. Metcalf September 27, 2014

Big congrats to you on your fantastic Win, Bill!!! #11145909

Ellen Hodges September 27, 2014

Huge congrats on fantastic winner, Bill!!! #11146286

Patrick Rouzes September 28, 2014

CONGRATS on this amazing winner, Bill. WTG.

Carol Eade level-addict September 29, 2014

Fantastic winner, Bill. Congratulations. #11147965

Cindy Bendush level-classic September 29, 2014

Outstanding gold Bill - congratulations! #11148182

Ed Lauderdale level-classic October 01, 2014

A winner!!!! Can't add to what's already been said! #11149322

October 28, 2014

Fantastic capture!! #11169980

Emile Abbott level-deluxe March 11, 2016


Mary K. Robison March 11, 2016

Congratulations on this photo getting an All-Time Gold EP, Bill! #11445901

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