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Finally 1 ?

Posted by
Devi (Chennai, India) on 22 November 2016 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

A chase behind a butterfly is exciting ! Finally I saw this seated on the coconut feet away...tried a zoom shot.

SONY DSC-HX100V 1/1000 second F/5.6 ISO 100 144 mm

Nina from Hamburg, Germany

it's a wonderful close-up of this very pretty butterfly!

22 Nov 2016 5:27am

@Nina: Thank you Nina:)))

ursulakatariina from Turku, Finland

Wow, it's gorgeous. Great shot!

22 Nov 2016 6:15am

@ursulakatariina: Thank you are very generous !!:)))))

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Beautiful butterfly. The picture is very successful. Describing the butterfly is sometimes difficult, because they are not in place for long periods.

22 Nov 2016 6:19am

@Jypyä Pop: You are right Jypya...they never sit for three seconds together !

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Belle réussite, il est magnifique. )

22 Nov 2016 6:34am

@tataray: Merci beaucoup tataray :)

Tomek from PoznaƄ, Poland


22 Nov 2016 7:14am

@Tomek: Thank you Tomek :)

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Well done - they are always worth a chase !

22 Nov 2016 7:29am

@Ronnie 2¢: You are right Ronnie...But I do wish I had got a better one !

ceteceva from France

Yes ! Nice capture !

22 Nov 2016 7:46am

@ceteceva: Thank you ceteceva :)

Wayra from Roma, Italy

Wow, nice capture indeed!

22 Nov 2016 8:01am

@Wayra: Thank you Wayra :)

kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand

Great capture.

22 Nov 2016 8:19am

@kiwisa: Thank you Kiwisa :)

martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Très bien vu!!! une très belle prise

22 Nov 2016 8:50am

@martine Libouton: Merci beaucoup martine :)

Alimohammad from Yazd, Iran

butterflies are always nice

22 Nov 2016 9:00am

@Alimohammad: I too think so :))))

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

However, a fine result.

22 Nov 2016 9:33am

@Willem: Come on are very generous !!!!

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Wow, successful super zoom !!!

22 Nov 2016 10:03am

@Hiro: Thank you Hiro...but the colours got lost here !

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Great angle and an excellent crisp shot

22 Nov 2016 10:59am

@grouser: Thank you grouser.....

Oiva from Turku, Finland

Wow what a beautiful butterfly, gorgeous picture ***** :-)))) Haleja.

Happy ST, my good friend.

22 Nov 2016 12:30pm

@Oiva: Thank you Oiva :)

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Beautiful eye-catching markings captured on this butterfly's wings!!

22 Nov 2016 12:40pm

@Steven: Thank you Steven :)

Kyu from Kyoto, Japan

Superb capture. Excellent framing.

22 Nov 2016 2:09pm

@Kyu: Thank you Kyu :)

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

Wow ! Excellent capture with zoom, and very nice compostion. This is a great shot!

22 Nov 2016 3:13pm

@Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia): Thank you Graciel-la You are very generous :)

Robert D. Burr from Kingston, Ontario, Canada

Out of breath from this chase and still managed to hold the camera motionless for this shot.....well done Devi.

22 Nov 2016 3:33pm

@Robert D. Burr: Ha ha ha !! Not really out of breath!! I am not very fat :)))) But got this anyway :)

Don from Spokane, United States

An excellent capture of this butterfly. The chase was well worth the effort.

22 Nov 2016 3:39pm

@Don: Yes Don..worth the chase :)

wcamille from Burlington, Canada

Excellent detail...Love the contrast.

22 Nov 2016 4:04pm

@wcamille: Thank yoy wcamille :))))

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Wonderful shot.

22 Nov 2016 4:48pm

@B. Thomas: Thank you B:)))))))

Claudiel from belgium, Belgium

Nice zoom

22 Nov 2016 4:59pm

@Claudiel: Thank you Claudiel :)))

Lalena from Barcelona, Spain

Superb butterfly and point of view! :)

22 Nov 2016 5:25pm

@Lalena: Thank you Lalena :)

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Beautiful shot of the lovely butterfly.

22 Nov 2016 5:34pm

@Steve Rice: Thank you Steve :)

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Wonderful ! A superb framing !!

22 Nov 2016 5:35pm

@Mhelene: Thank you Mhelene:)))

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

How beautiful and elegant this butterfly image is!

22 Nov 2016 6:40pm

@Ruthiebear: Thank you Ruthie :)

Jeff & Pat from Pembroke Dock, ! Wales !, United Kingdom

Excellent Shot !!!...Stop moaning, the majority of us would be delighted with this capture...So There : . ;>))

22 Nov 2016 6:48pm

@Jeff & Pat: Thank you Jeff...that's being generous :))))

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice shot!
L O V E L Y !

22 Nov 2016 8:41pm

@omid: Thank you Omid :)

Baldwin VW from Bejuma, Venezuela

It's not easy to chase a butterfly ... but you got a great shot !!!

22 Nov 2016 10:00pm

@Baldwin VW: Yes..Baldwin..I rarely succeed ! But got it this time :)

fateme@@ from Dezful, Iran

So nice image, Devi.

22 Nov 2016 10:37pm

@fateme@@: Thank you fateme :)

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

nice butterfly, but I don't know what it is perched upon.

23 Nov 2016 1:05am

@Harry: It is seated on a Coconut tree branch...just like the Palm trees you see:))

Sam from Chennai, India

Wonderful result after your exciting chase. Beautiful capture, Devi. :)

23 Nov 2016 4:29am

@Sam: Thank you Sam :)))

Marjolein from Westvoorne, Netherlands

Waaaauw...this one is so beautifull

23 Nov 2016 7:23am

@Marjolein: Thank you Marjolein :)

L'Angevine from Angers, France

Oh excellente

23 Nov 2016 9:37am

@L'Angevine: Merci beaucoup L'Angevine :))))

GK from Mumbai, India

very nice closeup.

23 Nov 2016 12:04pm

@GK: Thank you GK :))))

Lewis from Harns, Netherlands

The zoom is sharp, excellent shot!

23 Nov 2016 4:53pm

1/1000 second
ISO 100
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