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Colorful perch
13-OCT-2009 © Copyright - Pat D. Hemlepp

Colorful perch

Bluffton, S.C.

A Monarch butterfly perches on flowers in Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge near Hilton Head Island, S.C.,
on an overcast fall morning. A second butterfly image is below. Additional butterfly images are in my Up Close gallery.

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Canon EOS 7D ,Canon EF 600mm f/4L IS USM
1/320s f/5.6 at 840.0mm iso1600 full exif

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highlander21-Jan-2016 14:56
Beautiful composition! V
Paolo Peggi (aka Bracciodiferro)24-Jan-2014 18:32
Lovely! V
Bert Ooms24-Jan-2014 18:24
Shining colors!! What a beauty.
V best, Bert
MummaDragon30-Jul-2011 11:10
Jealous! What clarity and contrast of colours!
Ashley Hockenberry07-May-2010 20:29
Sharp and great details and colour !
Betty Wilchek31-Dec-2009 14:50
My Favorite. Vote
Lloyd & Sandy Spitalnik10-Nov-2009 03:03
Gorgeous shot!
Sam Stevenson30-Oct-2009 22:46
Very beautiful image, very well composed.
G.Pietro Munaretto25-Oct-2009 09:31
Spectacular collection
Manny25-Oct-2009 07:40
What a lovely capture. The details and colours are stunning. Vote
lou_rozensteins24-Oct-2009 23:23
Excellent details in both shots. Well done.
deborahcuming24-Oct-2009 13:43
the color and the comp are magnificient...not to mention the beautiful detail! V
A J Adams24-Oct-2009 11:39
Beautiful Monarch on a very colorful perch.
Mike Moats24-Oct-2009 10:48
excellent image