lost a chunk of wing but didn't seem too phased by it
You had me resorting to Dictionary.com with that word, Grouser . . had me right fazed, Bro.
23 Sep 2013 5:41am
@Ronnie 2¢: as in hit with a phaser. Got too close to the 'Enterprise' :)
Merveilleuse macro quel ailes et les belles lavandes sueprbe.
23 Sep 2013 5:47am
Not often do you get the chance to photograph both wings outstretched this way. You did well.
23 Sep 2013 7:01am
Beautiful photo of the swallowtail bee and flowers !
23 Sep 2013 7:04am
Beautiful and sensitive image. I like the precision of the work! Well done!
23 Sep 2013 9:12am
23 Sep 2013 10:47am
Great capture of this ragged beauty!
23 Sep 2013 1:17pm
Great angle, DOF, colors, textures, shapes
23 Sep 2013 2:36pm
Nice shot of whats left of this beauty, it looks like the Bee/Wasp is taking the name literally .
23 Sep 2013 2:42pm
A fine close up of this pretty butterfly.
23 Sep 2013 2:54pm
Very nice macro, and excellent capture the position of the wings is superb. (They are a little damaged.) The DOF is perfect with a magnificent bokeh.
Have a good week.
23 Sep 2013 3:47pm
23 Sep 2013 4:10pm
I like how you caught the bee peeking through the missing part of the butterfly. Lovely image.
23 Sep 2013 4:58pm
@Ruthiebear: I think the bee is in front of the butterfly. Sheer luck that it happened by :)
Beautiful close up. It seems like at the end of summer the poor swallowtails looks so raggedy. They have been through a lot dodging birds all summer! I like how you captured the bee also!
23 Sep 2013 7:08pm
A real stunner, great shot
23 Sep 2013 8:34pm
Beautiful, though a little grainy.
24 Sep 2013 2:23am
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