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African queen, Danaus chrysippus

Posted by
Willem (Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands) on 31 March 2019 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

NIKON D500 1/320 second F/7.1 ISO 800 450 mm

By Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Delicious "Petit monarque" and great capture

31 Mar 2019 5:36am

jpla from St Barthélémy, France

Une belle capture au téléobjectif

31 Mar 2019 6:13am

Pascale MD from Occitanie, France

Superbe ce petit Monarque à 500mm !
Bonne journée Willem

31 Mar 2019 6:43am

Pascale MD from Occitanie, France

Enfin, 450 ;-)

31 Mar 2019 6:43am

Roland from gerpinnes, Belgium


31 Mar 2019 7:11am

@Roland: Dankje.

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

As always, perfect presentation.

31 Mar 2019 8:15am

Aubélia from Kortrijk, Belgium


31 Mar 2019 8:24am

@Aubélia: Dankjewel.

Libouton Martine from Bousval, Belgium


31 Mar 2019 9:03am

Shaun from Massachusetts, United States

Magnificent capture Willem. 5*

31 Mar 2019 9:27am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

This is superb !!

31 Mar 2019 9:27am

Devi from Chennai, India

This is beautiful !! Excellent focus !!

31 Mar 2019 9:58am

Ralf Kesper from Fröndenberg, Germany

Wonderful butterfly!

31 Mar 2019 10:53am

Marjolein from Enkhuizen, Netherlands

Is dit een Monarch? Ik dacht dat die in Zuid-Amerika voorkomen.
Jammer dat ze d'r vleugels gevouwen heeft, maar je kan niet alles hebben. Toch?!

31 Mar 2019 11:52am

@Marjolein: Inderdaad.

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Splendid capture !!

31 Mar 2019 5:29pm

Existence Artistique from Angers, France


31 Mar 2019 5:38pm

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Special capture - well done. Absolutely adore the background.

31 Mar 2019 7:21pm

Dutchess from Lakeside Village, Netherlands

Prachtige scherpte en een mooie sobere achtergrond waardoor de vlinder alle aandacht krijgt!

31 Mar 2019 9:38pm

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

I love how the butterfly stands out against the background. Gorgeous color. A beautiful composition. 5*

31 Mar 2019 11:25pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Stunning image. 5 *

31 Mar 2019 11:59pm

Darkelf Photography from Perth, Australia

Absolute perfection when it comes to focus, sharpness and detail. Fantastic photo.

1 Apr 2019 4:02am

@Darkelf Photography: Thanks.

omid from mashhad, Iran

such beautiful composition, focus, DOF & colors!

1 Apr 2019 7:47am

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

Ooo, so pretty

2 Apr 2019 1:49pm

Remus from Portugal

Beautiful harmony of shades of colors. All of them in the brown category.
Wonderful butterfly!

2 Apr 2019 3:39pm