CARLETTA'S CAPTURES

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Friday, June 4, 2010

A Fritillary On The Dianthus


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48 comments:

Quilly said...

What a wonderful capture!

Thom said...

These are just beautiful. You do such good work :)

Valerie said...

Beautiful photo's!

I love dianthus so delicate and beautiful!

Willard said...

Heavenly looking photographs. Butterflies and flowers are some of the best subjects.

Michael said...

I like it when butterflies get backlit. Really nice shots.

Dave said...

great butterfly photo, i cant seem to find butterfly here in my town,, ...im dying to photograph one.

Misty Dawn said...

WOW! That's absolutely GORGEOUS!

Iowa Gardening Woman said...

Beautiful just beautiful!

kaye said...

how pretty is that :)

Stephany said...

Great captures, Carletta! I love the lighting on both of these photos.

Dianne said...

the warm colors of the butterfly and the vivid colors of the flower are so beautiful together

Kerri said...

This WOWs me! What a super capture!!!!!

eileeninmd said...

Lovely capture, Carletta!

EG Wow said...

Lovely! Very nice close up. Carletta!

Sallie (FullTime-Life) said...

So beautiful! Must admit that when I saw the title of your new post on my Reader, I thought for just a minute that I was reading a foreign language. I must brush up on my butterflies.

Your posts are always a complete treat!

Jenn Jilks said...

The flowers are spectacular. Thank you for visiting My Muskoka !

This Is My Blog - fishing guy said...

Carletta: Just beautiful, that is one to frame.

♣☆♥Willa♥☆♣ said...

Wonderful critter!!!

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JunieRose2005 said...

Carletta,

This is very beautiful!

(I recently posted a butterfly at my p;ace.)


Junie

chubskulit said...

Oh my goodness, that is gorgeous!

Hope you can visit My Camera Critters too. Thanks.

AL said...

How lovely!

peacefulgirl said...

These are beautiful shots! Photographing butterflies isn't easy.

magiceye said...

gorgeous capture!

ladyfi said...

Wow - the golden light shining through those butterfly wings - just amazing!

eden said...

So beautiful. Fantastic captures.

Gill - That British Woman said...

oh wow.......I mean WOW what a stunning couple of photos......well done.

Gill in Canada

Naturegirl said...

Carletta stunning!I have Dianthus and did not know they attract butterflies..I must pay closer attention!

http://graceolsson.com/blog said...

Carletta, love it..your shots are each day better and better
congrats
http://graceolsson.com/blog/2010/06/happened-in-tallinn-estonia/

Carver said...

What a beautiful butterfly feeding on your dianthus.

Leora said...

Love dianthus. How wonderful to see a happy butterfly.

Rosamaria said...

Just wonderful, Carletta!

Have a nice week, dear!

i beati said...

exquisite camerawork and the flag flying below as well sandy

Pagan Sphinx said...

Wow! That is one stunning photograph with the butterfly. It is flawless.

Thank you for the beauty! It's been way too long since I have made a visit here!

Digital Flower Pictures said...

Great focus and color.

Chie Wilks said...

this made me exclaimed Oh my! esp. the first photo..the butterfly and the flower look good together for they are both beautiful..the butterfly simple melt my heart..it's just lovely

posted mine too...it'shere

Teresa~ Gardening with Soule said...

so pretty!

Regina said...

How wonderful and amazing!

Arija said...

Both shots are lovely captures Carletta.

Happy days!

JJ said...

You are a fab fotografer!
Fantastic flowers too
JJ

momgen said...

Oh it is cute...happy TF!

Mine is here

Girlly said...

Wow just...Simply beautiful and epic. Your pictures just keep getting better day by day!

Gretchen said...

Absolutely stunning! I've so missed the visual feast I find every time I open up your site. :)

Rose said...

Beautiful capture, Carletta.

amatterofhowyouseeit.com said...

OOPS - sorry Carletta, please feel free to delete the above comment.

The detail and color of the butterfly and flower are just lovely.

The Lly Dilettante said...

Wow wow wow. Absolutely gorgeous!!!

George said...

Both photos are absolutely beautiful.

kaye said...

wonderful close-up of the butterfly. So that's what that flower is called--I see them everywhere

SquirrelQueen said...

Both shots are absolutely beautiful.

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