She's so friendly.
19 Nov 2017 7:42am
@Hiro: Pre migration masses of Monarch butterflies tend to be a bit more approachable.
Really well appreciated this one !!
19 Nov 2017 8:32am
@Gérard: A friendly "hello" from one Earthling to another :-)
bien ce cadrage
19 Nov 2017 12:01pm
@Existence Artistique: Merci.
How on earth did you manage to tame it? Is it on drugs? :) Excellent capture
19 Nov 2017 12:40pm
@grouser: Let's hope the Monarchs are drug-free, ha ha. I managed two gentle wing strokes before it lifted off, thus it was a capture without a capture :)
I like having the hand in the picture which gives us an idea of the butterfly's size. A fine close up.
19 Nov 2017 1:18pm
@Don: Thanks, Don.
WOW! I love seeing this tender moment!
19 Nov 2017 2:51pm
@Ruthiebear: Thanks a lot, Ruthie.
Lovely framing ! Superb !!
19 Nov 2017 3:01pm
@Mhelene: My thanks !
wow...and she did not even fly away ?
Great capture !!!!!
19 Nov 2017 3:05pm
@Devi: A couple of gentle and slow wing caresses, and then away it went. It was very special to be able to do that. Thanks a lot, Devi.
Not so wild ! Well captured and framed with the hand in your composition !
19 Nov 2017 3:17pm
@Anna Cherer: I was grateful for auto-focus ! Thank you, Anna.
19 Nov 2017 3:39pm
@Ehsan Hemmati: Thanks very much!
19 Nov 2017 8:32pm
@Olivier: Thanks a lot !
Majestic color and pose and how in the hell were you able to keep this beauty still?!? SO Gorgeous!!! I Love this one ;-)
19 Nov 2017 9:02pm
@Denny Jump: There are times when the wild things allow me to get close to them... maybe because *I* look like a wild thing, ha ha... sincere thanks, sir Denny!
A lovely capture of the Monarch. I used to see them in milkweed as a kid.
19 Nov 2017 10:29pm
@Steve Rice: Thanks, Steve. They flourish in southern Ontario, too.
great framing !
Love it !
20 Nov 2017 12:15am
@Irene: So glad you do; thanks!
A great poetry in the way you framed this too, in order to let the ideal space for the butterfly to leave !
20 Nov 2017 11:32am
@k@: Karine, you have a knack for seeing things precisely the way I intended them in the moment of framing a shot. I am always grateful for that, and for your feedback!
such beautiful composition, focus & colors!
21 Nov 2017 8:22pm
@omid: Very kind of you, thanks!
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