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13-MAY-2006 Earl Arboneaux Jr

"Colorful Orange"


First attempt at closeup photography
Don't know the name yet of this butterfly!

Canon EOS 20D ,Canon EF 300mm f/4L IS USM
1/125s f/8.0 at 300.0mm iso100 full exif

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David Chauvin13-May-2006 19:05
Earl,,,,this is a checkerspot butterfly. There were hundreds of these last weekend in the spillway and most were gone yesterday. I think the pondhawk dragonflies are the culprits.
akleja13-May-2006 16:11
Very nice shot! Great detail!