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JohnKoerner

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2011 Florida Butterflies
« on: September 23, 2011, 11:17:05 PM »

As fall takes off, the last of the Florida Butterflies are trying to reproduce for the winter, so thought I would post some of the butterfly shots I have got this season :)




Zebra Swallowtail ♂
(Eurytides marcellus)
Canon EOS 7D | Canon EF 180mm f/3.5L Macro
Single Image | 1/160 | f/4 | ISO 320
Natural Light | Tripod | Manual Focus | Remote Switch



BARRED YELLOW ♀
(Euremia daira)
Canon EOS 7D | Canon EF 180mm f/3.5L Macro
5-Image Stack | 1/8 | f/4.5 | ISO 320
Natural Light | Tripod | Manual Focus | Remote Switch



LONG-TAILED SKIPPER ♀
(Urbanus proteus)
Canon EOS 7D | Canon EF 180mm f/3.5L Macro
6-Image Stack | 1/500 | f/3.5 | ISO 250
Natural Light | Tripod | Manual Focus | Remote Switch



PALAMEDES SWALLOWTAIL ♀
(Papilio palamedes)
Canon EOS 7D | Canon EF 180mm f/3.5L Macro
Single Image | 1/125 | f/4 | ISO 320
Natural Light | Tripod | Manual Focus | Remote Switch



PIPEVINE SWALLOWTAIL ♂
(Battus philenor)
Canon EOS 7D | Canon EF 180mm f/3.5L Macro
Single Image | 1/60 | f/5.6 | ISO 320
Pop-Up Flash | Tripod | Manual Focus | Remote Switch



JUNIPER HAIRSTREAK ♀
(Callophrys gryneus sweadneri)
Canon EOS 7D | Canon EF 180mm f/3.5L Macro
Single Image | 1/250 | f/14 | ISO 320
Natural Light | Tripod | Manual Focus | Remote Switch



I hope you enjoy them :)

Jack



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Re: 2011 Florida Butterflies
« Reply #1 on: September 23, 2011, 11:44:12 PM »

Another lovely bunch, Jack.

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Re: 2011 Florida Butterflies
« Reply #2 on: September 24, 2011, 07:55:05 AM »

Thank you Eric.



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Re: 2011 Florida Butterflies
« Reply #3 on: September 24, 2011, 03:16:00 PM »

You've definitely found your niche!!

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JohnKoerner

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Re: 2011 Florida Butterflies
« Reply #4 on: September 25, 2011, 06:49:51 PM »

Thanks Mike :)

Jack


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Re: 2011 Florida Butterflies
« Reply #5 on: September 25, 2011, 09:00:26 PM »

These are delicious!

I especially like the Long-Tailed skipper. The darker background gives the subject more pop.

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Re: 2011 Florida Butterflies
« Reply #6 on: September 26, 2011, 08:25:28 PM »

These are delicious!

Thank you Justan, I am sincerely glad you like them :)




I especially like the Long-Tailed skipper. The darker background gives the subject more pop.

Interesting notation, and I agree with you, sometimes the darker background does make them pop!

Cheers!

Jack



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Re: 2011 Florida Butterflies
« Reply #7 on: October 04, 2011, 04:22:53 AM »

Those look really good. Nice detail.

JohnKoerner

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Re: 2011 Florida Butterflies
« Reply #8 on: October 05, 2011, 03:55:04 PM »

Thank you :)


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JohnKoerner

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Re: 2011 Florida Butterflies
« Reply #9 on: October 13, 2011, 05:23:18 PM »


Little Metalmark ♂
(Calephelis virginiensis)
Canon EOS 7D | Canon EF 180mm f/3.5L Macro
Single Image | 1/100 | f/6.3 | ISO 320
Natural Light | Tripod | Manual Focus | Remote Switch


Only the third one of these I have ever seen in the last 4 years ...

Jack



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Re: 2011 Florida Butterflies
« Reply #10 on: October 15, 2011, 12:43:52 AM »

Love the contrast with the rudbeckia...  And congrats on the rare find!

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Re: 2011 Florida Butterflies
« Reply #11 on: October 17, 2011, 07:47:58 AM »

Thank you Mike!

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Re: 2011 Florida Butterflies
« Reply #12 on: October 26, 2011, 04:49:25 PM »

Very nice!!
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