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Newly Emerged Monarch on Milkweed


Posted by Rachels on Sun Jul 28, 2019 9:36 pm

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by SantaFeJoe on Sun Jul 28, 2019 11:35 pm
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Nice to catch one with perfect wings and on milkweed. Very pleasant color palette and nice detail.

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by Tom Whelan on Mon Jul 29, 2019 9:15 pm
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Beautiful butterfly and the ideal perch for a Monarch - nice one.
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by rhighercat on Mon Jul 29, 2019 9:37 pm
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Nice image of Monarch on Milkweed flowers. lovely colors and composition
 

by Cynthia Crawford on Tue Jul 30, 2019 4:53 am
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Perfect setting for a Monarch-aren't you lucky to have found one! Very pleasing pose.
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by Craig Lipski on Tue Jul 30, 2019 7:16 am
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With the soft light and the fresh Monarch, the orange “pops” beautifully against the soft greens and pinks.
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by cwdavis on Tue Jul 30, 2019 3:37 pm
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The 'fresh' look of this specimen is special, and your composition matches it very well.
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