piece of a wing i found on the ground during a walk

taken with fujifilm finepix s700

bowling green, va
july 09

In TOP 10 of FujiFine’s “Best close up shot with a fuji” Challenge

Sold 4 greeting cards
March 12, 2010


blue, black, yellow, orange, butterfly, macro, wing, insect

Amateur nature photographer & job-hunting ecologist.

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  • Kat Augustine
    Kat Augustineabout 5 years ago

    Infamous macro at its best :)

  • thanks Katrina!

    – elasita

  • Miesha
    Mieshaover 4 years ago

    This is fantastic, the detail is wonderful!

  • ellismorleyphto
    ellismorleyphtoover 4 years ago

    Finally a butterfly photograph that does not terrify me! :-P (though I am still squirming a little)

    Fabulous close up!

  • haha, thanks so much!

    – elasita

  • Yool
    Yoolover 4 years ago

    This is a great find Elasita and well shot!!!!

  • thanks Yool!

    – elasita

  • PhoenixArt
    PhoenixArtover 4 years ago

    Beautiful Macro elasita. :o)

  • thanks PhoenixArt!

    – elasita

  • Bryan Freeman
    Bryan Freemanover 4 years ago

    Great image, I love it.

  • thanks Bryan!

    – elasita

  • jimmy hoffman
    jimmy hoffmanover 3 years ago

    Very nice shot!It’s a swallowtail-wing,isn’t it?

  • i believe so. unfortunately it was a wing fragment & wasnt attached to the actual butterfly so i’m not 100% sure.

    – elasita

  • and thanks :)

    – elasita

  • Sushikant S.
    Sushikant S.almost 2 years ago

    FAb work.

  • Thanks Sushikant!

    – elasita

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