This Julia butterfly seemed to be looking straight into my eyes when I captured it on a leaf at a butterfly show in Cincinnati, OH.

Canon 7D
Lens: 70-200mm with 1.4 extender
Hand held


butterfly, leaf, insect, julia, ohio, conservatory, cincinnati, krohn, liznoffsinger, noffi


  • BigD
    BigDover 4 years ago


  • WOW BigD. What a nice word!!

    – noffi

  • AuntDot
    AuntDotover 4 years ago

    Awesome capture!

  • Thank you very much Dot.

    – noffi

  • Elana Bailey
    Elana Baileyover 4 years ago

    Liz, oh this is fabulous. He was looking right at you, too. Well done indeed.

  • Thanks Elena. it was lucky that he was still!

    – noffi

  • Kate Adams
    Kate Adamsover 4 years ago

    Superb capture Liz!!!

  • Thanks kate. i have had fun at the butterfly show.

    – noffi

  • stephaniek
    stephaniekover 4 years ago

    Look at those spotted eyes………………great shot!! ;-))

  • Steph…Can you believe the eyes? They are such a surprise.

    – noffi

  • Lyn Evans
    Lyn Evansover 4 years ago

    What a fantastic composition Liz…this is gorgeous. Orange and green work so well together.

  • Thank you so much Lyn for such a nice comment. I really appreciate it.

    – noffi

  • Catherine  Howell
    Catherine Howellover 4 years ago

    SO gorgeous!!!!!

  • Thank you so much Catherine.

    – noffi

  • AnnDixon
    AnnDixonover 4 years ago

    Stunning macro, well done,

  • Thanks Ann. The eyes fascinated me.

    – noffi

  • kathy s gillentine
    kathy s gillen...over 4 years ago
    magnificent capture, so beautiful Liz, are you back home now ?
  • Thanks much Kathy. Yes, i am here until mid july when Joe and i go to Alaska.

    – noffi

  • Martina Fagan
    Martina Faganover 4 years ago

    lovely image Liz

  • Thanks much Martina.

    – noffi

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