A Glasswing (Acraea andromacha) butterfly found near Linville, Australia.

Shot with a Canon 7D, 100mm f/2.8 L and kenko extension tubes. Processed in Photoshop CS5.

Shutter: 1/200th
Aperture: f/11
ISO: 400

Featured in Brissie! It’s short for Brisbane – June 2010
Featured in Exclusively Extension Tubes – June 2010

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Jason Asher is an landscape photographer based in Brisbane, Australia. Jason specialises in producing high-quality images of our natural world, with a strong focus on capturing the beauty and mystery of where Land meets Sea. Jason’s love of nature does not end with the ocean as he aspires to photograph all things natural in his own unique way.

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  • Ray Clarke
    Ray Clarkeabout 4 years ago

  • Ta Ray :)

    – Jason Asher

  • Phil Thomson IPA
    Phil Thomson IPAabout 4 years ago

    A wonderful image, superbly lit & composed and with excellent detail & DOF, Jason!!!

  • Thanks Phil, appreciate it mate! I hope to be outputting some higher quality macro work soon as I’ve aquired a dedicated macro flash.

    – Jason Asher

  • hereforfun
    hereforfunabout 4 years ago

    Thank you for adding this lovely image to the "Extremes Close Ups ": Group

  • My pleasure Trudi, cheers.

    – Jason Asher

  • duncandragon
    duncandragonabout 4 years ago

    Beautiful capture!

  • Cheers Duncan, appreciate it matey!

    – Jason Asher

  • Ann  Van Breemen
    Ann Van Breemenabout 4 years ago

    Nice shot jason. I would love to see these beautiful butterflies up close. Where is Linville?:)

  • Thanks Ann :) Very skittish as most butterflies are, I wish I could’ve gotten closer. Linville is probably about 100km west of Caloundra area in QLD.

    – Jason Asher

  • Poete100
    Poete100about 4 years ago

    Very cute!!!

  • Thank you! :)

    – Jason Asher

  • PhotosByG
    PhotosByGabout 4 years ago

    Congratulations! Your photo has been featured in “Brissie! It’s short for Brisbane”

    This photo was chosen because it was of a very high quality and it captured exactly the sort of work we are looking for in this group.

    Please keep up the great work and we hope you continue to add more of your excellent photographs to this group.

  • Awesome, thanks very much :)

    – Jason Asher

  • Jocelyn  Parry-Jones
    Jocelyn Parry...over 3 years ago

    So pretty :)

  • Thank you Jocelyn :)

    – Jason Asher

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