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A red admiral butterfly basking in some late September sunshine at Grove Park in Weston-Super-Mare

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon IXUS 107
Lens:5.0 - 20.0 mm (35 mm equivalent: 27.5 - 109.9 mm)
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:27 Sep 2012 - 12:09 PM
Focal Length:5mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/2.8
Aperture:f/2.8
Shutter Speed:1/160sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:80
Metering Mode:Evaluative
Flash:Auto, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Admirable Admiral
Username:Glostopcat Glostopcat
Uploaded:8 Oct 2012 - 6:38 AM
Tags:Close-up / macro, Grove park, Red admiral butterfly, Somerset, Weston-super-mare, Wildlife / nature
Votes:50
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CarolG
CarolG Plus Member 8153 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
8 Oct 2012 - 6:44 AM

A wonderful capture, Ed, doesn't look like i'm going to get an admiral this year Sad Carol

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EAS
EAS Plus Member 5EAS vcard Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
8 Oct 2012 - 7:45 AM

Don't believe we've had any Admirals either though have spotted the odd Peacock on sunnier days. Lovely colours in this well captured image.

Ann

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CaroleS
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8 Oct 2012 - 7:55 AM

What a fine specimen too.Smile
Carole

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achieverswales
achieverswales Plus Member 4achieverswales vcard Wales101 Constructive Critique Points
8 Oct 2012 - 8:09 AM

Had a couple of what I believe to be red admirals Ed on Staverton station, not as good as this as I did not have macro lens with me, excellent detail and colours.

Regards

Trev.

Last Modified By achieverswales at 8 Oct 2012 - 8:09 AM

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Badgerfred
Badgerfred Plus Member 7Badgerfred vcard Wales
8 Oct 2012 - 8:14 AM

A beauty Ed,
Fred.

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paskinmj
paskinmj  6 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
8 Oct 2012 - 8:20 AM

Well spotted.
Matt

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BarbaraR
BarbaraR Plus Member 8BarbaraR vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
8 Oct 2012 - 9:07 AM

Super detailed capture.
Lovely.

B.

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NDODS
NDODS Plus Member 43684 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom107 Constructive Critique Points
8 Oct 2012 - 9:09 AM

A very impressive macro photograph, full of wonderful detail and gorgeous colour.

Regards Nathan

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Maiwand
Maiwand Plus Member 8Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
8 Oct 2012 - 9:13 AM

Super close up Ed. Lovely colourful butterfly.
Ron

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pluckyfilly
pluckyfilly Plus Member 8323 forum postspluckyfilly vcard United Kingdom33 Constructive Critique Points
8 Oct 2012 - 10:13 AM

perfection

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ugly
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8 Oct 2012 - 10:39 AM

A great DOF...
Well taken..

Dave

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Irishkate
Irishkate Plus Member 431 forum postsIrishkate vcard United Kingdom79 Constructive Critique Points
8 Oct 2012 - 10:58 AM

And an admirable image - very sharp and detailed
and the butterfly looks in perfect condition.
KateGrinGrinGrin

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rayme330
rayme330 Plus Member 3rayme330 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
8 Oct 2012 - 11:55 AM

Sparkling colour and detail, well done Ed.

Ray

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE Plus Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
8 Oct 2012 - 11:59 AM

A really lovely capture Ed.
Joan.

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mikbee
mikbee Plus Member 7mikbee vcard Scotland7 Constructive Critique Points
8 Oct 2012 - 2:00 PM

Super shot Ed.
But I did see a bit of red on the ''rusty bird'' you put me on too !!
Mick.

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taggart
taggart Plus Member 1042 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
8 Oct 2012 - 2:10 PM

Well done , this one!

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gingerdelight
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8 Oct 2012 - 2:27 PM

Very nicely captured indeed Ed!
Carol

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saltireblue
saltireblue Site Moderator 44393 forum postssaltireblue vcard Norway26 Constructive Critique Points
8 Oct 2012 - 4:10 PM

Love that title!
Very nicely detailed and sharp, Ed.

Malc

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pascalg
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8 Oct 2012 - 7:30 PM

nice details...
admirable indeed!

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bricurtis
bricurtis Plus Member 91935 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
8 Oct 2012 - 8:00 PM

Well detailed Ed - still a few of these in the garden. I nearly uploaded one today !!!! but changed my mind.
Brian.

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WindowonWildlife
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8 Oct 2012 - 8:46 PM

Wonderful image and capture Ed, excellent work mate Wink

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat Plus Member 8247 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
8 Oct 2012 - 10:23 PM

Many thanks for all your comments and clicks, they are much appreciated, Ed

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canonfan
canonfan Plus Member 4canonfan vcard United Kingdom
8 Oct 2012 - 11:25 PM

Beautiful image and well captured
Jim

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Tibetan
Tibetan  2 England
9 Oct 2012 - 3:39 PM

Spot on detail love it a very nice detailed shot! well done Ed, good luck, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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DonMc
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17 Oct 2012 - 12:01 PM

I agree , it's Admiral Ed
DonMc

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