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A brown argus butterfly I saw on the clifftops at Sand Point near Weston-Super-Mare back in August.

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:20 Aug 2012 - 11:11 AM
Focal Length:5mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/2.8
Aperture:f/2.8
Shutter Speed:1/200sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:80
Metering Mode:Evaluative
Flash:Auto, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Brown Argus
Username:Glostopcat Glostopcat
Uploaded:13 Nov 2012 - 8:59 AM
Tags:Brown argus butterfly, Close-up / macro, National trust, Sand Point, Somerset, Weston-super-mare, Wildlife / nature
Votes:54

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saeidNL
saeidNL  4 Netherlands3 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 9:04 AM

Beautiful image with superb detail and colours,ED,very well done,
saeiGrinWink

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fentiger
fentiger e2 Member 12915 forum postsfentiger vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 9:04 AM

The use of differential focussing gives the impression the butterfly is in flight. Nice one Ed.

Albert

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dven
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13 Nov 2012 - 9:38 AM

Stunning detail

dven

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7124 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 10:01 AM

Excellent detail, Ed, still the odd one about here. Just off to the meadow now, but don't expect to find much, the sun isn't shining Sad Carol

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Badgerfred
Badgerfred e2 Member 6Badgerfred vcard Wales
13 Nov 2012 - 10:27 AM

A beauty Ed,
Fred.

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Irishkate
Irishkate e2 Member 3Irishkate vcard United Kingdom70 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 10:52 AM

A superb capture Ed. The butterfly does indeed look as if in flight.
Lovely markings.
KateGrinGrinGrin

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EAS
EAS e2 Member 5EAS vcard Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 11:14 AM

Excellent details and colours in this kovely little butterfly.

Ann

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EASTFIELD
EASTFIELD  2 United Kingdom
13 Nov 2012 - 11:15 AM

bute of a pic, love these little chaps.very nice detail

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achieverswales
13 Nov 2012 - 11:58 AM

Great image Ed.

Regards

Trev.

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zapar40
zapar40  466 forum posts Wales5 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 1:08 PM

Lovely shot Ed. Nice detail.
Ant.

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TonyDy
TonyDy e2 Member 5TonyDy vcard United Kingdom
13 Nov 2012 - 2:04 PM

Very good shot, Ed.
Tony

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kathrynlouise
kathrynlouise e2 Member 2364 forum postskathrynlouise vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 3:07 PM

Gorgeous shot Ed. Thankyou for all your comments on my images Grin

Kathryn

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Maiwand
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13 Nov 2012 - 3:40 PM

Superb Ed.
Ron

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exposure
exposure  91304 forum posts England
13 Nov 2012 - 4:02 PM

Lovely detail & markings..Ed
Pauline.

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WindowonWildlife
WindowonWildlife e2 Member 4WindowonWildlife vcard United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 5:37 PM

Excellent work as always Ed Smile

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lifesnapper
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13 Nov 2012 - 5:47 PM

I just don't know how you find them Ed', well done.

John Smile

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Ade_Osman
Ade_Osman e2 Member 114435 forum postsAde_Osman vcard England36 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 7:01 PM

Nice one Ed.....

Ade

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pluckyfilly
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13 Nov 2012 - 7:24 PM

Great find and shot

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Hop-A-Long
13 Nov 2012 - 8:12 PM

Excellent shot.

Andy

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bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 81872 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 9:02 PM

Good strong colour on this one Ed.
Brian.

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mikbee
mikbee e2 Member 7mikbee vcard Scotland7 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 10:55 PM

A fine shot Ed.
And when you were on the clifftops,
did you see a psychotic blonde girl ?
I heard there was one that tried to kill a pigeon by throwing it of the cliff !!
Mick.

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gary_d
gary_d e2 Member 6510 forum postsgary_d vcard Wales12 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 11:38 PM

I have never seen one of these around my way. - gary

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8226 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
14 Nov 2012 - 7:20 AM

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

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fificat100
fificat100 e2 Member 3fificat100 vcard Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
14 Nov 2012 - 9:08 PM

A beautiful butterfly, great d.o.f., detail and colour .

Lavina

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Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 4Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
14 Nov 2012 - 9:24 PM

Now that is well detailed Ed,
great colours, and timing could not of been better
Lillian

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bunbeam
bunbeam e2 Member 8bunbeam vcard United Kingdom
14 Nov 2012 - 10:40 PM

another little beauty
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Tibetan
Tibetan  1 England
15 Nov 2012 - 10:29 PM

Spot on a great shot well presented, good detail. regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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17 Nov 2012 - 1:45 PM

Wonderful detailed shot.
Rick

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annettep38
annettep38 e2 Member 2186 forum postsannettep38 vcard France30 Constructive Critique Points
18 Nov 2012 - 9:28 AM

I was so jealous for a few seconds... Till I realised that you took it in August!
Great capture of an immaculate argus!

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