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Hi Sorry been away for a while....I'll be catching up with your galleries shortly.....

Meanwhile , a common blue ( I think ...unless you know differently, all suggestions very welcome) butterfly taken on the cliffs at Filey in Yorkshire, my instinct was to think it was an Adonis Blue but they are nowhere near Filey!

For the Panasonic/Olympus user , I have recently bought the 45-175 lens and it is a cracker.
Steve

Brand:Panasonic
Camera:Panasonic Lumix G3
Lens:LUMIX G VARIO PZ 45-175/F4.0-5.6
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:13 Jul 2013 - 3:24 PM
Focal Length:175mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/5.6
Aperture:f/11.0
Shutter Speed:1/400sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:400
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Common Blue Butterfly
Username:stevesloan stevesloan
Uploaded:18 Jul 2013 - 1:53 PM
Tags:Butterfly, Wildlife / nature
Votes:22

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nonur
nonur e2 Member 5nonur vcard Turkey8 Constructive Critique Points
18 Jul 2013 - 1:55 PM

Wonderful DOF and colour contrast. Welcome back, Steve.

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mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 7328 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom879 Constructive Critique Points
18 Jul 2013 - 2:02 PM

Welcome back, this says summer! Clean, clear light and colour.
Moira

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Ted447
Ted447 e2 Member 128 forum postsTed447 vcard United Kingdom
18 Jul 2013 - 3:43 PM

Very nice image. TedGrinGrin

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leontari
leontari e2 Member 1leontari vcard Greece
18 Jul 2013 - 8:43 PM

Wellcome back with a very lovely image!
Effrossini

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Irishkate
Irishkate e2 Member 3Irishkate vcard United Kingdom71 Constructive Critique Points
18 Jul 2013 - 9:35 PM

Welcome back with a lovely common blue - not so common in Scotland I'm afraid - I've only ever seen one here!
KateGrinGrinGrin

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paskinmj
paskinmj  5 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
19 Jul 2013 - 12:20 AM

Nice composition.
Matt

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stevesloan
stevesloan e2 Member 3stevesloan vcard Scotland
19 Jul 2013 - 8:29 PM

Thanks everyone for your kind comments!

Steve

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LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce e2 Member 5LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom96 Constructive Critique Points
22 Jul 2013 - 6:15 AM

I hate it when a species is called common, especially this one as it is uncommonly beautiful. Lovely shot.

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