Login or Join Now

Upload your photos, chat, win prizes and much more

Username:
Password:
Remember Me

Can't Access your Account?

New to ePHOTOzine? Join ePHOTOzine for free!

Female Adonis Blue

Join Now

Join ePHOTOzine, the friendliest photography community.

Upload photos, chat with photographers, win prizes and much more for free!

Get on1's Perfect Effects 9.5 for FREE! (£48 value)
Add Comment

A female adonis blue butterfly perched on top of a field scabious at Swelshill Bank near Stroud, this one was taken over the August Bank Holiday weekend on the one day when the weather was fine.

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 600D
Lens:70.0 - 300.0 mm (35 mm equivalent: 547.8 - 2347.7 mm)
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:28 Aug 2012 - 10:32 AM
Focal Length:300mm
Aperture:f/5.6
Shutter Speed:1/400sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:100
Exposure Mode:Not Defined
Metering Mode:Evaluative
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Female Adonis Blue
Username:Glostopcat Glostopcat
Uploaded:27 Sep 2012 - 6:40 AM
Tags:Adonis blue butterfly, Close-up / macro, Field scabious, Glos, Stroud, Swelshill Bank, Wildlife / nature
Votes:75
Modifications wanted Modifications Welcome (Upload a Modification)

Comments

CarolG
CarolG Plus Member 8185 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
27 Sep 2012 - 6:48 AM

Superb Smile Carol

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

saeidNL
saeidNL  5 Netherlands3 Constructive Critique Points
27 Sep 2012 - 7:36 AM

Excellent capture,ED,love it,
saeid

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Badgerfred
Badgerfred Plus Member 8Badgerfred vcard Wales
27 Sep 2012 - 7:39 AM

Excellent colour and detail captured Ed, super image,
Fred.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

StrayCat
StrayCat Plus Member 1116183 forum postsStrayCat vcard Canada2 Constructive Critique Points
27 Sep 2012 - 7:44 AM

A beauty.

Denny

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Ray42
Ray42  7 England3 Constructive Critique Points
27 Sep 2012 - 7:47 AM

An excellent capture

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

AnnChown
AnnChown Plus Member 5195 forum postsAnnChown vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
27 Sep 2012 - 7:48 AM

That's so lovely Ed!
Ann

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 Plus Member 51296 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England143 Constructive Critique Points
27 Sep 2012 - 7:54 AM

Lovely detail, Ed, and a well worked background.

Dave

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

EAS
EAS  6 Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
27 Sep 2012 - 7:56 AM

Wonderful!

Ann

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

mikbee
mikbee Plus Member 8mikbee vcard Scotland8 Constructive Critique Points
27 Sep 2012 - 8:28 AM

Good shot Ed,
with no distracting BG !!
Nice one.
Mick.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

RonnieAG
RonnieAG Plus Member 5148 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland116 Constructive Critique Points
27 Sep 2012 - 9:53 AM

Top shot and presentation, Ed.
Ronnie.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

paskinmj
paskinmj  6 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
27 Sep 2012 - 10:32 AM

Great capture.
Matt

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

BarbaraR
BarbaraR  9 England1 Constructive Critique Points
27 Sep 2012 - 10:47 AM

Very lovely, well done.

B.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

achieverswales
27 Sep 2012 - 11:24 AM

Beautiful detailed capture Ed.


Regards

Trev.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

TonyDy
TonyDy Plus Member 6TonyDy vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
27 Sep 2012 - 11:37 AM

Great shot, Ed.
Tony

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

gingerdelight
27 Sep 2012 - 11:39 AM

Just beautiful! Lovely focus used.
Carol

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

taggart
taggart Plus Member 1046 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
27 Sep 2012 - 1:14 PM

perfect!

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

CaroleS
CaroleS Plus Member 577 forum postsCaroleS vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
27 Sep 2012 - 1:40 PM

A first class image Ed
Carole

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Irishkate
Irishkate Plus Member 432 forum postsIrishkate vcard United Kingdom80 Constructive Critique Points
27 Sep 2012 - 3:08 PM

Perfect b/g to show off this lovely butterfly.
KateGrinGrinGrin

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Maiwand
Maiwand Plus Member 8Maiwand vcard England71 Constructive Critique Points
27 Sep 2012 - 3:45 PM

Lovely shot Ed. Great BG.
Ron

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

rayme330
rayme330 Plus Member 3rayme330 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
27 Sep 2012 - 4:21 PM

Terrific image, Ed.

Ray

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Tibetan
Tibetan  2 England
27 Sep 2012 - 5:20 PM

Spot on nice composition well presented great colours Brilliant love it, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

lifesnapper
lifesnapper Plus Member 9lifesnapper vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
27 Sep 2012 - 5:48 PM

Delightful shot Ed'.

John Smile

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

WindowonWildlife

An absolute Beauty Ed Smile Crisp n Clear with a good crop and great BG Wink Love it

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Glostopcat
Glostopcat Plus Member 9250 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
27 Sep 2012 - 6:03 PM

Many thanks to Carol, Jenn and Dean for the user awards it is greatly appreciated, this is the first time I've had three on one of my uploads, Ed

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

ChristineD
27 Sep 2012 - 6:58 PM

Beautiful detailed capture, fabulous simplicity

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Glostopcat
Glostopcat Plus Member 9250 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
27 Sep 2012 - 7:00 PM

Many thanks for the user award Christine it is greatly appreciated, I'm overwhelmed at the response this upload has had, I'd never have envisaged getting one user award, let alone four when I uploaded it before going to work this morning, Ed

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE Plus Member 6EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
27 Sep 2012 - 7:22 PM

Another great shot Ed.
Joan.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Rock
Rock Plus Member 13Rock vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
27 Sep 2012 - 7:27 PM

Excellent, Ed.

Rock

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Ade_Osman
Ade_Osman Plus Member 124521 forum postsAde_Osman vcard England36 Constructive Critique Points
27 Sep 2012 - 7:28 PM

Another gud un Ed, good to see you've kept some back for the winter Smile

Ade

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Lillian
Lillian Plus Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
27 Sep 2012 - 8:19 PM

Worthy of all the awards there Ed
a wonderful image
Lillian

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

zapar40
zapar40  566 forum posts Wales5 Constructive Critique Points
27 Sep 2012 - 8:23 PM

great shot Ed, beautifully done.
ant.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

annettep38
annettep38 Plus Member 3191 forum postsannettep38 vcard France33 Constructive Critique Points
27 Sep 2012 - 9:58 PM

one of your very best Smile and a pristine Adonis as well.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Glostopcat
Glostopcat Plus Member 9250 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
27 Sep 2012 - 10:02 PM

Many thanks for all your comments, clicks and awards folks, I can't believe the response this one has got, Ed

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

teocali
teocali Plus Member 7345 forum poststeocali vcard England18 Constructive Critique Points
27 Sep 2012 - 10:33 PM

Your very best to date for me, Ed. Stunning detail, colours and composition, all complemented by those rich clean bg tones.
Sylvia

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Karen_Summers
27 Sep 2012 - 10:42 PM

lovely pretty shot

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Glostopcat
Glostopcat Plus Member 9250 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
27 Sep 2012 - 11:01 PM

Many thanks for the user award Sylvia, it is greatly appreciated, Ed

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Chinga
Chinga Plus Member 4Chinga vcard United Kingdom
29 Sep 2012 - 8:38 AM

Such a lovely shot... Delicate flower as well... IB

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

- Original Poster Comments
- Your Posts

Add a Comment

You must be a member to leave a comment

Username:
Password:
Remember me:
Un-tick this box if you want to login each time you visit.