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!

Gatekeeper

Join Now

Join ePHOTOzine, the friendliest photography community.

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

Add Comment

One of a number of Gatekeepers spotted yesterday afternoon

Camera:Pentax K10D--ISO 200 f11 1/160sec Check out PENTAXPORTAL!
Lens:Sigma 18-125 @ 125mm
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Title:Gatekeeper
Username:Alan_Baseley Alan_Baseley
Uploaded:22 Jul 2010 - 8:20 AM
Tags:Butterfly, Close-up / macro, Gatekeeper, Pyronia tithonus, Wildlife / nature
Votes:45
Modifications wanted Modifications Welcome (Upload a Modification)

Comments

nickyv32
nickyv32 e2 Member 7135 forum postsnickyv32 vcard England
22 Jul 2010 - 8:37 AM

Lovely shot, I have never seen one of these before, only in a Photograph

Nicky

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

barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
22 Jul 2010 - 8:44 AM

I also havent seen these in real life
Great 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

maggieh
maggieh  5 United Kingdom
22 Jul 2010 - 9:17 AM

Glorious, such a natural image and you have caught the Gatekeepers shadow too. I wonder why the name Gatekeeper?
maggie

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

Brian65
Brian65 e2 Member 5Brian65 vcard United Kingdom
22 Jul 2010 - 10:29 AM

Great shot Alan.
Brian

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 e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
22 Jul 2010 - 10:48 AM

Don't know a lot about butterflies - except that they won't stay still for me!! This is a great image.
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

metro074
metro074 e2 Member 4metro074 vcard Australia8 Constructive Critique Points
22 Jul 2010 - 10:53 AM

A suprb capture Alan. The colours and detail are wonderful. Viewed large is a must. Well done
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

mrjt
mrjt  8 United Kingdom
22 Jul 2010 - 12:06 PM

A GREAT CAPTURE....Jack.

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

LukeParkinson
22 Jul 2010 - 1:58 PM

Excellent capture Alan. Well done!

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 e2 Member 942 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
22 Jul 2010 - 7:45 PM

A good one, deep in the shadows!

Jennn

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

bunbeam
bunbeam e2 Member 8bunbeam vcard United Kingdom
22 Jul 2010 - 10:20 PM

amazing capture
bunSmile

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

barmymarny
22 Jul 2010 - 10:29 PM

Lovely shot and so very well presented!

Marilyn x

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.