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Many thanks for all the clicks and comments on yesterday's Orange Tip, much appreciated.

Here's a Grizzled Skipper perched on Forget-Me-Nots. The shot was taken early evening and the sun was quite low which produced the vibrant backdrop.

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 50D
Lens:Canon 100mm f2.8 L IS
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:24 May 2012 - 6:49 PM
Focal Length:100mm
Aperture:f/13.0
Shutter Speed:1/80sec
Exposure Comp:-0.375
ISO:400
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:No Flash
White Balance:Manual
Title:Grizzled Skipper
Username:NigelKiteley NigelKiteley
Uploaded:24 Oct 2012 - 11:21 AM
Tags:Butterflies, Close-up / macro, Grizzled skipper, Wildlife / nature
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debu
debu  4 India
24 Oct 2012 - 11:21 AM

Lovely detailed image.
debu

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TonyDy
TonyDy e2 Member 5TonyDy vcard United Kingdom
24 Oct 2012 - 11:24 AM

Stunning shot, Nigel.
Tony

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Chinga
Chinga e2 Member 3Chinga vcard United Kingdom
24 Oct 2012 - 11:31 AM

Beautiful specimen Grin
Lovely shot. IB

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8226 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
24 Oct 2012 - 5:24 PM

A highly impressive close up shot Nigel, you've captured its wing markings quite beautifully. This was one species that evaded me this year

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kathrynlouise
kathrynlouise e2 Member 2364 forum postskathrynlouise vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
24 Oct 2012 - 6:43 PM

A beautiful shot. Must say haven't seen many butterflies at all this year but there have been some great images in the gallery Grin

Kathryn

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WindowonWildlife
WindowonWildlife e2 Member 4WindowonWildlife vcard United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
24 Oct 2012 - 7:27 PM

I really do not think they come much more PERFECT than this mate Wink

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Steve_S
Steve_S e2 Member 8176 forum postsSteve_S vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
24 Oct 2012 - 10:00 PM

You are the tops with these mate. Superb as always
Steve

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Irishkate
Irishkate e2 Member 3Irishkate vcard United Kingdom72 Constructive Critique Points
24 Oct 2012 - 10:27 PM

Beautifully perched to show off all it's markings.
KateGrinGrinGrin

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bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 81873 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
25 Oct 2012 - 3:53 PM

A beauty Nigel.
Brian.

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celestun
celestun e2 Member 1029 forum postscelestun vcard United Kingdom14 Constructive Critique Points
26 Oct 2012 - 11:14 PM

Such good use of colours and composition and impressive detail for such a small chap!

Well done!

Tim

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