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!

Male Orangetip

Join Now

Join ePHOTOzine, the friendliest photography community.

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

Add Comment

A male orangetip butterfly seen at Hailey Wood near Cirencester back in mid May.

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 60D
Lens:100.0 mm (35 mm equivalent: 157.3 mm)
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:18 May 2014 - 11:13 AM
Focal Length:100mm
Aperture:f/8.0
Shutter Speed:1/250sec
Exposure Comp:-1/3
ISO:200
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Partial
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Manual Temperature (Kelvin)
Title:Male Orangetip
Username:Glostopcat Glostopcat
Uploaded:5 Jun 2014 - 6:49 AM
Tags:Cirencester, Close-up / macro, Glos, Hailey Wood, Orangetip butterfly, Wildlife / nature
Votes:51

Comments

CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece17 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2014 - 7:05 AM

A super capture, Ed, love his curled up proboscis 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

JohnoP
JohnoP e2 Member 9JohnoP vcard
5 Jun 2014 - 7:05 AM

What a beauty Ed! Lovely detail and colour in this well executed composition! Smile John

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

ali63
ali63 e2 Member 2474 forum postsali63 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2014 - 7:06 AM

Excellent capture Ed,

Ali Grin

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 e2 Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2014 - 7:17 AM

well captured and sharp image Ed
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

M_squared
M_squared e2 Member 3M_squared vcard United Kingdom
5 Jun 2014 - 7:19 AM

Another beautiful image. Well captured.

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

bobpaige1
bobpaige1 e2 Member bobpaige1 vcard
5 Jun 2014 - 7:37 AM

Super sharp image,nice work Ed.

Bob.

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

LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce e2 Member 6LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom98 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2014 - 7:38 AM

Excellent macro portrait, I love the curled up proboscis too.

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 e2 Member 7Badgerfred vcard Wales
5 Jun 2014 - 8:00 AM

A beauty Ed,
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

Nikonuser1
Nikonuser1 e2 Member 2Nikonuser1 vcard United Kingdom9 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2014 - 8:09 AM

A great capture EdSmile

Cliff

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

ChiliMan
ChiliMan e2 Member 8135 forum postsChiliMan vcard Singapore17 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2014 - 8:17 AM

Not just a brilliant butterfly shot but it would be perfect for Saturday Shadows too! SmileSmile

Andrew

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

Mollycat
Mollycat e2 Member 1Mollycat vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2014 - 8:55 AM

Another superb capture Ed, well done.
Peter.

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

exposure
exposure e2 Member 101374 forum postsexposure vcard England
5 Jun 2014 - 9:09 AM

Brilliant detail Ed... Lovely light.
Pauline.

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

Drighlynne
Drighlynne e2 Member 349 forum postsDrighlynne vcard United Kingdom
5 Jun 2014 - 10:05 AM

Great portrait Ed, super detail.
Lynne

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 e2 Member 4Irishkate vcard United Kingdom73 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2014 - 10:08 AM

The very name Orange Tip sounds lovely as is your gorgeous butterfly.
Kate GrinGrinGrin

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

Daisymaye
Daisymaye e2 Member 5Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2014 - 12:41 PM

A lovely capture, great light and details.

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 e2 Member 7mikbee vcard Scotland7 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2014 - 1:10 PM

Another fine butterfly shot Ed !!
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

richmowil
richmowil e2 Member 5259 forum postsrichmowil vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2014 - 1:39 PM

Deserves an RC Ed!! Nice One!!

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

kathrynlouise
kathrynlouise e2 Member 2364 forum postskathrynlouise vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2014 - 3:49 PM

A stunner Ed. Cracking detail and colour. Beautiful GrinGrin

Kathryn

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 e2 Member 8lifesnapper vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2014 - 5:49 PM

A smashing image Ed', very well caught indeed.

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

DerekL
DerekL e2 Member 9102 forum postsDerekL vcard England23 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2014 - 7:29 PM

A real beauty Ed.

Derek

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

oldgreyheron
oldgreyheron e2 Member 7124 forum postsoldgreyheron vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2014 - 7:41 PM

Glorious as ever Ed!

Mike

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

Holmewood
Holmewood e2 Member 1Holmewood vcard United Kingdom
5 Jun 2014 - 10:28 PM

Super shot Ed. Cathy

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 e2 Member 8234 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2014 - 11:01 PM

Many thanks for all your comments and clicks and to Carol G. for the user award, 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

livinglevels
livinglevels e2 Member 2livinglevels vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jun 2014 - 7:57 PM

Great shot Ed, crisp and detailed. He looks a little thirsty though?

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

SimonFletch
SimonFletch e2 Member SimonFletch vcard Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
8 Jun 2014 - 4:54 AM

I am pleased others have clarified that's a 'curled up proboscis', Ed,
I thought it was Lunching on an 'o ring' ...!
Very good macro work here.

Simon

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.