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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

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CarolG
CarolG Plus Member 8185 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2014 - 7:05 AM

A super capture, Ed, love his curled up proboscis Smile Carol

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JohnoP
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5 Jun 2014 - 7:05 AM

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

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ali63
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5 Jun 2014 - 7:06 AM

Excellent capture Ed,

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Lillian
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5 Jun 2014 - 7:17 AM

well captured and sharp image Ed
Lillian

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M_squared
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5 Jun 2014 - 7:19 AM

Another beautiful image. Well captured.

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bobpaige1
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5 Jun 2014 - 7:37 AM

Super sharp image,nice work Ed.

Bob.

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LynneJoyce
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5 Jun 2014 - 7:38 AM

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

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Badgerfred
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5 Jun 2014 - 8:00 AM

A beauty Ed,
Fred.

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Nikonuser1
Nikonuser1 Plus Member 2Nikonuser1 vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2014 - 8:09 AM

A great capture EdSmile

Cliff

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ChiliMan
ChiliMan Plus 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

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Mollycat
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5 Jun 2014 - 8:55 AM

Another superb capture Ed, well done.
Peter.

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5 Jun 2014 - 9:09 AM

Brilliant detail Ed... Lovely light.
Pauline.

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Drighlynne
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5 Jun 2014 - 10:05 AM

Great portrait Ed, super detail.
Lynne

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Irishkate
Irishkate Plus Member 432 forum postsIrishkate vcard United Kingdom80 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2014 - 10:08 AM

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

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Daisymaye
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5 Jun 2014 - 12:41 PM

A lovely capture, great light and details.

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mikbee
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5 Jun 2014 - 1:10 PM

Another fine butterfly shot Ed !!
Mick.

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richmowil
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5 Jun 2014 - 1:39 PM

Deserves an RC Ed!! Nice One!!

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kathrynlouise
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5 Jun 2014 - 3:49 PM

A stunner Ed. Cracking detail and colour. Beautiful GrinGrin

Kathryn

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lifesnapper
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5 Jun 2014 - 5:49 PM

A smashing image Ed', very well caught indeed.

John Smile

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DerekL
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5 Jun 2014 - 7:29 PM

A real beauty Ed.

Derek

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oldgreyheron
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5 Jun 2014 - 7:41 PM

Glorious as ever Ed!

Mike

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Holmewood
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5 Jun 2014 - 10:28 PM

Super shot Ed. Cathy

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat Plus Member 9251 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

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livinglevels
livinglevels Plus Member 3livinglevels vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jun 2014 - 7:57 PM

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

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SimonFletch
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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

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