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A Red Admiral (Vanessa atalanta) Butterfly, taken in the garden today. I have quite a number of these taking nectar from the ivy flowers at the moment. Not for too much longer, though - if the weather forecast proves to be right Sad

Many thanks for your C&Cs on my last upload - really appreciated, as always Smile

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 7D
Lens:EF100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:15 Oct 2011 - 11:35 AM
Focal Length:100mm 0.7m from subject, handheld
Lens Max Aperture:f/2.8
Aperture:f/5.0
Shutter Speed:1/400sec
Exposure Comp:-5/3
ISO:320
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Spot
Flash:Off, Did not fire
Title:Red Admiral (Vanessa atalanta)
Username:teocali teocali
Uploaded:16 Oct 2011 - 8:11 PM
Tags:Butterfly, Close-up / macro, Garden, Ivy, Red admiral, Vanessa atalanta, Wildlife / nature
Votes:42

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johnjo58
johnjo58 e2 Member 4johnjo58 vcard United Kingdom5 Constructive Critique Points
16 Oct 2011 - 8:14 PM

What beauty Sylvia, great macro work, wonderful colours and detail
David

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saeidNL
saeidNL  4 Netherlands3 Constructive Critique Points
16 Oct 2011 - 8:19 PM

Beautiful image with super detail and colours very well done,
saeid

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pluckyfilly
pluckyfilly e2 Member 8283 forum postspluckyfilly vcard United Kingdom33 Constructive Critique Points
16 Oct 2011 - 8:27 PM

beautiful butterfly shot, well sharp

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8232 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
16 Oct 2011 - 8:28 PM

A fabulous close up of this beautiful butterfly, such pin sharp detail and glorious colours. I think they will soon be going into hibernation!

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CHRISB911
CHRISB911  854 forum posts1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Oct 2011 - 8:29 PM

pin sharp very good macro shot

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland111 Constructive Critique Points
16 Oct 2011 - 8:29 PM

Beautifully captured butterfly, Sylvia.
Ronnie.

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Alec1
Alec1  6 United Kingdom
16 Oct 2011 - 8:30 PM

Lovely detailed shot Sylvia.
Alec.

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Greyheron
Greyheron e2 Member 12277 forum postsGreyheron vcard England5 Constructive Critique Points
16 Oct 2011 - 8:30 PM

A beautifully presented RA Sylvia.

Mike

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hasslebladuk
hasslebladuk e2 Member 4hasslebladuk vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
16 Oct 2011 - 9:03 PM

Excellent shot lovely detail
mike

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tomcat
tomcat e2 Member 85912 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
16 Oct 2011 - 9:07 PM

As good a one I have seen this yearGrin
I never managed oneSad

Top notch Sylvia

Adrian

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pamelajean
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16 Oct 2011 - 9:37 PM

Striking detail and colour and excellent dof.

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annettep38
annettep38 e2 Member 3186 forum postsannettep38 vcard France30 Constructive Critique Points
16 Oct 2011 - 11:05 PM

great detail and a superb composition with these lovely soft fresh greens

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye e2 Member 5Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
16 Oct 2011 - 11:13 PM

Excellent detailed image Sylvia.............Sandy

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
16 Oct 2011 - 11:24 PM

Excellent detail in this beautiful shot.
Joan.

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
17 Oct 2011 - 5:16 AM

Perfectly captured and presented, Sylvia, still proving elusive to me, they are so lively still. Carol

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Shroomer
Shroomer  7 England167 Constructive Critique Points
17 Oct 2011 - 9:49 AM

Cracking handheld capture Sylvia. Exposure and dof all spot on and the sharpness and detail first class
Richard

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Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 7Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
17 Oct 2011 - 1:18 PM

Very lovely capture of this brilliantly coloured butterfly Sylvia.
Ron

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