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Many thanks for all the votes and comments on yesterday's Long Tailed Tit, much appreciated.

Back to the butterflies today and a pair of Silver Studded Blues just about to seperate after copulation.

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 40D
Lens:Canon 100mm F2.8 IS
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Focal Length:100mm
Aperture:f/13.0
Shutter Speed:1/250sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:400
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:No Flash
Title:Silver Studded Blues
Username:NigelKiteley NigelKiteley
Uploaded:12 Aug 2011 - 11:16 AM
Tags:Butterflies, Close-up / macro, Silver studded blue, Wildlife / nature
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Mike_Young
12 Aug 2011 - 11:23 AM

Magic, great shot !

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tomcat
tomcat e2 Member 85874 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
12 Aug 2011 - 11:25 AM

Cracking shot Nigel.
Timed to perfection.

Adrian

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TonyDy
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12 Aug 2011 - 11:45 AM

Another superb shot, Nigel.
Tony

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derekd
derekd  8
12 Aug 2011 - 11:46 AM

stunning shot among the best I have seen

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Jenny-D
Jenny-D e2 Member 4Jenny-D vcard United Kingdom
12 Aug 2011 - 12:22 PM

Stunning image. Smile

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Ade_Osman
Ade_Osman e2 Member 114484 forum postsAde_Osman vcard England36 Constructive Critique Points
12 Aug 2011 - 12:49 PM

What with the birds and butterflies we both post and the fact I know you've been to Collard Hill, I reckon it's only going to be a matter of time before we bump into each other, that's if we haven't already and just haven't realised it Grin

Another superb image here Nigel, showing great detail, well done again.......

Ade

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hasslebladuk
hasslebladuk e2 Member 4hasslebladuk vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
12 Aug 2011 - 1:16 PM

Another great shot
mike

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tonyng
tonyng e2 Member 4tonyng vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
12 Aug 2011 - 1:46 PM

Quality stuff Nigel.

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footloose
footloose  3 England1 Constructive Critique Points
12 Aug 2011 - 1:53 PM

A stunning picture, pin sharp, Dennis

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
12 Aug 2011 - 2:20 PM

First class.
Joan.

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Samuel_Aron
12 Aug 2011 - 3:22 PM

Stunning macro!
Sam.

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bluetitblue
12 Aug 2011 - 5:26 PM

Cracking capture top detail as normal great macro work.

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naturalywild
12 Aug 2011 - 6:30 PM

stunning macro work

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FeatherFriend
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13 Aug 2011 - 3:43 PM

Awesome detail Nigel and what a treat having 2 together,
Geoff.

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8231 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
13 Aug 2011 - 6:22 PM

A top quality natural history image Nigel, the detail, colours and clarity are first class

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Steve_S
Steve_S e2 Member 8176 forum postsSteve_S vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
13 Aug 2011 - 8:48 PM

Excellent capture mate
Steve

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john_starkey
13 Aug 2011 - 9:06 PM

Very good shot indeed,

John.

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Platchet
Platchet  7 Wales8 Constructive Critique Points
10 Sep 2011 - 5:32 PM

Just brilliant.

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