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Many thanks for the votes and comments on yesterday's Adonis Blue, and especially to TerryMck for the UA, all are very much appreciated.

Took Ben out today in search of these little beauties, we found quite a few aswell as several Pearl Bordered's and my first Large Skippers of the year. Going back for more tomorrow as the light wasn't that good, mind you i'm pretty pleased with this one which was shot at 1/30th sec, thank goodness for IS!

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 40D
Lens:Canon 100mm F2.8 IS
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Focal Length:100mm
Aperture:f/11.0
Shutter Speed:1/30sec
Exposure Comp:-2/3
ISO:500
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
Title:Small Pearl Bordered Fritillary
Username:NigelKiteley NigelKiteley
Uploaded:31 May 2011 - 7:56 PM
Tags:Butterflies, Close-up / macro, Small pearl bordered fritillary, Wildlife / nature
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soulofharmony
31 May 2011 - 8:02 PM

Stunning crisp quality !!!

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paddyman
paddyman e2 Member 566 forum postspaddyman vcard United Kingdom
31 May 2011 - 8:12 PM

A super capture with such fine detail,well done.
Alec..

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wattley
wattley  4 United Kingdom
31 May 2011 - 8:24 PM

Lovely capture

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Steve_S
Steve_S e2 Member 8176 forum postsSteve_S vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
31 May 2011 - 9:08 PM

Superb again mate
Steve

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lianna
lianna  4 United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
31 May 2011 - 9:12 PM

what fantastic detail nigel!!! a superb macro shot x x

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8231 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
31 May 2011 - 9:13 PM

An outstanding image Nigel, you've captured its colours and wing markings wonderfully well. I'm hoping to see some of these in the Forest of Dean on Thursday

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bluetitblue
31 May 2011 - 10:22 PM

Stunning capture.

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fishiee
fishiee  10460 forum posts United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
31 May 2011 - 11:20 PM

Stunning shot Nigel! A pretty fine image in any conditions!

Seems like these have been doing very well this year, as has been the case with pretty much all species this year for a change! Smile

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Ade_Osman
Ade_Osman e2 Member 114484 forum postsAde_Osman vcard England36 Constructive Critique Points
1 Jun 2011 - 1:15 AM

Another cracker Nigel......Well done.

Ade

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tomcat
tomcat e2 Member 85862 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
1 Jun 2011 - 7:11 AM

Interesting EXIF data Nigel, especiall the SS, if hand heldGrin

Adrian

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TonyDy
TonyDy e2 Member 5TonyDy vcard United Kingdom
1 Jun 2011 - 11:47 AM

Brilliant shot, Nigel.
Tony

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DerekL
DerekL e2 Member 9100 forum postsDerekL vcard England23 Constructive Critique Points
1 Jun 2011 - 11:05 PM

Great image Nigel.
Super detail, colours and DOF.

Derek

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