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Small tortoiseshell butterfly captured in our garden on 28/08/2012.

Brand:PENTAX Corporation
Camera:Pentax K10D Check out PENTAXPORTAL!
Lens:smc Pentax-D FA 100mm F2.8 Macro
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:28 Aug 2012 - 11:54 AM
Focal Length:100mm
Aperture:f/16.0
Shutter Speed:1/125sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:400
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Spot
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Small Tortoiseshell 07.
Username:Badgerfred Badgerfred
Uploaded:9 Nov 2012 - 12:05 AM
Tags:Butterfly, FJE695, Im4841, Natural history, Wildlife / nature
Votes:46

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canonfan
canonfan e2 Member 4canonfan vcard United Kingdom
9 Nov 2012 - 12:24 AM

Lovely colours in this well captured image Fred
Jim

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mikbee
mikbee e2 Member 7mikbee vcard Scotland7 Constructive Critique Points
9 Nov 2012 - 12:30 AM

Yes Fred,as Jim says here,
Super colours.
Good shot.
Mick.

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taggart
taggart e2 Member 1042 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
9 Nov 2012 - 12:54 AM

A good capture Fred-- colors and wing design are fantastic!

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andy p
andy p  10
9 Nov 2012 - 1:23 AM

Nice capture of a beautiful creature.

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Margaret101
Margaret101 e2 Member 3Margaret101 vcard United Kingdom
9 Nov 2012 - 4:08 AM

Great colours especially of lilac on the butterfly. Lovely shot!

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Hermanus
Hermanus  2 South Africa
9 Nov 2012 - 4:31 AM

Great photo of this little beauty Fred !

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fentiger
fentiger  13915 forum posts England22 Constructive Critique Points
9 Nov 2012 - 4:51 AM

Beautiful colours in this well composed shot.

Albert

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 8147 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
9 Nov 2012 - 5:55 AM

Good colours and markings, Fred, well captured. Just a shame the background is noisy. Carol

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netta1234
netta1234 e2 Member 2214 forum postsnetta1234 vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
9 Nov 2012 - 7:26 AM

Beautiful coloured image Smile
NettaSmile

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morpheus1955
9 Nov 2012 - 8:32 AM

Wonderful colours Fred, beautifully captured and presented.

Hugh

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l1z
l1z  2 United Kingdom
9 Nov 2012 - 9:08 AM

great photo Smile

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fificat100
fificat100 e2 Member 3fificat100 vcard Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
9 Nov 2012 - 9:16 AM

A superb close-up of this lovely flutterby.

Lavina

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andylea
andylea  637 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
9 Nov 2012 - 9:38 AM

wonderful colours and tones fred love the comp a belter nice one Wink
andy

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Tibetan
Tibetan  2 England
9 Nov 2012 - 11:29 AM

Very nice Fred. all yours of these are spot on nice colours and detail, and good condition, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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danbrann
danbrann e2 Member 10497 forum postsdanbrann vcard 15 Constructive Critique Points
9 Nov 2012 - 11:48 AM

A good close up of this well detailed butterfly.

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ValSaxby
ValSaxby e2 Member 9140 forum postsValSaxby vcard United Kingdom
9 Nov 2012 - 1:31 PM

Lovely close up Fred.

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Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 8Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
9 Nov 2012 - 4:25 PM

Stunning capture Fred.
Ron

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Brian65
Brian65 e2 Member 5Brian65 vcard United Kingdom
9 Nov 2012 - 4:27 PM

Cracking image Fred.
Brian

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Mike_Smith
Mike_Smith e2 Member 7212 forum postsMike_Smith vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
9 Nov 2012 - 5:36 PM

Lovely shot that Fred, i also like the butterflys perch the flower

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carper123
carper123 e2 Member 3119 forum postscarper123 vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
9 Nov 2012 - 6:30 PM

Super close up ,Fred.
Well done mate.
Darryl. SmileSmileSmile

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A Booth e2 Member 12A Booth vcard United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
9 Nov 2012 - 7:36 PM

beautiful colours and excellent detail in a well composed image.

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pamelajean
pamelajean Critique Team 8831 forum postspamelajean vcard United Kingdom1638 Constructive Critique Points
9 Nov 2012 - 7:38 PM

Such a lovely shot, and so colourful, like most of your work, Fred.
I think I'd have selectively softened that background more, to remove the noise.

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bobhowell
bobhowell e2 Member 2bobhowell vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
9 Nov 2012 - 8:48 PM

Hi Fred, think you have caputured the colours in the patterns lovely on this buterfly. Smile

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bunbeam
bunbeam  9 United Kingdom
9 Nov 2012 - 10:48 PM

beautiful on the white flower
bunSmile

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Badgerfred
Badgerfred e2 Member 7Badgerfred vcard Wales
11 Nov 2012 - 11:56 PM

Thanks everyone for all comments and clicks,
Fred.

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