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A Grizzled skipper Pyrgus malvae, taken last Saturday. whilst perched on a very wind swept daisy head

Big thanks to Mark (marktc) for his generous GEA given to yesterday's Common blue and also to Trev (trevrob), Jenny (Jenny-D) and Ian (ArtyArt),
for their User awards
Really appreciated guys & galsTongue


Adrian

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS-1D Mark III
Lens:EF100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:1 Jun 2013 - 8:58 AM
Focal Length:100mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/2.8
Aperture:f/9.0
Shutter Speed:1/60sec
Exposure Comp:-2/3
ISO:500
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:No Flash
White Balance:Manual
Title:Twywell 2013 N0 17
Username:tomcat tomcat
Uploaded:5 Jun 2013 - 5:49 PM
Tags:Butterflies, Grizzled skipper, Insects, Northants, Skippers, Twywell, Wildlife, Wildlife / nature
Votes:66

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland112 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2013 - 5:54 PM

Knowing the size of a daisy head I can appreciate all the more more how diminutive this wee specimen is, Ade: and as ever so well captured.
Ronnie.

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lawbert
lawbert  71713 forum posts England15 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2013 - 5:59 PM

Mr Kennerley Sir

Thats spot on, superb perch and a BG that is yours alone

Paul

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bluetitblue
5 Jun 2013 - 6:05 PM

He is holding on with everything even his antenna must have been very windy.

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senn
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5 Jun 2013 - 6:06 PM

it's very small and not still at all .. great capture and presentation again

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Quoise
Quoise e2 Member 1264 forum postsQuoise vcard United Kingdom
5 Jun 2013 - 6:08 PM

Superb

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NaturesHaven
NaturesHaven e2 Member 3253 forum postsNaturesHaven vcard England5 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2013 - 6:13 PM

great composition and light..................GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8235 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2013 - 6:22 PM

A cracking close up of this tiny beauty perched on a flowerhead

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Sezz
Sezz e2 Member 9617 forum postsSezz vcard England15 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2013 - 6:29 PM

Fab work Adrian, lovely take here Smile

Sarah *

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Mike_Smith
Mike_Smith e2 Member 7125 forum postsMike_Smith vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2013 - 6:32 PM

Cracking sharp shot nice background too

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ColleenA
ColleenA e2 Member 2194 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2013 - 6:33 PM

Wow!!!! perfect, stunning capture

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Caziwinkles
5 Jun 2013 - 6:34 PM

Marvellous - stunning colours.
We have 'grown' butterflies at my school - and we have released them today!
Sent them your way! Watch out for them!! Smile

Carol

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achieverswales

Awesome capture Ade.

Regards

Trev.

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johnke
johnke  154 forum posts South Africa9 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2013 - 6:49 PM

Awesome Adrian , what a gorgeous Image..John Congratulations.

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johnjo58
johnjo58 e2 Member 4johnjo58 vcard United Kingdom5 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2013 - 7:12 PM

Always a joy Adrian, excellent photography
David

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Cookie_Monster
Cookie_Monster e2 Member 2Cookie_Monster vcard Germany1 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2013 - 7:24 PM

Looks like 'ready to launch'. Excellent shot and I am happy to be vote #30. Always makes it extra special. Smile

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TonyDy
TonyDy e2 Member 5TonyDy vcard United Kingdom
5 Jun 2013 - 7:25 PM

Superb shot, Adrian.
Tony

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ali63
ali63 e2 Member 2474 forum postsali63 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2013 - 7:37 PM

Excellent capture,

Ali GrinGrin

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anglingandyq
5 Jun 2013 - 7:55 PM

another crackerSmile

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Holmewood
Holmewood e2 Member 1Holmewood vcard United Kingdom
5 Jun 2013 - 8:27 PM

Fantastic shot Adrian. Cathy

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boov
boov  1 United Kingdom
5 Jun 2013 - 8:40 PM

Wonderful, wonderful image

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chalkhillblue
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5 Jun 2013 - 8:42 PM

Given the conditions, excellent work Adrian, well composed.
David

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pluckyfilly
pluckyfilly e2 Member 8283 forum postspluckyfilly vcard United Kingdom33 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2013 - 8:56 PM

sits well on the flower, the colour suits the image perfectly, good use of dof

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Lillian
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5 Jun 2013 - 9:05 PM

lovely and colourful Adrian
like the background too
Lillian

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Jenny-D
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5 Jun 2013 - 9:26 PM

Very impressive photography Adrian, a really beautiful capture.

Jenny Smile

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michaelo
michaelo e2 Member 8michaelo vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2013 - 9:47 PM

stunning macro image!!!

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zapar40
zapar40  466 forum posts Wales5 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2013 - 10:15 PM

love the extra bit of colour with the flower in this fab shot.
ant.

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annettep38
annettep38 e2 Member 3187 forum postsannettep38 vcard France32 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2013 - 11:42 PM

Loook at that, another beauty! And I still haven't seen One skipper this year..apart from Malaysia.
Btw we were both wrong, it's neither tedder nor turner is is called a circular hay rakeBlush

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User_Removed
6 Jun 2013 - 12:49 PM

Another super macro image.
Alf.

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hasslebladuk
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6 Jun 2013 - 1:47 PM

What a cracking shot lovely detail
mike

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ValeryAst
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6 Jun 2013 - 9:00 PM

I admit, Adrian, I've a lot of green envy while I'm watching at your excellent works!Smile
Regards Valery

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