Many thanks for all your creative and inspired echo on the rusty cannons.
Special thanks to Mick B for his history lesson, Andy watch out if the French have a bad day aiming they might go for Singapore instead
here are the Provencal fritillaries at it. Taken in the neighbours meadow at 40ºC in the shade. I was bitten by two horseflies whilst stalking... Closeup only on request, adult content behind the scabious.
Apparently according to most we are not supposed to have them in the northern Aquitaine, Mellicta deione are meant to be in NE Spain and the SE of France.
|Camera:||Nikon D3x Check out Nikon Nation!|
|Lens:||Micro Nikkor 200mm f/4 D (IF) Check out Nikon Nation!|
|Recording media:||JPEG (digital)|
|Date Taken:||19 Aug 2012 - 2:21 PM|
|Lens Max Aperture:||f/4.8|
|Exposure Mode:||Program AE|