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A reminder of golden autumnal days, and a brown argus basking in the late afternoon sunshine.

Camera:Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ7
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:basking brown argus
Username:CarolG CarolG
Uploaded:23 Jan 2013 - 5:39 AM
Tags:Butterfly, Close-up, Close-up / macro, Flash / lighting, General, Lighting, Macro, Nature, Wildlife, Wildlife / nature
Votes:98
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ugly
ugly e2 Member 6ugly vcard United Kingdom56 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 5:58 AM

A great set of images I do like V1 and the V3...

Dave

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bobsblues
bobsblues  4 United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 6:02 AM

Version 1 carol the inclusion of the plant makes this a special shot good detail,good dof just beautiful.SmileSmile
Rob

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marktc
marktc e2 Member 456 forum postsmarktc vcard United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 6:23 AM

Positively glowing Carol a great trio of images. V1 for me!

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Andysnapper
Andysnapper e2 Member 6106 forum postsAndysnapper vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 6:31 AM

Ah sunshine, I remember that. Lovely shots Carol, warming and gentle and as usual beautifully taken.

Andy

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 5143 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland112 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 6:33 AM

The fine shots in the warmth of the autumn sun, Carol.......think V 1's my favourite.
Ronnie.

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Hermanus
Hermanus  2 South Africa
23 Jan 2013 - 6:35 AM

All three images are special Carol BUT the thingy on which it is sitting in V1 makes of it a poetic picture Smile Excellent !!GrinGrinGrinGrin

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RuthyJ
RuthyJ  8 England
23 Jan 2013 - 6:41 AM

Beautiful Carol.

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SUE118
SUE118 e2 Member 6SUE118 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 7:16 AM

Beautifully captured.

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andylea
andylea  637 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 7:22 AM

wonderful warm set carol brilliant detail v1 for me today a cracker nice one Wink
andy

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mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 8526 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom1091 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 7:34 AM

Magically beautiful, the light and tones. I want V1 for the graceful curves in that dead flower.
Moira

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fentiger
fentiger  13915 forum posts England22 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 7:42 AM

No. 1 is definitely the winner today ~ Moira's comment is spot on.

Albert

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prabhusinha
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23 Jan 2013 - 7:48 AM

3 cracking pics.

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 e2 Member 41116 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England137 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 7:58 AM

A fine triple, Carol, a lovely harmony of colour. v2 for me though, a simple but strong composition.

Dave

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Tibetan
Tibetan  2 England
23 Jan 2013 - 8:15 AM

All three for me carol, no stopping you is there lol. you sure give them a run for their money, well done brilliant, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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barbarahirst
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23 Jan 2013 - 8:23 AM

Beautiful .... all 3

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digital_boi
23 Jan 2013 - 8:26 AM

all 3 are excelent Carol 1 vote each

GrahamGrinGrinGrin

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LynneJoyce
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23 Jan 2013 - 8:31 AM

I love the thingy too so it is V1 for me.

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Richsr
Richsr e2 Member 790 forum postsRichsr vcard England211 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 8:52 AM

Like the warm tones and good details in these Carol
Regards Richard

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Meheecho
Meheecho  2275 forum posts United Kingdom
23 Jan 2013 - 8:55 AM

Can't choose any single one of these great images
Streve

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Fefe
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23 Jan 2013 - 9:24 AM

Beautiful Carol..................V1 for me!
Diane

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TerryMcK
TerryMcK  671 forum posts United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 9:47 AM

Beautifully captured & presented, Carol.
Terry

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Growmore
Growmore e2 Member 5Growmore vcard England3 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 9:52 AM

Wow stunning images in golden light and heavenly compositions Carol, outstanding and so beautiful.

Gary

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lonely_oryx
lonely_oryx e2 Member 761 forum postslonely_oryx vcard England54 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 10:15 AM

The lighting is superb

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danbrann
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23 Jan 2013 - 11:02 AM

Three wonders of nature Carol.

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Irishkate
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23 Jan 2013 - 11:08 AM

Superb image of a butterfly I've managed to capture myself!
I love the plant it is perched on in V1 so that's my choice for today.
KateGrinGrinGrin

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mossy
mossy  146 forum posts England1 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 11:11 AM

The plant colour compliments the butterfly and adds to the Autumnal feel, V1 for me.

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TonyDy
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23 Jan 2013 - 11:41 AM

Great set, Carol, lovely light.
Tony

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Sylviwhalley
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23 Jan 2013 - 11:53 AM

Lovely series, great warm colours, we could do with a bit of warmth here today, snowing again!
Sylvia

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Lillian
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23 Jan 2013 - 11:57 AM

Three great shots Carol but V3 for that lovely cropped shot
Lillian

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saeidNL
saeidNL  5 Netherlands3 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 12:08 PM

Wonderful and lovely set of images,carol,V1 is my favorite,
saeid

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achieverswales
23 Jan 2013 - 12:13 PM

All excellent and worthy of their own upload Carol, V3 for me.

Regards

Trev.

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leontari
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23 Jan 2013 - 12:14 PM

A great set of images Carol. I like all of them
Effrossini

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 12:41 PM

A lovely colour co-ordinated V1 for me Carol.
Joan.

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rontear
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23 Jan 2013 - 12:47 PM

A beauty Carol, sharp where it should be.
Ron.

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Daisymaye
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23 Jan 2013 - 1:16 PM

Beautiful shots Carol. V1 especially........Sandy

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sable
sable  6 England7 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 1:37 PM

Oh the colours and textures are breath taking great use of light V1 is my all out favourite - elizabeth xx

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pluckyfilly
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23 Jan 2013 - 1:40 PM

Very beautiful

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Brian65
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23 Jan 2013 - 2:08 PM

Forgot what the sun looks like, great shots Carol, love V1.
Brian

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EAS
EAS  5 Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 2:18 PM

Gorgeous set and such a contrast with the snow-filled days we have here! Think if push came to shove, V1 just gets the vote.

Ann

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ChiliMan
ChiliMan e2 Member 8135 forum postsChiliMan vcard Singapore17 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 2:21 PM

That really is an amazing capture in V1, Carol. The light and detail are WOW. Such a beautiful palette of golden hues too Smile

Andrew

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mex
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23 Jan 2013 - 2:37 PM

Like the comp in V2 carol.
cheers phil.

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Gerryrys
Gerryrys  2 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 2:52 PM

V1 for me today Carol. Lovely colours and composition.

Gerry

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TrevBatWCC
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23 Jan 2013 - 3:16 PM

Three beautiful images, Carol, with wonderful warm tones. Think it has to be V1 as my fave today, for the inclusion of that lovely flower Wink
Trev Smile

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Barbaraj
Barbaraj  7450 forum posts England
23 Jan 2013 - 3:35 PM

Well lit , and well presented.
Barbara

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fificat100
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23 Jan 2013 - 4:19 PM

A superb trio of shots, Carol. Gorgeous light and detail. V3 takes my vote. SmileSmileSmile

Lavina

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23 Jan 2013 - 4:45 PM

Super lighting

Stace

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23 Jan 2013 - 4:55 PM

3 well captured shots Carol and V1 my favourite. Moira

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23 Jan 2013 - 5:06 PM

Great shots love the light
mike

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23 Jan 2013 - 5:24 PM

A lovely warm set of Images Carol....It has been lovely here since the 14 Jan....It was a cold month before then.... really Cold.
Pauline.

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23 Jan 2013 - 5:27 PM

The colours and the intension of light are perfect.Smile
George

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23 Jan 2013 - 5:56 PM

Has to be V1 Carol, 3 crackers nonetheless Smile

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23 Jan 2013 - 6:10 PM

3 beauties

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Philip_H
Philip_H  2 United Kingdom
23 Jan 2013 - 6:20 PM

Lovely russet set, Carol.

P.

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23 Jan 2013 - 6:35 PM

The warming light makes this three superb images come to life Carol

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin:

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evelen
evelen  10 England
23 Jan 2013 - 6:40 PM

hi carol, three lovely images.
eve.Smile

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23 Jan 2013 - 6:48 PM

Evenin' Carol,
Best send some over here - they were in short supply last yearSad

Actually reached +1C during the day, but then it started snowing againSad

Adrian

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23 Jan 2013 - 7:12 PM

What a great depth in the images

Peter

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23 Jan 2013 - 7:41 PM

I love the combination of the shapes in V1 Carol.
Rende

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23 Jan 2013 - 8:07 PM

Super warm Autumn look to these images Carol.
Brian.

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Suehh  739 forum posts England6 Constructive Critique Points
23 Jan 2013 - 8:31 PM

A very beautiful shot Carol - the tones are so lovely

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Chinga
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24 Jan 2013 - 11:53 AM

Beautiful butterfly and I love the plant in V1... IB

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24 Jan 2013 - 6:21 PM

You've caught this tiny beauty in some wonderful warm light Carol

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25 Jan 2013 - 1:29 PM

Really love this Carol. So detailed.

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JimV
JimV  8 Canada3 Constructive Critique Points
26 Jan 2013 - 4:57 AM

Three great shots to your usual high standard carol, my pick as favourite is V3.
Rgds., Jim

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26 Jan 2013 - 6:23 AM

All 3 are great Carol any one could win a prize but Version 1 is so special as the butterfly is resting on the dried husk of that flower & the lighting is so beautiful xxx MD

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31 Jan 2013 - 7:36 PM

Your images are absolutely amazing, I have only just joined EPZ and am amazed at the quality of images brilliantGrinGrinGrin

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amarmishra1910
10 Feb 2013 - 12:03 PM

Excellent shot and very well presented.....

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