Login or Join Now

Upload your photos, chat, win prizes and much more

Username:
Password:
Remember Me

Can't Access your Account?

New to ePHOTOzine? Join ePHOTOzine for free!

mallow skipper

Versions (Variants)Version Help

Join Now

Join ePHOTOzine, the friendliest photography community.

Upload photos, chat with photographers, win prizes and much more for free!

Add Comment

Our little light brown skippers are no longer to be seen here, they seem to be a Spring skipper, but the mallow skipper is now making an appearance.

Camera:Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ7
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:mallow skipper
Username:CarolG CarolG
Uploaded:12 Nov 2013 - 5:21 AM
Tags:Close-up, Close-up / macro, General, Macro, Nature, Skipper, Wildlife, Wildlife / nature
Votes:72
Variant - TestsVariant - Tests

Comments

andylea
andylea  537 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2013 - 5:31 AM

a wonderful trio of detailed captures carol super colour and tones nice ones Wink
andy

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

KarenFB
KarenFB Junior Gallery Team 84282 forum postsKarenFB vcard England163 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2013 - 5:41 AM

Well spotted and caught - it looks well camouflaged against the background!

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

ddolfelin
ddolfelin e2 Member 234 forum postsddolfelin vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2013 - 5:43 AM

Yes - lucky to spot these if they're not moving.
Unless you have a built in detector like Carol.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

nasers
nasers  2 Iran, Islamic Republic of
12 Nov 2013 - 6:02 AM

amazing.... Such a nice texture... it has nice harmony of colors

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

ColleenA
ColleenA e2 Member 2193 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2013 - 6:23 AM

Wow Carol....amazing clarity, a really furry little guy, all three images are stunning as usual

Last Modified By ColleenA at 12 Nov 2013 - 6:23 AM

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Andysnapper
Andysnapper e2 Member 6101 forum postsAndysnapper vcard England18 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2013 - 6:38 AM

I think these are super shots Carol and what a lovely, furry little beastie.

Andy

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Caziwinkles
12 Nov 2013 - 7:01 AM

Never knew they were so furry looking. Three stunners Carol - you must have such good eyesight! Smile

Carol

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Nikonuser1
Nikonuser1 e2 Member 2Nikonuser1 vcard United Kingdom9 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2013 - 7:02 AM

Super set Carol, V3 for meSmile

Cliff

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

ali63
ali63 e2 Member 2474 forum postsali63 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2013 - 7:03 AM

Superb images Carol, I have not seen one of these before,

Ali SmileSmile

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce e2 Member 6LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom98 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2013 - 7:19 AM

What a pretty, frilly beast, beautifully captured of course.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2013 - 7:25 AM

such pretty colourings....

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

SUE118
SUE118 e2 Member 6SUE118 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2013 - 7:28 AM

Beautifully captured and love the brown tones.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

annettep38
annettep38 e2 Member 3186 forum postsannettep38 vcard France32 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2013 - 7:35 AM

Oh he is so beautiful. How cute, like a little dunnock among skippers!

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

CaroleS
CaroleS e2 Member 434 forum postsCaroleS vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2013 - 7:46 AM

Well spotted, they are well coloured for this time of year.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Badgerfred
Badgerfred e2 Member 7Badgerfred vcard Wales
12 Nov 2013 - 8:02 AM

V1 my favourite Carol in this super set of images,
Fred.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

viscostatic
12 Nov 2013 - 8:11 AM

Not an insect that would be easily seen but you really show the beautiful colours and textures of the wings so well Carol.

Phil.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 7435 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom1024 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2013 - 8:53 AM

The subtle art of camouflage, beautifully conveyed.
Moira

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

unicorn17
unicorn17  6 Scotland
12 Nov 2013 - 8:55 AM

He looks like he has his fur coat on ! great detail ! Just so amazing on the beach as the sun comes up !

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

saeidNL
saeidNL  4 Netherlands3 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2013 - 9:01 AM

Three Fantastic and excellent captures,very well done,
saeid

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Irishkate
Irishkate e2 Member 4Irishkate vcard United Kingdom73 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2013 - 9:33 AM

All too good to choose a favourite.
Such a beautiful skipper with rich colours blending in with the surroundings.
Perfectly presented.
KateGrinGrinGrin

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

EileenH
EileenH  1 United Kingdom
12 Nov 2013 - 9:40 AM

Three great imagesSmile

Eileen

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

richmowil
richmowil e2 Member 5259 forum postsrichmowil vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2013 - 9:52 AM

Just finding them would have been a task - so well camouflaged!! Three excellent images!!Good detail, texture and colours, Carol!!

Last Modified By richmowil at 12 Nov 2013 - 9:53 AM

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

SlowSong
SlowSong e2 Member 64436 forum postsSlowSong vcard England29 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2013 - 10:03 AM

All wrapped up in its winter coat.
Smile

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2013 - 10:16 AM

Three really crisp clear shots Carol
always so sharp!
Lillian

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

NDODS
NDODS e2 Member 43242 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom103 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2013 - 11:11 AM

Three quite stunning captures of this beautiful Skipper. Both colour and detail are superb as always. Image one for me please Carol

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

fentiger
fentiger e2 Member 13915 forum postsfentiger vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2013 - 11:21 AM

What an unusual little butterfly and immaculately photographed as ever.

Albert

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

achieverswales
12 Nov 2013 - 11:28 AM

He has his fur coat on for winter Carol, wonderful captures.

Regards

Trev.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

PattiW
PattiW e2 Member 9PattiW vcard United States2 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2013 - 11:30 AM

Superb detail in this amazing skipper! So well camouflaged too with his winter coat! Great capture! PattiSmile

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Ray12
Ray12 e2 Member 175 forum postsRay12 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2013 - 11:42 AM

These types of images is what I want to aim for, (Q, new lens) 3 brilliant takes.. great detail, with gold fairy dust sprinkled all over its wings Grin

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

TonyDy
TonyDy e2 Member 5TonyDy vcard United Kingdom
12 Nov 2013 - 11:43 AM

Never seen one of these before, Carol - presumably the extra hair keeps it warm - great set.
Tony

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

fificat100
fificat100 e2 Member 3fificat100 vcard Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2013 - 12:13 PM

Beautiful detail on these three superb captures, Carol.

Lavina

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Joline
Joline e2 Member 8Joline vcard United States51 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2013 - 12:21 PM

What a beautiful fur coat he has.....I had to look twice to see him in the thumbSmile

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

prabhusinha
prabhusinha e2 Member 6prabhusinha vcard India3 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2013 - 2:42 PM

So cute & graceful.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Quoise
Quoise e2 Member 1261 forum postsQuoise vcard United Kingdom
12 Nov 2013 - 2:54 PM

Superb set

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland112 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2013 - 3:15 PM

Excellent detail here again, Carol, and I like the colour coordination across the frames.
R.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Gerryrys
Gerryrys  2 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2013 - 3:20 PM

Lots of furry detail Carol. Well seen and caught.

Gerry

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

mashwood10
mashwood10 e2 Member 2mashwood10 vcard United Kingdom
12 Nov 2013 - 3:32 PM

A fur coat to show off !!! Great shot Carol.

PamGrinGrin

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

ChristineD
ChristineD e2 Member 8ChristineD vcard England
12 Nov 2013 - 3:38 PM

Fabulous trio of detailed captures

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Fred263
Fred263 e2 Member 2Fred263 vcard United Kingdom
12 Nov 2013 - 3:43 PM

Great images, Carol.
Fred

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

AnneWorner
AnneWorner e2 Member 6612 forum postsAnneWorner vcard United States42 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2013 - 4:11 PM

This is a lovely little camouflage artist.

We saw hoards of butterflies in the park this weekend - an amazing sight.

Anne

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

TrevBatWCC
TrevBatWCC e2 Member 6TrevBatWCC vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2013 - 5:00 PM

He looks very hairy! Three super close-ups, Carol Smile
Trev Smile

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

GeorgePlatis
GeorgePlatis e2 Member 1GeorgePlatis vcard Greece1 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2013 - 5:35 PM

Fabulous macro captures, as always Carol !
George

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

tomcat
tomcat e2 Member 95916 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2013 - 7:35 PM

Evenin' Carol,
Three sparkly skippers indeedWink
A typical cool but blue sky Autumnal day today

Good chance of a ground frost this evening

Brrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Adrian

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8234 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2013 - 7:52 PM

A terrific set of images of this cameouflaged little character, he certainly is beautifully marked

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2013 - 10:39 PM

He's so fluffy looking and has a lovely glistenSmile
Joan.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

PaulLiley
PaulLiley  5 United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2013 - 9:40 AM

Excellent set almost iridescent in colour. paul

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

JuBarney
JuBarney e2 Member 3JuBarney vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2013 - 7:19 PM

Beautiful capture with the light on this little beauty.
Ju

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

- Original Poster Comments
- Your Posts

Add a Comment

You must be a member to leave a comment

Username:
Password:
Remember me:
Un-tick this box if you want to login each time you visit.