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Adonis blue (Polyommatus bellargus).
Taken at Rew down, Ventnor IW on 20 May 10.
f/5.6, 1/1000 sec, ISO 200, 105mm, aperture, centre weighted, hand held.
Thank you to all who viewed, voted and commented on my previous upload.
David

Camera:Nikon D300 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:Nikon 105 VR
Title:Adonis blue
Username:chalkhillblue chalkhillblue
Uploaded:28 Oct 2010 - 6:25 PM
Tags:Adonis blue, Butterflies, Close-up, Close-up / macro, Wildlife / nature
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VidB
VidB  6 United Kingdom11 Constructive Critique Points
28 Oct 2010 - 6:37 PM

Lovely detailed and colourful close-up image, well captured
Dave

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 8141 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
28 Oct 2010 - 6:38 PM

A superb close-up, David, wonderful colours and markings, pin sharp, and a very pleasing background. Carol

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NigelKiteley
28 Oct 2010 - 6:40 PM

A beautifuly detailed image David, especially when viewed large. Failed to even see one this year, on my wishlist for next year.

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bluetitblue
28 Oct 2010 - 6:44 PM

Great macro work excellent detail.

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pluckyfilly
pluckyfilly e2 Member 8293 forum postspluckyfilly vcard United Kingdom33 Constructive Critique Points
28 Oct 2010 - 7:07 PM

superb shot well detailed and pin sharp

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jeb2012
jeb2012  5 United Kingdom
28 Oct 2010 - 7:14 PM

Excellent capture

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wonkers
wonkers  5 United Kingdom
28 Oct 2010 - 7:17 PM

Beautiful.

Jill

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LukeParkinson
28 Oct 2010 - 7:31 PM

A cracking shot David! Well done

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Gezina
Gezina  8 United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
28 Oct 2010 - 8:04 PM

David this is beautifully captured with absolutely stunning detail throughout - lovely shot - Ina

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bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 91911 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
28 Oct 2010 - 8:44 PM

Immaculate detail as always in your images David. The textures in the wings are superb.
Brian.

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taggart
taggart e2 Member 1042 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
28 Oct 2010 - 9:05 PM

Excellent capture-- as brian says--Immaculate! Love the composition!
Jennnnnn

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Paul_cats
Paul_cats e2 Member 861 forum postsPaul_cats vcard Scotland22 Constructive Critique Points
28 Oct 2010 - 9:15 PM

Stunning detail and a great comp.
Paul

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teocali
teocali e2 Member 6249 forum poststeocali vcard England18 Constructive Critique Points
28 Oct 2010 - 9:39 PM

Simply beautiful David - wonderful light, detail and tones and fantastic textures and wing patterning. Top shot as always- fabulous.
Sylvia

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NeilWigan
NeilWigan  4 England15 Constructive Critique Points
28 Oct 2010 - 10:19 PM

Great capture.

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Daisymaye
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29 Oct 2010 - 1:37 AM

Fabulous detail and light............Sandy

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PhilT2
PhilT2 e2 Member 4104 forum postsPhilT2 vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
29 Oct 2010 - 9:43 AM

Magnificent specimen. Great work

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jase147
jase147  4 United Kingdom
29 Oct 2010 - 9:44 AM

lovely detailed close up , great shot

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8235 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
30 Oct 2010 - 2:57 PM

A fantastic close up, the detail and colours are outstanding. I only managed to see one of these this year and didn't manage to catch it on camera

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TerryMcK
TerryMcK  671 forum posts United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
1 Nov 2010 - 10:08 AM

Perfectly captured, David. Finely detailed throughout.
Terry

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FeatherFriend
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3 Nov 2010 - 10:14 AM

A superb macro shot David, cracking detail and color,
Geoff.

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soulofharmony

lovely quality shot ...!

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RonnieAG e2 Member 5139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland112 Constructive Critique Points
7 Nov 2010 - 5:00 AM

Superb shot.
Ronnie.

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