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Many thanks for all your kind votes and comments on the lovely girl!

Here is something really new:
The great banded grayling. I had sorted it with the woodland graylings and it was Chris who said: But this one is different.. I had thought it is yet another subspecies but no it is my first decent picture of Brintesia circe

Brand:NIKON CORPORATION
Camera:Nikon D800 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor 200-400mm f/4G IF-ED Check out Nikon Nation!
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:1 Sep 2013 - 5:29 PM
Focal Length:400mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/4.0
Aperture:f/10.0
Shutter Speed:1/1600sec
Exposure Comp:-2/3
ISO:800
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:the new grayling!
Username:annettep38 annettep38
Uploaded:18 Sep 2013 - 10:44 PM
Tags:Brintesia circe, Butterflies, Butterfly, Great banded grayling, Insect, Wildlife / nature
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Danny1970
Danny1970 e2 Member 1Danny1970 vcard United Kingdom
18 Sep 2013 - 10:56 PM

A fantastic capture.....lovely colours and detailSmile

Danny

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LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce e2 Member 6LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom98 Constructive Critique Points
18 Sep 2013 - 11:20 PM

And a very decent picture it is too!

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Irishkate
Irishkate e2 Member 4Irishkate vcard United Kingdom73 Constructive Critique Points
18 Sep 2013 - 11:39 PM

Your knowledge of the various species of butterflies is amazing Annette.
This Great Banded Grayling is lovely - well spotted and captured.
KateGrinGrinGrin:

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mikbee
mikbee e2 Member 7mikbee vcard Scotland7 Constructive Critique Points
18 Sep 2013 - 11:45 PM

Love the ''grotty'' colours Annette !!
Good close up.
Mick.

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taggart
taggart e2 Member 1042 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
18 Sep 2013 - 11:50 PM

A splendid view of this interesting butterfly, also an artistic composition, as ones eyes follow the flowers corner to corner taking in the butterfly as they move!

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Chinga
Chinga e2 Member 3Chinga vcard United Kingdom
19 Sep 2013 - 12:05 AM

Beautiful! A wonderful capture and study... Grin
IB

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achieverswales
19 Sep 2013 - 12:37 AM

A beauty Annette.

Regards

Trev.

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PattiW
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19 Sep 2013 - 12:42 AM

Excellent! PattiSmileSmileSmile

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Hermanus
Hermanus  2 South Africa
19 Sep 2013 - 4:20 AM

An excellent capture of this lovely butterfly Annette !!

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ddolfelin
ddolfelin e2 Member 234 forum postsddolfelin vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
19 Sep 2013 - 5:44 AM

I didn't recognise it either.
I thought a Grayling was a fish.
Great picture, Annette.

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland112 Constructive Critique Points
19 Sep 2013 - 5:45 AM

the detail captured is excellent, Annette, and I go along with Jenn's remark re. overall composition.
Ronnie.

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece17 Constructive Critique Points
19 Sep 2013 - 5:57 AM

A superb spot and capture, Annette. Carol

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fentiger
fentiger e2 Member 13915 forum postsfentiger vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
19 Sep 2013 - 7:38 AM

A very fine macro capture with pin sharp detail.

Albert

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digital_boi
19 Sep 2013 - 8:38 AM

well positioned in frame Annette superb detail and colour fine work

GrahamGrinGrinGrinGrin

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 e2 Member 41054 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England136 Constructive Critique Points
19 Sep 2013 - 9:01 AM

Top marks for composition and identification, Annette. Made your mind up about those lenses yet? TongueGrin

Dave

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CaroleS
CaroleS e2 Member 434 forum postsCaroleS vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
19 Sep 2013 - 10:07 AM

Excellent composition and love the colour tonesSmile

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Joline
Joline e2 Member 8Joline vcard United States51 Constructive Critique Points
19 Sep 2013 - 11:43 AM

Lovely.

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lonely_oryx
lonely_oryx e2 Member 661 forum postslonely_oryx vcard England54 Constructive Critique Points
19 Sep 2013 - 12:16 PM

Excellent detail

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sweetpea62
sweetpea62 e2 Member 4sweetpea62 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
19 Sep 2013 - 12:50 PM

Beautifully captured Annette..Lin

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
19 Sep 2013 - 1:20 PM

Your knowledge astounds me.
Joan.

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Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 7Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
19 Sep 2013 - 2:08 PM

Top quality capture Annette. Really lovely and even more so since it was taken at 400mm !!!!! Superb.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Ron

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Alan_Baseley
Alan_Baseley e2 Member 13321 forum postsAlan_Baseley vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
19 Sep 2013 - 2:13 PM

Great capture Annette. Focus and exposure spot on,
Alan

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christinecilia
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19 Sep 2013 - 3:15 PM

stunning photo lovely dof. christineGrinGrinGrinGrin

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prabhusinha
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19 Sep 2013 - 3:18 PM

Hope U get some more from your trip.

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GeorgePlatis
GeorgePlatis e2 Member 1GeorgePlatis vcard Greece1 Constructive Critique Points
19 Sep 2013 - 4:07 PM

Fabulous capture !

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Holmewood
Holmewood e2 Member 1Holmewood vcard United Kingdom
19 Sep 2013 - 5:02 PM

That is lovely Annette. Cathy

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Tynnwrlluniau
Tynnwrlluniau e2 Member 439 forum postsTynnwrlluniau vcard Wales36 Constructive Critique Points
19 Sep 2013 - 5:40 PM

Wonderful capture!
Alun

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ColleenA
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19 Sep 2013 - 8:42 PM

What a beauty, perfectly captured Annette

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netta1234
netta1234 e2 Member 2186 forum postsnetta1234 vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
19 Sep 2013 - 9:59 PM

This is a beautiful imageSmileNettaSmileSmileSmile

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8234 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
19 Sep 2013 - 10:41 PM

A fine shot of this well cameouflaged and elusive butterfly, I'm most impressed that you've managed to track down and photographe a grayling. They are very hard to find over here

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ValeryAst
ValeryAst  2 Russian Federation
20 Sep 2013 - 9:43 PM

A splendid macro!Smile
Regards Valery

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gajewski
gajewski e2 Member 10gajewski vcard United States9 Constructive Critique Points
21 Sep 2013 - 6:20 AM

Great shot, Annette -- and good eye, Chris. Smile
-=\Walter

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