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Another Blue Morpho (Morpho peleides) butterfly from RHS, Wisley.
Many thanks for your continued support - very much appreciated Smile

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 7D
Lens:EF70-200mm f/2.8L IS II USM
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:9 Feb 2011 - 1:57 PM
Focal Length:135mm 1.5m from subject tripod
Lens Max Aperture:f/2.8
Aperture:f/14.0
Shutter Speed:0.3sec
Exposure Comp:-4/3
ISO:100
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
Title:Blue Morpho (Morpho peleides)
Username:teocali teocali
Uploaded:11 Feb 2011 - 4:20 PM
Tags:Blue, Butterfly, Close-up / macro, Insect, Morpho, Peleides, Rhs, Teocali, Wisley
Votes:56

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye e2 Member 5Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
11 Feb 2011 - 4:25 PM

Beautifully captured. The colour is wonderful and great detail.......Sandy

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patspeirs
patspeirs  7 Scotland
11 Feb 2011 - 4:34 PM

Unbelievable colours - a fine shot of a magnificent creature.

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Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 4Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
11 Feb 2011 - 4:42 PM

The colours are so well captured here Sylvia
and overall a real winning shot
beautiful
Lillian

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7125 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
11 Feb 2011 - 5:00 PM

Absolutely stunning, Sylvia, the textures and colours in the wings is sheer perfection, as is the image itself. Carol

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Shroomer
Shroomer  7 England167 Constructive Critique Points
11 Feb 2011 - 5:02 PM

DOF and exposure plus composition are all superb Sylvia. Great use of the long exposure
Love it
Richard

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andy210966
11 Feb 2011 - 5:06 PM

Super image Sylvia - details are wonderful!

Andy

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franfoto
franfoto  6 England32 Constructive Critique Points
11 Feb 2011 - 5:18 PM

Wonderful detail, colour & DOF Sylvia, quite spectacular...on my shortlist.
Fran

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Alvar
Alvar  7 France2 Constructive Critique Points
11 Feb 2011 - 5:21 PM

Perfection Sylvia.... what more can I saySmile
Alvar

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LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce e2 Member 5LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom96 Constructive Critique Points
11 Feb 2011 - 5:36 PM

WOW!!!

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SUE118
SUE118 e2 Member 5SUE118 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
11 Feb 2011 - 5:52 PM

Excellent work.

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Imagephotographics

Beautiful capture indeed

Chris

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helenlinda
helenlinda e2 Member 6337 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
11 Feb 2011 - 6:22 PM

Such wonderful colours Sylvia
Helen

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pluckyfilly
pluckyfilly e2 Member 7282 forum postspluckyfilly vcard United Kingdom33 Constructive Critique Points
11 Feb 2011 - 6:33 PM

conveniently settled on a contrasting colourful plant and a beautiful butterfly shot

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Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 7Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
11 Feb 2011 - 7:04 PM

Very very nice capture Sylvia. Wonderfully exposed to show the great irridescant colours.
Ron

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VidB
VidB  5 United Kingdom11 Constructive Critique Points
11 Feb 2011 - 7:16 PM

That is beautiful Sylvia, great detail and the vivid colours are fantastic, top class work
Dave

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Chinga
Chinga e2 Member 3Chinga vcard United Kingdom
11 Feb 2011 - 7:46 PM

Beautiful....
IB

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Yogendra
Yogendra e2 Member 10Yogendra vcard United Kingdom
11 Feb 2011 - 8:20 PM

Beautiful shot with wonderful colour and details, Superb.

Yogendra

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andylea
andylea e2 Member 537 forum postsandylea vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
11 Feb 2011 - 8:41 PM

fantastic colour and detail sylvia a stunning capture love it Wink
andy

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bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 81873 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
11 Feb 2011 - 8:48 PM

Best of the series so far I think Sylvia.That gorgeous Blue if shown off beautifully against the flowers colour.
Congrats on the GEA.
Brian.

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Ray42
Ray42  6 England3 Constructive Critique Points
11 Feb 2011 - 9:04 PM

An excellent shot - congratulations on a well deserved UA and GEA

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4133 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland110 Constructive Critique Points
12 Feb 2011 - 3:13 AM

Superb shot, Sylvia, and many congrats on the GEA.
Ronnie.

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Dinney
Dinney  5 England2 Constructive Critique Points
13 Feb 2011 - 2:44 PM

Superb Sylvia, love the colours in this shot.
Kev

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brownsilent
brownsilent e2 Member 7brownsilent vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
13 Feb 2011 - 4:24 PM

Wow Sylvia, the combination of colours and the clearness of the image are fantastic.
Johanna

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8226 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
15 Feb 2011 - 9:23 PM

Such a gorgeous butterfly you've captured here, the colours are simply glorious

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