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Thank you to everyone who voted and commented on yesterday's Pearl Bordered Fritillary, much appreciated as always.

Here's another of the same species this time from underneath showing the wonderful pearls from which it gets it's name. This is one of my favourite British species, i love those amazing eyes.

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 50D
Lens:Canon 100mm f2.8 L IS
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:9 May 2012 - 10:55 AM
Focal Length:100mm
Aperture:f/11.0
Shutter Speed:1/80sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:400
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:No Flash
White Balance:Manual
Title:Pearl Bordered Fritillary
Username:NigelKiteley NigelKiteley
Uploaded:15 Nov 2012 - 1:34 PM
Tags:Butterflies, Close-up / macro, Pearl bordered fritillary, Wildlife / nature
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Votes:40

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TonyDy
TonyDy e2 Member 5TonyDy vcard United Kingdom
15 Nov 2012 - 1:49 PM

Beautiful shot., Nigel.
Tony

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Hermanus
Hermanus  2 South Africa
15 Nov 2012 - 1:50 PM

Wow !! This is a real beauty photographed from below !! A stunning photo if ever I saw one Smile

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Chinga
Chinga e2 Member 3Chinga vcard United Kingdom
15 Nov 2012 - 2:09 PM

Wow... So very well shot! Grin
Beautiful subject. IB

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User_Removed
15 Nov 2012 - 2:10 PM

Superb capture.
Alf.

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teocali
teocali e2 Member 6235 forum poststeocali vcard England18 Constructive Critique Points
15 Nov 2012 - 2:26 PM

Just when you think they can't get any better ......! An absolute stunner, Nigel. Detailed to perfection and great low POV.
Sylvia

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johnjones
johnjones  5 England
15 Nov 2012 - 2:56 PM

Wow excellent detail and colour and what a great pov A TOP SHOT.
JJ

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Richsr
Richsr e2 Member 790 forum postsRichsr vcard England209 Constructive Critique Points
15 Nov 2012 - 3:46 PM

Like the fine details and colours in this Nigel.
Regards Richard

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christinecilia
christinecilia e2 Member 2christinecilia vcard England
15 Nov 2012 - 3:59 PM

wow beautiful detail well done. christineGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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Margaret101
15 Nov 2012 - 6:57 PM

Wonderful shot!! Lovely colours!

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bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 91904 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
15 Nov 2012 - 8:12 PM

A blue eyed beauty.
Brian.

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8234 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
15 Nov 2012 - 9:02 PM

A stunning image Nigel, the detail, colours and clarity are flawless and I love the PoV

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WindowonWildlife
WindowonWildlife e2 Member 5WindowonWildlife vcard United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
15 Nov 2012 - 9:03 PM

Now that's just sublime Nigel Smile

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Irishkate
Irishkate e2 Member 4Irishkate vcard United Kingdom73 Constructive Critique Points
15 Nov 2012 - 9:56 PM

It is indeed a very beautiful butterfly and the eyes are amazing.
Perfection.
KateGrinGrinGrin

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Snapitt
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15 Nov 2012 - 10:02 PM

Excellent image Nigel. The detail and colours are first class.

Jane

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kazza12
kazza12  2 United Kingdom
16 Nov 2012 - 11:11 AM

you have captured a beautiful butterfly the detail is lovely SmileSmile

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