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Thank you to those who voted and commented on yesterdays upload,very much appreciated,a pair of female Chalkhill blues at roost,

John.

Sorry folks after having another long look I do think they are actually males,

John.

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 5D MkIII
Lens:EF100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:3 Aug 2013 - 6:46 AM
Focal Length:100mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/2.8
Aperture:f/10.0
Shutter Speed:1/125sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:640
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Center-weighted average
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Manual
Title:Male Chalkhill Blues
Username:john_starkey john_starkey
Uploaded:14 Aug 2013 - 6:08 PM
Tags:Butterflies, Close up, Macro, Nature, Wildlife, Wildlife / nature
Votes:52

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NigelKiteley
NigelKiteley e2 Member 5NigelKiteley vcard 1 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2013 - 6:13 PM

Outstanding double capture John, you kept this one quiet Grin!

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richmowil
richmowil e2 Member 5240 forum postsrichmowil vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2013 - 6:23 PM

Excellent Image!!

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capto
capto e2 Member 2925 forum postscapto vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2013 - 6:37 PM

A perfectly balanced image, a beauty.Smile

ivor

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Ray_Seagrove
Ray_Seagrove e2 Member 5Ray_Seagrove vcard United Kingdom
14 Aug 2013 - 6:46 PM

Great shot John well done.

Ray

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8231 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2013 - 6:48 PM

A beautifully balanced pair of chalkhill blues John, well done you for spotting these perched on the harebells

Last Modified By Glostopcat at 14 Aug 2013 - 6:49 PM

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leontari
leontari e2 Member 1leontari vcard Greece
14 Aug 2013 - 6:51 PM

An excellently balanced composition!
Effrossini

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franken
franken e2 Member 113024 forum postsfranken vcard Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2013 - 7:19 PM

Outstanding image here.

Ken

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bumbleb3
bumbleb3  8356 forum posts United Kingdom
14 Aug 2013 - 7:36 PM

superb photography
sandy

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Holmewood
Holmewood e2 Member 1Holmewood vcard United Kingdom
14 Aug 2013 - 8:01 PM

Fantastic shot

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Snapitt
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14 Aug 2013 - 8:11 PM

A lovely capture John.

Jane

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Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2013 - 8:12 PM

Females? Ok take your word for it John....
But such a perfect image
Lillian

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john_starkey
14 Aug 2013 - 8:18 PM


Quote: Females? Ok take your word for it John....
But such a perfect image
Lillian

Hi Lillian,you could be right actually because I keep looking at them and think they may be male's,but then again I do think they are faded female's,Wink,
John.

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AlexAppleby
14 Aug 2013 - 8:37 PM

Double Wow! Fantastic shot.

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john_starkey
14 Aug 2013 - 8:56 PM


Quote: Females? Ok take your word for it John....
But such a perfect image
Lillian

Hi Lillian,you could be right actually because I keep looking at them and think they may be male's,but then again I do think they are faded female's,Wink,
John.

Lillian after another look I think they are actually Males Blush

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pluckyfilly
pluckyfilly e2 Member 7282 forum postspluckyfilly vcard United Kingdom33 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2013 - 9:22 PM

How long did you wait to get this pose? Fantastic, I am more than impressed

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TonyDy
TonyDy e2 Member 5TonyDy vcard United Kingdom
14 Aug 2013 - 9:57 PM

Superb shot, John.
Tony

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fishiee
fishiee  10460 forum posts United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
15 Aug 2013 - 12:15 PM

Super composition and captured perfectly. Definitely a couple of Males Smile

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15 Aug 2013 - 12:17 PM

Great shot

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DerekL
DerekL e2 Member 9100 forum postsDerekL vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
15 Aug 2013 - 2:10 PM

Whatever sex they are, they make a great image John.

Derek

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