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I stood and watched this little Speckled Wood for ages. He was guarding his territory and taking on all comers! Not only other Speckled Woods were chased off, but any bumble bee, fly, even a Large White was chased off!

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon PowerShot SX240 HS
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:7 Jul 2013 - 1:41 PM
Focal Length:90mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/6.8
Aperture:f/6.8
Shutter Speed:1/160sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:200
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:On Guard
Username:KarenFB KarenFB
Uploaded:12 Jul 2013 - 7:56 AM
Tags:Butterfly, Insect, Speckled wood, Wildlife / nature
Votes:24

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debu
debu  4 India
12 Jul 2013 - 7:57 AM

Lovely detailed image.
debu

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Badgerfred
Badgerfred e2 Member 7Badgerfred vcard Wales
12 Jul 2013 - 8:03 AM

Fine capture Karen, nice detail,
Fred.

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boov
boov  2 United Kingdom
12 Jul 2013 - 11:34 AM

Tis a fine image.....

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tomcat
tomcat e2 Member 96178 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
12 Jul 2013 - 11:46 AM

A bit like the Hairstreaks, for being territorialSmile

Adrian

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 8146 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
12 Jul 2013 - 3:33 PM

Great capture, Karen, the garden is full of these at present Smile Carol

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williamsloan e2 Member 4williamsloan vcard Northern Ireland1 Constructive Critique Points
12 Jul 2013 - 4:30 PM

a great shot.

billy

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KarenFB
KarenFB Junior Gallery Team 84354 forum posts England163 Constructive Critique Points
12 Jul 2013 - 6:00 PM

Thanks everyone! Smile

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Glostopcat e2 Member 8246 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2013 - 6:48 PM

A cracking close up Karen, you've captured its wing markings in such intricate detail

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KarenFB
KarenFB Junior Gallery Team 84354 forum posts England163 Constructive Critique Points
13 Jul 2013 - 7:20 PM

Thanks Ed! Grin

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Growmore e2 Member 5Growmore vcard England3 Constructive Critique Points
14 Jul 2013 - 10:31 AM

This is a real stunner, fantastic detail.

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