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Skipper

Camera:Nikon D200 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:tamron 180mm Check out Totally Tamron!
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Title:Skipper
Username:taggart taggart
Uploaded:7 Sep 2008 - 3:04 PM
Tags:General, Insect, Pennsylvania, Skipper, Usa, Wildlife / nature
Votes:119

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8231 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2008 - 3:12 PM

A stunning macro shot Jennnnn, wonderful lighting and detail

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jdenman
jdenman  6 Spain5 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2008 - 3:15 PM

Fantastic !!!!!
John

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Arty
Arty  11 United Kingdom
7 Sep 2008 - 3:19 PM

Superb shot!
Arty.

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Graham_P
Graham_P  7 United Kingdom19 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2008 - 3:32 PM

Another super shot Jennn, great light on this one.
Graham.

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cassiecat
cassiecat  639 forum posts England46 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2008 - 3:32 PM

nice one

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LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce e2 Member 6LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom97 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2008 - 3:37 PM

Gorgeous macro

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Bob_V
Bob_V  6 United States2 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2008 - 3:38 PM

Another marvelous capture Jenn, such great work.
Bob

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sunshot
sunshot  9 United Kingdom
7 Sep 2008 - 3:46 PM

captured beautifully Jennnnnnn, love the way the light lights up the flower, great detail when viewed LARGE

marc

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Scaramanga
Scaramanga e2 Member 637 forum postsScaramanga vcard United Kingdom5 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2008 - 3:48 PM

Fantastic composition, colour and depth of focus, a beauty.

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Joop_Snijder
7 Sep 2008 - 3:49 PM

Beautiful light and great angle. Very well captured.

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Buffalo_Tom
Buffalo_Tom e2 Member 82322 forum postsBuffalo_Tom vcard Wales9 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2008 - 3:52 PM

Beautiful light and detail Jennn.
Tom.

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2008 - 3:54 PM

Wow, Jenn, yet another superb butterfly image! The lighting in this is magnificent, very well captured and presented. Carol

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Paddy
Paddy  11254 forum posts England8 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2008 - 4:02 PM

brilliant, just love it .. SmileP

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ChrisWallace
7 Sep 2008 - 4:05 PM

Lovely image, the light on this is great Jennn.
Chris

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FeatherFriend
FeatherFriend e2 Member 6FeatherFriend vcard England216 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2008 - 4:08 PM

Trying to get Macro half as good as this Jen, out of my comfort zone at the moment though, a superb shot in all respects.
Geoff.

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Newtman
Newtman  85 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2008 - 4:10 PM

Lovely backlighting on this one. Superb.
David

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cjl47
cjl47  6 England3 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2008 - 4:32 PM

Another excellent macro. Lovely shot, super colour and detail.
chris

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Alan_Baseley
Alan_Baseley e2 Member 13321 forum postsAlan_Baseley vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2008 - 4:57 PM

Super shot,
Alan

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Angi_Wallace
Angi_Wallace e2 Member 6172 forum postsAngi_Wallace vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2008 - 4:59 PM

Oh this one is special Jenn, I love the lighting. Great stuff. Angi

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blacky
blacky  6 England1 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2008 - 5:06 PM

excellent shot great little butterfly

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SoulOfNature
7 Sep 2008 - 5:08 PM

This is stunning , a very good macro with lots of detail and the lighting is superb.

Jean x

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Bodiewil
Bodiewil e2 Member 646 forum postsBodiewil vcard Wales
7 Sep 2008 - 5:14 PM

Wow Jennn thats awesome again

Dave

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Portknockie
7 Sep 2008 - 5:19 PM

A beautiful shot Jennnnn..the detail is superb as is the sharpness....Looks like the lens is coming good..Smile

Don

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GalleryGirl
7 Sep 2008 - 5:37 PM

Corrrr fabulous!
Marilyn x

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Sylviwhalley
Sylviwhalley e2 Member 797 forum postsSylviwhalley vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2008 - 5:45 PM

Stunning macro, gorgeous light, detail and colours.
Sylvia

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mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 7396 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom971 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2008 - 6:10 PM

Your world through your eyes.
Love the light brushing the insect's head and back. Love everything about it, basically.
Moira

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KevSB
KevSB  101406 forum posts United Kingdom5 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2008 - 6:34 PM

supurb

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franfoto
franfoto  6 England32 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2008 - 6:50 PM

Hi Jenn,
I love the angle of this and the light falling on the flower. The detail and presentation is your rightful trade mark.
Thanks for your comments on fly, we are having a beach holiday, yes.
Regards
Fran

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bombebit
bombebit  6 Denmark
7 Sep 2008 - 6:50 PM

simply superb....

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Hebe
Hebe  6 United Kingdom
7 Sep 2008 - 7:09 PM

Outstanding photography here.

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gary_d
gary_d e2 Member 6519 forum postsgary_d vcard Wales12 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2008 - 7:54 PM

I agree with Hebe but its what we have come to expect from you Jenn. - gary

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piccy
piccy  8 Wales
7 Sep 2008 - 8:15 PM

Caught the light beautifully on this one (as usual). A great image.
Freda

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BrokenAir
BrokenAir  6 United Kingdom
7 Sep 2008 - 8:17 PM

Stunning ^_^

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Wooly
Wooly  8112 forum posts England4 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2008 - 8:32 PM

Very nice capture Jennnnn.

Alan

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exposure
exposure e2 Member 101307 forum postsexposure vcard England
7 Sep 2008 - 9:03 PM

Beautiful lighting and detail Jennn lovely tones and a beautiful composition.
Pauline.

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norton
norton  10 United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2008 - 9:17 PM

Excellent image Jennnnn,the light and detail are fantastic,well composed and captured..............

Tony.

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Joline
Joline e2 Member 8Joline vcard United States51 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2008 - 9:32 PM

The reflection of the flower on the butterfly is quite amazing. You certainly chose the perfect time for this shot.

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imagio
imagio  7 England1 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2008 - 9:33 PM

Superb detail Jennn

Bernie

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KKmoments
KKmoments  8 United Kingdom
7 Sep 2008 - 9:46 PM

Love it Jennnn the lighting on this is pure class highlighting those finer details of both the skipper and the beautiful bloom.. Karen Smile

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MRSbiscuit60
7 Sep 2008 - 9:48 PM

Wonderful capture. Trish

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GillyB
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7 Sep 2008 - 9:49 PM

Outstanding work Jennnn, this is superb.

gill

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fentiger
fentiger e2 Member 13915 forum postsfentiger vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2008 - 10:23 PM

Nothing to add to what's been said Jennnn only a vote.

Albert

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Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 7Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2008 - 10:58 PM

Another beautiful image Jennn. Gorgeous.
Ron

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plugin  9 Canada
8 Sep 2008 - 1:17 AM

Beautiful image.. great lighting..
Jim

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MandyS
MandyS  7 United Kingdom
8 Sep 2008 - 1:47 AM

Stunning composition deserves all these wonderful remarks and more.
~ Mandy ~

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TyChee
TyChee e2 Member 9187 forum postsTyChee vcard United States1 Constructive Critique Points
8 Sep 2008 - 1:58 AM

Perfection!
Ty

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GlenD
GlenD  7 United States
8 Sep 2008 - 4:55 AM

I love skippers Jennn, this is a wonderful composition, great light and detail but what else from you huh Wink
Caught a Long Tailed one with it's wings open when I was home, didn't know they had a lovely blue inside there got loads with wings closed, Bg needs some work so maybe I'll get on that next.
Love this
Glen

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hebdens
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8 Sep 2008 - 8:16 AM

gorgeous capture, comp and light super.
Tracy

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ChristineL
8 Sep 2008 - 8:18 AM

oooooooh lovely light Jennn,
Chris.

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Possum
Possum  7148 forum posts England
8 Sep 2008 - 4:31 PM

I got armache scrolling down!
Love the backlit wing edges here.
Allie

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AnneWorner e2 Member 6606 forum postsAnneWorner vcard United States41 Constructive Critique Points
8 Sep 2008 - 9:39 PM

Good camera shooting Jenn - lovely image. (I'm still envious) Smile
Anne

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8 Sep 2008 - 10:52 PM

WOW...that is amazing.
Hilary

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ChazB
ChazB e2 Member 964 forum postsChazB vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
9 Sep 2008 - 3:57 PM

Ecellent detail and love how the light catches the hairs on the wings.
Charlotte

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SandraKay
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9 Sep 2008 - 4:46 PM

A truly fine capture.
Sandra

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9 Sep 2008 - 10:17 PM

Vote #103 - well deserved!
Johanna

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helenlinda e2 Member 7337 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
10 Sep 2008 - 1:28 PM

Stunning backlight.
Helen

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KTB
KTB  6 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
11 Sep 2008 - 2:18 AM

Your portfolio is fantastic !

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JimV
JimV e2 Member 8JimV vcard Canada3 Constructive Critique Points
11 Sep 2008 - 3:50 AM

Down here I've got nothing to add to the above Jennn, superb as always!
Rgds., Jim

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CherryMartin
11 Sep 2008 - 5:52 AM

Outstanding capture Jenn, his tummy ever glows from the lavender flower.

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photophantom
13 Sep 2008 - 1:25 AM

Just one word Jenn.

BRAVO

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