Hedge Brown

By Glostopcat  
A gatekeeper or hedge brown butterfly I spotted beside the Gloucester to Sharpness canal in Hempsted Gloucester back in early August.

Tags: Close-up and macro Gloucester Glos Gloucester to sharpness canal Hedge brown Wildlife and nature Gatekeeper butterfly

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Andysnapper 7 109 25 England
8 Nov 2012 6:32AM
A lovely shot, such rich colours.


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CarolG Plus
9 192 18 Greece
8 Nov 2012 6:48AM
A beauty, Ed, lovely markings. Tipping it down with rain right now Sad Carol
Hermanus 3 4 South Africa
8 Nov 2012 6:52AM
Beautiful hairy butterfly Smile Great photo !!
KarenFB Plus
9 4.6k 167 England
8 Nov 2012 7:29AM
I'm missing the butterflies already! Glad to see this little beauty! Smile
helenlinda Plus
8 342 22 United Kingdom
8 Nov 2012 7:29AM
A fine capture Ed Smile
EAS 6 1 13 Scotland
8 Nov 2012 7:48AM
Details, texture, colours and focus - all 1st rate!

Briwooly 10 452 5 England
8 Nov 2012 8:11AM
Another cracking Butterfly image Ed

A little beauty, lovely image,
8 Nov 2012 8:18AM
Superb image and well captured
8 Nov 2012 8:33AM
another beauty..
Ade_Osman 12 4.5k 36 England
8 Nov 2012 8:40AM
Blimey, what did you do this morning?.....Poop the bed I reckon getting up this early, I wondered what the funny smell was in the car last week Tongue

RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
8 Nov 2012 8:56AM
Excellent as ever, Ed.
mickyr 6
8 Nov 2012 9:25AM
great shot
Irishkate Plus
5 33 92 United Kingdom
8 Nov 2012 11:05AM
Another lovely butterfly to remind us what we might see next summer -
Ever the optimist!
Maiwand Plus
9 3 71 England
8 Nov 2012 11:08AM
Superb detail Ed.
Brian65 6 2 United Kingdom
8 Nov 2012 2:13PM
Great shot Ed, detail spot on.
AnnChown Plus
6 197 1 United Kingdom
8 Nov 2012 2:57PM
Super hairy detail Ed!
mikbee 8 3 8 Scotland
8 Nov 2012 3:05PM
Another splendid close up Ed.
And how does Ade know you were in your bed at all ?
You might have just got in from a night on the Raz !!
rayme330 Plus
4 17 1 United Kingdom
8 Nov 2012 4:15PM
Stunning detail and colour, Ed.

pluckyfilly Plus
9 350 33 United Kingdom
8 Nov 2012 5:06PM
Beautifully detailed butterfly Ed
saeidNL 6 3 Netherlands
8 Nov 2012 5:35PM
Fantastic and lovelu capture,ED,very well done,
Glostopcat Plus
9 255 2 England
8 Nov 2012 6:11PM

Quote:Blimey, what did you do this morning?.....Poop the bed I reckon getting up this early, I wondered what the funny smell was in the car last week Tongue


That was you mate it must have been that organic cider that you bought from the farmers market on Corn Street and drank at lunchtime!Tongue
8 Nov 2012 6:35PM
Wonderful detail ED, can almost feel those hairs mate Wink
6 9 10 England
8 Nov 2012 7:15PM
Lovely colour and detail Ed.
Glostopcat Plus
9 255 2 England
8 Nov 2012 9:00PM
Many thanks for all your c&c's folks and Ade your japes are almost as bad as your photoshop skills!Wink
bricurtis Plus
10 2.0k 49 England
8 Nov 2012 9:54PM
Super image Ed - a well defined specimen.
PaulLiley 6 2 13 United Kingdom
9 Nov 2012 10:35PM
Superb detail Ed. A classic. paul
bunbeam 10 2 United Kingdom
9 Nov 2012 10:46PM
Tibetan 3 3 England
11 Nov 2012 1:48PM
Top shot again Ed, like it well done regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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