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Roosting Adonis blue

By Mike_Young
Hi folks many thanks for yesterdays votes and comments, thank you very much to thevalleywalker for his UA

Today its the turn of an Adonis blue , I found this one going to roost late one evening, I've included another version of an Adonis on my fore finger, to give an idea of scale, it was a bit of a struggle to take this one, my arms were just long enough for a one handed shot LOL

Tags: Butterfly Close-up and macro Roosting Adonis blue Wildlife and nature

Voters: pronabk, lesliea, Devon_Wild and 42 more

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Richsr Plus
9 91 223 England
17 Aug 2011 8:52AM
Like the angle and good details and tones too, certainly small aren't they

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john_starkey 6 1 3 United Kingdom
17 Aug 2011 8:57AM
Both version's are lovely shot's,I am hoping to get some Adonis Blue this weekend,

17 Aug 2011 8:58AM
A lovely image.
Brian65 7 2 United Kingdom
17 Aug 2011 9:20AM
2 Lovely images Mike, thanks for the finger printsTongueWink
User_Removed 6 48 1 United Kingdom
17 Aug 2011 9:24AM
Two cracking macro images.
TonyDy Plus
7 5 2 United Kingdom
17 Aug 2011 11:26AM
Very good close-up work, Mike.
17 Aug 2011 1:12PM
Splendid detailed images.

JackieB 6 18 3 United Kingdom
17 Aug 2011 2:36PM
Didn't realise they were quite that small, excellent capture

17 Aug 2011 4:44PM
Excellent macros!
tomcat 11 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
17 Aug 2011 6:46PM

pluckyfilly Plus
10 351 33 United Kingdom
17 Aug 2011 8:01PM
give me a few weeks and if they are still about I will give you a little competitionSmile superb shot both of them
17 Aug 2011 8:24PM
Superb image Mike! Very very well captured & presented - love the angle. Lou
17 Aug 2011 9:16PM
Excellent detailed shot.
Lillian Plus
7 22 17 United Kingdom
17 Aug 2011 9:33PM
Lucky you Mike wonderful shots both of them
17 Aug 2011 9:45PM
Two lovely shots and great detail.Well done..Lin
Anna62 5 1 Australia
18 Aug 2011 10:25AM
Extremely sharp images Mike. Well done Smile

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