Speckled Wood

By CaroleS
A Speckled Wood with just a hint of a shadow for Shadow Saturday.

A big thank you to Annette for her User Award on my Bedruthan Steps image and for all comments and votes.


Tags: Butterflies General Close-up and macro Speckled wood Wildlife and nature

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Hermanus 4 4 South Africa
23 Nov 2013 2:29PM
An excellent capture with super light Carole !GrinGrin

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23 Nov 2013 2:33PM
another very fine capture Carole
capto Plus
4 4.0k 8 United Kingdom
23 Nov 2013 2:51PM
Excellent effect from the back lighting.Smile

Maiwand Plus
9 3 72 England
23 Nov 2013 2:59PM
Lovely shot and image Carole.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
23 Nov 2013 3:36PM
A fine shot of the butterfly Carole,
but the BG is far too dark for me to see the speckled wood !!
Never mind that one about not seeing the wood for the trees,
I can't see the wood for the butterfly !!
Mollycat Plus
3 11 2 United Kingdom
23 Nov 2013 3:39PM
Great capture sitting on that beatifully coloured flower. Grin Peter.
Fefe Plus
4 23 31 United Kingdom
23 Nov 2013 3:39PM
Lovely shot!
achieverswales 6 8 101 Wales
23 Nov 2013 4:08PM
Wonderful control of lighting Carole.


23 Nov 2013 4:12PM
An excellent capture
TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
23 Nov 2013 4:14PM
Lovely back-lighting too, Carole Smile Excellent piece of work Wink
Trev Smile
7 10 10 England
23 Nov 2013 4:22PM
This is very lovely indeed.
lovely close up. christineGrinGrinGrinGrin
6 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
23 Nov 2013 4:46PM
A very well observed, composed, exposed and captured entomological image with beautiful colour sharp detail and glorious light Carole...

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin
nonur Plus
7 17 11 Turkey
23 Nov 2013 4:56PM
A marvelous work, Carole.
bobsblues 6 10 2 United Kingdom
23 Nov 2013 4:58PM
Cracking capture Carole well done
tomcat 11 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
23 Nov 2013 5:33PM
Works well Carol

Lillian Plus
7 22 17 United Kingdom
23 Nov 2013 5:53PM
The light coming through ..beautiful
Lovely image Carole
23 Nov 2013 5:57PM
walking so delicately
23 Nov 2013 7:30PM
Great capture.

Mike_S 5 United Kingdom
23 Nov 2013 7:54PM
Simply beautiful.

annettep38 Plus
5 218 40 Costa Rica
23 Nov 2013 11:40PM
lovely light through the wings!
andylea 8 37 1 United Kingdom
24 Nov 2013 6:41AM
fantastic detail carole wonderful light and tones a stunner nice one Wink
ChiliMan 10 135 17 Singapore
24 Nov 2013 8:24AM
Ooo...love the light coming throught that wing and all the detail and colour! The flower has turned out so well too.

Nice one, Carole Smile

24 Nov 2013 8:37AM
Beautiful image Carole, very well done indeed.

John Smile
moiral 6 12 Scotland
24 Nov 2013 9:17AM
Simply beautiful Carole. Moira
Chinga Plus
5 3 1 United Kingdom
25 Nov 2013 6:29AM
Gorgeous, and a sublime use of focus here... IB
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
7 Dec 2013 1:01PM
You've caught this splendid looking butterfly in some excellent light

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