Orange Tip(m) - Anthocharis cardamines.

By Badgerfred
Captured on a walk along the River Rhymney.

V2 added after sharpening V1 slightly.

Tags: Butterfly Wildlife and nature FJE1217 IMGP1434

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Daisymaye Plus
8 23 11 Canada
15 Jun 2014 12:41AM
I think someone said orange on the tips are the males. Whatever, this is a good shot.

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tonyguitar 5 58 35 Canada
15 Jun 2014 12:46AM
Never see these on the coast in B.C.. Not so far anyway. Impressive! TG
Mollycat Plus
3 11 2 United Kingdom
15 Jun 2014 12:59AM
Glowing wing tips Fred, lovely capture.
ukgubbi 5 5 India
15 Jun 2014 5:26AM
Lovely shot of this beauty.
6 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
15 Jun 2014 5:31AM
A beautiful specimen beautifully captured Fred.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin
CarolG Plus
10 199 20 Greece
15 Jun 2014 6:02AM
Well captured, Fred. Carol
15 Jun 2014 6:49AM
Another super image from your walk along the river, Fred.

andylea 8 37 1 United Kingdom
15 Jun 2014 7:44AM
wonderful comp and detail fred brilliant colours a beauty nice one Wink
Lillian Plus
8 22 17 United Kingdom
15 Jun 2014 8:10AM
Not even seen butterflies except in London last week
and here you are finding all these very pretty ones
well done Fred
15 Jun 2014 8:15AM
A real beauty, Fred!

netta1234 5 382 2 Wales
15 Jun 2014 8:19AM
You are very lucky to see all these lovely butterflies along the river.
And this is gorgeousSmile
15 Jun 2014 12:34PM
I like the diagonal composition
Chinga Plus
6 3 1 United Kingdom
15 Jun 2014 1:49PM
I have never seen one of those in London...
Lovely butterfly Fred!
taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
15 Jun 2014 2:23PM
So lovely!
capto Plus
5 4.6k 8 United Kingdom
15 Jun 2014 4:31PM
Good shot, I like the head on pov.Smile

tomcat 11 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
15 Jun 2014 6:20PM
V2 just has the edge for me Fred - a tad more detail in the exposure

Maiwand 10 3 72 England
15 Jun 2014 7:02PM

Quote:V2 just has the edge for me Fred - a tad more detail in the exposure


Got to agree with this quote Fred.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
JuBarney Plus
6 25 3 United Kingdom
15 Jun 2014 7:09PM
Two fine shots again;
you certainly find unusual ones Fred.
Superb image, Fred. v2 is my fave.

Lovely capture.
16 Jun 2014 11:10PM
Thanks everyone for all comments and clicks,

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