Small Skipper

By Alan_Baseley  
I can't ever remember seeing as many Butterflies as I saw yesterday afternoon. Not many of them were still long enough to photograph but I managed to get one or two.
This is one of the countless Skippers, a Small Skipper, I think.

Many thanks to Paul (Skeet1Away) for his Award, yesterday

Tags: Butterfly Insect Small skipper Thymelicus sylvestris Wildlife and nature

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Comments


johnlw 10 1 10 United Kingdom
21 Jul 2013 8:48AM
Another supper capture.
Regards John.

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21 Jul 2013 8:50AM
An excellent image, Alan!

Richard
RonnieAG Plus
8 154 118 Scotland
21 Jul 2013 8:57AM
An excellent shot capturing immaculate detail.
Ronnie.
rontear Plus
14 8 8 England
21 Jul 2013 9:06AM
Very sharp Alan, perfect Skipper.
Ron.
Ade_Osman 14 4.5k 36 England
21 Jul 2013 9:08AM
excellent capture here Alan...

Ade
bumbleb3 11 358 United Kingdom
21 Jul 2013 9:19AM
what a beauty
sandy
Mrsbass 5 2 1 United Kingdom
21 Jul 2013 9:33AM
Superb Alan.
netta1234 5 382 2 Wales
21 Jul 2013 9:41AM
A Brilliant image with some lovely detailSmile
NettaSmile
CarolG Plus
11 199 20 Greece
21 Jul 2013 9:43AM
A super capture, Alan. Carol
TonyDy Plus
8 7 3 United Kingdom
21 Jul 2013 11:18AM
Excellent shot, Alan.
Tony
jaktis 13 84 Sweden
21 Jul 2013 12:01PM
So great great capture of the snout

Peter
PattiW 12 24 2 United States
21 Jul 2013 12:49PM
Amazing detail, a real winner! PattiSmile
Daisymaye Plus
9 23 13 Canada
21 Jul 2013 12:58PM
An excellent image, such good detail.......Sandy
NDODS 7 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
21 Jul 2013 3:55PM
A superb image as sharp as a tack and just as beautiful

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin
Maiwand 10 3 73 England
21 Jul 2013 4:03PM
Cracking good capture Alan.GrinGrinGrin
Ron
21 Jul 2013 4:06PM
Stunning capture!
George
tomcat 12 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
21 Jul 2013 5:43PM
A fine example of a nectaring Small Skipper Alan

Adrian
21 Jul 2013 7:28PM
Cracking detail Alan excellent work
mike
tonyng 7 10 2 United Kingdom
21 Jul 2013 7:33PM
Quality details Alan.
taggart Plus
13 47 13 United States
21 Jul 2013 7:38PM
A perfect skipper image!
21 Jul 2013 8:43PM
Super capture Alan, Lou
dave1967 6 4 United Kingdom
21 Jul 2013 9:10PM
Great shot
Dave
21 Jul 2013 9:30PM
Great shot. Cathy
BIGRY1 Plus
5 3 8 United Kingdom
21 Jul 2013 10:30PM
Great detail and dof, nice oneWinkGrin
Ryan
boov 5 2 United Kingdom
22 Jul 2013 10:22AM
Cracker....
senn Plus
6 5 1 Belgium
22 Jul 2013 4:35PM
one of your best CU, Alan .. a classic one
Chinga Plus
7 3 1 United Kingdom
23 Jul 2013 4:42AM
She is a little beauty! Went to Regent's Park on Friday and there were lots about! Ah but to get them to land... Grin
Love your shot, IB

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