Female Adonis Blue

By Glostopcat  
A female adonis blue butterfly perched on top of a field scabious at Swelshill Bank near Stroud, this one was taken over the August Bank Holiday weekend on the one day when the weather was fine.

Tags: Close-up and macro Stroud Glos Field scabious Wildlife and nature Adonis blue butterfly Swelshill Bank

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CarolG Plus
9 192 18 Greece
27 Sep 2012 6:48AM
Superb Smile Carol

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saeidNL 6 3 Netherlands
27 Sep 2012 7:36AM
Excellent capture,ED,love it,
saeid
27 Sep 2012 7:39AM
Excellent colour and detail captured Ed, super image,
Fred.
StrayCat Plus
12 17.2k 3 Canada
27 Sep 2012 7:44AM
A beauty.

Denny
Ray42 7 3 England
27 Sep 2012 7:47AM
An excellent capture
AnnChown Plus
6 197 1 United Kingdom
27 Sep 2012 7:48AM
That's so lovely Ed!
Ann
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.5k 148 England
27 Sep 2012 7:54AM
Lovely detail, Ed, and a well worked background.

Dave
EAS 6 1 13 Scotland
27 Sep 2012 7:56AM
Wonderful!

Ann
mikbee 8 3 8 Scotland
27 Sep 2012 8:28AM
Good shot Ed,
with no distracting BG !!
Nice one.
Mick.
RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
27 Sep 2012 9:53AM
Top shot and presentation, Ed.
Ronnie.
paskinmj 7 11 1 United Kingdom
27 Sep 2012 10:32AM
Great capture.
Matt
BarbaraR Plus
9 16 1 England
27 Sep 2012 10:47AM
Very lovely, well done.

B.
achieverswales 5 8 101 Wales
27 Sep 2012 11:24AM
Beautiful detailed capture Ed.


Regards

Trev.
TonyDy Plus
7 4 2 United Kingdom
27 Sep 2012 11:37AM
Great shot, Ed.
Tony
gingerdelight 9 298 11 United Kingdom
27 Sep 2012 11:39AM
Just beautiful! Lovely focus used.
Carol
taggart Plus
11 46 12 United States
27 Sep 2012 1:14PM
perfect!
CaroleS Plus
5 366 3 United Kingdom
27 Sep 2012 1:40PM
A first class image Ed
Carole
Irishkate Plus
5 33 92 United Kingdom
27 Sep 2012 3:08PM
Perfect b/g to show off this lovely butterfly.
KateGrinGrinGrin
Maiwand Plus
9 3 71 England
27 Sep 2012 3:45PM
Lovely shot Ed. Great BG.
Ron
rayme330 Plus
4 17 1 United Kingdom
27 Sep 2012 4:21PM
Terrific image, Ed.

Ray
Tibetan 3 3 England
27 Sep 2012 5:20PM
Spot on nice composition well presented great colours Brilliant love it, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
27 Sep 2012 5:48PM
Delightful shot Ed'.

John Smile
27 Sep 2012 5:59PM
An absolute Beauty Ed Smile Crisp n Clear with a good crop and great BG Wink Love it
Glostopcat Plus
9 255 2 England
27 Sep 2012 6:03PM
Many thanks to Carol, Jenn and Dean for the user awards it is greatly appreciated, this is the first time I've had three on one of my uploads, Ed
27 Sep 2012 6:58PM
Beautiful detailed capture, fabulous simplicity
Glostopcat Plus
9 255 2 England
27 Sep 2012 7:00PM
Many thanks for the user award Christine it is greatly appreciated, I'm overwhelmed at the response this upload has had, I'd never have envisaged getting one user award, let alone four when I uploaded it before going to work this morning, Ed
EMJAYCEE Plus
6 9 10 England
27 Sep 2012 7:22PM
Another great shot Ed.
Joan.
Rock Plus
13 10 2 England
27 Sep 2012 7:27PM
Excellent, Ed.

Rock
Ade_Osman 12 4.5k 36 England
27 Sep 2012 7:28PM
Another gud un Ed, good to see you've kept some back for the winter Smile

Ade
Lillian Plus
6 21 16 United Kingdom
27 Sep 2012 8:19PM
Worthy of all the awards there Ed
a wonderful image
Lillian
zapar40 5 66 5 Wales
27 Sep 2012 8:23PM
great shot Ed, beautifully done.
ant.
annettep38 Plus
4 217 36 Costa Rica
27 Sep 2012 9:58PM
one of your very best Smile and a pristine Adonis as well.
Glostopcat Plus
9 255 2 England
27 Sep 2012 10:02PM
Many thanks for all your comments, clicks and awards folks, I can't believe the response this one has got, Ed
teocali Plus
8 421 18 England
27 Sep 2012 10:33PM
Your very best to date for me, Ed. Stunning detail, colours and composition, all complemented by those rich clean bg tones.
Sylvia
27 Sep 2012 10:42PM
lovely pretty shot
Glostopcat Plus
9 255 2 England
27 Sep 2012 11:01PM
Many thanks for the user award Sylvia, it is greatly appreciated, Ed
Chinga Plus
5 1 1 United Kingdom
29 Sep 2012 8:38AM
Such a lovely shot... Delicate flower as well... IB

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