Feeding Fritillary

By Glostopcat  
A male dark green fritillary feeding on some knapweed at Prestbury Hill nature reserve near Cheltenham.

Tags: Close-up and macro Knapweed Glos Wildlife and nature Prestbury hill nature reserve Butterfly conservation Dark green fritillary butterfly

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CarolG Plus
9 192 18 Greece
1 Aug 2012 7:25AM
You're next to the big 'O', Ed, and certainly giving him some competition with this fine image Smile Carol

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SUE118 Plus
7 8 1 United Kingdom
1 Aug 2012 7:27AM
Excellent capture.
5 4.9k 125 United Kingdom
1 Aug 2012 7:41AM
A really beautiful photograph depicting this gorgeous Fritillary, so wonderfully filled with natural colours and great detail.

Regards Nathan
Excellent Ed, a beautiful image,
1 Aug 2012 8:28AM
what a perfect specimen this is
tonyng Plus
6 8 2 United Kingdom
1 Aug 2012 8:42AM
Cracking details you have captured.
RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
1 Aug 2012 9:15AM
Beautifully captured, Ed, the detail and colours so well recorded in that summer sun.
gary_d Plus
8 576 13 Wales
1 Aug 2012 9:49AM
You are lucky to have this great place on your door step Ed and another great image. - gary
6 9 10 England
1 Aug 2012 10:25AM
Superb detail and colour Ed.
1 Aug 2012 11:00AM
Another lovely shot Ed. A perfect location it seems Prestbury Hill for Butterflies.

achieverswales 5 8 101 Wales
1 Aug 2012 11:18AM
One of your best Ed, excellent capture!


TonyDy Plus
7 4 2 United Kingdom
1 Aug 2012 11:28AM
Great shot, Ed.
taggart Plus
11 46 12 United States
1 Aug 2012 1:58PM
I like this pov-- a well tuned image!
Tibetan 3 3 England
1 Aug 2012 3:03PM
Great! good quality shot love the 3D effect created, and the Colours and presentation, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
mikbee 8 3 8 Scotland
1 Aug 2012 3:14PM
Excellent shot Ed.
One even Ade would be proud off.
(Although he will probably take the credit for teaching you well !!)
1 Aug 2012 3:54PM
Lovely image, I find it so hard to get butterflies to stay still!!
carper123 Plus
4 745 8 United Kingdom
1 Aug 2012 5:22PM
Another superb image Ed, love the detail and wonderful colours the 3 main colours sit so well together.
well done. ps; looks good in portrait as well. Wink
Darryl. SmileSmileSmile
1 Aug 2012 6:38PM
Lovely addition to your Butterfly series Ed'.

John Smile
Gerryrys 4 1 United Kingdom
1 Aug 2012 6:40PM
Lovely sharp detail Ed. Very nice.

A Booth 13 11 4 United Kingdom
1 Aug 2012 6:42PM
stunning detail and superb colours in a well composed image. excellent work.
danbrann Plus
11 567 16
1 Aug 2012 7:01PM
Another beauty Ed. Your portfolio is so full of cracking colour.
Maiwand Plus
9 3 71 England
1 Aug 2012 7:21PM
Superb shot Ed. Excellent focus and as sharp as a new pin with the glorious wing markings.
pluckyfilly Plus
9 350 33 United Kingdom
1 Aug 2012 8:13PM
so beautiful Ed
bricurtis Plus
10 2.0k 49 England
1 Aug 2012 8:20PM
Superb specimen Ed beautifully photographed. Lovely markings and a good pov.
pamelajean Plus
10 949 1785 United Kingdom
1 Aug 2012 9:37PM
Definitely one of your best, beautiful detail on this pretty butterfly, love the angle too.
saltireblue Plus
5 5.4k 31 Norway
1 Aug 2012 9:38PM
An excellent pov Ed, shot from above...something different. Good un.

Glostopcat Plus
9 255 2 England
1 Aug 2012 9:48PM
Many thanks for all your comments and clicks, they are much appreciated, Ed
Glostopcat Plus
9 255 2 England
2 Aug 2012 6:01AM
Many thanks for the User Award Bill, it is greatly appreciated, Ed
PaulLiley 6 2 13 United Kingdom
2 Aug 2012 8:38AM
Great shot. Glad to see there are some about. Paul
norton 12 6 United Kingdom
5 Aug 2012 9:06AM
Another fine capture Ed,great colour and detail..................

NeilWigan Plus
5 11 15 England
6 Aug 2012 7:31PM
One of your best Ed ,a beauty.

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