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Brown Argus

By Holmewood
Thank you so much for the votes and comments on my last upload.

Sorry I have not been around but it has been a busy week. Took my young pony to a show on Sunday and came second in hand (not riding). So I was busy getting him ready and plaiting him up then it was my birthday on Monday. So all in all a busy time.

Up early yesterday again and my first Brown Argus this year. Hopefully the blues will be along shortly. Hope you like it.

I will catch up with voting and commenting this evening.

Have a great rest of the day.

Cathy and Stan

Tags: Close-up and macro Brown argus

Voters: Golgoon, Badgerfred, PhilT2 and 44 more

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Comments


1 Aug 2014 2:54PM
Fine capture Cathy, nice detail,
Fred.
taggart Plus
16 47 14 United States
1 Aug 2014 3:04PM
Bejeweled!
Mollycat Plus
7 21 2 United Kingdom
1 Aug 2014 3:06PM
I assume the wings are brown and the undercarriage blue. You gather I know nothing about butterflies, apart from the fact if is this one doesn't dry himself soon
he'll catch a death of cold. Yet again another impressive capture, and congratulations on winning your rosette Cathy.
Peter GrinGrinGrin
ali63 9 791 1 United Kingdom
1 Aug 2014 3:32PM
Lovely image Cathy, well done in the show,

Ali SmileSmile
This is a beauty Cathy, lovely detailed capture. Belated birthday wishes and congratulations on coming second with your pony, all the preparations and hard work paid off.SmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile
Carol
Great image,looks beautiful with the water droplets on it.

Bob.
TonyDy Plus
12 55 3 United Kingdom
1 Aug 2014 3:39PM
Great shot Cathy - you must have been up mega-early for this one!
Tony
SWMahy 13 21 2 United Kingdom
1 Aug 2014 4:04PM
Gorgeous. It's my life ambition to get a shot of a dew covered butterfly.
ukgubbi 9 5 India
1 Aug 2014 4:25PM
Terrific shot of this beauty. Congratulations and many many happy returns of the day.
ade123 8 285 1 United Kingdom
1 Aug 2014 4:27PM
A fantastic image Cathy.

Ade
JuBarney Plus
10 33 5 United Kingdom
1 Aug 2014 5:18PM
A terrific capture with all that rain on him.
Happy belated birthday Leo - a great month!
Ju
Jenny-D 11 1 United Kingdom
1 Aug 2014 5:51PM
A great capture Cathy, hope you had a lovely birthday.

Jenny Smile
JawDborn 9 1.3k 1 England
1 Aug 2014 6:34PM
iIm amazed again at the dew of the butterfly. Great one, so carefully takenů and at that hour of the morning!
1 Aug 2014 7:29PM
A terrific image, Cathy!
Happy birthday for Monday!

RichardSmile
1 Aug 2014 7:31PM
Fabulous capture, Cathy!
George
Maiwand 14 3 73 England
1 Aug 2014 7:46PM
Excellent capture Cathy.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Ron
bricurtis Plus
15 2.5k 51 England
1 Aug 2014 8:27PM
Super sparkling dew on this one Cathy.
Brian.
ABPhotosUK 8 26 1 United Kingdom
1 Aug 2014 9:08PM
Great detail and love the background bokeh!! Have a great weekend, Andy
1 Aug 2014 10:18PM
Stunning details Cathy..Lin
capto Plus
9 6.7k 25 United Kingdom
1 Aug 2014 10:28PM
A beautiful image, a just reward for the early start.Smile

ivor
DonMc 12 4 United Kingdom
1 Aug 2014 10:40PM
You must have been up all night to get this fabulous image Cathy!SmileSmileSmileSmileSmile
Don
1 Aug 2014 10:41PM
An outstanding macro image, Cathy. The dew droplets on the wings are the icing on the cake. Never thought you would be an early riser.GrinGrin
Where did you leave poor Stan?Blush
Deserves my UA. I count three of the same kind SmileSmileSmile
Fred
2 Aug 2014 12:46AM
Agree with all of the above love itSmileSmileSmilepaul
ColleenA Plus
8 483 7 Australia
2 Aug 2014 8:00AM
Happy birthday for Monday...hope you had a great day...congrats on the pony win...
Now ...wow....what a magnificent capture...amazing photography, wish I had another UA
JohnoP 15 2
2 Aug 2014 8:25AM
Fabulous work Cathy (and Stan!) Smile John
Drighlynne 10 131 1 United Kingdom
2 Aug 2014 9:11AM
Terrific capture Cathy, makes getting up early so worthwhile. Happy birthday for last Monday, hope you had a super day.
LynneGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Brian65 12 2 United Kingdom
2 Aug 2014 10:21AM
Superb image Cathy, never seen one so wet.
Brian.
Nigeve1 8 1.4k 101 United Kingdom
2 Aug 2014 11:40AM
Superb Cathy, well worth the early start.

Nigel
danbrann 16 640 17
2 Aug 2014 2:05PM
That's a beauty Cathy...Do you eve sleep. Congratulations with you success with your pony.
2 Aug 2014 4:08PM
Delightful image!
viscostatic 14 50 11 United Kingdom
4 Aug 2014 10:39PM
Magical light Cathy.

Phil.
Glostopcat 15 255 2 England
7 Aug 2014 10:16PM
A stunning image of this pretty little butterfly Cathy, your best macro to date! This image proves that you are not a one trick pony!Blush

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