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Taken in my garden on August 21st. I had great fun this summer trying to catch butterflies just when the sun hit their wings.

Thanks for your comments on yesterdayís up-load and hoping this one will also be well received.

f16 1/160sec spot metered zoom at 300mm natural end of afternoon light

Enjoy the sunshine,


Tags: Butterfly Garden Gloucestershire Close-up and macro Large white Buddleia Wildlife and nature

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DolphinLady 11 54 1 Wales
18 Sep 2008 10:27AM
Two wonderful captures.
Lovely light shining through the wings showing just how delicate these tiny creatures are.
Love the very tight crop of V2.

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Mikelane 10 1 Wales
18 Sep 2008 10:39AM
Two excellent captures V2 ,love the light and so deicate wonderful captures regards
CarolG Plus
11 199 20 Greece
18 Sep 2008 10:42AM
Perfection, Jean-Noel. Carol
lonely_oryx 10 61 55 England
18 Sep 2008 10:52AM
Lovely lighting
TyChee 12 275 1 United States
18 Sep 2008 2:53PM
Great lighting through his wings.
taggart Plus
13 47 13 United States
18 Sep 2008 3:06PM
Fantastic back lighting!
photophantom 9 108 3 Philippines
18 Sep 2008 3:24PM
Stunning JNC
Bob_V 10 1 2 United States
18 Sep 2008 3:56PM
Two lovely images, so well done.
AnneWorner 10 620 43 United States
18 Sep 2008 7:32PM
A good capture with wonderful light. I do prefer v1.
bayleaf 10 8 United Kingdom
18 Sep 2008 9:30PM
Super capture this. V1 for me.

Sahyadri 9 61 2 India
19 Sep 2008 10:35AM
most delightful V1 catches the eye
brownsilent 10 7 2 United Kingdom
19 Sep 2008 10:41PM
Beautiful light and lovely composition,
Thank you. JNC

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