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Heath Fritillary

By Philh04  

One of the UK's rarest butterflies the Heath Fritillary, here roosting upon its larval food plant Common Cow Wheat.

Canon EOS 1Ds Mark II, 180mm f3.5 macro, tripod + ball head. ISO100, 1/25 @ f11, processed in Lightroom CC, finished in Photoshop CC.

Thank you for the votes and comments on the previous images, appreciated.

Tags: Close-up and macro Wildlife and nature

Voters: Philip_H, bobpaige1, Split and 24 more

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ukgubbi 7 5 India
12 Jul 2015 4:14PM
Beautiful shot.

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mudge 16 1.0k 75 England
12 Jul 2015 5:09PM
Wonderful image
DonMc 10 2 United Kingdom
12 Jul 2015 6:11PM
A superb macro image of this rare and lovely butterfly Phillip!Smile
Mendipman 7 3 England
12 Jul 2015 8:26PM
Excellent shot, great composition and detail.
franken Plus
16 4.9k 4 United Kingdom
12 Jul 2015 10:38PM
Beautiful macro!
PhilT2 Plus
9 506 29 England
13 Jul 2015 10:27PM
The detail only surpassed by the composition. Excellent

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