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Dingy Skipper (Erynnis Tages)

By timjnngs
This image of a Dingy Skipper, witch was taken today over at Butterfly World.
I was using an old Nikon D200 with a 50mm lens, as my camera witch is a 5D Mkll witch is in for a service.

ISO 800

Tags: General Butterfly Wildlife and nature

Voters: User_Removed, cabbie, JN_CHATELAIN_PHOTOGRAPHY and 13 more

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User_Removed 8 920 United Kingdom
3 Jun 2013 6:00PM
Lovely detailed macro
KarenFB Plus
14 5.6k 180 England
3 Jun 2013 6:25PM
A beautiful Blue Morpho. Smile
annettep38 9 220 42 Luxembourg
3 Jun 2013 10:11PM
well stalked, I have never been able to approach a butterfly with such a short lens!
TonyDy Plus
12 52 3 United Kingdom
3 Jun 2013 10:36PM
Good shot, Tim, but it sure ain't a Dingy Skipper - you don't usually get them in butterfly farms. It is one of the tropical Morphos, probably Morpho Deidamia.
capto Plus
8 6.5k 23 United Kingdom
8 Jun 2013 5:02PM
Excellent image. whatever butterfly it is, I'm sure you will keep that camera and lens. Smile


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