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Posted by
Jules (Drayton, United Kingdom) on 1 August 2013 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Small Tortoiseshell - Aglais Urticae

The Small Tortoiseshell is one of our most-familiar butterflies, appearing in gardens throughout the British Isles.

flwyddyn yn ôl

NIKON D90 1/60 second F/5.6 ISO 100 300 mm (35mm equiv.)

saman from qazvin, Iran

very interested color
good frame
great focus
i love it

1 Aug 2013 5:08am

Christine from Ellemford, United Kingdom

Lovely, I haven't seen many this year

1 Aug 2013 6:14am

jpla from St Barthélémy d, France

Une jolie Belle Dame ; bravo, excellente prise ! Bonne journée

1 Aug 2013 6:23am

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Beautifully captured Jules

1 Aug 2013 6:44am

Ainsley from Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Gorgeous flutterby.. I haven't really seen many this year. Not sure why.

1 Aug 2013 7:29am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Wonderfully sharp

1 Aug 2013 7:43am

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Fantastic post Jules, sparkling colours.

1 Aug 2013 7:54am

Devi from Chennai, India

Fantastic....against the violet flowers :-)))

1 Aug 2013 11:04am

Alan44 from Saint Nazaire, Loire Atlantique, France

Papillon pleine fleur,une belle vie de papillon.Belle proxy-photographie.

1 Aug 2013 11:16am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

excellent capture

1 Aug 2013 11:39am

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

Super capture, my friend:)

1 Aug 2013 12:47pm

tataray from Deux-Sèvres. (Charentes-Poitou), France

Excellente capture et des couleurs superbes.)

1 Aug 2013 1:28pm

Mireille T. from Ribérac, France

Superb capture of this gorgeous butterfly! Incredible bright colours!

1 Aug 2013 3:58pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

5 stars from me - gorgeous detail and contrast of colors.

1 Aug 2013 4:40pm

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Splendide avec un superbe cadrage. Bonne journée.

1 Aug 2013 4:59pm

Calusarus from Drome des collines, France

Gorgeous with this light and colors

1 Aug 2013 5:27pm

kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand

Oh Yay - always love some flutterby photos.

1 Aug 2013 8:15pm

destani from mashhad, Iran

Superb shot ! Very cute and beautiful image. 5*****

1 Aug 2013 8:20pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

What a gorgeous butterfly! I love the color and patterns that he has. Beautiful composition!

1 Aug 2013 8:53pm

Kate from EXETER, United Kingdom

Stunning Jules perfect DOF and super sharp focus!

1 Aug 2013 9:16pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States


1 Aug 2013 11:55pm

John Jungklaus from Chase Mills, NY, United States

Fantastic detail, color and light ! Beautiful to see !!

2 Aug 2013 3:33am

DarkElf from Perth, Australia

superb! the colours and detail are brilliant!

2 Aug 2013 4:01am

L'angevine from Angers, France

ah maintenant je sais le nom de ce papillon

2 Aug 2013 7:49am

Martine Libouton from bousval, Belgium

Superbe composition et très belles couleurs!!!

2 Aug 2013 9:21am

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice!!!!
so so beautiful focus, colors, lights & bokeh!
L O V E L Y !

2 Aug 2013 8:38pm

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1/60 second
ISO 100
300 mm (35mm equiv.)