Friday, 1 July 2011

Large Skipper

A female Large Skipper (Ochlodes venata) captured using the Canon Powershot S95.  FAB.

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  1. You always manage to get great captures of your buttersly shares. Hope that you are faring well~

  2. Hi Mary. We are enjoying a pleasant run of sunshine over here at last so the daily emphasis has turned to views of our colourful 'flutters'. Have a great weekend. FAB.

  3. Perfection! Terrific skipper image! So very detailed. Very lovely.

  4. Furry and lovely!

  5. I like how you were also able to get the eyes--so big! Beautiful colors and clarity!

    Living So Abundantly: New meme coming this Thursday, July 7, 2011, Give Back Thursday--come join the fun!

  6. Hermosa foto muy buen macro saludos

  7. Hi Julie G. Thank you very much.

    Hi ladyfi. Thank you.

    Hi Jane. Thank you.

    Hi LivingSoAbundantly. Always helps when the subject sits very still. Thanks for the info re new meme ... I'll have to see how things go.

    Hi Bermaxo. Thanks for the visit and kind words.

  8. What an interesting blog, Frank!

    I do not want to miss these beauties, so I will follow your excellent job just from now.

    The documentary of those enormous mosquitoes you shared on 12th June is very impressive. I've never seen anything similar.

    A big hug from Spain.

  9. hey frank! didn't know if you saw it, but your blog is featured on the Outdoor Blogger Network front page today!!! yippee!!! congrats!

  10. Hi Enrique. Thanks for your visit and appreciative comments. By the way the Cranefly is nothing like a Mosquito ... it doesn't bite .. lol.

    Cheers John.

    Thanks Theresa. I believe it featured on 21 June .. while we were away but still an unexpected honour.


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