|Copyright: Rimantas Kisielius (rimas)
|Date Taken: 2007-07-25|
|Camera: Canon EOS 300 D|
|Exposure: f/7.1, 1/160 seconds|
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|Photo Version: Original Version|
|Date Submitted: 2009-03-09 7:46|
|[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note|
|The Common Blue on a leaf in my garden.|
The Common Blue (Polyommatus icarus) is a small butterfly in the family Lycaenidae.
It is common throughout Europe, often in meadows or open, hilly areas. Its wingspan is 3 to 3.5 cm. The wings or the male are iridescent blue with a white fringe. The female is usually brown with orange spots on the outer edges of the wing. In some areas the females have a blue coloration to the wings. The undersides of both sexes have a pattern of white, black and orange spots.
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Impressive moment captured
Good shot. Nice macro....good contrast. Good efforts.
- [2009-03-09 8:03]
Great colours and good sharpness
great sharpness with beautiful colours
- [2009-03-09 9:57]
Beautiful sharp photo in great details. Excellent POV and composition. Splendid contrasting and clear colours. Good OOF BG.
- [2009-03-09 10:02]
Hello Rimantas !
These little butterflies are so beautiful, I miss them and I'm waiting fo the summer to come back - at last ! :-) The picture is very beautiful, with excellent details, nice natural colors, wonderful composition and POV. The butterfly stands out nicely on the green leaf. Very well done !
- [2009-03-09 10:24]
Rimantas, Very good closeup shot and a nice take. The picture is sharp and with superb details. Ganesh