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Small Skipper

Small Skipper
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Copyright: Fikret Yorgancioglu (fiyo) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 1053 W: 5 N: 3475] (15161)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2008-06-03
Categories: Insects
Camera: Nikon D70, Sigma EX 105mm F2.8 DG Macro
Exposure: f/7.1, 1/800 seconds
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2009-01-15 2:46
Viewed: 3523
Points: 32
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Binomial name
Thymelicus sylvestris
(Poda, 1761

Tr: Sarı antenli zıp zıp

Scientific classification:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Superfamily: Hesperioidea
Family: Hesperiidae
Subfamily: Hesperiinae
Genus: Thymelicus
Species: T. sylvestris

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  • Argus Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5038 W: 260 N: 15594] (50626)
  • [2009-01-15 3:04]

Merhaba Fikret,
A fine macro of a male T. sylvestris taken from a good dorsal POV with excellent sharpness and lighting in a fine composition on the oak leaf.
Best regards,

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  • uleko Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3396 W: 172 N: 3310] (10940)
  • [2009-01-15 3:16]

Hello Fikret,
Excellent capture of this beautiful little Skipper. Great sharpness and very beautiful light and colours. I like your composition very much too.
TFS and regards, Ulla

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  • siggi Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3097 W: 109 N: 12399] (52850)
  • [2009-01-15 3:58]

Hello Fikret,
Beautifull capture, very well composed i like the clear details & dof, colours are superb,
Well done ! Best regards Siggi

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  • nagraj Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1618 W: 106 N: 3208] (15166)
  • [2009-01-15 4:04]

Hi Fikret,
I am wondering about how could you manage this beautiful viewpoint with out disturbing the beautiful skiper. I liked the way the leaf adding different dimension to this fine composition. tfs.

hello fikret,
very fine macro shot, you have used the sigma lens to full advantage, the pov is superb and the details are impressive, liked the composition too,
well done,
tfs & regards

Merhaba Fikret,
an excellent macro of a Thymelicus taken from a very good POV with superb sharpness and lighting in a nice composition.
TFS an best regards.

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  • Mana Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1772 W: 36 N: 5597] (18598)
  • [2009-01-15 8:44]

Hi Fikret,
Outstanding shot of this great looking Skipper with very impressive sharpness, colours and details. Superb light handling and pose captured with perfect POV and DOF. Fine composition.

Hello Fikret
Very intersting shot of this tiny Skipper,
Perfect details,composition and POV.Welldone my friend.


Fikret dostum,
Bu nefis türün neredeyse mükemmel simetrisini gözler önüne seren bakış açın, üzerinde durduğu yaprağa da geniş çapta netlik kazandıran saha derinliği zonu seçimin ve de doğru pozlandırman, başarılı kadraj uygulamanla birlikte harika bir kompozisyona yol açmış, eserini bizimle paylaştığın için teşekkür ediyorum.

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  • eng55 Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1256 W: 42 N: 1976] (5892)
  • [2009-01-15 11:16]

Merhaba Fikret Bey,
Mükemmel bir güve fotografı.Canlı renkler,keskinlik,detaylar ve kadraj 4/4 lük olmuş.
Selamlar,ellerinize sağlık!

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  • volkan Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor [C: 497 W: 10 N: 4] (2425)
  • [2009-01-15 11:32]

Nefis bir makro olmuş Fikret bey..
renkler gerçekten çok canlı..

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  • Alex99 Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 4072 W: 133 N: 7096] (23735)
  • [2009-01-15 11:37]

Hi Fikret.
Outstanding picture of this amazing specimen and its surroundings. Sharpness and details cannot be better. Stunning reproduction of all features of the butterfly. I like shape of the leaf and excellent its details too. Absolutely smooth and nicely coloured BG is great canvas for this cute subject. Well done and Bravo. Perfect close-up work.

hello Fikret!
surprising definition of the details for this Thymelicus sylvestris... a macro perfect

best sERGIO

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2009-01-15 15:35]

Hi Fikret,what a fantastic pic! The point of view is the best possible and the quality of sharpness and colors is impressive!!My best best compliment,a top class pic,have a nice day,Luciano

hello Fikret

GREAT sharpness with many colours
beautiful picture
i like the butterfly
greeting lou

Well done again, Fikret.
Well composed. Good focus and sharpness.
Excellent point of view.

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