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Polyommatus icarus

Polyommatus icarus
Photo Information
Copyright: Horia Scubli (horias) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 837 W: 58 N: 2084] (11033)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2010-05-29
Categories: Insects
Exposure: f/13.0, 1/50 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2010-05-31 20:23
Viewed: 2940
Points: 44
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Male uppersides are an iridescent lilac blue with a thin black border. Females are brown with a row of red spots along the edges. They usually have some blue at the base of the wings.
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Hi Horias,
Great clarity,
A kind of cute,
has a different pose.

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  • siggi Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3097 W: 109 N: 12399] (52850)
  • [2010-05-31 23:58]

Hello Horia,
Very nice image of this lovely small butterfly.
Wonderful light and colors and very good exposure and sharpnes.Well done. TFS!!!
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)
  • [2010-06-01 0:18]

Very fine closeup of this blue, good colors and background. Fine details on the butterfly with plain background. tfs.

Whery good

Superb! POV foarte bine ales, detalii bune si culori naturale! TFS!

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  • joska Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 806 W: 0 N: 4092] (22535)
  • [2010-06-01 1:12]

Minunata fotografie, culori pline, claritate si detalii foarte fine si frumoase, felicitari!

Buna Horia,
foarte fain macro! Detalii, culori, claritate si POV excelente!!! DOV-ul blurat scoate foarte bine in evidenta subiectul!!! Interesanta si compozitia!!! Felicitari!

Ciao Horia. Geat close up in perfect sharp and best colours results. Stunning details. Very well done.


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  • zetu Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 967 W: 26 N: 3888] (16941)
  • [2010-06-01 5:22]

O poza perfecta.
Numai bine

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  • Adanac Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 1273 W: 1 N: 6188] (21378)
  • [2010-06-01 5:30]

Hello Horia,
Brilliant macro work here my friend, so sharp and vibrantly coloured. Thanks for sharing Horia.

Wow, this is an amazingly beautiful shot with your bold camera settings, Horia!
Very sharp details and extremely natural colours on the wings of the male Icarus.
The clean plain BG highlights the subject to perfection.
Thanks and regards.

Ciao Horia, great macro with P. icarus on a beautiful blurry BG, fine details, splendid colors and excellent sharpness, very well done my friend, ciao Silvio

Buna Horia,
Excelenta imagine cu detalii si claritate perfecte.
Un contrast placut si un fond blurrat superb fara zgomot avand culori adecvate.
Numai bine!

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  • PeterZ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5137 W: 166 N: 13121] (49139)
  • [2010-06-01 8:37]

Hello Horia,
Impressive sharp detailed photo in splendid bright colours. Also a very pleasing OOF BG. Excellent POV, DOF and composition.

hello Horia

excellent photo of this butterfly, with fine POV,
fine focus excellent sharpness and details,
beautifully blurred background, TFS


Hi Horia
First class work! Details, colour, focus and exposure are all excellent. The OOF background makes the subject really stand out.
Kind Regards

Hello Horia,
Just looking at the lint in the body of the butterfly, I can realize that this photo has an impressively accurate approach! congratulations, great work optical! This photo is technically sublime!
Regards, TFS, Jesús

Buna Horia,
O imagine cu detalii foarte clare, culori placute, un fundal uniform blurrat si o incadrare perfecta.
Numai bine,

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  • vanda Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 338 W: 25 N: 754] (3673)
  • [2010-06-01 10:42]

Ciao Horia!
What a beauty. I like the marvellous colours and the great harmony of colours a lot. Light and details are superb.
Congratulations another great work.
Ciao! Vanda

Hi Horia,

an nice picture from this little butterfly.
Good pov, dof and details.
Fine colours.


Hi MF Horia,

Astonishingly awesome close-up capture of this lady blue from lateral POV.
The DOF, clarity, details and composition are all impeccable!
TFS and have a great night MF!


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  • cirano Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 997 W: 0 N: 944] (13609)
  • [2010-06-02 14:05]

Hi Horia,
Very nice photo of this lovely Polyommatus icarus in excellent pose,great sharpness and perfect colors.TFS.

This beautiful butterfly makes me dream to become elphe or little fairy, able to discover his magic universe that this soft and subtle picture lets me imagine.

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