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Erynnis tages

Erynnis tages
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Copyright: Szabo Jozsef (joska) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 806 W: 0 N: 4092] (22535)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2012-05-03
Categories: Insects
Camera: Nikon D80, 50mm f/1.4D AF Nikkor
Exposure: f/8, 1/500 seconds
Details: Tripod: Yes
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2012-05-16 0:44
Viewed: 2222
Points: 16
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
The Dingy Skipper, Erynnis tages, is a butterfly of the Hesperiidae family. It ranges from Europe across Asia Minor and Central Asia to the Amur region.Erynnis tages favours open grassy habitats up to 2,000 metres above sea level. The insect flies in two generations from May-June and July-August but in northern regions and at the high altitudes, there is only a single generation. Larval host plants in Europe are Eryngium, Lotus , Coronilla, Medicago, Hippocrepis etc. Subspecies are little defined and include unicolor Freyer, 1852 found in Transcaucasia.

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  • Alex99 Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 4072 W: 133 N: 7096] (23735)
  • [2012-05-16 1:53]

Hi Szabo.
Nice presentation of the cute butterfly on white flowers. Exposure of great as well as DOF. Insect is isolated from BG very well and its details are ultimate. Colours of the shot and composition are very pleasant. TFS and best wishes.

Szia Joska,
Szerencsés dolog egy ilyen dusan mintázott szép kis lepkébe belebotlani,s a lehető legjobban megörökiteni azt.Sikerült Neked!-Gratula.

hello Jozsef
super good sharpness and good light
the details and colors are beautiful
thanks greeting lou

Ciao Jozsef, great macro of lovely skipper on beautiful white flowers, fantastic details, wonderful colors and splendid sharpness, very well done, my friend, ciao Silvio

Salut Joska,
Superba captura ta cu detalii si culori naturale extrem de bine redate. Contrastul fata de floare scoate foarte bine in evidenta subiectul.

Hello Szabo,
fine capture of this little butterfly with good sharpness and nicely opened wings. I also like the beautiful colours and the splendid light.
Best wishes,

Hi Jozsef,
excellent sharpness. Many details. Great compositon. Nice natural colours.
Thanks for sharing,

Ciao Szabo.
Come tutte le tue foto anche questa e un vero capolavoro di foto macro,splendidi colori ed un’ottima nitidezza,bella la composizione ben curata complimenti.
Ciao Marco.

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