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Inachis io
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Copyright: William Jacobs (oldferret) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 126 W: 16 N: 395] (1837)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2010-07-06
Categories: Insects
Camera: Canon EOS 400D + Grip BG-E3, Tamron 70-300mm f4-5.6 Di LD Macro, 62 mm Skylight Filter
Exposure: f/9.0, 1/640 seconds
Details: Tripod: Yes
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2010-07-07 7:39
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Points: 10
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This Peacock butterfly was quite happily feeding on a Sweet William flower, common in Britain and Ireland except in N. Visits garden flowers. Adult flies July-September and again in spring after hibernation. Under-wings smoky-brown but maroon upper-wings have bold eye markings. Caterpillars feed on common nettle. Wingspan 60mm

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To lousat: Peacockoldferret 1 07-07 09:07
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Hi William,very impressive macro,impossible to make better,what a sharpness and colors and what a composition on this pink orthensia!! Perfect light and perspective too,a very professional work.Thanks for share,have a nice day,Luciano.

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  • zetu Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 967 W: 26 N: 3888] (16941)
  • [2010-07-07 9:27]

Hello William
Nice composition and excellent details
Thanks for sharing

Hi William
Waw...fantastic peacock!!!
Details are fantastic and colors are lovely!

Nice shot like this!

good moment

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  • Argus Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5038 W: 260 N: 15594] (50626)
  • [2010-07-08 12:14]

Hello Bill,
Nice sharp capture of a Peacock butterfly with fine natural colours that contrast well with the phlox flower Bg that it is feeding on.
Thanks and kind regards,

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