|Copyright: Nyssa Brown (nyssajb)
|Date Taken: 2007-05-12|
|Camera: Canon Powershot S3 IS|
|Exposure: f/2.7, 1/800 seconds|
|More Photo Info: [view]|
|Photo Version: Original Version|
|Travelogue: England 2007|
|Date Submitted: 2007-09-27 3:15|
|[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note|
|Haven't uploaded something here in a while, so here is something from my trip to England.|
I like these butterflies though I found it difficult getting photos. I had to kneel in the grass and really get my camera in there. Ah well, it's all a part of nature photography, I guess. :)
Common name: Common blue
Latin name: Polyommatus icarus
Size: Wingspan up to 35mms.
Distribution: Found throughout the UK.
Months seen: May to October.
Food: Nectar. The caterpillars feed on bird's-foot trefoil
Habitat: Meadows, rough grassland and gardens.
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After a looooong time :o)
Excllent shot of this Common Blue,
Perfect details,composition and BG,Welldone.
- [2007-09-28 18:26]
A nice macro shot with good colors, thanks for sharing.
details are not so clear but it must be polyommatus bellargus...