A Tatty Gatekeeper

A Tatty Gatekeeper

Photo Information
Tatty, but still pretty

K-3, DA*300, 2x TC without glass, Monopod
04/08/2014 - 00:21davidstorm
CategoryWildlife / Nature
Shutter Speed1/250
Aperturef/8
LensN/A
ISO100
Focal Length28mm

drobbia

Link Posted 04/08/2014 - 02:23
Having the purple thistle in sharp focus allows the Butterfly to permit the Thistle to have center stage for a change. Good move. V.V. nice- the more I view the more i like -Original- T
"It's not what you look at that's important, it's what you see" - Thoreau
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Last Edited by drobbia on 04/08/2014 - 02:25

GIULIO57

Link Posted 04/08/2014 - 07:33
10 out of 10
PPG

Horst

Link Posted 04/08/2014 - 08:41
Yes very nice, especially also the lit up wings of the butterfly and the non distracting background.

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Having the purple thistle in sharp focus allows the Butterfly to permit the Thistle to have center stage for a change

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I haven't seen it like this before, but it does look great.

Regards, Horst

trixie

Link Posted 04/08/2014 - 11:04
Tatty or not its a superb shot, great colours and the blur background is so good.

tomkeet

Link Posted 04/08/2014 - 15:33
Great detail David, Lovely shot.
Regards
Tom

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Teaka53

Link Posted 04/08/2014 - 21:32
The light in this shows it of perfectly
Malc

autumnlight

Link Posted 04/08/2014 - 22:04
Beautiful under lighting on the Butterfly
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davidstorm

Link Posted 05/08/2014 - 22:48
Thanks all for your comments!

Regards
David
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