Skipper on Knapweed


Photo Information
One of our smallest native Butterflies. The golden coloured background is provided by a cornfield. Photographed at Danes Dyke, Flamborough Head, Yorkshire.

K-5IIs, DA*300, 1.4 HD TC, Giottos Monopod
31/07/2014 - 22:42davidstorm
CategoryWildlife / Nature
Shutter Speed1/250
Aperturef/6.3
LensN/A
ISO100
Focal Length420mm

GIULIO57

Link Posted 01/08/2014 - 07:09
Another Beauty
PPG

trixie

Link Posted 01/08/2014 - 08:35
super capture David, glorious colours on the knapweed and the fccus on the butterfly is wonderful

Trixie x

lensman2014

Link Posted 01/08/2014 - 09:51
Excellent depth of field on the butterfly. Well done!

swarf

Link Posted 01/08/2014 - 11:51
That's super David, I love the way you have used the DoF to give such a simple, yet perfect background.

Phil
K-5iiS; K-r; ME Super; ME; DA* 16-50 f2.8; DA 18-135 WR; DA 55-300 WR; HD DA 15mm F4 ED AL Limited; FA 50mm f1.4; A50mm f1.7; DAL 18-55mm; M40mm f2.8; + assorted non-Pentax lenses

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autumnlight

Link Posted 01/08/2014 - 13:54

senn

Link Posted 01/08/2014 - 14:50
beautiful compo and colour palette David, ..
senn
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davidstorm

Link Posted 01/08/2014 - 16:02
senn wrote:
beautiful compo and colour palette David, ..

Thank you Nuri, by the way I took it with the 1.4 TC!

Thanks to Giulio, Trixie, Lensman, Phil and Maria too for your kind comments.

Regards
David
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Teaka53

Link Posted 02/08/2014 - 18:27
GIULIO57 wrote:
Another Beauty

X2
Malc

bettyswolloks

Link Posted 04/08/2014 - 07:12
Your always showing Me how its done

davidstorm

Link Posted 04/08/2014 - 20:03
bettyswolloks wrote:
Your always showing Me how its done

I don't think so Daz, I've seen your Flickr pages - pretty impressive stuff

Cheers
David
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