up close

out for a walk….no birds so switched to Macro…
any ID’s welcome

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2 Jul, 2011
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Fabulous shots LW- can't help with the ID's though

2 Jul, 2011
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muddywalters said:

Wonderful shots Sheila - they may be -
1 and 4. Small Skipper
2 left. Ringlet
2 right. Gatekeeper
3.Meadow Brown

I used this site
http://www.butterfly-conservation.org/butterfly_list/32/a_z_of_butterflies_.html

They really are great photos :-))

2 Jul, 2011
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david said:

Had only got as far as (same as Muddy) 1 and 4 being one of the Skipper family. Superb pics, Lw.

2 Jul, 2011
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jane said:

Agree with all the above comments and IDs..a lovely series of close ups Littlewren..

2 Jul, 2011
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robashfield said:

well well sheila,these are brilliant close ups.Did you use the standard lens or the macro on the tamron lens?

2 Jul, 2011
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littlewren said:

thanks everyone for lovely comments I am delighted to have seen and photographed butterflies I have never seen before by just walking along and looking in the places where the grass hadn't been cut..
thanks MW for ID's and the link...tried to look on one site but too many butterflies to chose from.......
Rob I used the macro on the Tamron.....find it tricky but chuffed I managed to get a few decent shots....

2 Jul, 2011
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eje said:

WOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOW!!!! Sheila absolutely wonderful.

2 Jul, 2011
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littlewren said:

ahh thanks Eric

2 Jul, 2011
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welshie said:

I agree with everyone.....these are wonderful shots LW, stunning!!!!

3 Jul, 2011
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littlewren said:

cheers as always Welshie

3 Jul, 2011
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saucy said:

These are absolutely beautiful. I love them. Just going back to have another look - I`m not jealous - but I really, really love the second shot.
------<--@

3 Jul, 2011
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littlewren said:

thanks Saucy...appreciate your comments...

3 Jul, 2011
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aster said:

All beauties Lw,I really like the 2nd one too :)

3 Jul, 2011
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janette said:

Beautiful set of photos Littlewren .....

3 Jul, 2011
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littlewren said:

thanks Aster and Janette....

3 Jul, 2011
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bonkersbon said:

Beautiful detail LW and pon sharp you must be pleased with these results .. lovely selection.Be a pleasure to add to Wildlife category.

3 Jul, 2011
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littlewren said:

thanks BB so kind....really enjoyed taking these

8 Jul, 2011
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phili said:

Don't have a clue what they are but they are great photos.

8 Jul, 2011
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littlewren said:

cheers Phil

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