Gatekeeper Butterfly by John Keates

A Gatekeeper Butterfly (Maniola tithonius) resting. Taken at Target Wood, Kidsgrove, Stoke-on-Trent, England, UK.

118 views @10-1-2011

Canon EOS 5D
Tamron SP AF Di 90mm macro lens
1/250sec f5.6 320 ISO

Featured in Bugs and Animals on Flowers in Macro Group


Comments

  • Ray Clarke
    Ray Clarkealmost 5 years ago

  • Farbeyond
    Farbeyondalmost 5 years ago

    It has the reflection of the sun in it’s wings……Beautiful!

  • Many thanks for your comments!

    – John Keates

  • Trish Meyer
    Trish Meyerover 4 years ago

    Beautiful capture!

    6 January 2011 … one image a day

  • Many thanks!

    – John Keates

  • lorilee
    lorileeover 4 years ago

    A lovely capture . . . beautiful!!!

  • Many thanks!

    – John Keates

  • Esperanza Gallego
    Esperanza Gallegoover 4 years ago

    Beautiful
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  • Many thanks!

    – John Keates

  • Edge-of-dreams
    Edge-of-dreamsover 4 years ago

  • Many thanks for the feature!

    – John Keates

  • Yool
    Yoolover 4 years ago

    Big congratz on your feature in Bugs on flowers in macro well done :))

  • Thank You!

    – John Keates

  • AndreaEL
    AndreaELover 4 years ago

    CONGRATULATIONS on your wonderful feature, amazing work and well earned.

  • Many thanks for your comments!

    – John Keates

  • dedmanshootn
    dedmanshootnover 4 years ago

    waht an interesting butterfly. beautifully shot

  • Many thanks!

    – John Keates

  • rocamiadesign
    rocamiadesignover 4 years ago

  • Many thanks!

    – John Keates

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