Roy Lowry

Roy Lowry

Posted on 09/07/2015

Photo taken on September  5, 2015

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Conwy RSPB Reserve
small blue
Canon EF300mm f/2.8L IS II USM +2x
Canon EOS-1D X

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Small Blue

Small Blue
This minute blue butterfly on a Tormentil flower about 8-10mm across was photographed on the RSPB reserve at Conwy in North Wales. I think it's a small blue, but didn't get a clear view of the upper surface of the wing. The intense blue colour at the base of the wings was amazing.

Gerald Schmitt, Mackedwars, Saffron Blaze, Thierry49 and 9 other people have particularly liked this photo

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So exquisite, Roy! Well done.
2 years ago.
Roy Lowry has replied to Puzzler4879
Many thanks.
2 years ago.
Beautiful picture Roy..that blue is great.
2 years ago.
Roy Lowry has replied to Maeluk
Many thanks Steve.
2 years ago.
Don Sutherland
Don Sutherland
Marvelous macro shot.
2 years ago.
Roy Lowry has replied to Don Sutherland
Many thanks Don.
2 years ago.
yokopakumayoko Francesco
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2 years ago.
Roy Lowry has replied to yokopakumayoko Franc…
Many thanks Francesco.
2 years ago.
Jan Hemels
Jan Hemels
Excellent capture!
2 years ago.
Roy Lowry has replied to Jan Hemels
Many thanks Jan.
2 years ago.