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Common Mime dissimilis

Common Mime  dissimilis
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Copyright: Joydeb Chaudhury (JoydebChaudhury) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 558 W: 6 N: 860] (7753)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2013-03-17
Categories: Insects
Exposure: f/9.0, 1/500 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2013-09-14 6:29
Viewed: 1417
Points: 24
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Upperside of Common mime form dissimilis.
The Common Mime (Papilio clytia) is a Swallowtail butterfly found in South and South-east Asia. The butterfly belongs to the Chilasa group or the Black-bodied Swallowtails. It serves an excellent example of a Batesian mimic among the Indian butterflies.
Both males and females have the upperside velvety black or soft dark brown. Forewing: a subterminal series of outwardly truncate or emarginate white spot.

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hallo Joy
super good sharpness with nice details and beautiful colours
thanks greeting lou

Ciao Joy, great macro of fantastic butterfly, wonderful colors, fine details and splendid sharpness, very well done, my friend, have a good week end, ciao Silvio

Ciao Joydeb. Details and sharp perfect despite the difficult angle. Good contrast. Amazing light.


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  • siggi Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3097 W: 109 N: 12399] (52850)
  • [2013-09-14 14:31]

Hello Joy.
A beautiful and unusual butterfly.Details are super sharp and great POV. I like the color contrast in this shot.Regards Siggi

hallo Joy
照的清晰 很漂亮的蝴蝶 全身是黑白亮色 很奇特
補抓的角度也很棒 構圖美麗 謝謝分享

Hello Joydeb Da,
Beautiful butterfly.Well captured.Nice colour.Like BG.
Thanks for sharing,
Regards and have a nice day,

Good capture of this open wing beauty.
perfect sharpness and colour.
nice work with you 70-300.
try to put the name of the plant/flower.
best wishes,
samiran da

Nasmate Joydeb,
This is almost like a beautiful painting, the details are awesome and even the framing is very good, perfect wing spread for this beauty.tfs

wonderful composition with very nice performance!
regards Joydeb

Saw one of these in a butterfly house once, seeing you caught this in the wild just fascinates me; such detail and beauty. POV EXCELLENT! TFS!

Hello Joy
Beautiful butterfly and beautiful photo with very good composition, wonderful colours and good sharpness.

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  • iti Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 577 W: 0 N: 650] (7939)
  • [2013-09-16 9:40]

Hi Joydeb,
Excellent detail,amazing colors and perfectly sharp photo
with nice composition.
Regards Jiri.

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