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Painted Lady

Painted Lady
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Copyright: Ram Thakur (ramthakur) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 4316 W: 231 N: 14052] (56953)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2015-05-14
Categories: Insects
Camera: Nikon D200, Sigma 70-300 4-5.6 APO DG MACRO, 58mm UV
Exposure: f/6.3, 1/400 seconds
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2015-05-16 7:36
Viewed: 926
Points: 14
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
The Cynthia group of colourful butterflies, commonly called painted ladies, comprises a sub-genus of the genus Vanessa in the Family Nymphalidae. They are well known throughout most of the world.

The group includes:

The Painted Lady (Vanessa cardui), which is almost global in its distribution
Australian Painted Lady (Vanessa kershawi)
American (Painted) Lady (Vanessa virginiensis)
West Coast Lady (Vanessa annabella)


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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2015-05-16 15:27]

Hi Ram,perfect capture with great details despite the half open wings,beautiful colors and composition too.Have a nice Sunday and thanks,Luciano

Ciao Ram, lovely Painted lady on beautiful flower, wonderful colors, excellent clarity, fine details and splendid light, very well done, my friend, have a good Sunday, ciao Silvio

hallo Ram
very nice composition with good sharpness and beautiful colours
thanks gr lou

hello Ram
Voici une magnifique composition, bonne gestion de la profondeur.

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  • senn Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 58 W: 2 N: 155] (1384)
  • [2015-05-17 12:24]

very elegant a take here Ram, .. lovely soft colours, and superb bg, .. great bf photography

nuri :)

Hello Ram
A very attractive capture of this beautiful butterfly.Wonderful colors and contrasting blurred BG.Perfect composition and great details.Thank You!
Have a good week!
Best regards

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  • cloud Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 497 W: 111 N: 1535] (9539)
  • [2015-05-18 5:35]

Hello Ram!
It so happened that long here not looked into and nothing I published. I see still here niknames many old friends. It is nice to see and admire the perseverance on this site. I do not know if you still remember me after such a long absence.Good photo. I saw this species enough long time ago.
Good day for you.

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