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Common Sailor

Common Sailor
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Copyright: MIKE WNR (drmw) Silver Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 15 W: 0 N: 98] (1192)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2007-02-27
Categories: Insects
Camera: Canon EOS 5D
Exposure: f/5.6, 1/25 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2007-05-29 4:20
Viewed: 5091
Points: 12
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Common Sailor

Neptis hylas.

A Nymphalid. There are a number of Neptis species.

This is a very common butterfly in Tropics.

This specimen found in Cuc Phuong national Park in Vietnam.

Has a floating type of flights...it sails.

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Hi Mike,
Wow! This is a fabulous shot! The details are sharp and the colours are gorgeous. TFS.

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  • Argus Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5038 W: 260 N: 15594] (50626)
  • [2007-05-29 12:30]
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Hello Mike,
Fine capture of a fresh specimen of a Common Sailor. Once again this shot, though well exposed, suffers a little from light deficiency: a hand held camera using a low shutter speed. Despite that it is fairly sharp and the composition and BG are fine.
TFS and best wishes, Ivan

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  • gannu Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 988 W: 4 N: 3277] (14761)
  • [2007-05-30 7:04]
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Mike, Too good I love the color and the position. The POv is too good. Excellent take. Ganesh

Hi Mike,
what a nice colors. wonderful. details and focus very nice. it is great composed.
Best wishes

Hi Mike splendid Neptis with great details and wonderful colors, all yours butterfly are beautiful, thanks for id, have a nice week end, ciao Silvio

Hello Mike.

Excellent image, nice composition and colors.
Very good details.

Jose Luis.

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