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Ophrys blitopertha

Ophrys blitopertha
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Copyright: Ishi Talmon (Ishi) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 298 W: 21 N: 1943] (13387)
Genre: Plants
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2015-04-16
Categories: Flowers
Camera: Nikon D610, AF-S VR Micro Nikkor 105mm 1:2.8G ED, 62 mm UV
Exposure: f/40.0, 1/200 seconds
Details: (Fill) Flash: Yes
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version, Workshop
Date Submitted: 2015-05-22 2:15
Viewed: 1312
Points: 16
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
This Bee Orchid was discovered on Rhodes, and is now known also from Kos and Samos. O. blitopertha is pollinated by a beetle, Blitopertha lineolata (Scarabaeidae), which is very unusual for an Ophrys.

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Hello Ishi,
Thanks for visiting my gallery. Needless to say about the amazing quality of this macro image. Excellent colors and razor sharp details.

hallo ishi
nice to see this specie
i dit not knowe how many different specie there are
good details and lovely colours
gr lou

Hi,Ishi. This is a lovely macro shot of the beautiful orchid. The image is sharp, perfect exposure and well composed. Colors are natural and a very nice concise note thanks. Cheers

Hello Ishi,
Une superbe macro, très belles couleurs, et magnifiques détails.

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2015-05-26 14:47]

Hi Ishi,3 beautiful pics showing us the macro of this orchid as a main post and 2 complete view with several flower in the WS,magnificent specie and the usual top quality.Have a nice day and thanks,Luciano

Bonjour Ishi,
Superbe macro très finement détaillée.
A bientôt sur TN pour de nouvelles aventures.

Hello Ishi,

this an interesting orchid, good presentation of it,

Best regards,


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  • OzBY Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 183 W: 2 N: 351] (1355)
  • [2015-08-02 4:27]

Hi Ishi
Great closeup shot of this Beautiful Orchid

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