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Gaika Blue on Coriander flower

Gaika Blue on Coriander flower
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Copyright: samiran nandy (samiran88) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 834 W: 85 N: 1657] (10271)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2012-01-15
Categories: Insects
Camera: Nikon D90, AF-S VR Micro-Nikkor 105mm f/2.8G IF-ED
Exposure: f/14.0, 1/100 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Theme(s): Butterfly of Santiniketan [view contributor(s)]
Date Submitted: 2012-01-15 5:56
Viewed: 2460
Points: 24
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Another shot of this tiny beauty, The Gaika Blue or Tiny Grass Blue (Zizula hylax). Yes, they are really tiny its size comparable to the nail of your smallest finger. It took me some time to find the proper angle of for this macro shot with my dream lens.
Hope you like it!

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  • nagraj Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1618 W: 106 N: 3208] (15166)
  • [2012-01-15 6:03]

Beautiful image of this lovely blue on this cute flower, good lighting and colors..getting along with new lens, great..tfs.

Hello Sami
this is a very nice composition with good details and lovely colours
thanks greeting lou

Good composition with nice background. Very nice setting for the butterfly on the flower. Good detail. A lovely image.
regards yiannis

Hi Samiran,
very nice photo of this butterfly. Amazing colours. Very good point of view. Nice composition.
Thanks for sharing,

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  • siggi Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3097 W: 109 N: 12399] (52850)
  • [2012-01-15 9:51]

Hello Samiran,
this is a beautiful close-up picture. The composition and colours are very good. The sharpness and exposure are spot on. Well done.Best regards Siggi

Ciao Samiran, fascinating macro of lovely little butterfly on a beautiful flower, fantastic lighting BG, fine details, wonderful natural colors and splendid sharpness, very well done my friend, ciao Silvio

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2012-01-15 11:28]

Hi Samiran,very elegant capture whit this beautiful wings position,an excellent macro whit perfect details and colors,i like it!Have a nice week and thanks,Luciano

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  • PeterZ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5137 W: 166 N: 13121] (49139)
  • [2012-01-15 12:07]

Hello Samiran,
Beautiful photo of this butterfly in nice natural colours and fine sharpness. Good POV and composition.

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  • ana974 Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 477 W: 48 N: 968] (4857)
  • [2012-01-15 14:25]

Wow! A butterfly smaller than the nail of my smallest finger!!! This is amazing!!!
Great shot dear Samiran! beautiful composition! Great lens!TFS
Nice week to you!

Great photo Samiran! Excellent composition and wonderful soft colors. Very good sharpness too.

Hi Samiran

The slight angular tilt of the flower works well for this beautiful macro composition in soft natural light. Thanks

Hello Samiran,
Wonderful capture with amazing details and sharpness.
Lovely natural colors and exceptional clarity.
Interesting butterfly with lovely colors.
Thanks for sharing!

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