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Chilades Pandava


Chilades Pandava
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Copyright: Srikumar Balial (Hotelcalifornia) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1519 W: 24 N: 2225] (14408)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2014-08-15
Categories: Insects
Camera: Nikon D5200, Tamron AF70-300mmF/4-5.6Di-LD-MACRO 1:2
Photo Version: Original Version
Theme(s): Butterflies And Moths Of Rajibpur [view contributor(s)]
Date Submitted: 2014-09-08 4:51
Viewed: 2727
Points: 30
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
I had captured this Plains Cupid(?) Butterfly in our yard. I think it's "Wet-season brood".



The Plains Cupid(Chilades Pandava) is a species of Lycaenid butterfly found in countries such as India and Singapore. They are among the few butterflies that breed on plants of the Cycad family.

SCIENTIFIC CLASSIFICATION:-

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Class:Insecta
Order:Lepidoptera
Family:Lycaenidae
Genus:Chilades
Species:C.pandava(Horsfield 1829)

Peninsular India South of the outer ranges of the Himalayas, but not in the desert tracts and somewhat local; Ceylon: Assam: Burma: extending into the Malayan Sub-region.


FOR MORE ABOUT THIS SPECIES, YOU MAY VISIT- Wikipedia(SOURCE)

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Hello Srikumar

Perfect image of this beautiful butterfly, excellent clarity, splendid sharpness, beautiful vvid colors, very nice BG color, very nice composition

Rgds

Nikos

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  • PeterZ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5137 W: 166 N: 13121] (49139)
  • [2014-09-08 6:46]

Hello Srikumar,
Excellent macro of this butterfly in superb sharpness and details. Fine DOF and composition. Great matching blurred background. Very beautiful light and colours.
Regards,
Peter

Hello Srikumar,

Hope you are well. What a sharp focus indeed for presenting this beautiful species of butterfly to friends. The light is excellent and the details have been captured so truly, life-like indeed! Light chocolate brown background is amazing. Thanks a lot for sharing, take care,

warm regards/Abid

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  • john1 Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 122 W: 0 N: 439] (3410)
  • [2014-09-08 7:22]

Hi Srikumar,

Wonderful macro of the butterfly, great détails and sharpness of the wings.
I like very much the B/G, perfect light.
the sun is not well placed, a difficult shot anyway.
TFS.
My best regards.
John vantighem

hallo Sri
great shot with good details of this beautiful coloured butterfly
thanks greeting lou

WONDERFUL IMAGE with great details and sharpness and beautiful color.Good macro shot.

Ciao Srikumar, great macro of lovely little butterfly on beauitiful blurry BG, fine details, splendid sharpness and wonderful colors, very well done, my friend, ciao Silvio

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  • senn Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 58 W: 2 N: 155] (1384)
  • [2014-09-08 14:32]

stunning clarity and detail, .. great bg management; .. a classy bf take here Srikumar

regards,
nuri :)

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2014-09-08 15:31]

Hi Srikumar,beautiful macro! I know very well this species that i seen in Mauritius island in the last winter,perfect detail and bright colors despite the diagonal light,i like it! Have a nice day and thanks,Luciano

Hello Srikumar,
A fabulous image with excellent sharpness and composition in beautiful colours, including the appropriate hue on the background. A real pleasure to view.
Neels

Good control over light!Good work!
Rgds
Harris

Ciao Srikumar. TFS the interesting specie. Amazing playing of ligh beautiful colours.

Roberto

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  • iti Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 577 W: 0 N: 650] (7939)
  • [2014-09-15 9:54]

Hi Srikumar,
Excellent details and focus,nice composition,amazing colors
and background are nice too. Perfect shot.
Regards Jiri.

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  • KOMSIS Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 820 W: 0 N: 2419] (10674)
  • [2014-10-02 1:03]

Hi Srikumar,
Beautiful butterfly ..
Very nice presentation of this tiny butterfly in good sharpness, details and fine natural colours.
Best wishes,
Seyfi

Hello Srikumar

Excellent macro of this butterfly, with fine lateral POV,
beautiful light and background, excellent focus, sharpness, details, TFS

Asbed

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