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Plains Cupid II

Plains Cupid II
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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: 2018-08-15
Categories: Insects
Camera: Nikon D200, Sigma EX 105mm F2.8 DG Macro, 58mm UV
Exposure: f/5.6, 1/400 seconds
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2018-08-24 3:26
Viewed: 487
Points: 10
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Another picture of Plains Cupid shot on August 15.

Chilades pandava, the plains Cupid or cycad blue, is a species of lycaenid butterfly found in India, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, United Arab Emirates, Indochina, Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan, Java, Sumatra and the Philippines. They are among the few butterflies that breed on plants of the cycad class.


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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2018-08-24 12:25]

Hi Ram,a new pic of this small lycaena made in a very artistic way,it's nice to see new ideas for composition and this is truly lovely,impressive sharpness too. Have a nice weekend and thanks,Luciano

Hello Ram,
this shot is very pretty, I love the cute little Butterfly very much. Good sharpness and a nice blurred background.
Thank you.

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  • periko Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 70 W: 2 N: 145] (1487)
  • [2018-08-25 13:03]

Hi Ram
I like the composition with the cute plant, which makes a nice couple with the butterfly.


hello Ram
une magnifique photo: position du papillon sur ces herbes symétriques et fond neutre très agréable.

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  • anel Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 3053 W: 3 N: 8715] (40574)
  • [2018-09-14 5:41]

Hello Ram,
Very well shown this cute Lycaenid posed like an Circus artist on the plant.
Hope you are well.
Kind regards

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