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Taking Off (I'm full!)

Taking Off (I'm full!)
Photo Information
Copyright: John Wilburg (Maynayquan) Silver Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 40 W: 0 N: 217] (1716)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2013-08-01
Categories: Insects
Exposure: f/5.6, 1/640 seconds
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2013-09-17 1:59
Viewed: 1446
Points: 12
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
This butterfly is named Graphium agamemnon, also called Tailed Jay or Green-spotted Triangle Butterfly, which is a common butterfly found in Australia, South Asia and Southern China. The first description was in 1758 by Linnaeus. With a wingspan of 8.0 10.0 cm the Tailed Jay is a small member of the family PAPILIONIDAE. The butterfly is black with many green spots.
The forewings are black. There are many green spots. Nearby body the spots condens to small green bands.
The underside is a copy of upside, but the ground is brown.
The hind wings are black and have short tails. The margin is ridged. There are two chains of green spots on wing. At the inner edge there are two green stripes.
The underside is a copy of upside, but the ground is brown and the green spots are darker than upside.
The body is black, but the underside is grey.

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Hello John
I like it, i dont know most of the people what to do.
I like the sharp head with the probs.
great shot indeed.
best wishes,

  • Great 
  • nagraj Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1618 W: 106 N: 3208] (15166)
  • [2013-09-17 7:04]

Interesting capture of the flight...good to see. tfs

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  • siggi Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3097 W: 109 N: 12399] (52850)
  • [2013-09-17 7:26]

Hello John.
Interesting scene! Great macro as usually. Very good composition and fantastic sharpness to the head in flight!Regards Siggi

Hello John.
Lovely catch of a butterfly in flight with nice focus. TFS.

Hello Mr.John,
Nice to see an experimental short.It seems Butterfly is approaching towards me.So wings with motion blur has added a different look to this picture.
Thanks for sharing,
Regards and have a nice time,

Ciao John, great macro of fantastic in flight butterfly, beautiful movie effect of blurred wings, excellent clarity, fine details, wonderful colors and splendid light, very well done, my friend, ciao Silvio

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