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Dumeril's Black Headed Snake

Dumeril's Black Headed Snake
Photo Information
Copyright: Raja Purohit (Rajapurohit) Silver Note Writer [C: 3 W: 0 N: 46] (239)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2010-03-08
Categories: Reptiles
Camera: Nikon D300s, Nikkor 200mm f/4 Macro IF ED
Details: (Fill) Flash: Yes
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2010-03-09 1:47
Viewed: 8760
Points: 14
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Jerdon's Many-tooth Snake or Dumeril's black-headed snake Sibynophis subpunctatus is a species of snake found in India (Maharashtra (Pune district) ) and Sri Lanka.

A species of non venomous snake found in India's Maharashtra State (Pune) and Sri Lanka.These snakes are active by the day as well as the night. Lives in leaf litter, preys on geckos, skinks, and smaller snakes. Maximum size is 18 inches

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A very nice snake study in almost perfect focus and good exposure, over a nice, fiery BG Raja, just another stop down in aperture might produce a totally sharp snake image, I think...

Hello Raja,
Very impressive close-up shot of this lovely snake.
TFS and regards,

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  • jhm Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 893 W: 0 N: 507] (1853)
  • [2010-03-09 5:05]

Hello Raja,

Very impressive close-up of these snake.
Brown of color and a nicer black head.
Sharpness and clarity are superb.
Composition and presentation are excellent. TFS.

Best regards,

Hi Raja,
Impressive contrast, a dramatic result! congratulations!

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  • zulfu Gold Star Critiquer [C: 685 W: 0 N: 2] (43)
  • [2010-03-09 8:36]

Hello Raja, excellent close-up of this modest looking beauty with nice composition and colours.
TFS and G's,

Hello Raja
wonderful shot of this snake, great sharpness and lovely pose
i like the design of his head, so different of the rest of his body
very well done

Hi Raja. Very good contrast and DOF. Perfect details.


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