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Caterpillar #8/1 Blue Tiger -T. limniace

Caterpillar #8/1 Blue Tiger -T. limniace
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Copyright: jitti coowanitwong (jcoowanitwong) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 1679 W: 0 N: 3120] (13754)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2012-01-20
Categories: Insects
Camera: Sony DSC HX9V
Exposure: f/4.5, 1/320 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Theme(s): Caterpillars from Thailand [view contributor(s)]
Date Submitted: 2012-01-24 2:34
Viewed: 4887
Points: 32
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
This is a Blue Tiger (Tirumala limniace) caterpillar. The caterpillar of the butterfly I posted last time.
This caterpillar is in a plastic container that was specially built to house it. The main food plant for this caterpillar is Dargea volubilis (Thai: กระทุงหมาบ้า) of Apocynaceae family.

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Ciao JC, great macro of lovely catarpillar, splendid light, excellent sharpness, fine details and wonderful bright colors, very well done my friend, ciao Silvio

nice macro of this striped caterpillar with great clarity and composition.

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  • Argus Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5038 W: 260 N: 15594] (50626)
  • [2012-01-24 6:00]

Hello Jitti,
Excellent macro of this striking Daniid caterpillar, its features well shown from a dorsal POV with superb sharpness and natural colours on the leaf of its host plant.
Thanks and best regards,

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  • pegos Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 222 W: 0 N: 356] (1982)
  • [2012-01-24 6:13]

Hello Jitti,
beautiful image of this splendid caterpillar with excellent sharpness and fine detail; great depth and perfect light; great visual impact. Well done!

Excellent photo, good point of view, perfect exposure and detail. A lovely caterpillar, what is the foodplant?
regards yiannis

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  • PeterZ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5137 W: 166 N: 13121] (49139)
  • [2012-01-24 7:43]

Hello Jitti,
Impressive macro of this caterpillar. Beautiful light and colours. Good sharpness.

hello Jitti
very nice picture with great details and beautiful colours
thanks greeting lou

HI Jitti.
Really interesting photo of this caterpillar. Amazing colours. Great sharpness and details.
Thanks for sharing,

Hello Jitti
Amazing larva and impressive macro with very good composition, wonderful colours and great sharpness.

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  • siggi Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3097 W: 109 N: 12399] (52850)
  • [2012-01-24 11:11]

Hello Jitti,
this is a truly excellent macro. The details, colours, exposure, lighting and overall composition are outstanding. Brilliant work my friend and TFS.
Best regards Siggi

Hello Jitti

Excellent macro of this insect (i see a new compact camera),
with fine POV, beautiful light, excellent focus sharpness details,



Sawadi Jtti Khun sabaai di rue,

Wow what a splendid sharpness with amazing details, superb lighting and the black & white stands out well against the green background, good composition, impressive macro picture here Jitti and very well done,
Best Regards,


Hello JC,
Could this be blue glassy tiger? Amazing capture inside the plastic container that house it. The black and white is really stunning.
Thanks and kind regards,

Hi Jitti

Wow, its awesome. Excellent sharpness and great details. So nice to be able to ID the larvae and show both it and teh adult, well done.


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  • tuslaw Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2754 W: 282 N: 4931] (19883)
  • [2012-01-29 17:18]

Hello Jitti,
The caterpillar in shown in fine detail and gorgeous coloration. I must say except for the color differance, it's features remind me of the Monarch Butterfly Caterpillar. Superb job of photographing this beautiful caterpillar for all to enjoy viewing. Well done!!

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  • foozi Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 2791 W: 0 N: 6696] (25839)
  • [2012-02-23 0:31]

Hello Jitti,
lively capture in superb style. The colors are so special and the pattern is very exciting.
The use of light is so well controlled.
Nice job.


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