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Copyright: Marius Secan (marius-secan) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2007 W: 0 N: 5412] (29592)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2015-05-09
Categories: Insects
Camera: NIKON D810, NIKON AF-S 105 mm f/2,8 G IF-ED VR II
Exposure: f/13.0, 1/640 seconds
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2015-05-29 4:36
Viewed: 712
Points: 10
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note

Assmann's Fritillary, Melitaea britomartis, is a butterfly in the family Nymphalidae.
It has a wide geographic range and is represented by three subspecies.
M. b. britomartis Europe including the Balkans and Italy to North Kazakhstan and Altai.
M. b. amurensis (Staudinger, 1892) Altais to Amur
M. b. latefascia (Fixsen, 1887) South Ussuri, Korea, North East China.

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An extremely sharp and crisp capture of these mating Fritillaries, Marius.
Perfect light conditions and with those camera settings, you have done wonders by obtaining a flawless picture with no sign of any noise.

Hello Marius,
I like your birds and butterflies picture very much due to such BG as well as great details and sharpness.

A beautiful species......and here a nice capture against such beautiful BG. Well details as well as sharpness. Personally I would like to see it in vertically, but it's a personal choice. Excellent work Marius.
Thanks for sharing with USEFUL note,
Regard and have a nice WE,

hallo marius
very nice picture with good details and beautiful colours
i like this pose
thanks gr lou

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6525 W: 89 N: 15623] (65353)
  • [2015-05-29 13:03]

Hi Marius,what a lucky meeting!!!! A rare specie,and in a matng moment too! This is a great scoop,fantastic capture made with the usual top quality,i like it!! Have a nice weekend and thanks,Luciano

Great shot Marius!!!

Thanks for sharing.


Hi Marius,

only two words.

Perfect Picture!

For me it is every time again a pleasure to show your pictures.


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