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Papilio Memnon - 2

Papilio Memnon - 2
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Copyright: Pierre Langlois (pierrefonds) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2589 W: 18 N: 2722] (12974)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2006-04-19
Categories: Insects
Camera: Nikon D70, Nikkor AF 28-105mm f=1:3.5-4.5D, Hoya 62 mm UV
Exposure: f/11, 1/60 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2007-09-16 4:42
Viewed: 2661
Points: 24
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Une vue d'un papillon Grand mormon (papilio memnon) de la famille des Papilionides, la photo a été prise lors de l'exposition Papillons en liberté au jardin botanique de MOntréal.

A view of a Great Mormon (Papilio memnon) butterfly of the Papilionides family, the photo was taken during the Butterflies are free exposition at the Montreal botanical garden.

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Hello Pierre
Very intersting shot of this Great Mormon ,
Great details,lighting and sharpness,
Superb shot,Welldone.

Good Luck

Bonjour Pierre, belle netteté sur ce papillon, bonnes couleurs aussi
bonne journée

Hello Pierre,
That is a little beauty, but severely damaged!
It is alway amazing how they manage to fly even with badly injured wings...
Fine details have been captured, presented in a nice composition!
Pablo -

Salut Pierre,
Bien qu'il se chache dans cette fleur, on peut quand même admirer de très beaux détails et formes sur ses ailes. C'est une très belle espèce! Merci,

  • Great 
  • Silke Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 729 W: 98 N: 1707] (5458)
  • [2007-09-16 8:08]

The composition here is very good and the colours and details, superb
Excellent work

  • Great 
  • EOSF1 Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1393 W: 119 N: 5267] (23955)
  • [2007-09-16 8:17]

Bonjour Pierre, belle netteté du papillon, excellente PDC et bonne exposition. Merci !


Bonjour Pierre,
Une belle photo de ce Grand Mormon, excellent détails et composition , belle nettetée et excellent cliché..Bonne journée

Hi Pierre,
Wonderful black butterfly!
Excellent colors and very good sharpness.
Pleasant composition.
Well done!
José Roberto

Hi Pierre,
A lovely colorful photo. Well composed with a fine POV. Nicely done. Thanks for sharing.


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  • mlines Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 556 W: 26 N: 668] (3116)
  • [2007-09-17 14:16]

Hi Pierre. A good clear close up of this Papilio species. Good to see the details of it's slightly battered wings. TFS. Murray.

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  • arfer Gold Star Critiquer [C: 2731 W: 0 N: 0] (0)
  • [2007-09-17 19:41]

Hello Pierre

Excellent focus and sharpness.The shot is well illuminated with well saturated colours.The POV is very good,showing a unique perspective.The butterfly is right into his work.lol.TFS


Hi Pierre,

very nice colors and sharpness.



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