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Cattleheart Butterfly

Cattleheart Butterfly
Photo Information
Copyright: Dinkar Singh (dinkar) Silver Star Critiquer [C: 19 W: 0 N: 8] (109)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2008-01-03
Categories: Insects
Camera: Canon 350D / Digital Rebel XT, Canon EF 70-200mm f/4 L USM
Exposure: f/4, 1/125 seconds
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2008-01-08 0:02
Viewed: 3726
Points: 6
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Though it may not look like one, this butterfly is in the swallowtail family. Its colors advertise the fact that itís bad-tasting and toxic to predators. Many other butterfly species mimic these colors to gain protection.

ISO: 800, Focal Length: 200mm

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  • Ena Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 324 W: 61 N: 594] (2454)
  • [2008-01-08 6:05]

Hi Dinkar,
Very good shot!
Good POV and DOF!
Nice colors of the butterfly!
Also,good composition!

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2008-01-08 14:03]

The colours of this butterfly and the sharpness of the wings are fantastic,a very good work for the note too,thanks for share,Luciano

This is a beautiful composition Dinkar.
Fine color. TFS

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