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Papilio machaon caterpillar

Papilio machaon caterpillar
Photo Information
Copyright: Nikos Roditakis (NikosR) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 76 W: 3 N: 447] (3436)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2014-08-08
Categories: Insects
Camera: Olympus mini E-PM1, 60mm Olympus Zuiko
Exposure: f/5.6, 1/160 seconds
Details: (Fill) Flash: Yes
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2014-08-08 12:04
Viewed: 791
Points: 10
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Papilio machaon is a very common butterfly of cretan fauna. Among the host plants , plants belonging to family Umbeliferae are the most attractive e.g. fennel, dill on which we can see often its characteristic caterpillars. In this photo its caterpillar is feeding on flower shoots of Anethum graveolens (Dill).

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2014-08-08 12:07]

Hi Nikos,very lucky meeting with one of the most beautiful caterpillar of Europe,the pic is good but not the best,you lost the detail on the right,but the colors are very bright and well exposed.Have a nice weekend and thanks,Luciano

Ciao Nikos, great macro of fantastic catarpillar, wonderful colors, splendid sharpness and fine details, very well done, my friend, have a good week end, ciao Silvio

Hi Nikos,
照的清晰 很漂亮的毛毛蟲
顏色鮮豔華麗 很新奇
光線亮麗 構圖美麗

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  • senn Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 58 W: 2 N: 155] (1384)
  • [2014-08-15 8:51]

Hi Nikos,
Wonderful a compo and expo here, .. well framed and presented; .. well done mate

nuri :)

Bit details problems MF Nikos. Good coloirs an light. Interesting compo.


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