Up and Under the Clipper (56)
|Here is the Blue clipper with wings spread and in WORKSHOP is the same clipper showing under-wing. Honestly its the same butterfly just the light is different for each shot.|
The Blue Clipper (Parthenos sylvia lilacinus) is a member of the Nymphalidae family. Commonly found in South Thailand and Malaysia it prefers the plain areas and forest edge.
It has a wingspan up to 3 1/2 inches (8.5-9.0 cm). The color at the forewing dorsum and hindwing basal areas are a brilliant lilac blue colour. The larvae eat Adenia palmata and Tinospora cordifolia.
Canon EOS 350D DIGITAL
Software: Adobe Photoshop CS2 Windows
Exposure Time: 1/200 sec
ISO Speed Ratings: 100
Focal Length: 70/1 mm