Taken 15-Oct-13
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Category:Animals
Subcategory:Insects
Subcategory Detail:
Keywords:Butterfly, Cethosia penthesilea, Insect, Orange Lacewing
Photo Info

Dimensions5442 x 3628
Original file size3.43 MB
Image typeJPEG
Color spacesRGB
Date taken15-Oct-13 10:39
Date modified14-Feb-16 17:22
Shooting Conditions

Camera makeCanon
Camera modelCanon EOS 5D Mark III
Focal length150 mm
Max lens aperturef/2.8
Exposure1/200 at f/18
FlashFired, compulsory mode
Exposure bias0 EV
Exposure modeManual
Exposure prog.Manual
ISO speedISO 1250
Metering modePattern
Cethosia penthesilea

Cethosia penthesilea

Cethosia penthesilea (Orange Lacewing)

Status: not evaluated.

Flautning such stunning markings, I wonder how these guys don't get picked off by preditors in a wing beat.

I shot these in the butterfly house at Kuranda (which is really worth a vistit). In the wild they're found through Asia and the Northern Territory of Australia.