WLB Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Indian Botanic Garden photo-walk 2018

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WLB Photo-walk 2018 is a one day photography event to document the available species (especially butterfly) in the Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Indian Botanic Garden situated in Howrah, West Bengal, India. The photo-walk is designed for the assemblage meet-up and knowledge sharing of Butterfly enthusiasts and experts from different corners of West Bengal.

The group photo of WLB Photo-walk 2018

Date and VenueEdit

WLB Photo walk 2018 invitation card
  • Date: 7th January 2018 (Sunday)
  • Time: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
  • Venue: Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Indian Botanic Garden,Botanical Survey of India, Shibpur ,Howrah, West Bengal-711 103 India
  • MAP: Map
  • Meeting Point: Main Gate of Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Indian Botanic Garden


Email id: ananyanutritionist@gmail.com

Contact Number: +91 9051250468

Contact Number: +91 7548931749/+91 9475322324

Email id: zhukukhan@gmail.com


  1. Quality picture uploading in commons also with species and subspecies categorization.
  2. Article creation.
  3. Build and share scientific relevant knowledge.
  4. Motivate, inspire and register new wiki-contributor/ editors.

Resource PersonEdit

Mr. Judhajit Dasgupta, writer of book on Butterfly of West Bengal in Bengali language will be there as honorable guest. With his presence we have an aim to share and interaction knowledge about butterflies and making a cordial relation with every parts of West Bengal.

Program scheduleEdit

Time Activity
9:00am-9:30am Self introduction and How to create an account in Wikipedia
9:30am-12:00pm Butterflying
12:05pm Onwards A discussion and interactions among participants and resource person will be conducted. A

list of butterfly species will be prepared based on the sightings and photographs.


The participants are requested to carry the following:

  • Digital camera : Please carry a macro facilitated digital camera, preferably a DSLR with Macro photography gears like (Lens: 90mm/105mm/150mm/180mm), Or Tele Photo zoom lens like (55-200/350mm Or 70-300mm) etc., flash gun, defuser.
  • Enough memory: Please ensure there is enough memory on your card.

Special InstructionsEdit

Please bring quality water bottles like (Pearlpet, Hashpet, Tupperware etc.) to avoid the throwing off of disposable bottles creating Nature pollution and violation of the rule of the garden.


(Please sign below by adding # ~~~~)

Sl. No User ID Name Image Role Designated for Field work
1 Atudu (talk) 16:30, 17 December 2017 (UTC)[] Ananya Mondal Organizer
2 Subhendukhan (talk) 06:17, 20 December 2017 (UTC)[] Subhendu Khan Organizer
3 Soumyadeep Maitra (talk) 16:11, 22 December 2017 (UTC)[] Soumyadeep Maitra Participant
4 Sandipoutsider (talk) 05:04, 23 December 2017 (UTC)[] Sandip Das Organizer
5 1soumya (talk) 04:07, 24 December 2017 (UTC)[] Soumya De Participant
6 যুধাজিৎ দাশগুপ্ত(talk) Judhajit Dasgupta Resource Person
7 SUDESHNA SENGUPTA (talk) 16:12, 27 December 2017 (UTC)[] Sudeshna Sengupta Participant
8 MoulikS (talk) 15:47, 27 December 2017 (UTC)[] Moulik Sarkar Participant
9 Agnideep Saha (talk) 03:43, 7 January 2018 (UTC)[] Agnideep Saha Participant
10 Aniruddha Singhamahapatra (talk) 08:10, 7 January 2018 (UTC)[] Aniruddha Singhamahapatra Participant
11 Suvankar Dutta (talk) 06:14, 31 December 2017 (UTC)[] Suvankar Dutta Participant
12 Sayan Sanyal (talk) 15:15, 03 January 2018 (UTC)[] Sayan Sandip Sanyal
12 Beas Chakraborty Participant
13 Tuhin Patra Participant
14 Sajal mukherjee (talk) 06:16, 4 January 2018 (UTC)
15 Smriti Chakraborty Participant
16 Anidebo(talk) Anirban Chakraborty Participant
17 Dipankar Participant
18 Prosenjeet Participant
19 Rikhi Mahapatra Participant

Social Media CampaignEdit

Tweet about the WLB Photo-walk 2018 from the Official Handle of West Bengal Wikimedians User Group.

Contributing Images in commonsEdit

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  • All are requested to upload the images in [here].
  • Please use the Category: WLB Photo-walk 2018.

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