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Milkweed Tusock Caterpillar by Gary Fairhead

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Milkweed Tusock Caterpillar by 

Ottawa Ontario Canada

Canon 7D and 100F2.8 Macro . ISO 400 ..manually exposed at 1/320 sec F7.1 with 580EX flash at +1/3 exposure compensation


  • Wviolet28
    Wviolet28over 2 years ago

    How cool is he?? Good job! I don’t see such things in Virginia.

  • jesika
    jesikaabout 2 years ago

    Beautiful. Caterpillars are so very interesting. Are you raising this gorgeous little creature?
    “Larry” my larva has now become “Peter the Pupa”, hopefully he’ll be a pink and olive green Elephant Hawk Moth next spring

  • BonnieWoodson
    BonnieWoodsonabout 2 years ago

    I love the contrasting colors in this, most excellent detail. Looks amazing on full view. Bravo!

  • MotherNature
    MotherNatureabout 2 years ago

    This is incredible! The details are amazing and the colors just right. I love these guyys when they’re eating our milkweed:>) FAVE

  • Bill McMullen
    Bill McMullenabout 2 years ago

    Top notch image, Gary. I had many of these guys last year but have only seen one this year.

  • Magaret Meintjes
    Magaret Meintjesabout 2 years ago

    Please view our permament feature page and participate in comments
    and your work also qualifies for our Monthly Avatar Voucher Challenge
    Congratulations and WELL DONE

  • Yukondick
    Yukondickabout 2 years ago

    Great shot.

  • Sandra Moore
    Sandra Mooreabout 2 years ago


  • Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos
    Konstantinos A...about 2 years ago

    This marvelous work has just been selected and featured in the Top Shelf Wildlife group!
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  • reflector
    reflectorabout 2 years ago

    Incredible macro photography! Great subject, frame-up and catch!

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