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Lungelarry
05-25-2012, 12:56 PM
After a tough shoot in the woods(85mm,excited dog,bugs, don,t mix..lol), I was super lucky to spot these guys just as I was leaving the woods. They are North Americas largest moths.

Iguanasan
05-25-2012, 02:02 PM
Very colourful and very cool. So, how do you tell the difference between a moth and a butterfly?

Marko
05-25-2012, 02:05 PM
Light up a flame and see if the butterflies are drawn to it :)

Cool image LL

Hillbillygirl
05-27-2012, 10:33 AM
Very cool capture LL. Hard enough finding a Cecropia, but finding two mating, and getting such a good pic. Nice!