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Old Jul 24, 2005, 12:13 AM   #1
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I'm told this is a hummingbird sphinx moth. It loved the attention...
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Old Jul 24, 2005, 12:15 AM   #2
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Old Jul 24, 2005, 2:06 AM   #3
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Great shots and a very interesting creature. It looks like it hasrudder wings.
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Old Jul 24, 2005, 5:45 AM   #4
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yes ive seen 1 but its been years , nicepicsit must have been tough getting these
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Old Jul 24, 2005, 12:13 PM   #5
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Actually, Pappy, it wasn't hard, because the moth was so intent on the flowers, that i was able to get real close...no need for any macros...

I think this hummingbird moth had a bump on itself...loved having its picture taken.:-)

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Old Jul 24, 2005, 12:50 PM   #6
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Mine (a lucky one: I was not trying to take it but the flowers only)
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Old Jul 24, 2005, 1:14 PM   #7
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Narmer, wonderful shot...
I like your flowers better!!!
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Old Jul 24, 2005, 1:21 PM   #8
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Great pictures of such an interesting insect.

Never seen this before.

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Old Jul 24, 2005, 10:56 PM   #9
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tudacee wrote:
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Actually, Pappy, it wasn't hard, because the moth was so intent on the flowers, that i was able to get real close...no need for any macros...

I think this hummingbird moth had a bump on itself...loved having its picture taken.:-)

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throw me some of your luck :G
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Narmer wrote:
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Mine (a lucky one: I was not trying to take it but the flowers only)
same for you to Narmer thats
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