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75 image stack of a Clouded Drab Orthosia incerta Moth, captured this morning and processed this afternoon using Zerene Stacker & PS.
Very common species of moth with a wingspan of 35-40mm, found on the wing from March thru to the end of May, feeds on various trees including oak, elm, birch, etc.
Apologies to everyone for not commenting too much lately, I've been quite unwell of late, in fact this was the first time I've had the cameras out for several weeks. I won't bore you with all the details other than to say I'm hopefully on the mend now Smile

Ade

Camera:Canon EOS 50D
Lens:Canon EF MP-E 65mm Macro @ x1.5 magnification
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Title:Clouded Drab Moth
Username:Ade_Osman Ade_Osman
Uploaded:10 Apr 2013 - 4:14 PM
Tags:Close-up / macro, Digitally manipulated, Flash / lighting, General, Specialist / abstract
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TonyDy
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10 Apr 2013 - 4:15 PM

Superb shot, Ade,
Tony

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CarolG
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10 Apr 2013 - 4:19 PM

Great to see you're taking images again, Ade, we do miss you on ePZ Sad Carol

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WhiteRose1
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10 Apr 2013 - 4:24 PM

A strong angle and excellent work, Ade. (dust bunny on the left Tongue)

Dave

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Ade_Osman
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10 Apr 2013 - 4:28 PM


Quote: dust bunny on the left

Bugger, I missed that......I've really got to get my bleeding eyes tested again......GRRRRR! Blush

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Glostopcat
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10 Apr 2013 - 4:35 PM

This moth is far from drab Ade, you've kicked off the mothing season in style with this terrific detailed upload. You may have missed that dust bunny but we've all missed the epz Bunny, whatever has happened to her and the crazy garden?!

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Maiwand
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10 Apr 2013 - 4:40 PM

So glad to hear that you are on the mend Ade. This superb shot shows you have lost none of your skills.!!!GrinGrinGrin
Ron

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livinglevels
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10 Apr 2013 - 4:50 PM

Great image. Now you can see how they can detect single pheromone molecules with those amazing antennae. Welcome back to the 'zene!
Paul

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KarenFB
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10 Apr 2013 - 5:17 PM

A brilliant moth portrait!

(Missed you Ade, glad to see you're back!) Smile

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rontear
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10 Apr 2013 - 5:30 PM

Back to the underworld Ade, moths and their furry bodies !!!! Excellent as per sey.Smile
Ron.

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AnnChown
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10 Apr 2013 - 5:39 PM

Welcome back Ade - I hope there will be more of these to come! Great work.
Ann

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helenlinda
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10 Apr 2013 - 6:42 PM

Excellent detail. Glad you are feeling a little better SmileSmile
Helen

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richmowil
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10 Apr 2013 - 7:09 PM

Great detail in this fine image!! I like it a lot!!

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Lillian
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10 Apr 2013 - 7:36 PM

Good image Ade...dust bunny...no probWink
very detailed and good to see you here
Lillian

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Louise_Morris
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10 Apr 2013 - 7:45 PM

So good to see you posting again Ade - and glad to hear you are doing a lot better!!

Belter of a comeback shot and bugger the dust bunny when the rest of it is this good!!

Take care, Lou

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EMJAYCEE
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10 Apr 2013 - 7:58 PM

Missed you and your great images Ade - glad you're back with us.
Joan.

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10 Apr 2013 - 8:20 PM

Had to be yours-- a superb comeback image!

Welcome!

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Fefe
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11 Apr 2013 - 7:48 AM

How rude to say he is "Drab"TongueTongue........... I think he is rather pleasantGrinGrinGrin Check out that hairdo, cute or what?
Glad to hear you are on the mendSmile
Diane

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jasonrwl
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11 Apr 2013 - 7:51 AM

A fine image Ade.
Jason

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NDODS
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11 Apr 2013 - 9:37 AM

There is nothing drab about this fella, he's a real stunner Ade

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

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adrian_w
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11 Apr 2013 - 11:11 AM

Opened this up directly from email notification of upload so I never saw the thumbnail.
That is a seriously scary image to be confronted with first thing in the morning. What superb detail in the antennae and body hair.
Glad to hear you on the up again.

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11 Apr 2013 - 2:21 PM

I am such a wimp with spiders, but moths fascinate me - this one is a beauty Ade. So busy looking at the detail did not even notice the dust bunny! Glad to see you posting again.
Carole

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11 Apr 2013 - 10:21 PM

This is a real cracker Ade. Wonderful detail.

Jane

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