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15 Mar 2012 7:14PM
Great colours........ nice shot!!
Marius

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Cor 7 Belgium
15 Mar 2012 7:27PM
A great and special macroSmileSmileSmile
Cor.
Ade_Osman 12 4.5k 36 England
15 Mar 2012 7:38PM
Now this is a cracking image Ron and another one for me to aspire too.....Simply superb!

Ade
Brian65 6 2 United Kingdom
15 Mar 2012 7:46PM
Great image Ron.
brian
Norfolkboy 9 1 4 England
15 Mar 2012 10:52PM
Superb image, Ron. Great detail and colour.
Colin
TonyDy Plus
7 4 2 United Kingdom
15 Mar 2012 11:15PM
Cracking shot, Ron.
Tony
Glostopcat Plus
9 255 2 England
17 Mar 2012 10:18AM
A wonderful natural history image, it must have been a real privelege to witness the emerging first hand. This can't be one of this years brood surely!
RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
17 Mar 2012 10:21AM
Beautifully timed to capture it before the wings were expanded: did you get a subsequent shot with the wings more 'inflated'?
Ronnie.
ron thomas Plus
12 11 1 United Kingdom
19 Mar 2012 7:45PM
Many thanks for all of these comments. I bought in the livestock when they were chrysalids. I had 10 of them and had to stay close once the first on had emerged. It was set up in my garden. I have a video on YouTube which shows how I did the same thing with some moths....

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=crDlDLJZOQo&list=UU7hRQmkFV6L0GZd9MYWC0Qw&index=40&feature=plcp

Ronnie, if you take a look at my previous upload it should answer your question, Cheers!

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