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Ruby Tiger

By Ade_Osman    
Just an up close and personal shot of a Ruby Tiger Moth today from my archives today I'm afraid.......

Hedgehog Update
For those interested were still seeing plenty of activity in the garden both from the Hedgehogs & the Foxes at night. I did manage to capture the young juvenile the other night, poor little mite was only 330g, anyhow, he's now gone off to a specialist carer, I've neither the knowledge or the expertise to look after one so small. Once he's up to weight, 600g, he'll be coming back to spend his winter in our shed and will be soft released once the hibernation period is over in the spring. At the moment the cameras are on the birds, but 'Hodgepodge' is currently in one of the hibernation boxes that has a camera fitted in it, so occasionally throughout the day, I'll be flicking over to check on him.....And then as usual the cameras will switch over to the garden tonight once darkness falls.
Ade's Hedgehog and Garden Wildlife Cams

Thanks for stopping by......Ade

Tags: General Close-up and macro Digitally manipulated Wildlife and nature Flash and lighting

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gary_d 8 576 13 Wales
23 Nov 2012 9:03AM
A great close up Ade. - gary

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fentiger Plus
15 916 23 England
23 Nov 2012 9:20AM
Awesome detail here.

CarolG Plus
9 196 18 Greece
23 Nov 2012 9:20AM
A belter, Ade. Carol
Lillian Plus
7 22 17 United Kingdom
23 Nov 2012 9:50AM
Albert is spot on here Ade
Awesome image
RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
23 Nov 2012 10:23AM
Impressively detailed image of this hairy and brightly coloured specimen, Ade.
achieverswales 6 8 101 Wales
23 Nov 2012 10:25AM
Beautiful colour and clarity Ade.


Hermanus 4 4 South Africa
23 Nov 2012 11:06AM
Excellent capture of a mothy hunk !! Love the colour - it is amazing Smile
SlowSong Plus
8 6.4k 29 England
23 Nov 2012 11:27AM
Super duper colour and detail.
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
23 Nov 2012 12:30PM
More scarlet than ruby!TongueGrin but what detail.

Mrsbass 3 2 1 United Kingdom
23 Nov 2012 12:40PM
wow - what an amazing creature. Great Image.
Mrs B
zapar40 6 66 5 Wales
23 Nov 2012 12:59PM
Love the colours. Super fine detail as always. Cheers for your UA Smile
23 Nov 2012 1:22PM
Excellent detail in this macro shot.
23 Nov 2012 1:48PM
Super macro, great details.......Sandy
rontear Plus
13 8 8 England
23 Nov 2012 3:35PM
Ruby beauty Ade.
mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
23 Nov 2012 3:52PM
More hair here Ade,than on these two idiots Jedward.
And I bet this one can sing better too !!
A well coloured shot.
Richsr Plus
9 91 223 England
23 Nov 2012 3:53PM
Like the fine details and good colours in this Ade
good close up work
Regards Richard
johnjo58 6 2 5 United Kingdom
23 Nov 2012 4:39PM
Just right out of the screen Ade, great rich tones, DOF and detail
tonyng Plus
6 8 2 United Kingdom
23 Nov 2012 4:41PM
Knew it would be yours as soon as I see the thumbnal. Super stuff Ade.
tomcat 11 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
23 Nov 2012 4:55PM
Straight on the shortlistWink

Norfolkboy 10 1 4 England
23 Nov 2012 5:40PM
Another superb macro, Ade.
23 Nov 2012 6:35PM
your work really is unmissable
Gorgeous capture here
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
23 Nov 2012 7:46PM
A very brightly coloured, hairy and firey looking little chap Ade, you've captured him so superbly in this awesome macro.
23 Nov 2012 7:51PM
Yeah that thing looks like a flamin Hedgehog in fancy dress SmileTongueWink Superb image and as always the detail impeccable mate Wink yawn yawn
Ade_Osman 13 4.5k 36 England
23 Nov 2012 8:15PM
Cheers one and all, just got home after being completely stuck on the M5 for 3 hours because some ****-head of a HGV driver had managed to overturn his load on the M4/5 split.....Call himself a professional driver! He's a disgrace to the profession of which I use to teach! GRRRRR! Sometime's you just wanna smash some folks head in because of their stupidity.........I wouldn't let him loose with the remote for the TV, let alone 44 tonnes of steel!
I'm off for some diazepam and some several jars of scrumpy!.......I'm bouncing off the friggin' walls here Sad Catch up with everyone tomorrow!

Fefe Plus
4 23 31 United Kingdom
23 Nov 2012 8:17PM
OMG.....................................OMG.............................................. Jaw dropping!!!
Its an Irn Bru coloured fat fluff bombGrinGrinGrinGrin
Wowee I love it! If I had an award to give it would be yours!
bricurtis Plus
11 2.1k 49 England
23 Nov 2012 8:40PM
Looks like it is on fire - what a great coloured moth Ade. Never seen one.
pamelajean Plus
10 969 1832 United Kingdom
23 Nov 2012 9:12PM
Looks like it's overdone the henna, Ade. I did that once, and someone thought I was in fancy dressSad. Would get away with it nowadays, though.
Saw the fox twice last night, really enjoyed watching.
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
23 Nov 2012 10:24PM
A top rant tonight fella, it sounds like your week has been as frustrating as mine!
annettep38 Plus
5 218 40 Costa Rica
24 Nov 2012 8:19AM
What striking fur coat.. And excellent mothography of course!
24 Nov 2012 9:23AM
Fantastic image Ade - wonder where Ruby comes from?? Wink Lou
saltireblue Plus
6 6.0k 33 Norway
24 Nov 2012 10:48AM
So, how many layers are stacked here, Ade? There's only one in my UA.

Quote:Its an Irn Bru coloured fat fluff bomb
priceless commentGrin

Ade_Osman 13 4.5k 36 England
24 Nov 2012 1:22PM
Thank for the UA Malc, I did indeed forget to say it was a stack, but only a small one of 15 separate images....

29 Nov 2012 10:31PM
Wow Ade - This is superb. A real belter of a shot.


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