He was busy nibbling away at the oleander leaves and I could go close to him and take shots.How perfectly his back arches!!! I was a bit disappointed when the gardener told me that he is not the one who changes into a butterfly!!
Very nice capture
20 Jul 2013 5:35am
@Hiro: Thank you Hiro :-))))
20 Jul 2013 6:14am
@rem_la: Merci rem_la :-)))
Excellent capture of this beautiful caterpillar. The framing is beautiful with stunning color.
Have a good day.
20 Jul 2013 6:33am
@gerard1948: Thank you gerard...Have a great Sunday :-)
Wow...A superb capture and a great framing !!
20 Jul 2013 6:35am
@Mhelene: Thank you Mhelene :-))
So cute! I know that everyone don't like them but a photographer loves all caterpillars. :D
20 Jul 2013 7:28am
@Marilla: Yes Marilla..I took quite a few but I'll post them once in a while...ha!!! Yes caterpillars crawling all over may be allergic to a lot:-))))
Très bien vu!!!! une belle photo!!
20 Jul 2013 8:34am
@Martine Libouton: Merci Martine :-)
La chenille épouse et souligne parfaiitement l'arc végétal ! Belle compo!
Bonne fin de semaine !
20 Jul 2013 8:44am
@Benkirane Thami: Merci Thami :-)
Wow. Superb capture of this caterpillar, Devi.
Amazing nature. Beautiful frame and lovely green colours.
Love the framing, Devi. Great. :)
20 Jul 2013 9:17am
@Sam: Thank you Sam -)
How light it must be to hold on to the leaves to make a perfect arch!!! Looks like it's doing Chakraasana !!!
Now isn't that an amazing close up shot :-)
20 Jul 2013 9:30am
@Curly: Thank you Curly :-))))
Gorgeous shot! Great details and colours.
20 Jul 2013 10:04am
@ursulakatariina: Thank you ursula..It is one of the most beautiful , harmless caterpillars I have ever seen!!!
Superbe capture de cette chenille ! bien composé !
merci pour tes passages durant mon absence !
20 Jul 2013 11:04am
@Patrick: Merci Patrick :-)
Nice shapes, green colors, textures, DOF
20 Jul 2013 11:15am
@helys: Thank you helys...and the birds can't spot him!!!
Great macro !
20 Jul 2013 11:21am
@Lydia.Dd: Thank you Lydia :-)
Magnifique, de beaux détails.)
20 Jul 2013 12:09pm
@tataray: Merci tataray :-)
20 Jul 2013 12:46pm
@Jypyä Pop: Yes Jypya he does look funny sitting upside down!! Wonder how they do it:-))))
5* Wow Devi this is amazing!!
20 Jul 2013 3:18pm
@Kate: Thank you Kate:-) Just a few feet away from him in the next garden was a spider in it's web!!! Phew!!! I simply avoided looking at that creature...though the web looked pretty with the raindrops!!!
Quelle chenille et image quel vert tout se fond.
20 Jul 2013 3:51pm
@Nicou: Merci Nicou :-)
Almost a perfect macro! Lovely colours and focus!
20 Jul 2013 5:41pm
@mohkum: Thank you mohkum and a perfect meal for your white cheeked Barbet:-)))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))
Butterfly or not, this is a delightful image. I love the clarity and the details
20 Jul 2013 6:57pm
@Ruthiebear: Thank you Ruthie:-))))Yes...he's beautiful..he has such lovely eyes too...shall post another one soon :-))))
amazing detail and close up - I wonder what he does turn into?
22 Jul 2013 10:32am
@Jules: Aw!!! Jules!! He vanished before I could discover!!
A beautiful shot of this hungry fellow. I wonder what it turns into.
23 Jul 2013 11:47pm
@Steve Rice: He kept nibbling away...much to the chagrin of my DIL and the gardener!!!
How many things you find in this garden! A fine capture.
28 Jul 2013 7:31am
@Longroute: Quite a lot Longroute...but I am posting only a few here !!
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