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Luna Moth Caterpillar

I photographed this Luna Moth Caterpillar while it was crossing a county road in the Ouachita National Forest here in Arkansas. Prior to cocooning, the larvae may turn reddish-brown from green like in my photo. Gear Used: Camera: Canon EOS R5 Lens: RF100-500 mm F4.5-7.1 L IS USM Technical: Location: Near My House (Arkansas) Date and Time Taken: September 3,… Read More »

Horned Passalus Beetle With Mites

I photographed this Horned Passalus Beetle With Mites near the Ouachita National Forest here in Arkansas. These Beetles are also known as Bess Beetle or Betsy Bug. Gear Used: Camera: Canon EOS R5 Lens: RF100-500 mm F4.5-7.1 L IS USM Technical: Location: Near The Ouachita National Forest (Arkansas) Date and Time Taken: July 3, 2022 (05:50 P. M.) Exposure Mode:… Read More »

Robber Fly On Rocks

I took both of these photos of a Robber Fly On Rocks on a road near the Ouachita National Forest here in Arkansas. Gear Used: Camera: Canon EOS R5 Lens: RF100-500 mm F4.5-7.1 L IS USM Technical: Location: Near The Ouachita National Forest (Arkansas) Date and Time Taken: July 3, 2022 (09:01 A. M.) Exposure Mode: Manual Aperture: f10 (First… Read More »