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Pitcher Plant Mining Moths - Exyra semicrocea

Pitcher Plant Mining Moths - Exyra semicrocea
Cooter's Bog, Vernon Parish, Louisiana, USA
July 27, 2019
In Sarracenia alata
The lighting for this shot was achieved by having a friend hold a pair of synced satellite detachable flashes to illuminate the sides of the pitcher in addition to the "normal" flash fired down the tube. A pair of flashlights would serve the same function. (Cheap trick #47B in my new book which I'm never going to write.)

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That is incredible. Beautiful
That is incredible. Beautifully done.

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