Butterflies & Moths, Sally D's Mobile Photography Challenge

Sally D’s Mobile Photography Challenge: Macro (Phalaenoides glycinae)

I’ve photographed this pretty Aussie Grapevine Moth (Phalaenoides glycinae) last year, but not managed to so far in 2016 – until today. However, this one was very subdued and jumped on to my hand when I reached for a grape. Sort of puts one off eating the grapes just thinking that one of these moths may have pumped eggs in already!  I did see a tiny caterpillar a few days ago.

I’m tagging these  for Sally D’s Mobile Photography Challenge: Macro.

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The moth settled on an old hand towel on the clothesline.  Looks like one of my gray hairs fell out and settled on the towel, too.

 

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Images taken with the Nokia Lumia 520 Windows Phone, on auto I’ve cropped and reduced the size.

 

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Saved the best until last.  Thanks for looking.    🙂

 

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15 thoughts on “Sally D’s Mobile Photography Challenge: Macro (Phalaenoides glycinae)

    • I’m so lucky that my cheap windows phone will take these photos, Julie. I’ve been thinking of getting a ‘real’ camera (I do have a point and shoot) and hadn’t considered I’d probably have to get a proper macro lens for it. Having macro has certainly opened my eyes to the wonders in my garden! I even marvel at the texture of the old towel. 🙂

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