Monday, 5 October 2009

The Very Hungry Caterpillar

This spiky little chap was busy munching his way through a sunflower leaf. The plant was about seven feet tall so he had plenty to go at!

11 comments:

Bibi said...

I hope you know the book by Eric Carle of the same name...actually, I think it's 'The Very Hungry Caterpillar.' In any case, if you don't know it, read it, and you'll see a lot of similarities!

Excellent shot!

Tash said...

Fantastic shot! Bravo, bravo!

Jackie said...

That is an absolutely fantastic photo Marley - just brilliant.

I hope he left you some of the sunflower and didn't munch it all into oblivion!

Jim K said...

great macro, looks like he has already had a meal and a half.

Tricia said...

WoW Marley, that's a great macro shot, soooo clear!
he has his work cut out for him, huh! hehehe

Petrea said...

Wonderful, Marley! Yessssss!

Chuck Pefley said...

Excellent photo, Marley! And I'm so glad you're taking such good care of this future butterfly (or moth) -:)

Hilda said...

EEK! Squish it!!! Just look at those hairy spikes! Shudder!

Babzy said...

good appetite :)

JM said...

Wow! Just gorgeous!

Keropok Man said...

nice close up shot of the hungry one!

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