Orange-tip egg hatch sequence

Orange-tip egg hatch sequence
Egg collected 18/4/2011 laid on Garlic Mustard; Cirencester Gloucestershire. Set up in "studio"; sequence photographed 22-24/4/2011; hatching occurred within 1 hour on 24th.
Canon 7D DSLR + Canon 65mm macro x5 + MT-24EX twin flash. Camera mirror-lock used to reduce any vibration.
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Orange-tip egg hatch sequence


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Postby Gruditch » Mon Apr 25, 2011 9:06 am

Absolutely wonderful sequence, thanks for sharing. :D
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Postby Denise » Tue Apr 26, 2011 7:46 am

A really great set of images there. Brilliant.
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Postby Trev Sawyer » Tue Apr 26, 2011 7:52 am

Superb composition James. I was watching an Orange Tip egg hatch at the weekend through a microscope and tried to photograph it through the eyepiece, but that proved largely a waste of time.

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