Yellow Woolly Bear Caterpillar – Spilosoma virginica

Located this spiky fellow at White Rock lake while shooting the wood duck. This Yellow Woolly Bear Caterpillar is light yellow in color, and is a larva of the Virginia Tiger Moth. I pulled a porcupine composition for it — just head in focused with burred out spikes. What do you think?

  • Canon, EOS 30D
  • Sigma 150mm F2.8 EX APO Macro EX DG HSM
  • ISO 400, 1/80s, F5.6 ,150mm
  • White Rock Lake. Dallas, Texas
  • May 18, 2007
Yellow Woolly Bear Caterpillar - Spilosoma virginica

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