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Lunch is Served
Grand Canyon Trail
Cherry Blossoms
portrait of a small girl on a bus
Great Blue heron in the park cooling off
A bench with a view
Horse Thief Lake
A Stunning View of Hubbard Glacier
Comuna 13, Informal City
Wave crashing on the rocks
Kasha Katuwe
Polyphemus moth
Greenland Sunset
Reaching High
MPDC officer smiling in the middle of a protest
Graduation joy
Long road
Golden Gate Bridge sunset silhouette
Breathtaking sunset over Majestic Lake in Houston, TX when out for an evening walk.
Covert Coyote.
A blue heron in the Florida swamp
Mall for miles
BLACK Life of WHITE Salt
16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Polyphemus moth

A close encounter with an enormous Polyphemus moth hanging on to a fence beneath the George Washington Bridge in New York City. I'd never seen such a large moth -- practically the size of my hand.

TAGS: Moth, New York

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New York, New York, United States of America
Member since 2018
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© Ben Gerstein.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 05.2016
Total Views: 26
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2018, 12:40 a.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS REBEL T2i
Focal Length: 55mm
Shutter Speed: 1/80
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO250
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PHOTO LOCATION New York City, New York, United States of America