English:Orache Moth
German:Grüne Meldeneule
Danish:Mældeugle
Date:28/08/2010
Location:Austria, Wien, Kalksburg
 
Copyright:Per Hoffmann Olsen
Camera:Canon EOS 50D
Lens:Sigma 150mm 1:2.8 APO Macro
 

The Orache Moth is nothing special, only when you get real close where you can see every single scale, the colours and tufts becomes a joy to watch.

It is widespread from east to west Europe, mainly in the central and southern parts.

This image has been focus stacked with only 4 images. A computer technique to enhance the Depth of Field (DOF) in Macro images.

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