The Woolly Bear

© Mitch Spence

The Woolly Bear

Uploaded: February 13, 2020 | Entered: February 13, 2020 06:37:38

Description

This woolly bear caterpillar I found while visiting Ohio was probably, on this chilly day, looking for a place to curl up for the winter. I've learned that the amount of red and black on these little guys is supposed to tell us how the coming winter will be. More black, tougher winter. More red, milder. And if more black is on the front, say, the winter might start out rough and then ease up as it goes. And so forth. Category: Elements of Design

Exif: Camera: NIKON CORPORATION NIKON D7100; Shutter Speed: 1/320; Aperture: f/16.0; ISO: 560; Orientation: 1; Date: 2020:01:21 15:03:12

Comments

Bob Cournoyer level-classic February 13, 2020

Great comp, with the lines, of this little guy....Thanks for the explanation of the colors, I was just getting ready to google it... :-) #1734248

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