Emperor gum moth, Opodiphthera eucalypti
Emperor gum moths are a large, striking species. This photo was captured early in the morning; the moth was perched perfectly on the spotted gum. In this image I wanted to capture both the beauty of the moth and the surrounding spotted gum forest.
Tathra, New South Wales
Canon 7D Mk II, Sigma 10–20mm, 1/200, f/7.0, ISO 500, handheldby Harrison Warne, New South Wales