Another day. Another macro post.
This caterpillar looked a bit plain so I sprayed some water on it. The water droplets make it look a lot more cool I think!
I'll keep my eyes open for a fully developed specimen (the magpie moth). They look really nice!
Metadata: D5300, 50mm ƒ/1.8 reverse mounted.
Editing: Photoshop, Camera Raw, Color Efex Pro, Dfine, Sharpener Pro.
The colourful hairy larvae feed openly on the plants, often stripping off all the leaves. The mature larvae will sometimes wander from the plant to pupate.