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The moth doesn’t enjoy the same charmed reputation as its lepidopteran cousin, the butterfly. They're usually dismissed as pests, waging war on our sweaters when they’re not dive-bombing the lights. But with his kaleidoscopic project “Mariposas Nocturnas,” the photographer Emmet Gowin transforms the apparently lowly subject into riveting art. He photographed more than a thousand species on visits to Bolivia, Brazil, Ecuador, French Guiana, and Panama, in the company of entomologists. Click…

The moth doesn’t enjoy the same charmed reputation as its lepidopteran cousin, the butterfly. They're usually dismissed as pests, waging war on our sweaters when they’re not dive-bombing the lights. But with his kaleidoscopic project “Mariposas Nocturnas,” the photographer Emmet Gowin transforms the apparently lowly subject into riveting art. He photographed more than a thousand species on visits to Bolivia, Brazil, Ecuador, French Guiana, and Panama, in the company of entomologists. Click…

Mississippi Sisters: Emmet Gowin: Mariposas Nocturnas - Edith in Panama

The images I chose from the book are of the wildlife of Central America.

GOWIN, Emmet. Mariposas Nocturnas: Edith in Panama.

GOWIN, Emmet. Mariposas Nocturnas: Edith in Panama.

Emmet Gowin’s Stunning Celebration of the Lowly Moth | The New Yorker

Emmet Gowin’s Stunning Celebration of the Lowly Moth

The New Yorker: The moth doesn’t enjoy the same charmed reputation as its lepidopteran cousin, the butterfly.

Mariposas Nocturnas; Emmet Gowin.  photo-eye.com

Mariposas Nocturnas by Emmet Gowin

The moth doesn’t enjoy the same charmed reputation as its lepidopteran cousin, the butterfly. They're usually dismissed as pests, waging war on our sweaters when they’re not dive-bombing the lights. But with his kaleidoscopic project “Mariposas Nocturnas,” the photographer Emmet Gowin transforms the apparently lowly subject into riveting art. He photographed more than a thousand species on visits to Bolivia, Brazil, Ecuador, French Guiana, and Panama, in the company of entomologists. Click…

The moth doesn’t enjoy the same charmed reputation as its lepidopteran cousin, the butterfly. They're usually dismissed as pests, waging war on our sweaters when they’re not dive-bombing the lights. But with his kaleidoscopic project “Mariposas Nocturnas,” the photographer Emmet Gowin transforms the apparently lowly subject into riveting art. He photographed more than a thousand species on visits to Bolivia, Brazil, Ecuador, French Guiana, and Panama, in the company of entomologists. Click…

Moon Moths - becca stadtlander illustration

Moon Moths (becca stadtlander illustration)

“becca stadtlander illustration: Moon Moths ” a drawing

Emmet Gowin, 'Mariposas Nocturnas, Index No. 47, Departmento de Santa Cruz, Bolivia,' 2012, Pace/MacGill Gallery

Available for sale from Pace/MacGill Gallery, Emmet Gowin, Mariposas Nocturnas, Index No.

Mariposas nocturnas

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"Great Gatsby" by foto-io on Polyvore featuring Iconic by UV, Via Spiga and Cartier

'Flapper Style' epitomized by 'The Great Gatsby' and other books by F. This style likely was adopted by Louise Arne Boyd after she debuted in society.

Emmet Gowin's ‘Mariposas Nocturnas Index #25, Bolivia, 2009’ (detail)

Emmet Gowin's ‘Mariposas Nocturnas Index #25, Bolivia, 2009’ (detail)

Los heteróceros son un suborden clásico de lepidópteros, hoy considerado parafilético; incluye las mariposas nocturnas que representan la gran mayoría de los lepidópteros del planeta. Hay muchas más mariposas nocturnas que diurnas.

Los heteróceros son un suborden clásico de lepidópteros, hoy considerado parafilético; incluye las mariposas nocturnas que representan la gran mayoría de los lepidópteros del planeta. Hay muchas más mariposas nocturnas que diurnas.