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Trailcam pic of a ghost

Here is a recent trailcam pic that shows a ghostly object that actually casts a shadow on the ground below it.  In the frame prior to this there is nothing to see.  In two frames prior there is a doe exiting the frame.  Weird!

Trailcam Ghost 

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That's a good one. If you

That's a good one. I can't imagine what it would be and with it casting a shadow really makes you wonder.

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Bat?

My guess is that it was a bat that the flash washed out... but then that is a large bat.  If you look closely at the pic with the deer exiting the frame there appears to be the same figure in the far background in the upper left.  Still pretty eerie!  The wife now wants to camp there for the night to try and see it.  I told her she was crazy!

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Trailcam ghost

Not a bat...moth. Big one, too. The wings and body are the right shape and you can see the antennae. It's close enough to the trail cam to wash out the color while blocking the light from the flash and throwing a shadow to the ground.

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Exactly what I was going to

Exactly what I was going to say.  Big, big silk moth or something similar.  The antenna gives it away.  They're as big as my hand out here.....

Very cool!

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AHAAA!

Well... if it comes flying by me at night it will be a dead silk moth!   Thumbs up  And if you hear a loud scream like a girl that is not me and has to be my wife!  lol   

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