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[Drowning Wasp]

Discussion in 'Macro, Flowers, Insects, and Greenery' started by Kevin_d50, Jun 2, 2007.

  1. Caught this poor wasp in our bird bath this morning - rescued him by picking him up with a blade from one of our palm trees.
    He shrugged himself off, did that cute number of cleaning his antennae and face, and flew off to wherever wasps fly off to :) 

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    As can be seen here, he was hanging on for dear life onto a blade of grass - I'm amazed he stayed afloat..

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    Here he is all chipper and cleaning himself up.

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    Cheers all
  2. Gale


    Jan 26, 2005
    Viera Fl
    Good shots and good deed:>))))
  3. Great stuff Kevin.

    I see you have the flash off camera, is that on a bracket or handheld?


  4. thank you gale :) 
  5. hi there alex.
    no, I use a $10 tripod for holding the flash off cam.
    works a treat, fully adjustable, up, down, left, right :D 
  6. Very nice shots Kevin.
  7. PGB


    Jan 25, 2005
    Excellent!!! Very cool.

    Thanks for sharing
  8. hi victor, thank you
  9. nice! thanks patrick :D 
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