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Wasp and Fly

Wasp and Fly
Photo Information
Copyright: Mark Heywood (PapaLazarou) Silver Star Critiquer/Silver Note Writer [C: 27 W: 2 N: 43] (663)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2011-09-15
Categories: Insects
Camera: Canon EOS 1D Mark IV, Canon EF 100mm Macro F2.8 L IS
Exposure: f/8, 1/180 seconds
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2011-10-01 4:41
Viewed: 2598
Points: 4
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Saw this wasp pinning this fly down. Thought it was going to eat it, but it then flicked it off the leaf. Hand held shot with the macro lens IS switched on.
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Dramatic capture, Mark.
Your little story tells a lot about nature and its strange ways.

hello Mark
great sharpness composition with good details lovely sunlight and beautiful colours

This is a Fielddigger wasp
Mellinus arvensis

greeting lou

ooooooh what a nature shot; battle lost and won.

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