Paper wasp at work!!

© Michael Erard

Paper wasp at work!!

Uploaded: December 06, 2006


f/9.5 1/45sec with 100mm macro lens.
The wasp is chewing the wood, then mixes it with its saliva to create a paste used to make its nest.


Joan Powell December 06, 2006

YIKES ! Too close for me : ) Great macro ! #568394

Kathleen Brennan December 06, 2006

Fabulous detail and clarity! #3675717

Ken Slade December 06, 2006

Excellent detail and color! #3675894

Hayden Cannon level-classic December 11, 2006

awesome capture Michael great details, clarity, lighting and colors on this super photo! #3690975

Michael Erard December 11, 2006

Thank you everyone for your nice comments... I'm glad you're enjoying the wasp, at least, on a photograph... :) #3693201

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