Insects

Challenge #2 in the Nature series. Hosted by Valterj.
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Bee afraid
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This was a cross between a fly, a bee and a wasp, and was absolutely huge. It was flying around a makeshift greenhouse, smashing into the plastic sheeting - finally it stopped for a moment so I could compose, then I managed to show it the exit, much to both of our relief!
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Submitted: Wednesday, 20th May, 2009 14:40 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 2nd May, 2009
Focal length: 60 mm
Shutter speed: 1/30 sec
Aperture: F4
ISO: 200
Notes: Little bit of sharpening to bring out the hairs on its back and the detail of the eyes.
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