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three wasps and a butterfly

Posted by
Emanuel Högberg (Borås, Sweden) on 26 August 2011 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

The flying wasp was caught on a separate photo, but I couldn't resist merging the two.

Canon EOS 500D 1/800 second ISO 100

All comments are very much appreciated, good or bad, though I might not answer each and every one I'll take a look at your photoblog if you have one. It's always nice to be inspired by others, so let me know what you think :)

Dico from DRACHTEN, Netherlands

Some people get more....;-))
Nice composition !!

26 Aug 2011 5:52am

Heinz from Hamm, Germany

das muß man erst einmal so sehen. Im rechten Moment auf den Auslöser gedrückt.
Sehr gut.

26 Aug 2011 1:34pm

jay from MUMBAI, India

Great Capture

26 Aug 2011 1:49pm

Anneke from Veendam, Netherlands

Wow ...... a beautiful picture
with great colors.
The butterfly can not just kick off,
clever piece of work with the glider in the picture;-)

26 Aug 2011 6:03pm

skarlet from kerman, Iran

wow! great composition! i love it...

26 Aug 2011 7:33pm

Shaahin Bahremand from Tehran, Iran

wow ! so great moment !

27 Aug 2011 7:24am

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Great capture, Emanuel, colors and clarity are amazing.

27 Aug 2011 8:05am

Mariana M. from Waterloo, Canada

beautiful closeup

27 Aug 2011 3:10pm

Bettina from Los Angeles, United States

Wow, that is stunning. The action, the colors, the details are fantastic.

28 Aug 2011 5:51am

Loner from Wörgl, Austria

A great shot at the right time !

30 Aug 2011 6:46am

Rick from Toronto, Canada

What a superb combination of activity and crisp close-up detail !

31 Aug 2011 11:31am

Jani from Jönköping, Sweden

mycket snyggt att du även lyckades fånga getingen på bild! :)

31 Aug 2011 12:38pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Fear of wasps give me ... I keep a bad memory of their bites ... but in this picture are beautiful ... Meeting in nature ... making spectacular ... Butterfly and her servants ... Maybe?

31 Aug 2011 12:50pm

Victoria - Foto from Sweden

Riktigt fin bild!

31 Aug 2011 1:06pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

Excellent detail in this well framed shot Emanuel! You definitely siezed the moment! Bravo! ;-)

31 Aug 2011 1:26pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

Wonderful capture and idea!

31 Aug 2011 3:37pm

kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand

This is a stunning shot, that flower must be full of nectar as the insects gather to enjoy.

31 Aug 2011 8:02pm

kgoks from Kanagawa, Japan

wonderful capture! nice composition.

1 Sep 2011 6:42am

Victoria - Foto from Sweden

Svar: Japp, jag har fotat bilden "Cigarette smoke" själv... alla bilder på bloggen har jag fotat. Vad roligt att du gillar bilden. Hur jag hittade din fotoblogg vet jag inte riktigt, jag surfade runt på fotobloggar och tror att du hade skrivit en kommentar hos någon. :)

Ha en bra dag!

1 Sep 2011 6:42am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Superbly vibrant capture - the flying wasp is a dramatic addition to the frame!

1 Sep 2011 12:52pm

Lougris from Toulouse, France

:) très bien réalisé !!
j'aime beaucoup !

1 Sep 2011 9:31pm

Mirjam from Kyiv, Ukraine

Jättebra! I love this

2 Sep 2011 2:00pm

Dokmateo from Madrid, Spain

Magnificent macro...two thumbs up!

9 Sep 2011 12:52am

Soheil from Tehran, Iran

nice shot
well done

19 Sep 2011 2:59pm

mosleh from kurdestan_baneh, Iran

very good work :)

2 Oct 2011 8:07am

Céline from New York City, United States

So crowded ! nice shot !

4 Oct 2011 4:13am

Canon EOS 500D
1/800 second
ISO 100

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