Macro Moments: Week 22 – Poppy

I didn’t even notice the wasp until I’d downloaded this close-up image of a poppy onto my desk-top:

poppy

Nikon D800 with Nikkor 24-70mm f2.8 lens at 48mm. 1/125 at f8, ISO 100. Cropped and edited in Lightroom.

Macro Moments Week 22

7 Comments on “Macro Moments: Week 22 – Poppy

  1. Nice shot.

    I think you will find the ”wasp” is a harmless hoverfly, in actual fact, maybe, Syrphus ribesii? Very common on Europe.
    Notice the flatish body rather than round and the absence of a sting in the tail.
    šŸ™‚

  2. Pingback: Macro Moments Challenge: Week 23 | Musin' With Susan

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: