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David and Goliath
Hornet holding a net on my balcony
A Hornet Rests on a Flower
A hornet’s world
Agressive hornet closeup
Bald Faced Hornet
Bald-Faced Hornet
European Hornet (Vespa cabro)
There's beauty in everything. You just have to look.
Hornets Nest Above The Path
Blue Angel jet during San Francisco Fleet Week
YELLOW JACKET
eating a fig
A Hornet on Campus
Hornet on a palmetto bloom
Hornet with Honeybee on Flower
Wasp nest being constructed
Rare Copper Color Bald Faced Hornet Nest
A praying mantis - perched upside-down under a leaf - that had just captured a hornet.
a strange spider in a sweet potatoe vine eating a a large Hornet
Hornet on chicory
13th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
YELLOW JACKET

I found this yellow jacket in November. I thought he was dead and then realized he was semi-dormant. I grabbed my camera and he started moving down the stem and was delighted when he stayed in the "v" of the stem to pose for me! It was an amazing experience to capture this shot!

TAGS: Hornet, Leaves, New Jersey, United States

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Highland Lakes, New Jersey, United States of America
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© leesa beckmann.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2013
Total Views: 34
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 17, 2015, 3:08 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D90
Focal Length: 42mm
Shutter Speed: 1/200
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO200
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