f11, 1/200, ISO 100
The hornet was sitting on the side of the door frame on a damp cool morning. In fact rather like a bee hornets really do appear very sluggish in the mornings, apt to move in jerky circles as they try to move around and warm up. I'm also not sure, but I think they can't disconnect their wing muscles from their wings to let them move them to help warm up (some bees do this and you can hear it, but I didn't hear this hornet making any sounds even as he moved around later).
Any comments/crits welcome - thank you
|Camera:||Canon EOS 400D |
|Lens:||MPE 65mm macro |
|Recording media:||RAW (digital)|