Collecting the Sweets

Last week, when photographing some of the prairies in southern Missouri, I captured this nectar-hungry fly working on an Ox-eye Daisy wildflower:
Fly on Ox-eye Daisy wildflower

Fly on Ox-eye Daisy wildflower

It’s always amazing to see what and how many different types of insects depend on our natural prairies.

Photographic Equipment Used:

  • Canon 5D Mark III body
  • Canon 180mm, f/3.5 macro lens
  • Bogen 3021 tripod with Giotto ballhead
  • ISO 200
  • Aperture f/3.5
  • Shutter 1/2000 sec.

 

 

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Posted in 2018, Blog, Insect Photography, Macro Photography, Nature Photography, Travel Photography, Wildflowers
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