These intimidating giants were all abuzz around the Peace Garden at Lyndale Park, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Shot with my Canon PowerShot SX20 IS


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  • jules572
    jules572almost 4 years ago

    What a great shot Steve, TOO CLOSE for me, they sting…Jules

  • You’d think I would have learned my lesson after running over a wasp nest with a lawnmower, but noooo, not me, got to be a thrillseeker! I’ll learn someday…until then, I’m going for the crazy shots! LOL! Thanks Jules!!!

    – shutterbug2010

  • DutchLumix
    DutchLumixalmost 4 years ago

    Awesome capture, wel done !!!
    Kind Regards,
    Erik – DutchLumix
    Amsterdam The Netherlands

  • Thank you very much Erik!!!

    – shutterbug2010

  • EdsMum
    EdsMumalmost 4 years ago

    Too close for me too, I don’t like them at all but this one has done you proud with a good shot. well done Steve. Shirley

  • I for sure didn’t want to upset this one, chased him for a while and when he finally found a spot to rest I had to act fast! Thanks Shirley!!!

    – shutterbug2010

  • Purplecactus
    Purplecactusalmost 4 years ago

    Blimey he looks like a bit of a brute!! Cool capture

  • He was definitely an intimidating one! Thanks!!!

    – shutterbug2010

  • JHRphotoART
    JHRphotoARTalmost 4 years ago

    Nicely captured

  • Thank you!!!

    – shutterbug2010

  • mikrin
    mikrinalmost 4 years ago

    great shot!

  • Thank you!!!

    – shutterbug2010

  • Bobby Dar
    Bobby Daralmost 4 years ago

    nice work

  • Thanks Bobby!!!

    – shutterbug2010

  • John44
    John44over 3 years ago
    Sharpness and details are excellent and the lighting is great. Well done
  • Thank you John, much appreciated!!

    – shutterbug2010

  • EdsMum
    EdsMumover 3 years ago

    Congratulations, 9/03/2011…Shirley

  • Hi Shirley!!, Thanks so much for the feature, what a cool surprise!!! I’m honored and happy to see it get noticed again!

    – shutterbug2010

  • AndreaEL
    AndreaELover 3 years ago

    Wonderful image, CONGRATULATIONS on your great feature.

  • Thank you Andrea!!! :~D

    – shutterbug2010

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