Captured (as is) in the back woods of our Nature Center, on the edge of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Notice how it has exposed the intricate detail of the cones….It amazes me how a tiny wasp can be so creative in their design…Better seen enlarged HERE

Camera Details: Canon EOS Digital Rebel XTi, 55-250mm Zoom Lens, Aperture exp 5.6, Shutter speed 1/500, ISO 200, Focal length: 126.0 mm

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A self taught amateur photographer who resides in beautiful Winnipeg, Manitoba, which is a prairie city in the center of Canada. My dear wife Marg and I have been married for 52 years, and we have 2 married daughters and 3 grandchildren to share our busy lives.I love to read, practice photography, spend time with my family, play around on the computer, and volunteer a lot of my time at our local Nature Center, where I serve as an interpreter for kids programs.

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  • Lynne Prestebak
    Lynne Prestebakabout 5 years ago

    Yikes!! Hope they are sleeping…

  • I appreciate your comments Lynne
    Thank you

    – Larry Trupp

  • rodeorose
    rodeoroseabout 5 years ago

    How BRAVE are you Larry? Any braver than this shot?!!!! WOW WOW WOW

  • Thanks rosie, no problem as I used my zoom lens from the ground level.

    – Larry Trupp

  • Shulie1
    Shulie1about 5 years ago

    What a wonderful shot – how intricate it is

  • Thanks Shulie,
    Always appreciate your comments

    – Larry Trupp

  • gingy
    gingyabout 5 years ago

    nasty things they are. mike ahd one and he had to spray it at nite when they were inactive or he would have been stung to death. oh well, from thier viewpoint we are the invaders.

  • Mary I appreciate your comments
    Thanks ever so much

    – Larry Trupp

  • JayneLogan
    JayneLoganabout 5 years ago

    amazing Larry ..

  • Thanks for the fave
    and your preciuos comments Jayne

    – Larry Trupp

  • Marita McVeigh
    Marita McVeighabout 5 years ago


  • Thanks for the fave,
    and your most kind comment Marita

    – Larry Trupp

  • trueblvr
    trueblvrabout 5 years ago

    Oh my Gosh Larry, this is great. Showing so well the architecture.

  • Thanks for the fave Di, and precious comments as well
    much appreciated

    – Larry Trupp

  • Kathy Reid
    Kathy Reidabout 5 years ago

    The nests are such a work of art aren’t they, great shot Larry!

  • Thanks Kathy

    – Larry Trupp

  • Elaine  Manley
    Elaine Manleyabout 5 years ago

    wow excellent capture !

  • Thanks Lucinda

    – Larry Trupp

  • Al Bourassa
    Al Bourassaabout 5 years ago

    Great detail Larry. Very steady shot.

  • Thanks Al

    – Larry Trupp

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