Monday, September 20, 2010

Tarantula Hawk

Body of a giant wasp, wings of a harlot cockroach.
Part of me said "RUN", but the photographer inside said "Get closer..."

Uh-oh... he spotted me.



  1. i was expecting to see an actual hawk. fascinating! when i googled it, they get to be like 4 inches!!

    stunning photos and i have to say i'm quite proud of you for getting so close considering their sting is supposed to twice a painful as a regular wasp!

  2. supposed to "be" twice "as" painful, that is!


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