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Sleeping Jewel

Holopyga generosa (ID-cred: Johan Abenius)

Family: Chrysididae

 

Uncropped, eight image stack of a sleeping jewel wasp (7mm). Each exposure 1/6s, f22, ISO100

 

Additional strobist info: Nikon SB-400 with home made beauty-dish style diffuser fired from above right, small silver reflector straight below the subject, natural light from behind and in the background.

 

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Taken on June 28, 2009