Carpenter Bee

The term “carpenter bee” is derived from how almost all species nest, which involves boring into dead wood. Gear Used: Camera: Canon EOS R7 Lens: RF100-500 mm F4.5-7.1 L IS USM Technical: Location: Near The Ouachita National Forest (Arkansas) Date and Time Taken: September 14, 2022 (4:08 P. M.) Exposure Mode: Manual Aperture: f8 Shutter speed: 1/3200 ISO: 2500 (Auto)… Read More »

Tarantula

Tarantulas are all venomous. Despite the fact that their venom is not fatal to humans, some bites result in severe discomfort that may last for many days. Gear Used: Camera: Canon EOS R7 Lens: RF100-500 mm F4.5-7.1 L IS USM Technical: Location: Near The Ouachita National Forest (Arkansas) Date and Time Taken: September 15, 2022 (11:52 A. M.) Exposure Mode:… Read More »

Catalpa Sphinx Caterpillar

It is known as Catawba or Catalpa worm while it is in the larval stage and emerges as white with black spots. They ultimately develop a darker color as they get older. They generally have a golden color with a black stripe down the middle of their back and black dots on either side. Gear Used: Camera: Canon EOS… Read More »

Red-shouldered Hawk

Red-shouldered Hawks fly over woodlands or perch on treetops to look for prey. They kill their prey by falling directly onto it from the air when they spot it. Gear Used: Camera: Canon EOS R7 Lens: RF800mm F11 IS STM Technical: Location: Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge (Oklahoma) Date and Time Taken: September 20, 2022 (7:32 A. M.) Exposure Mode:… Read More »

Army Of Frogs

The Froglets will stay close to the water where they were deposited. They will look for a different habitat if there is a drought. Gear Used: Camera: Canon EOS R7 Lens: RF100-500 mm F4.5-7.1 L IS USM Technical: Location: Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge (Oklahoma) Date and Time Taken: September 20, 2022 (8:17 A. M.) Exposure Mode: Manual Aperture: f16 Shutter… Read More »