Xylocopa caffra

Xylocopa caffra

This is the Xylocopa Caffra also commonly known as the Carpenter Bee and this is a bee I would rather not argue with, large does not describe it, for a bee that is (2cm +).

Photograph Details
Date Shot
Tue, 6 Dec 2016
  • Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark III
  • Lens Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM
  • Shutter Speed 1/250 sec
  • Aperture f/5.6
  • ISO 100
  • Focal Length 220 mm
  • 35mm lens equivalent 220
  • Flash false
  • Tripod false
  • Number of Photos 1
  • Software Photoshop Ligthroom CC
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