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Honey Bee

Apis mellifera

Description:

This was photographed in my front yard. Bees are busy and don't seem to stay in one position very long. I like the catch light from the flash in its eyes

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8 Comments

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 8 years ago

Wonderfu macro!

Dilek Cifci
Dilek Cifci 8 years ago

Amazing!

BareFeat
BareFeat 9 years ago

Very nice.

KarenSaxton
KarenSaxton 9 years ago

Great shot! I love taking macros

hookgv
hookgv 9 years ago

great macro

JohnMatzick
JohnMatzick 9 years ago

Thank you. I was using a 100mm macro lens and positioned myself the achieve the most colorful background. I think I must have taken 200 photos to get a few keepers

SusanEllison
SusanEllison 9 years ago

can you give me the metadata to this photo so I can learn to shoot a bee like your...I am still learning.
Your photos are magnificent!!

Arpicheck
Arpicheck 9 years ago

Wonderful!

JohnMatzick
Spotted by
JohnMatzick

Mazatlán, Sinaloa, Mexico

Spotted on Aug 12, 2010
Submitted on May 12, 2011

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