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Another fine day, more flowers open and more Bees about. A Bumble Bee inside the flower.

Many thanks to Myra for her UA on yesterday's upload.

Brand:Pentax
Camera:Pentax K-30
Lens:TAMRON SP AF 90mm F2.8 Check out Totally Tamron!
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:2 Mar 2013 - 2:12 PM
Focal Length:90mm
Aperture:f/10.0
Shutter Speed:1/200sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:1250
Exposure Mode:Not Defined
Metering Mode:Spot
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Bee in a Crocus
Username:Alan_Baseley Alan_Baseley
Uploaded:2 Mar 2013 - 3:31 PM
Tags:Bee Insect, Bulb, Close-up / macro, Crocus, Flower, Flowers & plants, Wildlife / nature
Votes:57

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christinecilia
christinecilia Plus Member 3christinecilia vcard England
2 Mar 2013 - 3:40 PM

great capture well done. christineGrinGrinGrinGrin

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CarolG
CarolG Plus Member 8185 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
2 Mar 2013 - 3:43 PM

How wonderful, Alan, he looks like he has gone to sleep in there Grin Carol

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Herge88
Herge88 Plus Member 840 forum postsHerge88 vcard England4 Constructive Critique Points
2 Mar 2013 - 3:45 PM

Extreme close up here.

Best Matt

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Maiwand
Maiwand Plus Member 8Maiwand vcard England70 Constructive Critique Points
2 Mar 2013 - 3:57 PM

Top quality macro on this one Alan. He looks as if he could be having a snooze in that flower.!!!
Ron

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leontari
leontari Plus Member 2leontari vcard Greece
2 Mar 2013 - 4:01 PM

Amazing hairy detailSmileSmileSmile Superb colours and light, a great one capture
Effrossini

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digital_boi
2 Mar 2013 - 4:11 PM

looks like a tight fit indeed nice one

GrahamGrinGrinGrin

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capto
capto Plus Member 32235 forum postscapto vcard United Kingdom7 Constructive Critique Points
2 Mar 2013 - 4:32 PM

Excellent macro, looks like a couple of mites on the bee, fascinating.Smile

ivor

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BIGRY1
BIGRY1 Plus Member 3BIGRY1 vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
2 Mar 2013 - 4:40 PM

Excellent close up. Very interesting too to see the mites on the Bee. GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Ryan

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NDODS
NDODS Plus Member 43922 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom108 Constructive Critique Points
2 Mar 2013 - 4:53 PM

Exceptional detail and quality Alan.

Nathan Grin

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johnke
johnke  2223 forum posts South Africa14 Constructive Critique Points
2 Mar 2013 - 5:05 PM

This is fantastic Alan beautiful colors and wlel lit and composed. A wonderful capture...John

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Ray42
Ray42  7 England3 Constructive Critique Points
2 Mar 2013 - 6:29 PM

A cracking good macro

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sweetpea62
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2 Mar 2013 - 6:44 PM

An excellent macro Allen,great details..Lin

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ChristineD
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2 Mar 2013 - 8:07 PM

Excellent macro

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netta1234
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2 Mar 2013 - 8:24 PM

A Lovely image,but not much room for him thereSmile
NettaSmile

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JuBarney
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2 Mar 2013 - 9:33 PM

An amazing close up shot well captured
Ju

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fificat100
3 Mar 2013 - 12:58 AM

A stunning close-up with very well captured detail.

Lavina

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Val Prowse
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3 Mar 2013 - 11:26 AM

An amazing close up and detail. I can count every hair on the bee's body!

Val

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jaktis
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3 Mar 2013 - 2:24 PM

A great close up with the pollen details

Peter

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