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Yet another Bee on a flower shot. Hope you're all not bored yet

Brand:Pentax
Camera:Pentax K-30 Check out PENTAXPORTAL!
Lens:TAMRON SP AF 90mm F2.8 Check out Totally Tamron!
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:27 Feb 2013 - 1:44 PM
Focal Length:90mm
Aperture:f/10.0
Shutter Speed:1/500sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:800
Exposure Mode:Not Defined
Metering Mode:Spot
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Bee on Crocus
Username:Alan_Baseley Alan_Baseley
Uploaded:13 Mar 2013 - 4:37 PM
Tags:Bee, Close-up / macro, Crocus, Flower, Flowers & plants, Insect, Wildlife / nature
Votes:87

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
13 Mar 2013 - 4:40 PM

this bee really has character,,,,,

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KarenFB
KarenFB Junior Gallery Team 84254 forum postsKarenFB vcard England162 Constructive Critique Points
13 Mar 2013 - 4:40 PM

I'd like to see some wildlife of my own............too darned cold!! Looking at your's is as good, lovely details and the crocus are a gorgeous colour! Smile

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JohnChambersPhotography

Very nicely done, good detail pin sharp and I love those colours giving a perfect background

John

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johnke
johnke  154 forum posts South Africa9 Constructive Critique Points
13 Mar 2013 - 5:11 PM

Super shot Alan, and pin sharp...John

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lonely_oryx
lonely_oryx e2 Member 661 forum postslonely_oryx vcard England54 Constructive Critique Points
13 Mar 2013 - 5:16 PM

Excellent detail

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brian17302
brian17302 e2 Member 2brian17302 vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
13 Mar 2013 - 5:18 PM

Sharp & detailed macro image
Regards Brian

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DicksPics
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13 Mar 2013 - 5:20 PM

A beautiful image - so sharp with a wonderful blurry background.

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Sylviwhalley
Sylviwhalley e2 Member 797 forum postsSylviwhalley vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
13 Mar 2013 - 5:28 PM

Gorgeous, lovely detail.
Sylvia

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
13 Mar 2013 - 5:39 PM

Amazing colours and detail, Alan, I could never tire of these Smile Carol

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boov
boov  1 United Kingdom
13 Mar 2013 - 5:40 PM

This is a fantastic shot... fantastic

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NDODS
NDODS e2 Member 32885 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom99 Constructive Critique Points
13 Mar 2013 - 6:20 PM

High quality imagery Alan with stunning colour and detail.

Nathan

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 e2 Member 41028 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England133 Constructive Critique Points
13 Mar 2013 - 6:40 PM

... a sharp bee, though, on some very good colour.

Dave

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rickie
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13 Mar 2013 - 7:04 PM

nice shot AlanSmile

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Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 7Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
13 Mar 2013 - 7:05 PM

Wonderful shot Alan.
Ron

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OAKEY
OAKEY  6 United Kingdom
13 Mar 2013 - 7:14 PM

Great close up, lovely detail and the colours are fantastic.
Shaun

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Mrsbass
Mrsbass  1 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
13 Mar 2013 - 7:22 PM

Superb shot - beautiful colours and composition

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TyChee
TyChee e2 Member 9187 forum postsTyChee vcard United States1 Constructive Critique Points
13 Mar 2013 - 8:19 PM

Awesome shot.
Ty

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tommyld
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13 Mar 2013 - 8:35 PM

Lovely color and detail, great shot.
Tom.

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GeorgePlatis
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13 Mar 2013 - 8:57 PM

Excellent image, lovely colors, great detail !
George

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Earbypics
Earbypics e2 Member 1Earbypics vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
13 Mar 2013 - 9:05 PM

Simply wonderful!

Martin

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leontari
leontari e2 Member 1leontari vcard Greece
13 Mar 2013 - 9:33 PM

Great detail!
Effrossini

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fificat100
fificat100 e2 Member 3fificat100 vcard Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
13 Mar 2013 - 10:13 PM

Excellent detail. Well sharp.

Lavina

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fentiger
fentiger e2 Member 13915 forum postsfentiger vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
13 Mar 2013 - 11:20 PM

Super and truly beautiful capture.

Albert

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maggietear
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13 Mar 2013 - 11:35 PM

Brilliant Alan, so sharp with great light and diffusion!
Maggie

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AnneWorner
AnneWorner e2 Member 6602 forum postsAnneWorner vcard United States41 Constructive Critique Points
14 Mar 2013 - 1:51 AM

I've never managed a decent bee image, so no, not bored. I do love how they pollen collects on their legs.

Anne Smile

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AnnChown
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14 Mar 2013 - 7:54 AM

It's superb Alan - certainly not bored! Smile
Ann

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mikesmith
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14 Mar 2013 - 8:09 AM

Wish it was mine

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FeatherFriend
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14 Mar 2013 - 10:49 AM

That's a beauty Alan,
Geoff.

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Fefe
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14 Mar 2013 - 1:25 PM

Love it!
Diane

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brownsilent
brownsilent e2 Member 7brownsilent vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
14 Mar 2013 - 3:38 PM

Oh aye, I'd say as well: Be on crocus! No sign of them yet here, neither bees, nor crocuses.
Beautiful, sharp, well taken image with great use of dof.
You're an expert and it shows.
Johanna

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JuBarney
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14 Mar 2013 - 4:08 PM

A lovely capture with that bee on the buds.
Ju

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AnnJ
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14 Mar 2013 - 4:18 PM

A superb capture, wonderfully sharp. Ann.

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HuddersfieldHil
HuddersfieldHil e2 Member 1HuddersfieldHil vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Mar 2013 - 4:04 PM

Superb shot - crisp detail I love the pollen covering the bee. The colours are exquisiteSmile

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senn
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16 Mar 2013 - 6:24 PM

a stunner, Alan, .. fantastic detail and colour rendering

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Glostopcat
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23 Mar 2013 - 2:02 PM

A beautiful spring macro, hopefully the promise of things to come

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