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I caught this shpt by setting up in camo gear in my back garden by a plant that has a habit of attracting bees. It has been a long term goal of mine to get a shot of a bumble bee and that day I got my chance. I got as close as I could without upsetting the bee and using a standard lense with super macro feature enabled I got this nice shot. Please Enjoy. This shot was taken with the camera set to AUTO mode.

Camera:Fujifilm S6500fd
Lens:Standard
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:Busy Bee
Username:daveallcock daveallcock
Uploaded:10 Jun 2008 - 10:33 PM
Tags:Bee, Flowers & plants, Garden, Insects, Summer, Wildlife / nature
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Carabosse
Carabosse e2 Member 1139395 forum postsCarabosse vcard England269 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jun 2008 - 1:07 AMConstructive Critique!This comment was flagged as constructive critique! 

Nice try but I'm afraid you should have got in a LOT closer. If you did not want to disturb the bee you should have, if possible, zoomed in on it more.

If it had not been for the title, I have to admit I may have overlooked the bee in the photo! Wink

I've uploaded a mod. The quality is not good because I have upsized it... but I have done this just to give you a rough idea of how close you need to be for an insect picture which has impact.

Last Modified By Carabosse at 11 Jun 2008 - 1:08 AM

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