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Taken with Canon Mpe 65mm

Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:The Humble Bumble Bee
Username:KTrueman KTrueman
Uploaded:8 Sep 2013 - 10:25 AM
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colin beeley
colin beeley Plus Member 121089 forum postscolin beeley vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
8 Sep 2013 - 10:26 AM

that's good Wink

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sooty_59
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8 Sep 2013 - 10:28 AM

Great shot (looks evil)Wink

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cazozphil
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8 Sep 2013 - 10:43 AM

This looks fantastic. Can I ask why you didn't put it up for voting? What type of feedback are you looking for. I find the image spectacular.
Carol

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christinecilia
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8 Sep 2013 - 10:57 AM

wow great macro shot lovely sharp detail well done. christineGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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Danny1970
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8 Sep 2013 - 11:07 AM

Stunning macro shot! Im just glad there not that size in real life lol.

Danny

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Quoise
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8 Sep 2013 - 11:26 AM

Wow!!!!

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orts
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8 Sep 2013 - 11:46 AM

Wow thats evil, great macro shot.

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NigelKiteley
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8 Sep 2013 - 12:31 PM

Stunning!!! Congrats on the EC.

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Philip_H
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8 Sep 2013 - 12:48 PM

Amazing close up.

P.

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TrevS
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8 Sep 2013 - 1:15 PM

Fantastic!! Really looks like something from a sci fi film Grin

Trev

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KTrueman
KTrueman Plus Member 3KTrueman vcard United Kingdom
8 Sep 2013 - 1:22 PM

Thank you for all the kind comments they are greatly appreciated. Does anyone know how to unlock the Votes bit as its says disabled?

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parallax
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8 Sep 2013 - 2:24 PM

Tremendous macro

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Hazelmouse
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8 Sep 2013 - 3:18 PM

And I think of Bumble bees as gentle furry fliers! What amazing detail and such a different view of something that is still so common around our gardens. ( Iknow they are in decline)

Helen.

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Soom
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8 Sep 2013 - 3:20 PM

Wow, you would have got a vote from me!

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AlexAppleby
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8 Sep 2013 - 4:06 PM

Wow - absolutely stunning.

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Edben
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8 Sep 2013 - 4:51 PM

Amazing detail.

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Niknut
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8 Sep 2013 - 5:38 PM

Incredible shot !!.....top quality !

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Raamir
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8 Sep 2013 - 6:28 PM

Fantabulous Smile What lens was used mate, if you dont mind me asking ?

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Ray_Seagrove
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8 Sep 2013 - 6:31 PM

Superb.

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Edben
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8 Sep 2013 - 10:29 PM

Wow!!!

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annag23
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9 Sep 2013 - 1:04 AM

How did this even happen

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babajoshua
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9 Sep 2013 - 4:57 AM

exceptional

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monstersnowman
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9 Sep 2013 - 6:29 AM

It certainly tempts me to shell out for the impressive lens .. Amazing !!

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Louise_Morris
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9 Sep 2013 - 7:19 AM

Amazing work! Well done of POTW. Lou

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franken
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9 Sep 2013 - 8:07 AM

Really impressive macro.

Ken

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CaptivePhotons
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9 Sep 2013 - 8:31 AM

Very impressive. A worthy award winner. Well done.

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BydoR9
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9 Sep 2013 - 9:08 AM

That's a spot-on macro! Great work, awarded with pleasure! Smile

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hawker10
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9 Sep 2013 - 9:09 AM

superb Smile

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Coleslaw
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9 Sep 2013 - 9:25 AM

Very creepy, it looks like he/she was laughing with mouth wide open...
Congrats on potw

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cameracat
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9 Sep 2013 - 10:51 AM

Best headshot of a Bee I have seen for a long time, F A B, Shame the voting is locked as this would have mine for sure.....Grin

Not sure why peeps think its creepy/evil/scary though....Smile To another Bee it is probably drop dead gorgeous ....Wink

Bee's, Small but significant members of the Earths population.!!!!!!!

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Val Prowse
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9 Sep 2013 - 11:28 AM

An incredible shot.

Val

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soulofharmony
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9 Sep 2013 - 12:45 PM

Fantastic !!!!

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jancan
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9 Sep 2013 - 2:01 PM

Awesome.

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Suehh
Suehh Plus Member 839 forum postsSuehh vcard England6 Constructive Critique Points
9 Sep 2013 - 2:50 PM

Simply stunning! Bees absolute fascinate me and this is probably the most wonderful macro shot I have ever seen of one. Wish it was my shot!! LOL.

Congratulations! Susan

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tamasalucy
9 Sep 2013 - 3:29 PM

OMG a master piece of macro photography. This type of work motivates my to keep on trying and trying to get a image somewhere near this. FANTASTIC GrinGrinGrin

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JonnyNI
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9 Sep 2013 - 4:34 PM

Stunning macro. If there was an option it would have got my vote. Grin

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megan99
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9 Sep 2013 - 5:41 PM

thats amazingGrin

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Flykt
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9 Sep 2013 - 6:16 PM

Excellent macro! Smile

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KTrueman
KTrueman Plus Member 3KTrueman vcard United Kingdom
9 Sep 2013 - 7:40 PM

Wow o wow.....i would like to say a BIG BIG thank you to all of you who have commented on this image. I'm gobsmacked and really lost for words....i never ever expected a response like this to this image.....infact i never expect anything and i'm really quite bowled over....REALLY THANK YOU VERY MUCH.

If anybody knows how i can activate the voting bit on this image i would really like to know.

Best Regards


Keith

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Mozzytheboy
Mozzytheboy Plus Member 4707 forum postsMozzytheboy vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
9 Sep 2013 - 9:09 PM

Pretty danged amazing; then it is a pretty amazing lens too.

I imagine you uploaded to the gallery and by mistake disabled voting.

Mozzy

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oll1e
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10 Sep 2013 - 3:12 AM

stunning image Keith, congrats on the awards etc Wink

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RonnieAG
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10 Sep 2013 - 4:58 AM

SUPERB macro work: many congrats on all the well deserved awards.
Ronnie.

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TonyPrower
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10 Sep 2013 - 12:45 PM

Total congratulations Keith! very nicely done!!

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karkley
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11 Sep 2013 - 11:49 AM

Scary stuff! Looks like something out of the film Aliens!
Brilliant shot Wink

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helena
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11 Sep 2013 - 1:50 PM

Stunning image, love it.

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pluckyfilly
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11 Sep 2013 - 3:04 PM

1st classSmile

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KTrueman
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11 Sep 2013 - 8:36 PM

Well i have to say a really big thank you to the folks who have kindly commented on my pic...THANK YOU Grin

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cmiller
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12 Sep 2013 - 9:11 AM

That is a truly amazing shot! Absolutely beautiful - the shot and the bee.Grin

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fificat100
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30 Sep 2013 - 2:14 AM

Stunning macro.

Lavina

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Mototaur
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27 Oct 2013 - 6:41 PM

Awesome detail Smile

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GManVespa
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26 Jan 2014 - 9:19 PM

Stunning work Grin

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Dingus
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18 Feb 2014 - 8:12 PM

Jealous

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JohnoP
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16 Aug 2014 - 8:09 PM

Fabulous work! Smile John

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