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These longhorn bees make an appearance during early Spring, enjoying the pollen from the wild vetch flowers.

Camera:Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ7
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:longhorn bee on vetch
Username:CarolG CarolG
Uploaded:28 Mar 2014 - 5:18 AM
Tags:Close-up, Close-up / macro, General, Longhorn bee, Macro, Nature, Wildlife, Wildlife / nature
Votes:59
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ColleenA
ColleenA e2 Member 2204 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
28 Mar 2014 - 5:22 AM

An amazing capture Carol....the light is wonderful, so is the detail....an excellent set Grin

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ddolfelin
ddolfelin e2 Member 354 forum postsddolfelin vcard Wales2 Constructive Critique Points
28 Mar 2014 - 6:22 AM

Wonderful pictures, Carol.
When your book on the insects in Crete comes out, I'll order a copy.

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Caziwinkles
28 Mar 2014 - 6:26 AM

Such fantastic detail Carol - as Colleen says the light is fantastic. Smile

Carol

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LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce e2 Member 6LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom99 Constructive Critique Points
28 Mar 2014 - 6:46 AM

Never seen one of theses Carol so thank you for the views of them here.

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Andysnapper
Andysnapper e2 Member 6106 forum postsAndysnapper vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
28 Mar 2014 - 7:04 AM

Wonderful shots Carol and a sure sign that the weathers on the up.

Andy

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HarrietH
HarrietH e2 Member 4269 forum postsHarrietH vcard Portugal
28 Mar 2014 - 7:10 AM

Brilliant, as I have said before your photography gets better and better even when it seems that is impossible.

Maureen

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Nikonuser1
Nikonuser1 e2 Member 2Nikonuser1 vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
28 Mar 2014 - 7:16 AM

Super images Carol, what a great looking beeSmile

Cliff

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NDODS
NDODS e2 Member 43672 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom107 Constructive Critique Points
28 Mar 2014 - 7:17 AM


Quote: Never seen one of theses Carol so thank you for the views of them here.

There's a first time for everything.

An amazing capture...

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

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SUE118
SUE118 e2 Member 6SUE118 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
28 Mar 2014 - 7:21 AM

Superb images Carol.Smile

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fentiger
fentiger  13915 forum posts England22 Constructive Critique Points
28 Mar 2014 - 7:22 AM

That's a new little critter but you quality macro work is not new.

Albert

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
28 Mar 2014 - 7:40 AM

Fabulous details
V 2 for a vote today

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ali63
ali63 e2 Member 2527 forum postsali63 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
28 Mar 2014 - 8:29 AM

Great images Carol this is a new one for me SmileSmile

Ali

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viscostatic
28 Mar 2014 - 8:32 AM

A beautiful little bee and great images of it Carol.

Phil.

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AnneB50
AnneB50 e2 Member 2114 forum postsAnneB50 vcard Scotland18 Constructive Critique Points
28 Mar 2014 - 8:46 AM

Amazing detail Carol, I've not seen one of those before

Anne

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jackyp
jackyp e2 Member 3jackyp vcard United Kingdom
28 Mar 2014 - 9:04 AM

Absolutely stunning detail here Carol, I could do with a few lessons from you my bug shots are always muzzzy lol GrinGrinGrin

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Mollycat
Mollycat e2 Member 1Mollycat vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
28 Mar 2014 - 9:34 AM

Three incredible pictures. Brilliant work Carol.
Peter.

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kuvailija
kuvailija e2 Member 3kuvailija vcard Finland
28 Mar 2014 - 10:19 AM


Quote: An amazing capture Carol....the light is wonderful, so is the detail....an excellent set Grin

--- Colleen said (wrote) it ! --- Jukka.

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Irishkate
Irishkate e2 Member 431 forum postsIrishkate vcard United Kingdom76 Constructive Critique Points
28 Mar 2014 - 11:21 AM

Stunning macros and presentation up to your usual standard.
Kate GrinGrinGrin

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digital_boi
28 Mar 2014 - 11:21 AM

great macro work full of detail Carol fine work

Graham

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Joline
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28 Mar 2014 - 11:57 AM

V3 shows off his horns so well. I've never seen a bee like this one!

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Daisymaye
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28 Mar 2014 - 1:08 PM

Super macros Carol. Nice light in these.

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danbrann
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28 Mar 2014 - 3:06 PM

Splendiferous Carol.

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TrevBatWCC
TrevBatWCC e2 Member 6TrevBatWCC vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
28 Mar 2014 - 4:12 PM

Well, what can I say, but another super quality detailed set, Carol Wink
Trev Smile

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TonyDy
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28 Mar 2014 - 4:14 PM

Great set, Carol.
Tony

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Chinga
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28 Mar 2014 - 4:35 PM

Love each image. Great clarity, light and details... But V2 is my favorite today! Grin
IB

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prabhusinha
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28 Mar 2014 - 4:59 PM

Do they have any utility of those horns ? Great capture

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Mike_Smith
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28 Mar 2014 - 5:30 PM

Three cracking close ups Carol, loads of detail in each one

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GeorgePlatis
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28 Mar 2014 - 5:52 PM

Wonderful close up and excellent presentation, Carol!
George

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evelen
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28 Mar 2014 - 6:21 PM

great set of shots Carol.
eve.Smile

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saeidNL
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28 Mar 2014 - 7:08 PM

Fantastic and great set of images,Carol.very well done,
Saeid

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ukgubbi
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29 Mar 2014 - 12:39 AM

Fine details and clarity. Love them.

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29 Mar 2014 - 1:05 AM

Good grief...the detail you've got here is mind-boggling, Carol. Kudos! V1 is my fave for the pulled backness and the detail seems the finest too. Awesome Smile

Andrew

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