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African Honey Bee. On what I assume is Lavender.

Hi everyone, Wow I guess no more mono's seems to be the way to go. Thank you for all your comments and votes over the last few day. I hope you enjoy my little Bee better today...John
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Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 600D
Lens:55.0 - 250.0 mm (35 mm equivalent: 86.5 - 393.2 mm)
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:22 Apr 2013 - 10:38 AM
Focal Length:250mm
Aperture:f/16.0
Shutter Speed:1/320sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:400
Exposure Mode:Manual
Metering Mode:Spot
Flash:Off, Did not fire
Title:African Honey Bee.
Username:johnke johnke
Uploaded:23 Apr 2013 - 5:20 AM
Tags:Wild Life / Nature / Bee, Wildlife / nature
Votes:72
Voters:Hermanus · CarolG · S_Psharma · ColleenA · tractor · cabbie · canonfan · abeeror2 · RobertTurley · Caziwinkles · andylea · netta1234 · anglingandyq · barbarahirst · SUE118 · Badgerfred · mex · pdunstan_Greymoon · leontari · dven · ugly · LynneJoyce · DicksPics · Derek_Fearn · ali63 · User_Removed · MalcolmM · Eastlands · WhiteRose1 · boov · NaturesHaven · NDODS · Jenny-D · morpheus1955 · digital_boi · Alan_Baseley · Irishkate · sparrowhawk · lonely_oryx · HuddersfieldHil · Rende · Arty · saeidNL · Growmore · Tish1 · Mrsbass · PhillipMinnis · Lynniesefforts · BIGRY1 · widtink · DOGSBODY · Brian65 · Sylviwhalley · Mike_Smith · capto · 1881 · JN_CHATELAIN_PHOTOGRAPHY · mauriceegan · jovanovic · GeorgePlatis · Holmewood · WindowonWildlife · 213hardy · pamelajean · Shedboy · Nigeve1 · Ayoob · annettep38 · pollisher · Glostopcat · DonMc · Ingleman ·
Views:200
Unique Views:84

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CarolG
CarolG Plus Member 8185 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
23 Apr 2013 - 5:52 AM

A delightful image, John, excellent colour, detail and presentation. Carol

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S_Psharma
S_Psharma  3 India1 Constructive Critique Points
23 Apr 2013 - 5:55 AM

Very sharp very beautiful

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ColleenA
ColleenA Plus Member 3302 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
23 Apr 2013 - 6:19 AM

WOW John, what a great capture, pin sharp with good detail. A delightful image...well done

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canonfan
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23 Apr 2013 - 6:37 AM

A fantastic macro image and well captured John
Jim

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abeeror2
abeeror2  3 Spain
23 Apr 2013 - 6:44 AM

Absolutely stunning!

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Caziwinkles
23 Apr 2013 - 7:03 AM

This is lovely John. Pin sharp with so much detail. Smile

Carol

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andylea
andylea  637 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
23 Apr 2013 - 7:11 AM

fantastic detail john brilliant light and colours belting comp a cracker nice one Wink
andy

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netta1234
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23 Apr 2013 - 7:12 AM

SmileSmileSmileSmileBeautiful and with lovely detailSmileSmileSmile
NettaSmile

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anglingandyq
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23 Apr 2013 - 7:13 AM

Excellent macro John,the colou light and detail are superb Smile

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst Plus Member 7barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
23 Apr 2013 - 7:24 AM

This really is special
Must admit I loved your previous mono.
It was something else.......please don't stop doing them

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mex
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23 Apr 2013 - 7:53 AM

Excellent detail john.
cheers phil.

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leontari
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23 Apr 2013 - 8:00 AM

A brilliant image, John with great detail, light and colour!!
Effrossini

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LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce Plus Member 7LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom99 Constructive Critique Points
23 Apr 2013 - 8:13 AM

Superb macro shot.

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DicksPics
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23 Apr 2013 - 8:19 AM

An excellent macro image, John!
Richard

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ali63
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23 Apr 2013 - 8:25 AM

Superb detail.

Ali

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WhiteRose1
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23 Apr 2013 - 8:53 AM

Crisp and sharp, John, and a very good shape.

Dave

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boov
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23 Apr 2013 - 9:10 AM

cracking shot

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NaturesHaven
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23 Apr 2013 - 9:11 AM

Love that eye..........and I can smell thee lavender from here.............super macro................GrinGrinGrin

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NDODS
NDODS Plus Member 44245 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom116 Constructive Critique Points
23 Apr 2013 - 9:12 AM

A wonderfully crisp and fresh composition with pin sharp detail and a glorious injection of colour John

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

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Irishkate
Irishkate Plus Member 432 forum postsIrishkate vcard United Kingdom84 Constructive Critique Points
23 Apr 2013 - 9:57 AM

The flower looks like it is frosted with sugar coating - what a treat for the honey bee!
Amazing eye!
KateGrinGrinGrin

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lonely_oryx
23 Apr 2013 - 10:39 AM

Superb detail and BG

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HuddersfieldHil
23 Apr 2013 - 10:48 AM

Fantastic detail fabulous shot love the little beeSmile

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Rende
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23 Apr 2013 - 10:48 AM

Beautiful composition, detail and DOF John.
Rende

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saeidNL
saeidNL  5 Netherlands3 Constructive Critique Points
23 Apr 2013 - 11:10 AM

A superb capture,very well done,
saeid

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Growmore
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23 Apr 2013 - 11:54 AM

That's spot on and beautiful John, a superb colourful close up.
Gary

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Tish1
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23 Apr 2013 - 12:00 PM

If I knit them some woolies will you send this fella and some of his friends over here, we seem to be a bit short of bees at the moment.

Well captured.

Tish

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Mrsbass
Mrsbass  2 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
23 Apr 2013 - 12:39 PM

Absolutely stunning John - super sharp details and wonderful colour. First class as always.

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Lynniesefforts
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23 Apr 2013 - 1:46 PM

Brilliant photo John.. I am a bee fan, but yet to get one as good as this one !! Smile

Lynette

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BIGRY1
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23 Apr 2013 - 3:12 PM

This type of shot is what you excel at, superb!GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Ryan

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widtink
widtink  3406 forum posts Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
23 Apr 2013 - 3:16 PM

Aye this is definately your bag John wonderful detail in both the bee and the flower Smile

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Brian65
Brian65  6 United Kingdom
23 Apr 2013 - 4:32 PM

Great one, so much detail, spot on John.
Brian

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Mike_Smith
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23 Apr 2013 - 5:49 PM

Cracking sharp picture John

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capto
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23 Apr 2013 - 6:16 PM

Excellent detail nicely set of by the smooth bg.Smile

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1881
1881  3 India
23 Apr 2013 - 7:19 PM

\Beautifully presented image.


SANJEEV

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mauriceegan
23 Apr 2013 - 7:43 PM

Excellent image of both bee and flower, superb
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GeorgePlatis
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23 Apr 2013 - 8:10 PM

Fabulous capture!
George

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Holmewood
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23 Apr 2013 - 8:44 PM

Fantastic shot

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WindowonWildlife

Absolutely STUNNING Smile

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Ayoob
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25 Apr 2013 - 2:11 PM

Fabulous image ........GrinGrinGrin

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annettep38
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26 Apr 2013 - 6:33 AM

fantastic , well detailed shot Jphn. great DOF

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8 May 2013 - 8:27 PM

More than first class John!!!SmileSmileSmile
Don

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Ingleman
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16 May 2013 - 9:44 PM

Another superb macro. Great light, colour and clarity. Well done.

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