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By Davesumner    
This bee was collecting nectar when it got its proboscis stuck in the flower and was madly dancing around trying to get free. Hence i have 30 or 40 blurred images and only this one and a couple others came out anything near sharp. The flower here is a White Calla Lily and the petal has become the background.

The shot was hand held using a 24-105 L Series lens with an EF-12 Extension Tube to reduce the focussing distance. cropped and enhanced in Photoshop CS5

Thanks in advance for looking at my image.


Tags: Bee Lily Close-up and macro

Voters: Ayoob, fificat100, reflectionsinlight and 9 more

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Ayoob 8 Australia
20 Sep 2012 5:02AM
Excellent macro shot and beautiful detailed image...........Grin

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fificat100 8 5 2 Scotland
20 Sep 2012 5:05AM
A very well captured and detailed macro. Well done! Smile

TonyDy Plus
11 52 3 United Kingdom
20 Sep 2012 11:08AM
Superb macro, Dave.
Chinga Plus
9 3 1 United Kingdom
20 Sep 2012 9:51PM
Beautiful macro! I really like the composition. IB

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