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Another bee on a poppy

By pentaxpatty
Masonry bee on a large poppy from The botanical gardens, taken with the macro lens.
These hard working bees are usually found in urban areas and love fruit trees .

Tags: Flowers Poppies Close-up and macro Bees Masonry bee Botanical gardens Macro lens Pentax k5

Voters: ChristineD, PhilT2, graceland and 14 more


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Comments


3 Jun 2014 4:06PM
Excellent capture and pof, well spotted

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3 Jun 2014 4:08PM

Quote:Excellent capture and pof, well spotted
One of the 100 or so shots that got binned. Thank you so much Christine GrinGrin
graceland 11 2.5k 2 United Kingdom
3 Jun 2014 4:09PM
very nice
ColleenA Plus
3 317 3 Australia
3 Jun 2014 4:19PM
An amazing capture Patty. Just love that he is covered in pollen. Good macro work
3 Jun 2014 4:22PM

Quote:An amazing capture Patty. Just love that he is covered in pollen. Good macro work
Oh Colleen how kind of you to give me one of your special awards, in spite of your stressful day this means so much Thank you Patty xGrinGrinGrin
Mollycat Plus
2 11 2 United Kingdom
3 Jun 2014 5:17PM
We've got a few bees buzzing around, but everytime I point the camera at them they buzz off. So its lovely to see yours. Hope your OK.
Peter GrinGrinGrinGrin
Nikonuser1 Plus
3 20 10 United Kingdom
3 Jun 2014 5:25PM
Excellent capture Patty, it's busy doing it work, like the bits of pollen on it's bodySmile

Cliff
3 Jun 2014 6:04PM

Quote:Excellent capture Patty, it's busy doing it work, like the bits of pollen on it's bodySmile

Cliff


Quote:We've got a few bees buzzing around, but everytime I point the camera at them they buzz off. So its lovely to see yours. Hope your OK.
Peter GrinGrinGrinGrin

Thank you both so much, I was lucky to get this one. they do buzz off !
Wow, a great image Patty, never managed to get such a clear macro myself, so very well done to you.

Mary Grin
3 Jun 2014 6:21PM
busy little critter thats for sure.....
great image
mistere Plus
2 1 3 England
3 Jun 2014 6:30PM
Great capture Patty, excellent dof, super colours. Very nice work.

Dave.
Lovely Bee photo Patty, stunning detail and excellent DOF. SmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile
Carol
ali63 Plus
4 739 1 United Kingdom
3 Jun 2014 6:59PM
Great work Patty, you've captured the pollen beautifully,

Ali GrinGrin
3 Jun 2014 9:52PM
You have that just right, Patty.
mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
3 Jun 2014 11:27PM
Looks a busy bee indeed Patty,
stuffing its face here !!
A colourful shot.
Mick.
4 Jun 2014 7:06AM
Gosh, that is a narrow dof, Patty...!
Good shot of Mr Bee, "making hay, while the sun shines"
Wonderful colours, too.

Simon
4 Jun 2014 7:36AM
Thank you to everyone. Wont be seeing that today its pouring down!

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