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Buzzin' in the Sun

By ColouredImages    
Another early start this morning for a half hour drive back to the poppy fields so that I could capture some more backlighting with the early morning sunlight. I wasn't disappointed and managed another hundred or so shots.

It took quite a number of attempts to capture one of the many bumble bees on their early morning pollen collection.

Thanks for you wonderful reaction to the previous poppy shots. I know the site may be inundated with poppy shots at the moment, but you can hardly blame us...they do make a super capture in the right lighting conditions Wink

I am definitely NOT getting up early tomorrow...half five every weekend day during the last couple of weeks is taking it's toll


Tags: Poppies Flowers and plants

Voters: Ade_Osman, johnlw, marshfam19 and 59 more

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Ade_Osman 15 4.5k 36 England
6 Jul 2013 8:36PM
Well worth the early rises I reckon Mike....


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6 Jul 2013 8:53PM
The early start was well worth it, Mike!
That is dedication to the cause!!

tomcat 12 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
6 Jul 2013 9:49PM
The White-tailed is a bonus to an already cracking shot

JuBarney 6 26 3 United Kingdom
6 Jul 2013 9:56PM
A splendid shot
capto Plus
6 5.2k 8 United Kingdom
6 Jul 2013 10:18PM
Gorgeous lighting.Smile

Superb image lovely colour
bunbeam 12 2 United Kingdom
6 Jul 2013 11:42PM
amazing... love it
bun Smile
Irishkate Plus
7 41 114 United Kingdom
7 Jul 2013 12:16AM
Dedication indeed.
A few earlies in a year is my limit but so worth while.
Excellent image with your isolated poppy and the bee!
Daisymaye Plus
9 23 16 Canada
7 Jul 2013 7:46AM
Gorgeous image........Sandy
AnnChown Plus
8 207 1 United Kingdom
7 Jul 2013 8:26AM
Magic stuff, especially with the bee.
ABPhotosUK 5 23 1 United Kingdom
7 Jul 2013 11:13AM
Stunning light Mike, well worth the earl morning start. I've found a poppy field only 10 minutes away hope to get out for sundown this evening!! Enjoy the rest of your weekend in the sun!! Andy
Mrsbass 5 2 1 United Kingdom
7 Jul 2013 1:48PM
Oh Mike - that early start was well worth it - this is another stunning image and the bee is just the icing on the cake.
boov 5 2 United Kingdom
7 Jul 2013 8:58PM
Fantastic.... really is
Lillian Plus
8 22 17 United Kingdom
10 Jul 2013 8:30PM
So beautiful, and good with the little extra buzzing around

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