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Big Bee, Little Bee
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Big Bee, Little Bee
Big Bee, Little Bee

Detailed Image of Bees on A Cone Flower.

70-300mm VR Lens, ISO 250, f/5.6, 1000s

Category: Details & Macro
© Brian M. Jones
Nikon D300 Digital...

 
 
 
Mary L. Graham
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    Beautiful detail and colors Brian!! Makes me really miss summer lol! =)

12/5/2009 6:05:59 AM

 
Monnie Ryan
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Wonderful capture, Brian!

12/5/2009 7:35:08 AM

 
Jean-Pierre Ducondi
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Outstanding clarity, details and colors. Well done.
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12/5/2009 7:37:08 AM

 
Gina Cormier
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WOW...this is just gorgeous Brian. 20 yards huh!! wow again!

12/5/2009 7:45:27 AM

 
Nadine A. Lewis
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EXCELLENT, Brian!!! GREAT color, detail, dof, & LOVE how the bee seems to be making eye contact!!! Straight to my favs. <><

12/5/2009 8:02:00 AM

 
Amy M. Wilson
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Beautiful comp, colors, details and clarity, Brian!!!

12/5/2009 8:15:23 AM

 
Carrie M. Groseclose
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Wow, such a gorgeous image Brian. Beautiful comp, colors, and detail. Very well done!!

12/5/2009 10:02:44 AM

 
Maria Capilupi
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Awesome macro, Brian.. superb clarity!

12/5/2009 10:36:18 AM

 
Carol L. Fowler
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Wonderful capture- I miss the color and insects now!

12/5/2009 11:15:17 AM

 
Nancy J. Locke
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A fav, Brian!!! How BEAUTIFUL!!! Love the details, lighting and clarity.

Cheers, Nancy J L

12/5/2009 11:20:23 AM

 
Tammy M. Anderson
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The colors, clarity, details, lighting and composition are just perfect, Brian. Outstanding beautiful image.

12/5/2009 11:45:22 AM

 
Janice Mezzacappa
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Gorgeous colors, details and dof in this amazing capture Brian!

12/5/2009 11:58:46 AM

 
Karen Engelbreth
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Wonderful macro, Brian..

12/5/2009 1:18:28 PM

 
Judy V. Kennamer
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Beautiful capture Brian!!! Amazing clarity and colors!!!

12/5/2009 1:37:40 PM

 
Lynn M. Whitt
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Fantastic macro, great colors, light, and details...

12/5/2009 1:44:43 PM

 
Courtenay Vanderbilt
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Wonderful flower and bee portrait, Brian! Beautiful colors, great details and framing!

12/5/2009 2:22:46 PM

 
Kim Lund
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This is awesome. Love everything about it.

12/5/2009 2:43:28 PM

 
Robyn A. Terrell
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Outstanding in every way, Brian!

12/5/2009 3:56:45 PM

 
Kathleen Brennan
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Wow, super clarity and color!

12/5/2009 4:59:32 PM

 
Nancy L. Green
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OUTSTANDING macro work Brian, this is absoltuely GORGEOUS!!! LOVE the comp and the colors and clartity are SUPERB!!! <><

12/5/2009 6:05:57 PM

 
Susan Weisensel
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Gorgeous macro Brian.

12/5/2009 6:14:16 PM

 
Kathy Cline
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Killer macro, great colors , sharp and crispy.
Have a blessed weekend Brian.

12/5/2009 6:40:26 PM

 
Sam Britt
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Beautiful color, great composition & detail & DOF, Brian.

12/5/2009 7:01:05 PM

 
Sabrina Ryan
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Gorgeous macro image with nice sharp detaol and bold color. Well done, Brian!

12/5/2009 7:03:23 PM

 
Susan M. Campbell
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Excellent close up. You really nailed the detail in this one. Fabulous macro Brian.

12/5/2009 9:49:32 PM

 
Stefania Barbier
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gorgeous colors, details, and macro!

12/5/2009 11:10:19 PM

 
Kelly S. Cavanaugh
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Excellent capture, Brian!

12/5/2009 11:20:36 PM

 
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Excellent excellent excellent shot of the two bees and the beautiful flower Brian. ~Pat

12/6/2009 3:59:58 AM

 
Nikki McDonald
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Wonderful color and detail, Brian.

12/6/2009 7:57:47 AM

 
Renata Gusciora
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Wow!What an incredible macro,Brian!Awesome details and lovely color!

12/6/2009 10:03:43 AM

 
Melissa A. Olsen
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BIG, BOLD and love the full frame. You really nailed this!

12/6/2009 10:22:38 AM

 
Ken R. Frischkorn
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Outstanding photo Brian, beautiful composition, color and clarity.

12/6/2009 1:00:06 PM

 
Toni Riggs
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Amazing clarity and color!

12/7/2009 1:08:45 AM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Such wonderful colors and clarity Brian, a favorite for sure....hope we see this again..

jo ann c.

12/7/2009 5:10:36 AM

 
Doug Pignet
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Very nice capture Brian, great coilors, clarity and comp as always, very well done.

12/7/2009 5:13:07 AM

 
Tiia Vissak
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a beautiful close-up!

12/7/2009 5:39:22 AM

 
Melissa Gurdus
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Wonderful close up of this beautiful flower taken with fine detail, vibrant color and terrific light, Brian!!

12/7/2009 7:37:55 AM

 
Shelly A. Van Camp
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NICE!! I have one almost like this in my galley on a cone flower too! I posted a bee today too! :)

12/7/2009 8:47:11 AM

 
Sheila D. Robertson
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Beautiful color and light.....and great detail.

12/7/2009 10:51:03 AM

 
Debra R. Harder
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Man-oh-man, Brian!! Talk about excellent clarity and details. Excellent DOF, lighting and colors too. SUPERB...AS ALWAYS!! Deb

12/7/2009 11:54:56 AM

 
Patrick Rouzes
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Exceptional clarity, detail, colors, lighting , dof & presentation here, Brian! Super job indeed! WTG!

12/7/2009 5:39:25 PM

 
Tommy E. Burgess
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Outstanding macro with tack sharp detail, beautiful colors, and excellent dof and composition Brian!!

12/7/2009 10:21:47 PM

 
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What great eyes you have! A stunning image, Brian.

12/8/2009 9:13:53 AM

 
Tocky Bialobrzeski
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yes, I do have a lot to learn from you, Brian. I have trouble achieving such perfect clarity, it's wonderful. Was this shot handheld?

12/8/2009 10:58:23 AM

 
Barbara Kehoe
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This is a perfect shot.

1/7/2010 4:58:46 PM

 
Kelly S. Cavanaugh
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Congratulations on your fantastic finalist, Brian!

1/18/2010 2:59:25 PM

 
Stefania Barbier
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congratulations on your beautiful finalist!

1/18/2010 3:00:40 PM

 
Claudine Grove
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Congrats on your Bee-utiful composition.

1/18/2010 3:02:48 PM

 
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Big B congrats on this!

1/18/2010 4:04:19 PM

 
Courtenay Vanderbilt
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Beautiful, Brian, Congratulations!

1/18/2010 4:11:23 PM

 
Amy M. Wilson
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Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Brian!

1/18/2010 4:56:02 PM

 
Randy D. Dinkins
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Great close up shot. Well deserved finalist.

1/18/2010 6:11:59 PM

 
Renee Doyle
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Excellent detail!! Congratulations Brian!!

1/18/2010 6:33:43 PM

 
Nancyj Hovey
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C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your wonderful FINALIST! 8o)

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1/18/2010 6:40:13 PM

 
Terry Cervi
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Congrats on another gorgeous finalist, Brian!

1/18/2010 7:44:04 PM

 
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Congratulations on this Gorgeous Finalist photo,Brian!

1/18/2010 7:55:55 PM

 
Sherran Andersen
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Congrats.

1/18/2010 9:19:57 PM

 
Linda Blair
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Congratulations!!!!!!!!

1/19/2010 6:06:56 AM

 
Lynn M. Whitt
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This is a gorgeous capture, Congratulations...

1/19/2010 7:15:39 AM

 
Karen Celella
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Congratulations on another of your wonderful finalist Brain.

1/19/2010 7:18:27 AM

 
Deborah C. Lewinson
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I've shot the same subject, Brian, and it didnt come out as beautiful and perfect as this is!

Congratulations on this excellent finalist!
Debby

1/19/2010 7:58:38 AM

 
Renata Gusciora
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Huge congratulation on this wonderful finalist,Brian!!!:-)

1/19/2010 10:43:19 AM

 
Eivor Kuchta
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Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Brian!

1/19/2010 1:07:57 PM

 
Glenn E. Traver
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Congratulations Brian, my daughter loves this one, Best of luck in the next round ~ GT

1/19/2010 2:34:24 PM

 
Neldene Boroski
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Mr, Mr, Mr. Another Amazing photo. Congratulations on being a finalist for this photo too.

1/19/2010 3:22:52 PM

 
Fran J. Jagger
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Congrats on this amazing finalist, Brian!! I love shots of bees on coneflowers! :)

1/19/2010 3:54:04 PM

 
Tammy Espino
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Congrats!!!

1/19/2010 5:18:54 PM

 
Misty Blue
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Congrats on your Finalist!

1/19/2010 6:24:35 PM

 
Janice Mezzacappa
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Big Congrats Brian good luck!!

1/19/2010 6:28:35 PM

 
Violeta Harrington
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Congratulations on this gorgeous finalinst, Brian!

1/25/2010 9:33:39 AM

 
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