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Honey Bee

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist
 
Honey Bee
Honey Bee
Numerous honey bees were feeding on this plant. Hand-held at f10, 1/800 sec, Nikkor 60 mm Micro Lens, Tucson Botanical Garden, Tucson, Arizona
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Melissa Gurdus
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    Fantastic close up taken with sharp detail and vibrant color, Richard!!


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3/31/2010 7:53:15 AM

 
Patricia Seidler
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Great closeup Richard. The detail in the bee is fantastic. Just a little too close for me!


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3/31/2010 8:11:29 AM

 
Tammy M. Anderson
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Wonderful details, colors and capture, Richard. Excellent work.


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3/31/2010 10:20:33 AM

 
Rona L. Schwarz
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Terrific macro capture, Richard! The bee is super sharp and very detailed - I love the selective focus, too! Great job!


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3/31/2010 10:32:34 AM

 
Karen Bacon
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An incredible macro shot Richard! Awesome!


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3/31/2010 10:39:31 AM

 
Richard B. Hallick
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Thank you all for your comments on the honey bee macro photo. I feel lucky to have gotten the plane of focus in the right spot without my tripod.


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3/31/2010 1:01:15 PM

 
Freddy Bland
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Fantastic macro shot, Richard!! Super fine details!!


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3/31/2010 1:52:51 PM

 
Anita Hogue
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Absolutely fabulous details and perspective, Richard!


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3/31/2010 5:55:53 PM

 
R. J. Laudenbacher
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Outstanding Macro shot Richard, with amazing sharp detail. Great job!


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3/31/2010 6:02:15 PM

 
Amanda J. Tanner
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A wonderful macro! The Clarity and details are magnificent. Great Work Richard!


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4/1/2010 9:56:06 PM

 
Dick  W. Wyatt
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Great macro. The details are outstanding.


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4/2/2010 1:26:07 AM

 
Jean-Pierre Ducondi
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Fantastic details. Well done Richard.
JP


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4/2/2010 4:34:05 AM

 
Richard B. Hallick
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Thanks to everyone for the compliments on this photo. There was a bit of luck involved, too.


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4/3/2010 7:08:46 PM

 
Marilyn K. Lincecum
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WOW...fantastic macro. Beautiful comp, lighting,colors and detail.


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4/6/2010 10:17:38 PM

 
Mick Burkey
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Amazing macro work, Richard! And great colors.


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4/9/2010 9:52:48 AM

 
Kathy Salerni
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Wow! What an outstanding macro image, Richard! The detail on the homey bee is amazing!60mm? Way too close for me !!!


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4/18/2010 8:52:57 AM

 
Carol Eade
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Congratulations on your deserving finalist, Richard, best wishes in the next round!


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4/18/2010 5:57:29 PM

 
Melissa Gurdus
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Congratulations on your outstanding finalist!!! Amazing shot!!!


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4/18/2010 6:44:59 PM

 
Freddy Bland
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Fantastic image, Richard, and congratulations on a superb finalist!!!


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4/18/2010 6:56:55 PM

 
Rona L. Schwarz
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CONGRATULATIONS on your wonderful finalist, Richard! I knew we'd see this again! Good luck in the next round.


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4/18/2010 7:55:55 PM

 
Rona L. Schwarz
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CONGRATULATIONS on your wonderful finalist, Richard! I knew we'd see this again! Good luck in the next round.


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4/18/2010 7:56:44 PM

 
Sherran Andersen
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Congrats Richard... wonderful macro of this bee.


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4/18/2010 8:02:20 PM

 
Karen Celella
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Congratulations on your wonderful finalist Richard!


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4/19/2010 8:40:04 AM

 
Anita Hogue
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WOW, just look at that awesome detail and colors! Congratulations, Richard!


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4/19/2010 2:30:10 PM

 
Timothy Guay  

Congrats on this wonderful macro!
- Timothy


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4/19/2010 6:17:02 PM

 
Carol L. Fowler
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Congrats on the wonderful Finalist!


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4/23/2010 8:05:42 PM

 
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