~A Buzz By~

© Marcie A. Fowler

~A Buzz By~

Uploaded: June 28, 2011

Description

Went out this morning to photograph some nearby wild roses . . . I have a great dislike/fear of bumble bees but forced myself to stay in place long enough to get a few of this busy little one.

Category: Flowers

Exif: F Number: 4.5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/1250 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 105.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi

Comments

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic June 28, 2011

Super capture, Marcie! #1388758

Joy Rector June 28, 2011

awesome #9492175

Sarah A. Christian June 28, 2011

I guess I am not alone in my big fear of bumblebees. I think their "leader" tells them to chase me....you got a great image here, Marcie! Rare to get them in flight. Good job! #9492180

Melinda F. Schneider level-classic June 28, 2011

Terrific image, Marcie! So glad you faced your fears; it really paid off! #9492531

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic June 28, 2011

I am allergic to bees and hornets. I love bubble bees....they are not mean and aggressive as hornets. Plus we need them!! Glad you photographed them. :) #9493243

Susan K. Snow June 29, 2011

It's so much more interesting with a flying bee in the image. Now a story is being told.

Flowers without bees are lacking. Bees are necessary and are becoming endangered with the massive spraying of agrochemicals and genetically modified organisms altering the DNA of plants. #9494662


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