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~ Beauty and the Bees ~
~ Beauty and the Bees ~

Photograph Information Photographer's Comments
Challenge: Flowers II (Advanced Editing VII)
Camera: Nikon D40
Lens: Nikon AF-S DX Zoom-Nikkor 17-55mm f/2.8G IF-ED
Location: Descanso Gardens in La Canada, California
Date: Jul 11, 2009
Aperture: F9
ISO: 200
Shutter: 1/250s
Galleries: Nature, Floral
Date Uploaded: Jul 11, 2009


Place: 80 out of 255
Avg (all users): 5.8741
Avg (commenters): 7.2857
Avg (participants): 5.8488
Avg (non-participants): 5.9184
Views since voting: 696
Views during voting: 230
Votes: 135
Comments: 9
Favorites: 1 (view)

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06/14/2012 02:52:07 AM
Lovely shot. I like the look of urgency in the action of the approaching bee. And I love the shadows of the stamens on the petals.
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06/13/2012 05:28:03 PM
I love the way you caught the one bee rushing in to get his share. Lovely image.
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
07/15/2009 12:57:36 PM
lol! two bees! :)
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07/14/2009 08:02:13 PM
Great capture!
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07/14/2009 07:52:08 PM
Stunning close up with lovely detail, lighting and color.
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07/14/2009 04:54:23 PM
great job catching the second bee in flight. they are just so fast. lovely lighting on the flower, the shadows look great
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07/13/2009 03:29:32 PM
Nice shot, a little overexposed in some areas but great colours
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07/13/2009 02:56:43 PM
Lovely rose, good capture of the bees.
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07/13/2009 04:34:39 AM
Great detail in the stamen and pretty damn good on the bees too!!
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