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Busy as a Bee

Posted by
Monterey John (Hollister, CA, United States) on 1 May 2011 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

How the heck did I do this???!!!

Actually, there was method to this madness, and if you are really nice, I might tell you :) The metadata tells most of the story.

Canon EOS 40D 1/200 second F/20.0 ISO 400 100 mm

The new web site is live.

Marie LC from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Perfect details, beautiful macro

1 May 2011 6:13am

Kenny from Eastsound, United States

Very beautiful details, nice job.

1 May 2011 6:35am

Tamara from Aarschot, Belgium

Gorgeous macro ! Very beautiful details and light... Well done John ! Have a lovely sunday :)

1 May 2011 6:55am

DULCIE from Danville, CA, United States

WOW ! That is marvelous light and detail. A bee-utiful macro. :-)

1 May 2011 6:58am

Richard from Duns, United Kingdom

Fabulous !

1 May 2011 7:44am

Tinx from Kuressaare, Estonia

Great macro!

1 May 2011 9:04am

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Yeah good thinking, up the iso to get a higher shutter speed with a nice tiny aperture, well done.

1 May 2011 9:49am

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, Florida, United States

Beautifully done, John, and super, super sharp! ;D

1 May 2011 11:31am

Katherine from Aberystwyth, United Kingdom


1 May 2011 12:24pm

Jason Politte from Conway, AR, United States

Lovely macro!

1 May 2011 1:09pm

Wild Mustang Photography from Carlisle, Massachusetts, United States

Very beautiful macro! Details and light, color is fabulous! Wonderful clarity!

1 May 2011 1:19pm

Viewfinder from Bradenton, FL, United States

Best macro, ever! Such clarity of detail.

1 May 2011 1:29pm

Olivier from Manage, Belgium

if honey is as good as the picture ...

1 May 2011 2:30pm

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

great DOF . beautiful closeup

1 May 2011 2:58pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States


1 May 2011 3:56pm

marci from in, Morocco

really nice macro!

1 May 2011 5:47pm

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

Fantastic close up John!! That bee looks HUGE!!

1 May 2011 9:22pm

Photographs by M.E. from San Francisco, United States

awesome macro shot - that bee looks scarrrrryyyy!

3 May 2011 1:55pm

Canon EOS 40D
1/200 second
ISO 400
100 mm