Natural World
arrow left arrow right
Chichicastenango Market
Aloitadora
Nevaj
Bon Fire
Skyscrapers and Flowers
Holy Week II
Holy Week
Chichicastenango
Andaluc├Ča
Camouflage Lizard Encounter
Eastern Dwarf Tree Frog (Litoria fallax) with partially inflated sac
Apis mellifera pollinating a pear flower
Bee pollinating a pea flower
The old tonnara (tuna factoy) of Cape San Vito
Osmoloda
Detailed Grasshopper
Yellow-bellied swamp snake
Very Large Litoria phyllocroa
Osmoloda
Litoria phyllocroa
Bhatti Gate
Graceful Moth
Maersk Discoverer and red moon
12th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Apis mellifera pollinating a pear flower

Bees make spectacular macro subjects due to their high detail and consistant pollination of flowers of remarkable detail and colour. I love the colours in this photo.

TAGS: Australia, Bee, Color, Insect, Pollen

photographer avatar
Member since 2014
Photo Information
Copyright:
© Mitchell Stares.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2014
Total Views: 13
Filed Under: Natural World
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Nov. 10, 2014, 6:16 a.m.
Camera Make:
Camera Model: Canon EOS 600D
Focal Length: 100mm
Shutter Speed: 1/250
Aperture: f7.1
ISO: ISO100
Report This
SMITHSONIAN.COM COLLECTIONS
PHOTO LOCATION Picton, Australia