Thursday, 10 January 2008

Summer Memory

35 comments:

Ted Roth said...

This is a really magnificent shot. The suggestion of motion in the wings is terrific, and the lavender background from the flower sets off the bee perfectly.

Monique said...

Oh my ... What a wonderful close up. How did you do that?

dot said...

WOW! Your pictures get better and better! I love the colors of that flower. Ok, we need a question here.. what kind of flower is it? lol

Texel in vogelvlucht. Gerard said...

Ja,Dick, dat waren nog eens lekkere tijden. Nu zijn ze allemaal weggewaaid denk ik, maar we gaan weer de goei kant op.

imac said...

What a wonderful photo Dick.

USAincognito said...

Oh wow!! What a spectacular shot!!

david mcmahon said...

MAG-nificent. I would have given you a ``bee'' but this simple deserves an A grade!

Andrea said...

WOW, your pictures always amaze me. Great shot. Beautiful colors.

Sharon said...

wow! I didn't think you could out do last weeks beautiful picture, but this is great.

evlahos said...

Just a word. SPECTACULAR !!!!!!!

ArneA said...

Great x great = Wonderful

oldmanlincoln said...

This is about as good as a macro gets. Nice work.

Julie said...

Fantastic shot, Dick!

Old Wom Tigley said...

BEE Beautiful. A very stunning close up Dick.. I like this a lot

kostas said...

Very beautifully macro photograph.
This insect is said ΄΄ vomvinos ΄΄ , is two-three times bigger than a bee of honey.

Amrita said...

Wonderful shot

happyone said...

WOW that is some close up shot. Fantastic!!

Anna said...

Absolutely amazing!

I love the wings.

GMG said...

WOW! Fantastic shot!
Have agreat weekend Dick!

R&R in The Netherlands said...

Summer memory, indeed! Great macro shot, so interesting especially during these grey days!

Sandy Carlson said...

What a beautiful photo. All the textures come through so well. Thanks for sharing this.

NYCindividual said...

THis has got to be the best close up shot I have ever seen of a bee!

RuneE said...

Beautiful! But too close for comfort? ;-)

Thank you for the comment!

Kerri said...

Wow.....you can enven see the pollen stuck on the bee....and the deatils of the wings....I don't think I've ever seen detail like this on a bee.... Magnificent shot!
Wow!

GAWO said...

You make may day!
I love to come here and take a look.

Dave said...

What an amazing close-up! Wow!

GAWO said...

Hi Dick. Thank you for showing me all your nice photos from your trip to Norway. I hope you enjoyed your stay. And you are welcome back this year. :-)

Donna said...

Amazing....truly!

Anna said...

Wow this is great summer memory to have - very very nice photograph. Anna :)

Becki said...

what a great shot i love it is really nice.

The Oswegan said...
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Oswegan said...

A nice macro shot for sure Dick. Thanks for stopping by Aminus to visit.

~Oswegan

Lilli & Nevada said...

What a great shot so close and so beautiful

Donna said...

Geez!!! How do you do that!! LOL
Beautiful!!!

Ida said...

A BEAUTIFUL memory!!! :)))