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In this challenge show us your local bees: the carpenter, mason, blue-banded, miner, solitary bees, and any of the thousands of bee species which are not 'domesticated' Honey Bees, or Bumblebees, which had their own challenges recently. NO hover flies, spiders etc. The bee/bees must be outside, on flowers, leaves, buzzing around, or just doing what bees do; NOT under studio lights. Macro shots welcome. Google information for your local native or wild bees; or go to http://bugguide.net/node/view/8267/bgpage?from=0 SIZE DOES MATTER: See below.
Saturday, 29th September, 2012 (GMT)
Saturday, 6th October, 2012 – Friday, 12th October, 2012 (GMT)
Saturday, 13th October, 2012 – Friday, 19th October, 2012 (GMT)
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This carpenter bee was giving me the eye as he worked on our Sedum 'Autumn Joy'.
|Submitted:||Sunday, 7th October, 2012 18:06 (GMT)|
|Taken:||Monday, 3rd September, 2012|
|Focal length:||62.1 mm|
|Shutter speed:||1/320 sec|
|Notes:||Raynox lens and flash was used. Handheld. Resized for the challenge.|
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