Backyard safari

Challenge #2 in the Simon's Series series. Hosted by Simon Joinson.
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Capture a shot of the fauna and/or flora in the immediate vicinity (outside) of your home - be it a garden bird, winter flower or the morning dew on your lawn.
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Honeybee on Mexican Flame Vine
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A honeybee landed on a Mexican Flame Vine that grows outside my living room window, against a 12ft green wooden fence. I had time only for a few shots before he moved on. This is the best one.
Submitted: Monday, 29th December, 2008 22:18 (GMT)
Taken: Monday, 29th December, 2008
Focal length: 150 mm
Shutter speed: 1/60 sec
Aperture: F6.3
ISO: 400
Notes: This photo is "straight out of camera" using a D300 w/ 150mm Sigma macro. The only image editing was to resize to meet the 1MB submission restriction.
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