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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.
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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 Blue Banded Bee did a perfect fly by for the shot.It took about 600 worthless shots to get this one.
|Submitted:||Saturday, 6th October, 2012 06:42 (GMT)|
|Taken:||Sunday, 9th August, 2009|
|Focal length:||300 mm|
|Shutter speed:||1/320 sec|
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