Bees, Please

Challenge #49 in the Life in the Natural World series. Hosted by RuthC.
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This is always a very popular subject, so I'm repeating it for your enjoyment. You may enter any type of bee, whether it is a honey bee, a bumble bee, or a native bee. The bee/bees must be outside, on flowers, leaves, buzzing around, or just doing what bees do; NOT under studio lights. NO flies, or other insects. Macro and close-up shots welcome. Size: MAXIMUM 1,600px on LONGER SIDE.
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Anenome bee
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coming in for a landing
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Submitted: Saturday, 1st June, 2013 14:37 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 13th August, 2011
Focal length: 85 mm
Shutter speed: 1/2500 sec
Aperture: F5.6
ISO: 400
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