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© JOE FAILK
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Photo Info
UploadedMay 1, 2009
TakenApril 27, 2009
MakeCanon
ModelCanon EOS 5D Mark II
Exposure1/60 sec at f/16
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length65 mm
ISO800
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This is a photo of the forewing of the Bumble Bee in the last photo. The black lines are the spacing lines of a note pad to give some idea of size and to add a little to the photos background.

99 responses

  • Alexis - Now on Flickr

    Alexis - Now on Flickr gave props (1 May 2009):

    Great image! I really like the framing

  • David L Dubrick

    David L Dubrick gave props (1 May 2009):

    Excellent detail!

  • Michael Ball

    Michael Ball gave props (1 May 2009):

    Incredible!!! Excellent work Joe!!

  • Tammy Espino

    Tammy Espino gave props (1 May 2009):

    Amazing !!!

  • Litz Go

    Litz Go gave props (1 May 2009):

    Incredibly fantastic macro, Joe! I love the details!!!!

  • Dorothy Menosky

    Dorothy Menosky gave props (1 May 2009):

    Fascinating and beautiful.

  • Ledge95

    Ledge95 gave props (2 May 2009):

    Fantastic, how did you do this..

  • Bermi Shutter

    Bermi Shutter gave props (2 May 2009):

    Very cool!

  • Tori Lindo

    Tori Lindo gave props (2 May 2009):

    Now that's some macro wow!

  • eithne mythen

    eithne mythen gave props (2 May 2009):

    Incredible detail Joe, right down to the little hairs on the edge, excellent..

  • Rob Roy

    Rob Roy (Deleted) gave props (2 May 2009):

    Whoaaaaa!!! Looks like you may be using a microscope instead of a macro lens!!! Fascinating!

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (2 May 2009):

    I give this Bee wing an A++.

  • Paul Bate

    Paul Bate (Deleted) gave props (2 May 2009):

    WOW amazing detail.

  • stuart s

    stuart s gave props (2 May 2009):

    Wonderful detail Joe.

  • elfriede fulda

    elfriede fulda gave props (2 May 2009):

    Excellent,,,what beautiful colors ,,awesome macro

  • Ted Gorczyca

    Ted Gorczyca gave props (2 May 2009):

    excellent work

  • diana

    diana (Deleted) gave props (2 May 2009):

    wow! that is sooo cool!

  • Nelson Campbell

    Nelson Campbell (Deleted) gave props (2 May 2009):

    These macros absolutely rock.

  • Joerg Schlagheck

    Joerg Schlagheck   gave props (2 May 2009):

    Fantastic shot! Love the way you used the shhet of paper to soften the light.

  • Ron Schwartz

    Ron Schwartz gave props (2 May 2009):

    Super shot! You have gotten in to the macro world in a big way.

  • molly .

    molly . gave props (2 May 2009):

    what a spectacular macro! A++!

  • Warren ~Mangione~

    Warren ~Mangione~ gave props (2 May 2009):

    An Amazing macro! WOW!

  • Aaron Mythen

    Aaron Mythen gave props (2 May 2009):

    Fabulous detail in this well done and great use of the note pad in the background :))

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (2 May 2009):

    Amazing to get that much detail in a bees wing...Wow! I am impressed!.

  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (2 May 2009):

    Neat!

  • Steven Maguire

    Steven Maguire gave props (3 May 2009):

    Way cool capture!!!

  • francesco scipioni

    francesco scipioni   gave props (3 May 2009):

    WoW!!

  • Steve Brushett

    Steve Brushett said (3 May 2009):

    Tried this on a dead bee with a Fuji finePix S5800 but it just aint good enough, great shot, wont your camera, please send to.....

  • Meggie Schwendemann

    Meggie Schwendemann gave props (3 May 2009):

    great macro !!!

  • Ron LaFond

    Ron LaFond   gave props (3 May 2009):

    Super closeup, Joe. The focus and detail are exquisite. R

  • Karen Foto Fiddler

    Karen Foto Fiddler (Deleted) gave props (3 May 2009):

    What a fantastic job!

  • Rusty Katchmer

    Rusty Katchmer gave props (3 May 2009):

    Wow! I am in awe...

  • Maurie A

    Maurie A gave props (3 May 2009):

    Wow... awesome shot!!

  • Ceileigh Mangalam

    Ceileigh Mangalam said (3 May 2009):

    Wow, Joe!! What did you use to get this shot? The quality is amazing! Never knew bees wings were this interesting.

  • Karen K Smith

    Karen K Smith gave props (3 May 2009):

    Incredible photo!

  • Lanis Rossi

    Lanis Rossi gave props (3 May 2009):

    Good one Joe! Can I borrow some equipment from you?

  • Christopher J Chalk

    Christopher J Chalk gave props (4 May 2009):

    Never Knew bees had such colourful wings, great macro shot Joe!

  • Stefi Failk

    Stefi Failk (Deleted) gave props (4 May 2009):

    Great detail!!!!!! now give me the lense..LOL

  • Diana M

    Diana M (Deleted) gave props (4 May 2009):

    love the detail. who knew the wings had such beautiful lines.

  • Deborah Downes

    Deborah Downes   gave props (4 May 2009):

    Wow, Joe, this is amazing. The detail is incredible.

  • Maria Cox

    Maria Cox gave props (4 May 2009):

    Amazing to see the tiny hairs! and I never knew there were dots on the wings before! Great shot!

  • Sarah Terokowskie

    Sarah Terokowskie   gave props (4 May 2009):

    Wow, amazing detail.

  • Jüri Vissak

    Jüri Vissak gave props (5 May 2009):

    Nice macro! Well done.

  • Judy Wanamaker

    Judy Wanamaker (Deleted) gave props (5 May 2009):

    Fabulous magnification and detail. So miraculous.

  • Konrad Ragnarsson

    Konrad Ragnarsson gave props (6 May 2009):

    Excellent shot++++++++++++++++

  • Sarah Dudley

    Sarah Dudley gave props (6 May 2009):

    Jeez, what the heck type of lens do you use for that??

  • Sherry

    Sherry gave props (6 May 2009):

    way cool! Such detail!

  • Matt.

    Matt. (Deleted) gave props (7 May 2009):

    Yeah It Rocks!!!

  • Steve Wilson

    Steve Wilson (Deleted) said (7 May 2009):

    I had it as a favorite ; now, it has my vote, as well. It is intriguing.

  • Deborah Downes

    Deborah Downes   gave props (7 May 2009):

    Back to vote.

  • Lesley S

    Lesley S (Deleted) gave props (7 May 2009):

    What an amazing shot!!! Incredible macro. Fantastic!!

  • Litz Go

    Litz Go gave props (7 May 2009):

    back to vote. yeah, it rocks!

  • Billy Houckham

    Billy Houckham said (8 May 2009):

    Great macro Joe

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (8 May 2009):

    Zenfully good...Yeah! It rocks!

  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (8 May 2009):

    Came back to vote.

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham (Deleted) gave props (8 May 2009):

    WOW!! This has my vote!!

  • david ong

    david ong gave props (10 May 2009):

    great macro, awesome!

  • Andrew Lorimer

    Andrew Lorimer (Deleted) gave props (10 May 2009):

    beautiful !!! Like the contrast and color amazing well done!!

  • A F

    A F gave props (10 May 2009):

    cool

  • Sara Elena

    Sara Elena gave props (10 May 2009):

    Of course yes!!! so delicate!!!

  • Christopher J Chalk

    Christopher J Chalk gave props (10 May 2009):

    Sorry Joe, forgot to vote:(

  • Audrey Kanekoa-Madrid

    Audrey Kanekoa-Madrid (Deleted) gave props (10 May 2009):

    Amazing detail!!

  • Ledge95

    Ledge95 gave props (12 May 2009):

    Voted!!

  • Lynda Jeffers

    Lynda Jeffers (Deleted) gave props (12 May 2009):

    Amazing!

  • Yasmina Baggili

    Yasmina Baggili (Deleted) gave props (13 May 2009):

    fantastic capture. Love it! My vote

  • Norman Baade C.

    Norman Baade C. said (13 May 2009):

    Yes, my vote.!

  • Nuno Freitas

    Nuno Freitas gave props (18 May 2009):

    This is awesome! My vote for sure.

  • ina:botao

    ina:botao (Deleted) said (18 May 2009):

    yes it rocks, Joe!

  • Klaus Girk

    Klaus Girk (Deleted) gave props (19 May 2009):

    This is wonderful.

  • * Tabitha Payne

    * Tabitha Payne gave props (19 May 2009):

    Wow! Now that is an awesome macro!!

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (20 May 2009):

    I thought I had voted for this before...But sorry I slipped up...Am back to vote for this fantanstic image.

  • Kel Casey

    Kel Casey   gave props (21 May 2009):

    Wow--cool shot!

  • Thomas Cox

    Thomas Cox gave props (21 May 2009):

    That is a great shot. What kind of lense are you using?

  • Catherine Kurvink

    Catherine Kurvink gave props (22 May 2009):

    Joe, this is just stunning! What a fantastic image!

  • Mariah Green

    Mariah Green said (22 May 2009):

    awesome macro

  • Jean Pierre Vacherot

    Jean Pierre Vacherot (Deleted) gave props (23 May 2009):

    Great work, my vote

  • Lynn H

    Lynn H (Deleted) gave props (24 May 2009):

    WOW!

  • Alexis - Now on Flickr

    Alexis - Now on Flickr gave props (25 May 2009):

    Great image, great take on the category - my vote

  • Karen K Smith

    Karen K Smith gave props (30 May 2009):

    absolutely ZENFUL - YEAH!

  • Sagie Duchovne

    Sagie Duchovne gave props (31 May 2009):

    Nice!

  • lora oksman

    lora oksman gave props (1 Jun 2009):

    i like it ,fantastic

  • elfriede fulda

    elfriede fulda gave props (1 Jun 2009):

    I thought I voted for this,,oops,,,,it is fantastic Joe..

  • je suis moi

    je suis moi   gave props (1 Jun 2009):

    Now what I really want to see is Bee's Knees. Never the less this is excellent; :)

  • Leanna Lomanski

    Leanna Lomanski gave props (1 Jun 2009):

    Great detail!

  • lisa anderson

    lisa anderson gave props (2 Jun 2009):

    great shot

  • Judy Wanamaker

    Judy Wanamaker (Deleted) said (4 Jun 2009):

    back to vote.

  • Ronnie Ginnever

    Ronnie Ginnever   gave props (4 Jun 2009):

    Wow - this is awesome - voted!

  • Bermi Shutter

    Bermi Shutter gave props (4 Jun 2009):

    voted

  • Linda Houghton

    Linda Houghton   gave props (5 Jun 2009):

    Great Close-up

  • Luc Bussieres

    Luc Bussieres gave props (6 Jun 2009):

    Very beautiful - voted

  • Maura Wolfson-Foster

    Maura Wolfson-Foster gave props (7 Jun 2009):

    Such focus.....beautifully presented. My vote, Joe!!!

  • Mayette Ignacio

    Mayette Ignacio gave props (7 Jun 2009):

    Awesome!!! oh yeah!!

  • jennifer grainer

    jennifer grainer said (8 Jun 2009):

    so delicate.. i like it

  • Lêda Nardelli

    Lêda Nardelli gave props (8 Jun 2009):

    voted!

  • Ron LaFond

    Ron LaFond   gave props (8 Jun 2009):

    Back to vote "Yeah!", Joe. It is an incredible shot. R

  • sophl wyatt

    sophl wyatt gave props (22 Aug 2009):

    a masterpiece !

  • Vicky Abrams-Ogg

    Vicky Abrams-Ogg gave props (4 Oct 2009):

    Fantastic macro, love the details

  • Steven Schutz

    Steven Schutz gave props (8 Mar 2010):

    The transparency of the wing is striking as is the datail like the little hairs and tiny veins..

  • JanElle

    JanElle   gave props (11 Sep 2010):

    An amazing macro.. marvelous detail!

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