The Hive

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UploadedDecember 28, 2009
TakenOctober 1, 2008
ModelFinePix F40fd
Exposure1/100 sec at f/5.1
FlashCompulsory Flash
Focal Length24 mm
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A vital part of our food chain.

47 responses

  • Donald Garrett

    Donald Garrett gave props (28 Dec 2009):

    Excellent entry, dp*!

  • Kathleen Mercado

    Kathleen Mercado (Deleted) said (28 Dec 2009):

    Beautiful light and comp....perfect for the theme. My vote!:)

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham (Deleted) gave props (28 Dec 2009):

    Great entry and shot!!!

  • Michael Ball

    Michael Ball gave props (28 Dec 2009):

    Fantastic closeup!! I agree w/Don, excellent entry! Voted!

  • Bruce Miller

    Bruce Miller (Deleted) gave props (28 Dec 2009):

    Solid entry!


    JOE FAILK gave props (28 Dec 2009):

    Perfect for the theme! Vote

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (28 Dec 2009):

    Oh YEAH! Rad!

  • david ong

    david ong gave props (28 Dec 2009):

    excellent entry! they are the best example!

  • Susan Littlefield

    Susan Littlefield gave props (28 Dec 2009):

    They're getting harder and harder to find! Great shot, perfect theme entry. Voted.

  • Maura Wolfson-Foster

    Maura Wolfson-Foster gave props (28 Dec 2009):

    Terrific photo/entry - hope you took it with a telephoto.....!!! :)

  • dp *

    dp * said (28 Dec 2009):

    Maura: Nope, shot on macro mode with my little pocket cam..about a 1.5 feet away. dp

  • Richard Knight

    Richard Knight (Deleted) gave props (28 Dec 2009):

    Nice color and light, and nice entry. Voted!

  • eithne mythen

    eithne mythen gave props (29 Dec 2009):

    A fantastic shot, love the texture and tones and just perfect for the theme, well done..

  • Jean Pierre Vacherot

    Jean Pierre Vacherot (Deleted) gave props (29 Dec 2009):

    Terrific, great shot. My vote

  • Carl Kuntze

    Carl Kuntze gave props (29 Dec 2009):

    Appropriate for the theme. My vote!

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (29 Dec 2009):

    They are certainly do present strength in numbers..You have my vote!

  • Michael Risenhoover

    Michael Risenhoover (Deleted) gave props (30 Dec 2009):

    Perfect for the theme, I need some of these guys for my garden, they seem to not come around much anymore :-(

  • Al Gieryna

    Al Gieryna gave props (30 Dec 2009):

    Excellent, great for the theme. Voting

  • Joy B

    Joy B gave props (30 Dec 2009):

    Great for the theme!

  • Deborah Downes

    Deborah Downes gave props (30 Dec 2009):

    Super shot and entry, dp. My vote.

  • dawn duffield

    dawn duffield gave props (30 Dec 2009):

    You definitely have my vote!!!!!

  • Nelson Campbell

    Nelson Campbell (Deleted) gave props (30 Dec 2009):

    What better example!!

  • Debrah Leonard

    Debrah Leonard (Deleted) gave props (31 Dec 2009):

    voting, and Happy New Year, dp!

  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (31 Dec 2009):

    A very solid entry and a wonderful entry, I voted.

  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (31 Dec 2009):

    Happy New Year to you and yours DP!

  • Patty Gross

    Patty Gross (Deleted) gave props (31 Dec 2009):

    Very nice entry!! I love the amber colors of the bees, very vivid!! Such a good example for this theme, dp!!

  • Judy Wanamaker

    Judy Wanamaker (Deleted) gave props (31 Dec 2009):

    An excellent capture and entry. voted.

  • Lanis Rossi

    Lanis Rossi gave props (31 Dec 2009):

    Excellent Entry! Voted!

  • Sandy Tyler

    Sandy Tyler (Deleted) gave props (1 Jan 2010):

    Very cool image and again perfect for the theme!! Voted!!

  • JamesHarmon McQuilkin

    JamesHarmon McQuilkin   gave props (1 Jan 2010):

    The consistency of warm colour takes some of the bite out of bees

  • Karen Foto Fiddler

    Karen Foto Fiddler (Deleted) gave props (2 Jan 2010):


  • Leanne Silva

    Leanne Silva gave props (2 Jan 2010):

    Nice and sharp image. What a find - a wild bee hive!

  • Ron LaFond

    Ron LaFond gave props (4 Jan 2010):

    It is a very wonderful shot, dp. Unfortunately around these parts they're all Africanized! Aarrgghh! R

  • Ron LaFond

    Ron LaFond gave props (4 Jan 2010):

    Oh "Yeah!" I voted too! R

  • Rebecca Sheehan

    Rebecca Sheehan gave props (8 Jan 2010):

    good shot!

  • John W Decker

    John W Decker (Deleted) gave props (10 Jan 2010):

    A vital part of our food chain, eh? Too much trouble to eat...they're stinger keeps getting stuck in my fingers, tongue, throat....

  • Christopher J Chalk

    Christopher J Chalk gave props (11 Jan 2010):

    Excellent capture and entry DP!. Voted.

  • Winky Vivas

    Winky Vivas (Deleted) gave props (12 Jan 2010):

    Great entry! Voted!

  • elfriede fulda

    elfriede fulda (Deleted) gave props (13 Jan 2010):

    Great entry,,my vote

  • Dianna Rojas

    Dianna Rojas gave props (14 Jan 2010):

    yah cool

  • Anne Worner

    Anne Worner (Deleted) gave props (15 Jan 2010):

    I'd say this works a treat for the theme. Love the dance they are doing.

  • Carlo Pagan

    Carlo Pagan gave props (17 Jan 2010):

    Cool!! Voted

  • Yasmina Baggili

    Yasmina Baggili (Deleted) gave props (25 Jan 2010):

    voted for this fantastic entry! Excellent!!!

  • s w

    s w gave props (7 Feb 2010):

    oh my what a capture! perfect for the theme. no doubt voted

  • ! Mario Scattoloni ¡

    ! Mario Scattoloni ¡ gave props (20 Feb 2010):

    Voted another great 1.

  • Alex Sánchez

    Alex Sánchez said (4 Mar 2010):

    so risky, I don´t like bees but excellent pic!!!

  • Frank Summers

    Frank Summers gave props (8 Mar 2010):

    Nice! GMV

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