Monarch on Asters and flying Bee

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© Andrea Petersen
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Photo Info
UploadedSeptember 29, 2019
TakenSeptember 26, 2019
Exposure1/200 sec at f/5
FlashCompulsory Flash
Focal Length46.4 mm
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The small buds dance below
A Monarch butterfly upon Aster
Just by chance a bee flew in to show
Shutter speed didn't shoot faster......
Than wings blurred not beating slow!
┬ęPoetry by me AJP

I am just now going over some pictures that I shot on the 26th and I saved this one to add to my series in my photo essay. Best View in Light Box! Thank you!

Thank you so much Heather for the spotlight, and for nominating my Photo essay 09/30/2019.
It is very appreciated!

Thank you JPG for the spotlight on 10/14/2019....Very appreciated!!!

In the Bees, Butterflies and Asters photo essay.

8 responses

  • Tiia Vissak

    Tiia Vissak gave props (29 Sep 2019):

    great colors & details!

  • Heather Mellon

    Heather Mellon   gave props (30 Sep 2019):

    Wow.. A stunning capture of this monarch perched on the asters and the bee in the background! So very beautiful!!

  • Lynn E. Harvey

    Lynn E. Harvey gave props (30 Sep 2019):

    The colors and focus is just masterful, well deserving a spotlight!

  • Heather Mellon

    Heather Mellon   gave props (14 Oct 2019):

    Congratulations on your third feature in the Best of September Andrea.. an awesome honor and so well deserved!!

  • Alex Preiss

    Alex Preiss gave props (15 Oct 2019):

    Congratulations on your Best of September feature. Excellent photo.

  • Lynn E. Harvey

    Lynn E. Harvey gave props (15 Oct 2019):

    Congratulations, well deserved!

  • Nasrin Tajadod

    Nasrin Tajadod gave props (16 Oct 2019):

    Congratulation Andrea.So beautiful.Series are beautiful.

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