A bumble bee on a Mammoth Sunflower. This huge beauty is showing its vibrant colors.

Nikon D40X with 300mm VR lens, shot from 12 feet distance with zoom, on auto


flower, insect, macro, close up, sunflower, bloom, nature, byron snider

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  • Squealia
    Squealiaabout 6 years ago

    Love the clarity of the sunflower……

  • Thank you.

    – barnsis

  • Robin Webster
    Robin Websterabout 6 years ago

    Wonderful!!!!!! Great work!

  • Eyeleen
    Eyeleenabout 6 years ago

    Wonderous capture! I love it!!!!

  • Avril Brand
    Avril Brandabout 6 years ago

    Barnsis! I don’t know how you do it but just when I think it cannot be better… you do it again! :)

  • Thank you, now that is a compliment.

    – barnsis

  • Avril Brand
    Avril Brandabout 6 years ago

    Only the truth, Barnsis! I once tried to take a photo of a bee on a flower (makro) and missed completely, so I am in awe of your work.

  • Wanda Raines
    Wanda Rainesabout 6 years ago

    Really love this shot. Well done.

  • sticky
    stickyabout 6 years ago

    Excellent shot…………….. bees rock !!!!

  • Laurie Puglia
    Laurie Pugliaabout 6 years ago

    Love the detail here :) laurie

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    NatureGreeting...almost 6 years ago

    Vey gorgeous, lovely sunflower, and busy bee!

  • Terri~Lynn Bealle
    Terri~Lynn Bealleabout 5 years ago

    OH WOW, love this macro sunflower shot! Stunning details, textures, and colors. Amazing capture.

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