This little bee was oblivious to my presence, as he seemed to be looking for something he had lost deep within the stamens of this orange flame vine (Combretum fruticosum). (Olympus E-510 & Zuiko 50mm macro, f/8, 1/125 sec, ISO 100, morning sun, handheld)
Featured in RedBubble Explore, 7 Day Popular Art, Design & Photography (May 2014)
Top 10 (2nd Place) in “Insects Hiding in a Flower” challenge in Bugs and Animals on Flowers/Foliage in Macro group (May 2014)
Featured in Backyard Macro & Closeups (8 June 2014)
Featured in Bees & Wasps (18 May 2014)
Featured in Perfect Harmonies (14 May 2014)
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