a hive of activity - bees in the basil by Clare Colins

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My purple basil is a hive of activity with the first sunshine in a long time.
Dorrigo, NSW

Pentax K-5: sigma 50mm EXDG Macro
f2.8: 1/640 sec: ISO 80


garden, bees, basil, purple, lilac, colins, macro, bokah

Clare, a photographic artist, lives on the Mid North Coast of NSW. She sees the world both vast and microscopic through the eyes of her Pentax cameras. This is her passion. This is her life!

She sends her heartfelt appreciation to those of you who have bought her work.

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  • kalaryder
    kalaryderover 1 year ago

    Gorgeous shot with such lovely tones

  • Thank you very much Kala :)

    – Clare Colins

  • James Kinvig
    James Kinvigover 1 year ago

    Superb shot!! Fantastic colour and retail.

  • Thank you James :)

    – Clare Colins

  • Carol Knudsen
    Carol Knudsenover 1 year ago

    Great shot Clare! :)

  • Thanks Carol :)

    – Clare Colins

  • Keith G. Hawley
    Keith G. Hawleyover 1 year ago

    This is an awesome shot Clare… Just perfect!

  • Thank you Keith for the wonderful comments on this image, much appreciated!

    – Clare Colins

  • Christina Brundage
    Christina Brun...over 1 year ago

    Gorgeous colors, Clare.

  • Thank you Christina :)

    – Clare Colins

  • Paul Pasco
    Paul Pascoover 1 year ago

    Great capture, super colour.

  • Many thanks Paul.

    – Clare Colins

  • Julie  White
    Julie Whiteover 1 year ago

    Magic happens.

  • Sure does!
    Thank you Julie :)

    – Clare Colins

  • Bette Devine
    Bette Devineover 1 year ago

    The colour combination and the depth of field help to make this a really beautiful p[icture.

  • Thank you very much indeed!

    – Clare Colins

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