This photo is published in Mark Orr’s book “21 Century Photography” vol. 2. “Embracing Life”

This white bee inside a wildflower, is cover in pollen and enjoying Spring. He looks like he has a little face looking right at you. This was taken in a meadow at Mingus Mountain Recreational area in Arizona.

Nikon D-90
Nikkor 18-105mm vr lens



diana graves, mingus mountain, arizona, bee, bug, close up, flower, insect, nature, pollen

Nature and HDR Photography by Diana Graves

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  • Ray Clarke
    Ray Clarkeabout 4 years ago

  • Thank you so much Ray! :)

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    NatureGreeting...about 4 years ago

    Beautiful capture :)) Carolyn

  • Thank you so much Carolyn! :)

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  • DonDavisUK
    DonDavisUKabout 4 years ago

    Brilliant work Diana.

  • Thank you very much Don! :)

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  • MissyD
    MissyDabout 4 years ago

    Wonderful shot Diana!

  • Thank you so much Missy! :)

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  • tcat757
    tcat757about 4 years ago

  • Sunsetdaze
    Sunsetdazeabout 4 years ago

    An amazing capture. Just love the little bee – looks like he’s rubbing his tummy.

  • Thanks so much. I was really excited when I saw his little face. It might not really be his face, but it looks like it anyway. :)

    – Diana Graves Photography

  • Rosej
    Rosejabout 4 years ago


  • Thank you so very much! :)

    – Diana Graves Photography

  • JaniceMachado
    JaniceMachadoabout 4 years ago

    Excellent!* "*Thank you for your submission to the Just Fun Group.* ":

  • Thank you so much Janice! :)

    – Diana Graves Photography

  • Evita
    Evitaabout 4 years ago

    ♥ Fabulous capture !!! :D ♥

  • Thank you very much Evita! :D

    – Diana Graves Photography

  • Sunsetdaze
    Sunsetdazeabout 4 years ago

  • Thank you so much Cynthia. This means a lot to me. :)

    – Diana Graves Photography

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