Touching a Golden Meadow by Wolf Read

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A honey bee (Apis mellifera) finds a dandelion blossom a fine place for collecting the ingredients for honey.

Canon Rebel T1i (500D)
Canon EF-S 60mm 1:2.8 USM Macro
1/160 sec, f / 8, -1/3 EV, ISO 400

Tisdall Park, Vancouver, BC
19 Apr 2010

Featured in Plight of the Bumble Bee, June 2010.


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I am a natural historian and published author, illustrator and photographer. I also take photography commissions and have had a wonderful time with a recent project for the University of British Columbia Farm. Many thanks for visiting my little space here on RedBubble, and thank you also for your purchases—they are very much appreciated.

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  • Toby Davis
    Toby Davisabout 4 years ago

    Love the action shot! And the bright vibrant colour!

  • Thank you much, Toby.

    – Wolf Read

  • Jon Lees
    Jon Leesabout 4 years ago

    Super stunning macro FWR!!!

  • Thank you much, Jon.

    – Wolf Read

  • linaji
    linajiabout 4 years ago

    JUNE 2010

  • Thank you very much!

    – Wolf Read

    DAVE SNEYDabout 4 years ago

    Stunning photo !!!!

  • Thank you much, Dave646.

    – Wolf Read

  • Kate Farkas
    Kate Farkasabout 1 year ago


  • Thank you much, Kate Farkas.

    – Wolf Read

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