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Camera used: Canon EOS 40D
Lens used: Canon EF 100-400mm f4.5-5.6L IS USM
Shooting Information:
Shot in- RAW
Exposure – Manual
Shutter Speed – 1/400
Aperture Value – F6.3
Metering – Spot
ISO – 320
Focal Length – 400mm

Software Used:
Canon Digital Photo Professional
Adobe Photoshop


Book Information:

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All rights of my work and images are reserved to Mark Hughes Photography and may NOT be reproduced, copied, edited, published, transmitted or uploaded in any way without my written permission, thank you.

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Age 46 living in Gloucestershire, UK. I have a love for wildlife and an interest in photography, I try and bring these two elements together in the production of my images. I hope you enjoy. Mark.
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  • Gail Falcon
    Gail Falconalmost 4 years ago

    Wonderful capture!! Just love the lens!!

  • Thanks Gail, not the best lens for this type of work but does a good job, all the best Mark.

    – Mark Hughes

  • Peter Stone
    Peter Stonealmost 4 years ago

    Stunning macro shot Mark, I see the bee’s are out and about again

  • Cheers Peter, yep I did see some today, this is one I took in the garden last year. All the best, Mark.

    – Mark Hughes

  • sarnia2
    sarnia2almost 4 years ago

    So ,so beautiful!

  • Thank you very much Sarnia.

    – Mark Hughes

  • Julesrules
    Julesrulesalmost 4 years ago

    gorgeous capture!

  • Thank you very much Jules, Mark.

    – Mark Hughes

  • Trudi's Images
    Trudi's Imagesalmost 4 years ago

    nice colour

  • Thank you very much Trudi.

    – Mark Hughes

  • Istvan froghunter
    Istvan froghunteralmost 4 years ago

    Wonderful capture Mark!

  • Thank you very much Istvan, regards, Mark.

    – Mark Hughes

  • lorilee
    lorileealmost 4 years ago

    Oooooooooo . . . this is lovely!!!!!! Beautiful DOF!!!! :-)

  • Thank you Lori.

    – Mark Hughes

  • Steve
    Stevealmost 4 years ago

    great shot and colour

  • Many thanks Steve.

    – Mark Hughes

  • Edge-of-dreams
    Edge-of-dreamsalmost 4 years ago

    Stunning! Please consider adding this to the Bee and Wasp Passions group Here

  • Thank you very much, regards, Mark

    – Mark Hughes

  • Kymie
    Kymiealmost 4 years ago

    That is a wonderful capture

  • Thank you very much Kymie.

    – Mark Hughes

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