Profusion of nectar

This is the wonderful sight that greeted me when I opened up some hives yesterday - masses of nectar coming in as many new flowers become available - around here cherry, pear, apricot, peach and above all dandelions. I love the fish-eye lens effect on the meniscus - you can see the converging tree canopy above

 

submitted to delete me! on 12/08/05 Score 6S/10D

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  • sous les pavés, la plage 10y

    have them doing a little dance. Preferably dressed in tight dresses with pailettes and high heels.


    Voted deleteme7 (from Delete Me! group)
  • David Shannon PRO 10y

    I agree with the comments above it needs more "pop" in the colors. I am on the edge with this one but...

    -voted as "deleteme8" (from the Delete me! group)
  • Pete S 10y

    This is how you make an abstract shot interesting.

    Voted saveme4 (from Delete Me! group)
  • Jeff 10y

    your subjects aren't in focus. this will not make it because there isn't a pop.

    voted as "deleteme" (from Delete me! group)
  • aqui-ali PRO 10y

    some bee crapped in johnny's crib.

    -voted as "deleteme10" (from Delete me! group)
  • Gespür für Licht PRO 10y

    very clean & nice shot. I know it is difficult to take bees. It is not original now but for me saveme by a small margin
  • Joel Kelly 10y

    cool.

    didja get stung?

    -voted as "saveme6" (from the Delete me! group)
  • Max Westby PRO 10y

    yes - by the delete me! group this time möbius, not by the bees ;-[
  • Cecily Johnson PRO 10y

    @Slick - I like the idea of dressing the bees up. Maybe tutus next time?
  • judo_dad1953 PRO 10y

    nice 1
  • Chrissie Jamieson PRO 10y

    Great shot !
  • cristina garcia 9y

    bello! there's so much beauty in such small things!
  • Max Westby PRO 9y

    yes - small is very often the most beautiful - I love close-up
  • Sheryl McAuley 8y

    Wonderful reflection of the tree in the nectar.
    Delightful image.
    Please share this engaging image in ~Nature's Instinct~ (QualityImagesPool)
  • St Stev 8y

    Nice shot!

    Want to add it to

    flickr.com/groups/hexagon/ ?
  • Steve Lewis PRO 8y

    Hi, I'm an admin for a new group called Animal Architecture, and we'd love to have your photo added to the group.
  • Max Westby PRO 8y

    Hi - I added it and joined - great group!
  • suedeane PRO 8y

    Amazing Bugz !! Definitely a Buzz and Bugz winner!
    and we'd love to have your photo added to the group.


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  • Romy1987 4y

    Hi Max,

    My name is Romy and I work for Philips Design. We are publishing a research/trend book and we would love to use this picture in our book.

    Do you own the copyright to this image and would it be possible for us to use this image in our book?
    Please contact me if you are interested.

    Thank you

    Romy
  • Melody 2y

    Looove this shot. Great work.
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