Saturday, 13 June 2009

The Bee's Knees


Recently, we've had a lot of really tiny bumblebees visiting our garden. I keep noticing them, and they're quite adorable, so when the sun came out last weekend I decided to have a go at capturing them on camera.

I haven't done much of this kind of close-up photography, so I'd be very grateful for your thoughts (especially if you're an expert who can give me some tips!)





I could certainly never have got shots like this with my old camera! See Flickr for more.


Si's blog said...

Great photos. Nicely done.

Was trying pictures with my little point-and-shoot. With little success. Not doing the options correctly. Anyway, good pictures is something I want to work toward. You are well ahead of me.

Kate Coveny Hood said...

These are beautiful. The amount of detail is extraordinary.

WhisperingWriter said...

Beautiful pictures.

Those bees freak me out a little bit. I was stung once and...ouchie..

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