Purple Pollination
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Location: Colorado Sprinngs CO US
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I captured this bee resting during a busy morning. The purple color is from some poppy flowers. The bees were getting caught by the pedals of these large poppy flowers and were covered with pollen.

Nikon D3 with 105VR lens
Monument Valley Park, Colorado Springs, Colorado
F10, 1/250th second
Sharpening and levels in Capture NX, cropped and resized in Photoshop.
· Date: Fri 20-June-2008 · Views: 1787 · Filesize: 90.5KB, 630.2KB · Dimensions: 1024 x 876 ·
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Keywords: Bee Pollination
Camera: D3
Lens and Filters: 105VR
Film and/or ISO: 200
Aperture: 10
Shutterspeed: 1/250
Location: Colorado Springs
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Lisa FBG
Location: Los Angeles CA US
Posts: 29
Sun 07-September-2008 07:38 Rating: 10 

Wow! This is a stunning photograph. Really inspiring!