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On the Edge

Posted by
john4jack (Corvallis, Oregon, United States) on 17 July 2011 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

Hand-held Follow-up - when I shoot macros in our backyard, I tend to use a tripod and Live View, but not always.

Keep company only with people who uplift you, whose presence calls forth your best.
- Epictetus

NIKON D700 1/320 second F/6.3 ISO 400 150 mm (35mm equiv.)

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

Great shot, love the quote. Positivity is infectectious

17 Jul 2011 5:39am

PATRICK from miramas, France


17 Jul 2011 5:48am

Phil David Morris 2011 from Saskatoon, Toronto, Canada

Really beautiful bell shaped flowers and a wonderful visitor, photographed superbly.

17 Jul 2011 6:11am

Marie LC from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Nice angle of pov. I like this flower and colors

17 Jul 2011 6:41am

DULCIE from Danville, CA, United States

WOW. 5 Stars. This one is all about brilliant color and wispy little hairy edges !!
Love the crop !!

17 Jul 2011 6:57am

Aubélia from Kortrijk, Belgium

Great shot!

17 Jul 2011 7:18am

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

A lovely close-up. Like it ! This flower is really very photogenic !

17 Jul 2011 9:19am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Excellent colors and wonderful framing !

17 Jul 2011 9:53am

Zora Zoé Schmidt from Greifswald (Gryphonwood), Germany

Excellent composition :-)

17 Jul 2011 12:11pm

Don from Spokane, United States

I like the arrangement you made with the flowers with the visitor as a bonus. Fine shot.

17 Jul 2011 12:25pm

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Superb shot of the digital, this little bee will be well protected inside. Good day.

17 Jul 2011 12:31pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Grandisoe captage et macro quelle finesse, quelle couleur, merveilleux

17 Jul 2011 1:06pm

Photographs by M.E. from San Francisco, United States

WOWonderful macro composition!!!

17 Jul 2011 1:33pm

Olivier Paillet from toulouse, France

great macro ! nice details ! well done !

17 Jul 2011 2:30pm

Barbara Kile from Ft. Worth, United States

WTG - awesomeness!

17 Jul 2011 2:34pm

marci from in, Morocco

beautiful close-up! lovely bright pink - I think I'd be attracted to it, too, were I a bee!

17 Jul 2011 2:41pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

This one is a home run Jack! Bravo! ;-)

17 Jul 2011 2:41pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Superb fairy bells forest ... What a wonderful macro ... I am able to do these wonders despite my macro machine and all my effort ... maybe one day and following your example ... perfect teacher! Muchos besos, Adela

17 Jul 2011 3:36pm

Mhelene from Paris, France

Superb framing and colors !

17 Jul 2011 5:22pm

B.Held from Santa Fe, United States


17 Jul 2011 5:28pm

Pascale. from La Bonneville sur Iton, France

magnificent macro. I love the colors.

17 Jul 2011 6:50pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

Beautiful macro and lovely fluted pink flowers.

17 Jul 2011 8:11pm

Reflecteur from Gothenburg, Sweden

Superb details on that excellent capture!

17 Jul 2011 8:22pm

mimicy from Bordeaux, France

Magnifique composition et très belles couleurs .... compliments

17 Jul 2011 9:35pm

Hilde Morin from United States

beautiful detail, colors and composition!

17 Jul 2011 11:24pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Love the colors.

17 Jul 2011 11:38pm

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

fine image !

18 Jul 2011 12:42am

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Nice light and a cooperative bee! A cool shot, Jack.

18 Jul 2011 1:54am

LauraS from Chico, United States


18 Jul 2011 4:45am

Rafael from North Miami, United States

Simply fantastic!

18 Jul 2011 11:07pm

Jackie from Montréal, Canada

Beautiful macro and I like the little bee. :)

18 Jul 2011 11:30pm

Bettina from Los Angeles, United States

The dof is fantastic in this macro.

19 Jul 2011 4:18pm