Sweet Fireball

28 January 2013 23 Comments Home » Insects etc.

A honey bee bends the light to her will,
a fireball of sweetness confident
of a fourth-dimensional escape.

A honey bee bends the light to her will

Honey bee | Apis mellifera


  • Mara on G+ said:

    Beautiful shot. :)

  • Alan on G+ said:

    Beautifully captured! Well done!

  • Mark on G+ said:

    Excellent capture and love the bokeh. :)

  • Miere on G+ said:

    Brings pollen to her nest.

  • Jennifer on G+ said:

    <—- gobsmacked

  • Kerry on G+ said:

    Hahah YES! This is awesome.

  • Kelli on G+ said:

    Wowza! I love your bug shots so much. And this one is no different! Wow.

  • Erick on 500px said:

    Simple, yet beautiful!

  • Michael on G+ said:

    Wow! That is one great shot. Well done.

  • Rosie on G+ said:

    That’s so cool.

  • Terry on G+ said:

    WOW! Great image.

  • Diane said:

    This buzzing beauty is glowing! Luscious lighting, shimmering in glory! Very cool!

  • Rick said:

    Thanks Diane.

  • Mukesh on Jungle Dragon said:

    Beautiful fire ball.

  • Julie on G+ said:

    I just love this so much!!

  • Sofie on G+ said:

    Fantastic – words and photo!

  • Antonio on G+ said:

    Very beautiful!

  • Radhe on G+ said:


  • Virgil on G+ said:

    What a great shot in a fabulous DOF. I can see the light bending to her will.

  • Cicely on G+ said:

    Beautiful capture!!! Bravo!

  • Shanda on G+ said:

    Excellent shot! 

  • F.A. on G+ said:

    Cool shot and dof, Rick!

  • Federico on 500px said:

    So cool!

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