Welcome, Guest

Author Topic: bees in flight and more  (Read 2498 times)

Offline deknow

  • Field Bee
  • ***
  • Posts: 876
  • Gender: Male
    • Golden Rule Honey, LLC
bees in flight and more
« on: May 06, 2009, 03:39:28 PM »
this set mostly focuses on movement, but there are some closeups, stills, and some cool lichens.

http://picasaweb.google.com/Dean.Ramona/BeesAndSuch



deknow
« Last Edit: May 06, 2009, 04:49:21 PM by deknow »

Offline dragonfly

  • House Bee
  • **
  • Posts: 468
  • Gender: Female
Re: bees in flight and more
« Reply #1 on: May 06, 2009, 10:06:09 PM »
Wow deknow, that's beautiful! :)

Offline deknow

  • Field Bee
  • ***
  • Posts: 876
  • Gender: Male
    • Golden Rule Honey, LLC
Re: bees in flight and more
« Reply #2 on: May 06, 2009, 11:07:11 PM »
thanks df...one of my goals with photography is to avoid the cliche of freezing everything in time with a flash...that's just too easy, and doesn't give a decent representation of what the subject was doing.  capturing motion is the challenge :)

deknow

Offline kathyp

  • Universal Bee
  • *******
  • Posts: 16073
  • Gender: Female
Re: bees in flight and more
« Reply #3 on: May 06, 2009, 11:21:03 PM »
those are really great.  may i send your link to my brother?  he  is a photographer, among other things  :-)
One could not learn history from architecture any more than one could learn it from books. Statues, inscriptions, memorial stones, the names of streets ? anything that might throw light upon the past had been systematically altered. (1.8.85)

George Orwell  "1984"

Offline deknow

  • Field Bee
  • ***
  • Posts: 876
  • Gender: Male
    • Golden Rule Honey, LLC
Re: bees in flight and more
« Reply #4 on: May 06, 2009, 11:24:24 PM »
sure...send away :)

deknow

Offline dragonfly

  • House Bee
  • **
  • Posts: 468
  • Gender: Female
Re: bees in flight and more
« Reply #5 on: May 07, 2009, 05:50:44 PM »
Well deknow- you did an excellent job of meeting your goal on that. I'm really impressed.

Offline Cindi

  • Galactic Bee
  • ******
  • Posts: 9825
  • Gender: Female
Re: bees in flight and more
« Reply #6 on: May 07, 2009, 06:07:40 PM »
Deknow, you got some REALLY good and interesting shots going on there.  I loved the perspective on the lichens.  I have a small flat, Sony cybershot with an excellent micro, takes some very good shots for a less expensive camera.  Wish I had gone deeper into photography, it is a great sport, and bees are excellent targets, smiling.  Thankyou for sharing and taking us into this part of your own little world.  Beauty.  Have that great, most wonderful day, health.  Cindi
There are strange things done in the midnight sun by the men who moil for gold.  The Arctic trails have their secret tales that would make your blood run cold.  The Northern Lights have seen queer sights, but the queerest they ever did see, what the night on the marge of Lake Lebarge, I cremated Sam McGee.  Robert Service

Offline Keith13

  • Super Bee
  • *****
  • Posts: 1836
  • Gender: Male
Re: bees in flight and more
« Reply #7 on: May 07, 2009, 06:14:21 PM »
Nice one

Offline Schoon

  • House Bee
  • **
  • Posts: 161
  • Gender: Male
Re: bees in flight and more
« Reply #8 on: May 22, 2009, 09:50:20 PM »
deknow, great pictures.
Bobby

Offline Natalie

  • Queen Bee
  • ****
  • Posts: 1478
  • Gender: Female
Re: bees in flight and more
« Reply #9 on: May 22, 2009, 10:50:55 PM »
Nice one dean.

Offline Bee Whisper82

  • House Bee
  • **
  • Posts: 78
  • Gender: Male
Re: bees in flight and more
« Reply #10 on: May 29, 2009, 09:49:17 AM »
I have a couple of pics with bees in flight but their not as good as these.  You are excellent when it comes to catching the moment.  I hope to see more.


         James