Sunday, September 4, 2011

Hanging On - Macro/Mellow Yellow Monday

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Nature will bear the closest inspection. She invites us to lay our eye level with her smallest leaf, and take an insect view of its plain.
~Henry David Thoreau

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28 comments:

TexWisGirl said...

that is beautiful, karen! as the photo was loading, that is not what i expected, and i love it! :)

Ellie said...

I was just thinking what TexWisGirl just said, lol. Great picture!!

Debbie said...

this is beautiful karen!! i thought it would be a fish ;)

Kel said...

now that's one subject you don't want getting cranky with the photographer

ρομπερτ said...

wonderful !

Gemma Wiseman said...

Delightful and beautiful!

Martha Z said...

Great insect capture. I often don't see the bugs in my own shots until I download.

Teresa said...

This is a wonderful shot!

litlit said...

Wow! Beautiful captured! I am pretty sure that the bee was enjoying the sweetness of the flower's juice.

Carletta said...

Excellent shot with sharp detail!
I'm amazed too that you even got that the red center of the Queen Annes's Lace in the image as well!!

Marion said...

Great capture, composition is beautiful

My garden haven said...

A lovely capture. Such vivid details and that bee looks a traffic policeman!
Rosie

jeannette said...

Looking at the insect, these flowers must be really tiny! They're also beautiful!

Kala said...

Gorgeous details and composition.

Happy MM Karen!

Lauri said...

Fabulous capture, truly wall worthy.

Stewart M said...

Hi there - splendid looking wasp (I think its a wasp rather than a bee) - those jaws could do smaller insects a lot of harm!

Cheers - Stewart M - Australia

Indrani said...

This is fantastic.

Gattina said...

Wonderful picture although this wasp looks scary !

Rajesh said...

Amazing shot.

Sylvia K said...

What a superb capture, Karen! I love it!! Our World won't be up for signing in until 12pm PST! Enjoy your day!

Sylvia

Sivinden said...

A wasp can be beautiful. Wonderful picture in light and composition.

Liz said...

Beautiful blooms. Perfect shot of the wasp.

Have a fabulous week.

Liz @ MLC

Lew said...

And as far as for this little fellow, look but don't touch!

Eden said...

Love the image. Great shot.

cassandrasminicorner said...

That is so sweet!!!

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Melinda said...

Really pretty image- and great macro!

Halcyon said...

Beautiful macro!

genny said...

awesome capture...love it! visiting from MYM!:-)