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Old 24th May 2018
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Rushing home with dinner...

Just got another swarm in the beehive...









Got a bit cocky with this one and moved into the flightpath.... one got caught in my hair and stung me

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Re: Rushing home with dinner...

Excellent shots, nice closeup on that last one.
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Re: Rushing home with dinner...

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Those are all great shots Walti

Sadly it would be physically impossible for any bee or other insect to get stuck in my hair

Hope it didn't hurt too much !

John
Trouble is that once you've been stung once, the poison sack stays there, pumping pheromones out to attract the guard bees, so a hasty retreat was called for as I was wearing shorts and a tee shirt!

Slightly worse than a nettle sting to be honest, you get used to it when you keep them!
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Excellent shots, nice closeup on that last one.
I think I'll use the 300+tc for the next attempt so I can try to get a better DoF and shutter speed to get the wings (this was at 1/100th and they're invisible) oh, and a little further away!
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Is that called suffering for your art?
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Is that called suffering for your art?
Iím suffering a little today as I now have a swollen ear, which is quite hot to the touch!
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