I took this close up of a bumble bee using the macro facility on my digital camera. I love the bee's furry legs and shiny wings. He seems to be getting plenty of pollen from this hellenium flower.
Digital cameras have come a long way!
If you found this page using a search engine or other link, please use the icons below to link to one of the main sections of the Roughwood web site:
Photographs © Mark Collins 2006
Please do not reproduce or store any of the pictures on this site without asking first. Permission is usually given for non-commercial use.