Bee in Purple Flower

Posted by on Jun 4, 2012 in Macro, Photography, Plants & Flowers, Wildlife | 24 comments

"Bee in Purple Flower" by Caryn Caldwell

These purple flowers didn’t last long, but while they thrived the neighborhood bees were very happy.


  1. ..and photographers were very happy too.. ;D great catch!

    • @rian, LOL! So true! I was very happy. And so sad when they withered, because I was hoping for another photo shoot a few days later. Next year!

  2. Stunning macro!

  3. I have commented on the purple “theme” on many photo blogs today. Great macro shot Caryn.

  4. Excellent detail and colors Caryn

  5. WoW! Nice colors and detail.

  6. I love it, nice colors too

  7. This macro is wonderful – so fine colors and light. A real summer photo!

  8. WOW! fantastic photo.

  9. Thanks! I tried this from a bunch of different angles, but this was my favorite of the lot.

  10. Bee utiful shot, Caryn. Very nice macro work.

  11. I like how there are nice, blurry yellows in the background that complement the bee. Really cool pic!

  12. That is a wonderful shot of the little guy at work.

  13. delicate macro interpretation with this focus, pleasant rendering of colors in background, i like it

  14. Great work! Amazing photos! Congrats!

  15. OT, thanks so much for Pinning me at Pinterest, I feel honored

  16. Awesome Macro!!!! I dig it. :)

  17. absolutely professional work – a perfect image

  18. dang …. its like a watercolor!

  19. Amazing photograph! Excellent details and colors!

  20. beautiful macro

  21. fabulous bokeh

  22. What a wonderful image! The colours and detail make this truly amazing!

  23. Bees in purple flowers are pure perfection, aren't they!

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