Beesicle
Beesicle

I found this on my drive home. Must be the season for swarming. At least this was on a post in a cornfield and not like Becky’s experience at her house! 🙂 I stayed far away from this swarm.

Cropped in and very little editing. 1/250s, f/7.1, ISO 100.

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4 thoughts on “Week 17 – Robin

  1. My first reaction was “OMG”…that’s crazy. Never seen anything like this! Great capture. Love that you got the single bee in flight in the corner. Perfect title too!

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  2. Nice picture. Swarms are usually harmless as long as they haven’t been out in the cold and rain for days. Right now the bees in your photo are having a big debate about where to live. If you had looked carefully you would have seen scout bees running up and down the cluster doing waggle dances. It’s all part of a voting system to reach a quorum on were to go and live. Usually they reach a decision fairly quickly and they will be off within a few hours.

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