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How bees pollinate I


How bees pollinate I
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Copyright: Rafal Wozniak (Tlapp) Silver Star Critiquer/Silver Note Writer [C: 27 W: 6 N: 19] (112)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2006-09-15
Categories: Insects
Camera: Nikon D70
Exposure: f/8, 1/400 seconds
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2008-04-18 11:08
Viewed: 3267
Points: 6
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
This is the answer to the question: 'how do bees pollinate?'

They do it just like this!

First they unknowingly collect pollen from stamina (male reproductive organs of a flower) while feasting on their favorite nectar - that's how flowers lure pollinators :).
The pollen sticks to the hair on the bee's body.

Then the bee moves on and...if you want to know what happens next go here:
http://www.treknature.com/gallery/photo161303.htm

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  • Max31 Silver Star Critiquer/Silver Note Writer [C: 14 W: 0 N: 39] (201)
  • [2008-04-18 11:18]

Bonjour Rafal,
Très belles couleurs et luminosité, dommage pour la netteté.
Belle réalisation.
TFS

Max

Witaj Rafał
Bardzo dobre zdjęcie. Dobrze skomponowane i z dobrą ekspozycją. Poza tym dobra ostrość. No i krótka, ale dobra notka.
Pozdrowienia
Ania

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  • gondox Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 356 W: 65 N: 342] (1585)
  • [2008-04-18 19:11]

Hi Rafal!

Superb macro, showing all details very well, no need for words on the action for sure other than 'like this'! I posted a bee shot yesterday but far not nice as yours, TFS!

Best regards,
Andor

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