Bombus flavifrons, unknown, side

close up of image

Detailed Description

Ah, reaching way back in history now to 2012,,,,not completely satisfied with this shot of B. flavifrons, but it will have to do. From Wyoming, where a number of red butted bumble bees live. How lucky for you if you live there, Photography Information: Canon Mark II 5D, Zerene Stacker, Stackshot Sled, 65mm Canon MP-E 1-5X macro lens, Twin Macro Flash in Styrofoam Cooler, F5.0, ISO 100, Shutter Speed 200 USGSBIML Photoshopping Technique: Note that we now have added using the burn tool at 50% opacity set to shadows to clean up the halos that bleed into the black background from "hot" color sections of the picture.


Image Dimensions: 4200 x 3744

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