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June 27, 2008
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tbfdm Featured By Owner May 1, 2009  Professional Photographer
@00:29Glad you like it :)
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pokepanda Featured By Owner May 1, 2009
welcome :hug: i love bumblebees
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Haname15 Featured By Owner Apr 27, 2009
@00:17That video seems to really be something amazing! The way the insects were captured feeding on the flowers; they reminded me of cats with balls of yarn.
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LissyFishy Featured By Owner Apr 27, 2009  Hobbyist Digital Artist
@05:29Wonderful! This footage would have been perfect for an insect documentary! I especially love the zoom-ins on the bees :heart:
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TimeFlies Featured By Owner Apr 27, 2009
@06:14Great work. It depicts a world which I believe is very important.
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CageyJay Featured By Owner Apr 27, 2009  Hobbyist General Artist
@02:54Perfect timing for a macrocosmic pan... I was getting lost in your insect microcosm shots until you reminded my where all of this was taking place.
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tbfdm Featured By Owner May 9, 2009  Professional Photographer
That's true, it is difficult. Not impossible, but difficult.
Thank you :)
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spligity Featured By Owner Apr 27, 2009  Student General Artist
lol
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tbfdm Featured By Owner May 1, 2009  Professional Photographer
Hell yes, he's huge. :D I tried to make more of this one, but he was here for less than a minute and as soon as I took this shot, he flew to the other side of the place, I had to run all the way around, and by the time I set up, he was gone.
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Ebophelia Featured By Owner Apr 27, 2009
@04:34They say only bumble bees can suck on this type of blossom. Bees do not have their proboscis long enough. I wonder if this bee got to some nectar after all that effort.
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tbfdm Featured By Owner Aug 13, 2008  Professional Photographer
@05:01Thank you very much. These shots are my favorite from the whole thing. :paranoid:

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brontosaurus Featured By Owner Aug 15, 2008  Student
how could you not?
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t-florencestay Featured By Owner Jul 8, 2008  Student General Artist
@04:07>///<

Aww! :heart:
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tbfdm Featured By Owner Jun 27, 2008  Professional Photographer
@05:53Thank you ^^
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Shot over three days. Slowmotions (240fps) of bees, and other insects, as ants.
Manual focusing.
Yes, it's quite long. Sorry if I wasted your time.

I choose this category because it's quite experimental, even though it is my second try in filming bees, but the first try was really experimental, and not really pretty.

Oh, and watch it in DivX Hi-quality, the video will be more fluid. =)
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An afternoon in the flowers. by *tbfdm Even when it is just experimental, I am amazed by the quality of this film. If you love macro and nature, you will love this. ( Featured by InpuUpUaut )
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analea56797 Featured By Owner Apr 27, 2009
@00:29kewl!!!
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tbfdm Featured By Owner May 1, 2009  Professional Photographer
@00:29Glad you like it :)
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Gatoi Featured By Owner Apr 27, 2009
Very cute. I love fat bees and mumblebees.

Your filming is very good.

:+fav::+fav::+fav::+fav::+fav:
:+favlove::+favlove::+favlove::+favlove::+favlove:
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tbfdm Featured By Owner May 1, 2009  Professional Photographer
Thank you :D
and thank you for the :+fav: too !
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pokepanda Featured By Owner Apr 27, 2009
@04:00oh my goodness! it's soooooooo cute! and a little pudgy :XD:
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tbfdm Featured By Owner May 1, 2009  Professional Photographer
Thank you :)
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pokepanda Featured By Owner May 1, 2009
welcome :hug: i love bumblebees
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Haname15 Featured By Owner Apr 27, 2009
@00:17That video seems to really be something amazing! The way the insects were captured feeding on the flowers; they reminded me of cats with balls of yarn.
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RezzanATAKOL Featured By Owner Apr 27, 2009
It is a wonderful work, I flied with this bee while watching it:love:
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mineralmind Featured By Owner Apr 27, 2009  Student General Artist
@06:18i'm interested. why that music? I really liked the video, it was calming.
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