Busy Beez

Published December 31st, 2012

I am fortunate enough to work from home part of the time making this story and the images that I'm sharing possible.

My story begins on December 7th, 2012 as I was walking out to get the mail on a wonderful sunny December afternoon and heard what sounded like bees buzzing. After a little investigation I found the source coming from our Camellia bush in the front yard. I was a little surprised by this as I figured the cold weather and the lateness of the year would have driven them underground by now. Intrigued by all of this I thought I would investigate further. What follows are the fruits of that investigation.

These pictures below are but a small handful of the over 400 that I ended up taking over the next 30-45 minutes. In studying the pictures at the beginning of the shoot and comparing them to the pictures at the end; I think that I must have caught them right at the beginning of their gathering for this time period. In looking back at it and thinking about it, I believ ...

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