• Aperture: ƒ/13
  • Camera: NIKON D4
  • Taken: 15 December, 2014 09:05
  • Focal length: 210mm
  • ISO: 1600
  • Shutter speed: 1/400 s

This large and powerful species is out of reach for a human most of the time, except when it lands on one of the riverbanks to lick salts from the ground – deposited by wild animals or humans.

ARCC bee 02
This been has been very busy pollinating – the true color is covered by yellow pollen!

Please help me identify it – leave a comment 🙂