Over at Macromoments, Susan’s theme for the current challenge is bokeh which is …
In photography, bokeh (originally /ˈboʊkɛ/, /ˈboʊkeɪ/ BOH-kay — also sometimes pronounced as /ˈboʊkə/ BOH-kə, Japanese: [boke]) is the aesthetic quality of the blur produced in the out-of-focus parts of an image produced by a lens. Bokeh has been defined as “the way the lens renders out-of-focus points of light”.
Which is loads of fun to play around with, and there’s a million and one subjects. Like this, for example.
Slightly unconventional, but effective nonetheless.
Honey bee on Ribbon Bush.
Canon Eos 400D. f5, 1/200sec. no flash.
I cropped it in Paint, then adjusted the contrast and brightness in Office.