The Black-eyed Susans had a steady stream of bees and other insects going after pollen. Some of the bees were covered with the pollen giving an interesting look. In the hot sun there were many types stopping by giving a lot of photo opportunities.
Canon EOS1D MkIV, Canon 300mm f4 L, Canon 1.4X Teleconverter, 36mm Extension tube, Canon 1.4X teleconverter (Used 2 1.4X Teleconverters, sharper than using a 2X teleconverter). Canon 600 EX RT for fill Flash.