Sometimes you have to take a little break from capturing photos of super humans from a speeding scooter and take the opportunity to smell the roses. Literally. Recently, while exploring a native wildflower garden maintained by our dear friend Brook S., Focal Flame photographer Clint Thayer did just that. In the process, he found a completely different sort of athlete.
The following photo essay shows the power of motion in the natural world - bringing the perspective of pollinators within our grasp, and often showing them at angles that are both unfamilar and irresistable. Enjoy!