Film: Dance of the Honey Bee

CC image courtesy of Jean Tosti on Flickr

Watch Peter Nelson’s “The Dance of the Honey Bee” here

Have you seen the beautiful film, “The Dance of the Honey Bee”?  Filmed by Peter Nelson, a beekeeper and cinematographer, it recently won the Miro Inspiration Challenge. This rich film captures in slow motion the movement of honeybees both inside and outside of the hive.  Even the rapid beating of the honey bee’s wings –typically between 200-230 times per second — is slowed down for the viewer to watch. Take a moment to enjoy the film…