CCD (colony colapse disorder) is a phenomenon in which worker bees from beehives in North America and Europe are abruptly disappearing without a specific reason why. This is extremley significant to society because many agricultural crops worldwide are pollinated by honey bees.
Cool Creek Apiary is a photo documentary hoping to show the beauty of these dying insects, and the intimate relationship between the apiarist and their bee's.
Images © Geoff Fitzgerald 2014
Perspective - Part of Contact 2009 gallery show at Arta Gallery in the Distillery District Toronto.
Pastoral Portraits - Part of Contact 2009 gallery show at the Toronto Pearson International Airport.
BEECAUSE Is a fundraising event held by Honey Design Marketing & Communications, that featured 20 works of art for auction juried from more than 140 pieces submitted from across Canada, and raise $10,000 for the Canadian Bee Research Fund and The ARTS Project.
My image "The Collector" was selected, and would go on to be used as the invitation and main image to promote the fundraiser.