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Man Orchids with Guest

By SteveMackay  
Three Man Orchids with a little Spider Guest, taken at Monkton Nature reserve, a few Months back.

I used a 500mm lens and extension tubes, the result is all in camera (low angle, distant background and low foreground grass to create the blur at the bottom).

Thanks for looking and many thanks for comments and votes on my previous pic, it's much appreciated, cheers!Smile

Tags: Flowers and plants Man orchids

Voters: jovanovic, hannahjo, livinglevels and 20 more


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Comments


29 Aug 2013 9:12PM
great picture

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ali63 Plus
4 756 1 United Kingdom
29 Aug 2013 9:37PM
A beauty,

Ali
29 Aug 2013 11:01PM
So simple, so clear and very effective.
Great shot,
Carlton
Potra 3 Venezuela
30 Aug 2013 1:45AM
So pretty, Steve!
The spider is so pretty, it was like posing for you!
The matching colors...so pretty!
M
RonnieAG Plus
7 153 116 Scotland
30 Aug 2013 1:55AM
Three tiny orchids and guest plus web filaments all in tight focus: jolly well done.
And so beautifully presented with the fading out at the foot of the frame.
Ronnie.
30 Aug 2013 8:37AM
Excellent.
teocali Plus
8 441 18 England
30 Aug 2013 8:24PM
Wonderful dreamy, diffused light, Steve. Super detail of the orchid flowers and dainty little "guest" with its delicate filigree web.
Sylvia
30 Aug 2013 9:55PM
Thanks for comments and votes, it's very much appreciated!!!Smile
Greyheron 14 282 7 England
2 Sep 2013 1:17PM
Excellent use of that technique Steve - lighting and detail to die for...

Mike

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