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Shrinking violet

By magnus
These flowers are really tiny but a macro shot shows the beautiful structure.
Really struggled with this shot as it was a windy day and the flowers just wouldn't sit still.

Tags: General Flowers and plants

Voters: aitchbrown, simont, jaspernina and 13 more

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simont 18 2.3k 4 United Kingdom
5 Jun 2007 9:15AM
Great colours in the flower.
Like the detail that you've captured.
jaspernina 15 1.0k Wales
5 Jun 2007 9:53AM
Lovely detail, colours & great DOF.


5 Jun 2007 10:03AM
Nice shot,well done under adverse conditions
magnus 17 661 5 United Arab Emirates
5 Jun 2007 10:15AM
Thanks All
dianah 15 24.5k 4 United Kingdom
5 Jun 2007 11:09AM
Love the colours in this..excellent detail too.
ChristineL 17 39 United Kingdom
5 Jun 2007 1:43PM
love the colours and texture,
10 Jun 2007 12:04PM
Lovely colours
piccy 16 8 Wales
24 Jun 2007 10:41AM
A great little flower. Nice to take them indoors on a windy day. Wink
magnus 17 661 5 United Arab Emirates
24 Jun 2007 10:44AM
Thanks Freda - great advice but by the time I got this one indoors it would be long dead!
Quote:A great little flower. Nice to take them indoors on a windy day.
KevinMW 16 14 Wales
25 Jun 2007 10:42PM
Wonderful colours and great detail. Love the colour of the stamen against the blue petals.

4 Jul 2007 10:05AM
Simply beautiful, great shot
15 Jul 2007 7:11PM
You're your flower looks like the one I posted a few days ago. I think it is a Phacelia Campanularia. It closes itself in the evening and opens it's petals to
the sun.
I like your photo. JNC
Leary 15 15 1 New Zealand
23 Jul 2007 12:42AM
nice capture. id like to see a larger version!

Apocs 14
23 Jul 2007 4:32PM
really nice macro, colours are outstanding, spot on

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