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Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 24 May 2012 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

Orchid spotted at the Lincoln Park Conservatory on April 7, 2012.

NIKON D7000 1/60 second F/5.6 ISO 100 138 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Sterre from Utrecht, Netherlands

I say wow.
Great macro with beautiful colors and details.

24 May 2012 6:12am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom


24 May 2012 6:14am

Mirjam from Kyiv, Ukraine

wonderful macro

24 May 2012 7:12am

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

I see the tonsils were removed at a younger age :-)

24 May 2012 7:55am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Stand well back . . .

24 May 2012 8:06am

Jeff from Honolulu, United States

Well done. I see we think alike.

24 May 2012 8:47am

Yonatan from New York, United States

Very nice macro.

24 May 2012 10:40am

Geta from Romania

Beautiful colors and details.

24 May 2012 1:11pm

Mariana M. from Waterloo, Canada

lovely closeup :)

24 May 2012 2:34pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A beautiful image!

24 May 2012 4:24pm

Rick from Toronto, Canada

Such amazing flowers, and a great in-tight view here.

24 May 2012 5:12pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice & wonderful!

24 May 2012 6:01pm

franz from Baden, Austria

great ... like looking into the mouth of the beast !!!

24 May 2012 7:51pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Fantastic detail and color! A beautiful frame! It certainly does look like a mouth!

24 May 2012 8:10pm

Alun from cheshire, United Kingdom

Really lovely flower, great colour

24 May 2012 8:30pm

Baldwin VW from Bejuma, Venezuela

Amazing detail of this beautiful orchid !!! Gorgeous ....

24 May 2012 11:01pm

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

Wonderfully apt title for this throat of the orchid ... and a great shot!

24 May 2012 11:37pm

Aniya from Los Angeles, United States

so fresh

25 May 2012 2:25am

Aniya from Los Angeles, United States

ahhhhhhhhhhhhhh i fogot lol

25 May 2012 2:28am

LauraS from Chico, United States

That's an open mouth if I ever saw one. Incredible beauty.

25 May 2012 2:38am

Francisco Romero from Carbajal de la Legua, Spain

Charming closeup of the orchid. Impressive look!

25 May 2012 7:31am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Wow incredible..

25 May 2012 7:36am

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States


26 May 2012 1:29am