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Anthers, Filaments and Stigma, Oh My!

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 5 August 2015 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

Close-up of a candy cane hibiscus showcasing its anthers, filaments and stigma.
Photo captured August 9, 2014.

NIKON D7000 1/250 second F/9.5 ISO 200 157 mm (35mm equiv.)

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tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Superbe ce coeur.
De beaux détails et la couleur extra. )

5 Aug 2015 5:54am

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Grandisoe macro ce coeur de fleur ce rose sueprbe.

5 Aug 2015 6:02am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Complete in all its detail - marvellous image.

5 Aug 2015 8:06am

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Magnifique coeur de fleur!

5 Aug 2015 8:21am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Excellent focusing !

5 Aug 2015 9:54am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Perfect use of depth of field

5 Aug 2015 10:07am

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

Just fine !

5 Aug 2015 11:16am

Luca Bobbiesi from Milano, Italy

What a great shot!

5 Aug 2015 2:01pm

Etsu from Kyoto, Japan

Wonderful close up ! Very beautiful.

5 Aug 2015 2:02pm

Don - Slackwater from Spokane, United States

A fine close up with all the detail I like in shots like this. Excellent photo work.

5 Aug 2015 2:51pm

Rolero-T from Gerpinnes, Belgium


5 Aug 2015 3:31pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

SUperb close up - the color is dynamic

5 Aug 2015 4:40pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Wonderful macro !

5 Aug 2015 4:56pm

Carol from Leamington, Canada

I love the name Candy Cane..... that is a gorgeous pink... and a lovely capture of this most delicate beauty!!

5 Aug 2015 7:28pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice shot
with beautiful frame, focus & colors!

5 Aug 2015 8:53pm

fateme@@ from Dezful, Iran

Excellent focus but I still love the colors and the form of the petals in the background

6 Aug 2015 12:53am

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

Excellent macro.

6 Aug 2015 1:06am

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

That is a lovely shot. We go deep into the flower.

6 Aug 2015 1:24am

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Wonderful close up! The color is just beautiful and the detail is spectacular!

6 Aug 2015 1:24am

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

I love the 3-D effect of those structures popping out of my monitor.

6 Aug 2015 4:15am

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

Nice close-up, great focus.

6 Aug 2015 10:16am

L'Angevine from Angers, France


6 Aug 2015 4:38pm

Julie L. Brown, Photobirder from Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

Excellent selective focus.

7 Aug 2015 10:27am

maximage from Mase, Switzerland

Very beautiful close up nicely framed. Excellent macro.

7 Aug 2015 9:29pm