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Radiating Folds

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 14 October 2019 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

One of three hibiscus varieties in our backyard, called Pink Cloud, with the folds of the petals that radiate outward from its heart.

Photo captured August 17, 2019.

NIKON D7000 1/125 second F/8.0 ISO 200 62 mm

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By Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Wonderful warm heat! superb Steven.

14 Oct 2019 5:06am

Anne from France

Très belle mise au point

14 Oct 2019 5:16am

yoshimiparis from France

the framing is interesting Steven and small drops of rain bring freshness

14 Oct 2019 5:36am

Ginnie from Netherlands

Getting to the heart of the matter!!!

14 Oct 2019 5:48am

Gérard Flayol from Allauch, France

Superb heart !

14 Oct 2019 5:51am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Glorious detail . .

14 Oct 2019 6:18am

Pascale MD from Occitanie, France

Très jolie plongée dans ce magnifique pistil d'Althéa.
Bonne journée Steven

14 Oct 2019 7:07am

Existence Artistique from Angers, France

bien la forme comme des yeux et un nez tombant

14 Oct 2019 7:11am

Ralf Kesper from Fröndenberg, Germany

Superbe macro!

14 Oct 2019 8:14am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

nice macro !

14 Oct 2019 9:29am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

like a lovely bell tent with a chandelier :)

14 Oct 2019 10:01am

@grouser: I love your comparison.

jpla from St Barthélémy, France

Bel intérieur

14 Oct 2019 10:04am

Marjolein from Westvoorne, Netherlands

Wonderful color of this hibiscus and the drups is the crone

14 Oct 2019 10:46am

Shaun from Massachusetts, United States

The color and capture of the droplets of water on this hibiscus are excellent Steven. 5*

14 Oct 2019 11:20am

willy from Belgium

un vrai régal pour les yeux Steven

une superbe macro


14 Oct 2019 12:34pm

Rose from United States

Beautiful ! I love the hibiscus.

14 Oct 2019 12:44pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Stunning close up.

14 Oct 2019 12:46pm

Remus from Portugal

Fantastic detail level.
Excellent and impressive macro!

14 Oct 2019 2:29pm

Jeanmadis from Chonburi, Thailand

Ici, tout est ordre et beauté, luxe calme et volupté.

14 Oct 2019 2:48pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Beautiful macro with superb light and colors !

14 Oct 2019 3:47pm

Rick from Toronto, Canada

Simply gorgeous !

14 Oct 2019 3:48pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Pink cloud is the perfect name for that color. Beautiful.

14 Oct 2019 5:07pm

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Soft, delicate and beautiful.

14 Oct 2019 7:09pm

JPA from Paris, France

belle macro!! amts

14 Oct 2019 7:41pm

Lougris from Toulouse, France

Coeur magnifique !!

14 Oct 2019 7:43pm

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Merveilleux Steven... De toute beauté. 5*****.

14 Oct 2019 7:53pm

London Caller from United Kingdom

Beautiful dew drops!

14 Oct 2019 8:52pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

such beautiful frame, colors & details!

14 Oct 2019 9:00pm

Martine Girard from Brest, France

Magnifique macro, j'aime les couleurs et les gouttes d'eau.

14 Oct 2019 11:20pm

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

wow, the burst of color is gorgeous

15 Oct 2019 12:15am

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

Magnificent macro image. The color and the detail is exceptional. I love the water droplets! 5*

15 Oct 2019 12:53am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Wow, stunning

15 Oct 2019 4:50am

The Yum List from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

The detail you find in nature really is dreamy. You can see why so many human inventions are inspired by nature.

15 Oct 2019 12:19pm

Devi from Chennai, India

This is just too beautiful !! Love the folds..love the drops !It's gleaming !

15 Oct 2019 2:33pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A stunning photo of the lovely hibiscus. Amazing clarity.

15 Oct 2019 6:31pm

Elizabeth Buckalew from Flagstaff, United States

Bright and bold and beautiful! Love that clarity!

16 Oct 2019 1:45am

omar from Hamburg, Germany

Like an animal from a scifi movie (-;
Great focus and colors

17 Oct 2019 8:59am

Magda A.-Coulter from Langley, Canada


18 Oct 2019 8:02pm