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Pristine Beauty

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 29 April 2020 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

Spotted at the Chicago Suburban Orchid Show at the DuPage County Fairgrounds in Wheaton, Illinois on February 15, 2020.

NIKON D7000 1/30 second F/5.0 ISO 892 52 mm

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Ginnie Hart from Netherlands

Did I ever mention to you, Steven, that orchids are HUGE in the Netherlands. Almost every Dutch home has at least one orchid plant sitting on a window sill somewhere! Seriously. Astrid has one blooming right now.

29 Apr 2020 5:04am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Very beautiful

29 Apr 2020 5:18am

By Marie from Entre Bretagne et montagnes, France

Yes, a beauty.

29 Apr 2020 5:32am

Martine Girard from Brest, France

Quelle magnifique photo, j'adore ces fleurs.

29 Apr 2020 5:49am

lisl from Bath, United Kingdom

Another exquisite orchid - thanks for sharing these - they really brighten the day

29 Apr 2020 6:42am

jpla from France


29 Apr 2020 6:53am

jean pierre from Paris, France

jolie!!! amts

29 Apr 2020 7:00am

Marjolein from Westvoorne, Netherlands

So beautiful is this orchis.
Usually I also have these at home

29 Apr 2020 7:04am

Existence Artistique from Angers, France

bien ce jaune

29 Apr 2020 8:13am

Shaun from Massachusetts, United States

Excellent image Steven. Very well captured. 5*

29 Apr 2020 8:23am

Dreams come true from Utrecht, Netherlands

Fascinating photo from this beautiful orchid .

29 Apr 2020 8:24am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Fantastic close up shot !

29 Apr 2020 8:44am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Has something of a nun about it :) Lovely immaculate capture.

29 Apr 2020 8:59am

Jolanda Agterberg from Amsterdam, Netherlands

Lovely white. Beautiful detailed image.

29 Apr 2020 9:46am

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

An exceptionally fine image – bravo!

29 Apr 2020 10:09am

Paleblue Photography from St. Catharines, Canada

Very pristine! Well photographed.

29 Apr 2020 10:14am

Rose from CLINTON, United States

It sure is a beauty.

29 Apr 2020 11:25am

beach from Oshawa, Ontario, Canada


29 Apr 2020 11:47am

ceteceva from Angers, France

Very nice !

29 Apr 2020 12:00pm

Lougris from Toulouse, France

très beau portrait !

29 Apr 2020 1:02pm

Ralf Kesper from Fröndenberg, Germany

Really pretty!

29 Apr 2020 1:19pm

Willy from Belgium

bravo pour cette belle image Steven


29 Apr 2020 1:46pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Very beautiful ! A beauty !

29 Apr 2020 2:52pm

Devi from Chennai, India

Amazing clarity here ! Fabulous image :))))

29 Apr 2020 3:12pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

SUperb close up

29 Apr 2020 3:16pm

omar from Hamburg, Germany

Perfect Orchid, remembers me always to an alien head (-;

29 Apr 2020 3:17pm

Don from Spokane, United States

Excellent close up with detail and rich color. A fine capture.

29 Apr 2020 4:01pm

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

This is gorgeous. One of nature's most beautiful flowers. A magnificent image.

29 Apr 2020 4:13pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Gorgeous shot.

29 Apr 2020 4:54pm

Sam from Chennai, India

Wow. Amazing. Love this beautiful flower. Excellent. :)

29 Apr 2020 5:14pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Fantastique cœur et forme ce jaune ce blanc quelle macro superbe
Belle soirée

29 Apr 2020 5:38pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

such beautiful colors & details!

29 Apr 2020 5:55pm

Maryse from Bordeaux, France

De toute beauté !!!
Bonne soirée

29 Apr 2020 5:55pm

Jean-Louis Guianvarc'h from Valence d'Albigeois, France


29 Apr 2020 6:21pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A stunning image of the orchid blossoms!

29 Apr 2020 6:29pm

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Extraordinaire. Les orchidées sont toujours très belles.

29 Apr 2020 7:12pm

véronique cherpantier from sauveterre de guyenne, France

tres beau

29 Apr 2020 8:55pm

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

nice tight composition allow appreciation of the single bloom with support from some surrounding petals

30 Apr 2020 12:20am

Elizabeth Buckalew from Flagstaff, United States

A stunning image! Tack sharp, and lovely lighting!

30 Apr 2020 3:59am

Remus from Portugal

Stunning close-up.
Great focus and sharpness.

30 Apr 2020 2:31pm

jeanmadis from Chonburi, Thailand

Parfaitement cadrée, cette image est d'une grande beauté.
J'aime la densité des blancs que tu as bien sus restituer.

1 May 2020 2:18am

yo from Ile de France, France

Des pétales comme du velours !

1 May 2020 8:12am

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

it's really quite stunning

1 May 2020 9:04pm

fateme@@ from Dezful, Iran

So nice white flower.

6 May 2020 9:38pm

The Yum List from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Oh my goodness. The eye is drawn immediately to the detailed middle.

12 May 2020 1:23am