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Amaryllis I

Posted by
Elaine Hancock (Olney, United States) on 5 March 2012 in Plant & Nature.

This is another flower from my dad's greenhouse. It just bloomed a few days ago. What a nice surprise! I received a macro lens as a gift and I was trying it out. I am waiting for the bugs to arrive!

"There are moments when time stands still. You hope it will wait for you."
Dorothea Lange

© Copyright 2020 Elaine Hancock, All Rights Reserved

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Fine detail

5 Mar 2012 5:58am

pascale from Brussels, Belgium

very nice compo
well done
have a nice day

5 Mar 2012 6:58am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

A wonderful color blast . . no bugs so far !

5 Mar 2012 7:29am

L'Angevine from Angers, France

tendance flamenco

5 Mar 2012 8:56am

Aubélia from Kortrijk, Belgium

Beautiful detail.

5 Mar 2012 9:02am

jpla from St Barthélémy d, France

Superbe cette macro ! Je te souhaite une agréable journée

5 Mar 2012 10:05am

Stephen from Massachusetts, United States

Well, it's looks like you're putting that new macro lens to good use! Beautiful. Can't wait to see more.

5 Mar 2012 10:28am

Laurette from Johannesburg - Fourways, South Africa

A beautiful macro with marvelous colour and beautiful detail. Beautifuly captured and preented.

5 Mar 2012 10:35am

Jules from Drayton, United Kingdom

beautiful - love the rich colours

5 Mar 2012 11:49am

Lougris from Toulouse, France

j'aime ce format carré que je suis incapable pour l'instant d'utiliser !!:)
et j'aime bien le cadrage aussi !!! :)

5 Mar 2012 11:58am

Jason Politte from Conway, AR, United States

Fantastic job with the focus, Elaine - excellent!

5 Mar 2012 12:10pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

What a wonderful intimate feel to this shot Elaine! Well done! ;-)

5 Mar 2012 12:56pm

tataray from france, France

Merveilleuse ...)) j'adore.

5 Mar 2012 1:23pm

Mariana M. from Waterloo, Canada

gorgeous DOF

5 Mar 2012 1:26pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

Fantastic macro and the detailed texture in the flower petal is amazing!

5 Mar 2012 1:28pm

k@ from Paris, France

Superb & clever idea of compo, bravo !

5 Mar 2012 1:49pm

Jim Wilson from Malvern, Pennsylvania, United States

Lovely composition. Good work.

5 Mar 2012 2:01pm

Barbara Kile from Ft. Worth, United States

Very lovely, Elaine!

5 Mar 2012 2:27pm

@Barbara Kile: Thank you. I am looking forward to photographing more flowers. I think I have a lot to learn!

Sido from Seville, Spain

I always use a flash for this kind of close up. Do you ?

5 Mar 2012 4:58pm

@Sido: This was sun coming into the window.

Bertrand Duhamel from Roxton Pond, Quebec, Canada

Great marco Elaine ! Look's we're almost inside of it !

5 Mar 2012 5:27pm

Baldwin VW from Bejuma, Venezuela

Amazing colors, nice details !!

5 Mar 2012 5:31pm

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Fabulous detailed close shot.

5 Mar 2012 6:04pm

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

the heart of the matter

5 Mar 2012 7:57pm

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Wonderful frame

5 Mar 2012 8:37pm

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

Wow, this is wonderful, Elaine..talk about RED! Gorgeous macro here ;-)

5 Mar 2012 10:04pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

marvelous macro

5 Mar 2012 10:05pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Beautiful macro shot that you've composed here! I love the detail captured in the anthers and the great color.

6 Mar 2012 12:18am