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Poinsettia 3

Posted by
Ruthiebear (Titusville, NJ, United States) on 21 December 2013 in Plant & Nature.

Taken at Longwood Gardens
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SONY NEX-C3 1/160 second F/4.0 ISO 800 30 mm

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Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Fine detail

21 Dec 2013 5:33am

Lena Che from San Francisco, United States

Fantastic image, lovely colors, great detail.

21 Dec 2013 5:50am

Jeremy from Ridgedale, United States

Beautiful colors and focus. I love the ants.

21 Dec 2013 6:05am

ursulakatariina from Ed, Sweden

Great colours and light and the details are superb! Love those little ants.

21 Dec 2013 7:31am

claudie from le havre, France

Beautiful colors !!!!!!

21 Dec 2013 8:31am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Exquisite series - and a magical macro we see here.

21 Dec 2013 9:15am

Basile Pesso from Barcelona, Spain

Here the focus is central and so it's another reason for this shot to be different from yesterday's :-).
Another vividness' stunner with a masterful technique.

21 Dec 2013 9:19am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

The active ants make it for me - mine must be hibernating right now.

21 Dec 2013 9:54am

Martine Libouton from Genappe, Belgium

Très belle cette macro!!!

21 Dec 2013 10:09am

jean pierre from paris, France

extra cette macro des "habitant" de la fleur!! amitiés

21 Dec 2013 10:49am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

a world within a world there

21 Dec 2013 11:13am

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

Little critters want to photo-bomb your shot:)

21 Dec 2013 12:12pm

Melocoton from Salamanca, Spain

wonderful colors, *****

21 Dec 2013 12:17pm

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Excellent macro !!

21 Dec 2013 1:07pm

Devi from Chennai, India

Beautiful macro of the heart of the flower:)))

21 Dec 2013 1:53pm

Shaahin Bahremand from Tehran, Iran

woooooow ! unbelievable details
well done

21 Dec 2013 2:16pm

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Et habité en plus!!! Superbe cliché.

21 Dec 2013 2:31pm

Kyu from Kyoto, Japan

Wonderful macro shot. Ants look enjoying there. I like the beautiful colors.

21 Dec 2013 2:46pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A poinsettia center that's even more complex than before. Fine photo.

21 Dec 2013 3:47pm

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

Wonderful colorful image.

21 Dec 2013 3:52pm (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

A very greta aproximation. Very nice shot.

21 Dec 2013 5:17pm

alex centrella from California, United States

wow..the colors are amazing...

21 Dec 2013 5:28pm

tataray from Deux-Sèvres. (Charentes-Poitou), France

Ahhh.. les petites foumis se régalent et animent le coeur de cette fleur.

21 Dec 2013 5:31pm

Frankiess from Český Těšín, Czech Republic

Woow ! Superbe focus in this shot ! Nicely colorful photo...

21 Dec 2013 5:46pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice!
such beautiful composition, focus, colors & lighting!

21 Dec 2013 5:48pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

cool macro!!

21 Dec 2013 5:50pm

Baldwin Vandewalle from Bejuma, Venezuela

Beautiful closeup with excellent focus and wonderful details and colors !!!

21 Dec 2013 6:11pm

kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand

I see many ants enjoying fine dining in the colourful flower. This is great.

21 Dec 2013 6:16pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Superb macro with beautiful colors .

21 Dec 2013 6:23pm

Lewis from Ljouwert, Netherlands

Great centre focus and colours

21 Dec 2013 7:17pm

Kate from EXETER, United Kingdom

Oh visitors!! Great shot.

21 Dec 2013 8:24pm

SalSa from Tehran, Iran

So beautiful colors

21 Dec 2013 8:41pm

Frances from Massachusetts, United States

Terrific shot Ruthie.

21 Dec 2013 9:04pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Gorgeous close up! Beautiful bright Christmas colors! I like the little bugs that are visiting! A great macro!

21 Dec 2013 9:36pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Lovely colors and interesting ants.

21 Dec 2013 9:52pm

helys from Paris, France

Great close up; Lovely ants:)
Nice colors, shapes, DOF, lighting

21 Dec 2013 10:41pm

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

This is fantastic, Ruthie, with wonderful focal control on those three visitors! ;D

22 Dec 2013 12:00am

Emma G from Auckland, New Zealand

very cool Ruthie! Lovely detail in this macro...

22 Dec 2013 12:21am

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Wonderful detail, Ruthie.

22 Dec 2013 4:08am

L'angevine from Angers, France

superbe ces couleurs

22 Dec 2013 7:16am

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Avec ces fourmis quel coeur de fleur et vue quelle iamge sueprbe macro.

22 Dec 2013 2:49pm

jeffrey from Haydenville, United States

gr!eat color and detail!

22 Dec 2013 4:24pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

Fantastic colors and detailed close-up!

22 Dec 2013 11:15pm

Sharon Pleasants from Monroe, Louisiana, United States

Great capture! The insects are also enjoying it!

24 Dec 2013 6:53pm

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