Coltsfoot - Tussilago farfara - worshipping Helios

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Comments (7)

Nick Weall on May 8, 2009

Dainty little critters ain't they ~ perfect focus on the principal ~ it looks great blown right up ~ did you notice the little bug?? ~~ Nice work ~ ciao nick

Art Anderson on May 8, 2009

You are really sharp with your macros, Amelia. This certainly is a beautiful scion of the sun. Best regards. -Art

Amelia Royan on May 9, 2009

I did notice the little beetle dear Nick, and it was quite happy to sit and bask in the centre of these sun rays. Thank you for taking time to "blow it up" ;-)

Ciao, Amelia

Amelia Royan on May 9, 2009

Dear Art, thank for this great compliment. The coltsfoot epitomised the day for me - it was glorious wandering around in the hills and woods :))

Greetings, Amelia

Amelia Royan on May 9, 2009

Mira - I had to nudge him a bit - but he was so compliant ;-)

Thank you dear friend for looking at this very common flower, Amelia

Amelia Royan on May 9, 2009

Thank you Mira, you must see many of these in Serbia, but by now they will be beautiful fluffy seedheads :))

Audrone on October 28, 2009

Hello, Amelia. Very nice macro! It's so similar I will back to your gallery :)

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on May 7, 2009
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Amelia Royan
    • Taken on 2009/05/04 10:34:43
    • Exposure: 0.006s (1/160)
    • Focal Length: 55.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/8.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO200
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash