Osteospermum

Posted by
Tamara (Aarschot, Belgium) on 12 December 2010 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

Canon EOS 550D 1/160 second F/5.6 ISO 200 105 mm

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Phil Morris from Saskatoon, Toronto, Canada

This plant sure has some beautiful detail in this photo.

12 Dec 2010 5:13am

sunstone_maria from California, United States

Makes me so happy to watch this image!! love it!

12 Dec 2010 5:29am

kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand

I love it - a burst of beautiful colours.

12 Dec 2010 6:54am

Kent from Kvänum, Sweden

Great image. Lovely colors

12 Dec 2010 7:31am

Sam from Chennai, India

Wow ... Wonderful shot of this beautiful flower. Splash of lovely colours. Love this. :)

12 Dec 2010 7:34am

mayoline from Hoorn, Netherlands

Prachtig Tamara 5 *****. Je neemt ons ffkes mee terug naar de zomer!!
Heb je deze met je nieuwe macro lens gemaakt????
Fijne dag Tamara, groetjes Marjolein

12 Dec 2010 8:15am

@mayoline: Inderdaad, met de Sigma 105 macro lens. Hartelijk dank voor je commentaar en je sterretjes Marjolein, ben er echt blij mee. Ik wens je een hele fijne zondag :)

Vert Pomme from Montreuil Sous Bois, France

Une macro au top en plus les partie bleues ressemblent à une multitude de petites fleurs bleues c'est somptueux. Excellent dimanche moi je vais reposer mes pieds après ma journée d'hier à Aix la Chapelle superbe avec les couleurs de Noel mais un monde fou avec le marché de Noël. Bisous.

12 Dec 2010 8:19am

Jyoti from Mumbai, India

gr8 colours

12 Dec 2010 8:21am

@Jyoti: Thank you so much for your kind comment Jyoti, have a fantastic sunday :)

cathy from Liege, Belgium

Un coeur bien chargé très joli.
( tu lui fais concurrence )

12 Dec 2010 8:45am

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Une merveille cette macro, les couleurs et les détails sont splendides, j'adore. 5* Bon dimanche.

12 Dec 2010 8:48am

PATRICK from miramas, France

excellent 5****

12 Dec 2010 9:01am

El pare from Prepirineu, Andorra

Superbe cette macro, Tamara. Comment elle est belle! Bravo. Bon dimanche.

12 Dec 2010 9:15am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

What a happy blast of color for these cold times . . thanks for sharing this.

12 Dec 2010 9:22am

Fokkio from Netherlands

Wow! Prachtig. Spetterende vormen en kleuren.

12 Dec 2010 9:29am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Stunning

12 Dec 2010 9:29am

Vanessa from Herselt, Belgium

De naam ken ik niet, maar wat een mooie bloem! Deze prachtige foto kleurt mijn dag!
Nog een fijn weekend,
grtjs

12 Dec 2010 9:42am

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

What a gorgeous shot!

12 Dec 2010 9:53am

klaproos from neerkant, Netherlands

da's een bloem tamara, om meteen verliefd op te worden,
wat en prachtige foto,
maak er een heel fijne zondag van hé, en geniet van het leven

12 Dec 2010 10:06am

Sartenada from Petit village, Finland

Hello Tamara.

Sorry, that we do not regognize it, me and my wife. That is so wonderful macro that I give instantly five *****
Je te souhaite un très bon dimanche.

12 Dec 2010 10:26am

KriKridesign from Cully, Switzerland

nature definitly teach us what Art is...Like a Mandala design, bravo!

12 Dec 2010 10:28am

Marie LC from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Je ne dirai qu'un mot : superbe !

12 Dec 2010 10:30am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

I don't know the name, but I enjoy your picture. Stunning shot !!

12 Dec 2010 11:07am

danou-yepa from Nice, France

splendide macro et couleurs !!! bonne journée tamara

12 Dec 2010 11:44am

Julie Brown from Indianapolis, United States

The color combination is so pretty! I love the blue center. Nice macro Tamara.

12 Dec 2010 1:13pm

Sylvia from -, Netherlands

Wat een kleuren explosie, prachtig!

12 Dec 2010 1:17pm

eversmile from Aix-en-Provence, France

Hi !

That's a beautiful combination of colors with a blur effect that enhances the feeling of enchantment, and the framing is perfect! Congratulations!
Marine

12 Dec 2010 1:26pm

Olivier Jules from Lanciano, Italy

wonderful shot

12 Dec 2010 1:43pm

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

Such a magnificent focusing job too, Tamara...just a perfect focus selection. I also agree with Julie, the colors in this flower are very interesting and beautiful! Stay warm...raining here today (Sunday)!

12 Dec 2010 2:08pm

JJ from Jersey City, United States

Sorry I cannot help you wit the name, but what a fantastic shot of it wonderful detail and glorious colors

12 Dec 2010 2:24pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Une macro impressionnant! La beauté de l'âme de la fleur dans toute sa splendeur! Je t'embrasse, chère amie! Bonne après midi! Adela

12 Dec 2010 2:55pm

Gary from Cochise County, United States

Good morning, Tamara. I think that is the most amazing color combination I have seen on any flower. The colors are brilliant and the design is so unique. Please post the name if anyone finds it. Have a nice Sunday.

12 Dec 2010 2:56pm

roysfoto from Belgium

Een bijzonder mooie macro Tamara, en de kleuren, een ontsproten vuurwerk

12 Dec 2010 3:04pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

Great selective focus in this shot Tamara! The colours are fabulous! Well done! ;-)

12 Dec 2010 3:16pm

Céciilia from France

j'adooreee ! c'est à la fois très graphique et plein de douceur ...
une macro vraiment top !
bises

12 Dec 2010 3:36pm

Mamyni from Argenteau-Visé, Belgium

Tu nous donnes ton coeur...cest un cageau superbe!
Bisous

12 Dec 2010 4:13pm

mimicy from Bordeaux, France

magnifique macro ... beaucoup de netteté ... de superbes coloris ... (si je peux me permettre un cadrage un peu moins centré apporterait un plus) mais la photo est sublime ... félicitations

12 Dec 2010 4:16pm

Tushar Kanti Mandal from Delhi, India

Superb work. Very nicely done. The colors and tones are very appealing.

12 Dec 2010 4:25pm

Vinay from Bangalore, India

Nice photograph... The petals infact give a contrasting background to the colorful calyx.

12 Dec 2010 4:43pm

¨‘°ºO Dutçh Oº°‘¨ from Neverwhere, United States

Beautifully taken, I like how you focused on the very center. I took one too and had to ask people this is an Osteospermum. :) They are such beautifully detailed flowers.

12 Dec 2010 5:48pm

@¨‘°ºO Dutçh Oº°‘¨: Thank you so much for your help and for your nice comment, have a lovely sunday :)

Nance E from Cary, United States

Very beautiful colors and great focus, Tamara. Such a colorful burst of springtime! I have never seen one of these flowers before. I love it!

12 Dec 2010 6:45pm

jim from sebastopol, United States

oh, this is amazing!! such clear and vibrant color!!

12 Dec 2010 7:22pm

KriKridesign from Cully, Switzerland

PS: c'est quoi comme fleur? oups je viens de lire, je vois que tu es aussi à la recherche du nom!... :-))

12 Dec 2010 7:46pm

@KriKridesign: Dutch m'a aidé :) J'étais a la recherche en effet. Merci pour ton commentaire, je te souhaite une bonne soirée :)

Yvon from Orleans, France

superbe macro

12 Dec 2010 7:48pm

tataray from france, France

Je serais aussi contente de savoir le nom de cette fleur .))
Excellente macro. Les couleurs superbes.
Bonne soirée.

12 Dec 2010 7:54pm

@tataray: Dutch m'a donné le nom : c'est un Osteospermum ! Merci pour ton commentaire, bonne soirée à toi :)

klauSZ from Kufstein, Austria

Great macro! Brilliant colours!!

12 Dec 2010 8:49pm

Skyriani from Nelson, New Zealand

Gorgeous!

12 Dec 2010 9:25pm

Irene from San Francisco, United States

Beautiful, I love the colors!

12 Dec 2010 10:10pm

Sylvie49 capture image from Anjou - Maine et Loire, France

Pleins de détails à voir sur ta photo, elle est joliment travaillée tout en douceur avec un bleu qui domine !
jolie cette fleur.
bises.

12 Dec 2010 10:24pm

Becky from los angeles, United States

this is just a beauty! The colors really something - and detail great!

13 Dec 2010 12:28am

Sunder from Chennai, India

Great close up! Nice colours and details...

13 Dec 2010 4:30am

PascalXLD from Rennes, France

C'est superbe Bravo

Bonne journée

13 Dec 2010 6:53am

DULCIE from Danville, CA, United States

A 5-star macro. Perfect focus and smashing color. This image has terrific heart.

13 Dec 2010 7:15am

Francesc B. from région parisienne, France

Ou Dimorphoteca... on en a planté dans le jardin, cette année...
Magnifique macro et présentation, Tamara... un ravissement pour les yeux !

13 Dec 2010 9:16am

jpla from St Barthélémy d, France

Joli cœur ! Je te souhaite une agréable journée
JP

13 Dec 2010 9:42am

Mhelene from Paris, France

Magnifique ! Une oeuvre d'art !

13 Dec 2010 9:56am

DowsherVision from PARIS, France

Superb, very well done from top to bottom !!!!!

5 *****

13 Dec 2010 10:16am

Siepi from Perk, Belgium

Zeer mooie kleurenpracht van dit bloemetje vastgelegd. Knap!

13 Dec 2010 10:57am

k@ from Paris, France

Les couleurs sont tellement surprenantes qu'on en mangerait ! ;)

13 Dec 2010 1:32pm

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Just a gorgeous macro shot! The colours here shine!

13 Dec 2010 1:44pm

Xerophytes from London, United Kingdom

Woah! great macro!

13 Dec 2010 2:03pm

joshi daniel from India

beautiful and the tiny world is looking so perfect :)

13 Dec 2010 2:36pm

Sina Sohi from Tehran, Iran

Nice colors

13 Dec 2010 3:27pm

Phil from Sausset les Pins, France

Superbe cette macro des couleurs étonnantes et éclatantes ! Phil.

13 Dec 2010 3:55pm

frammy from MIRAMAS, France

bonsoir
Cette photo est vraiment génial et je te mets 5*******
bonne soirée

13 Dec 2010 4:39pm

Wolfen from Villefranche S/S, France

Très graphique, de superbe couleurs et lumière !! bravo !!!

13 Dec 2010 5:14pm

POBSB from Tilburg, Netherlands

goede foto, compo en kleur

13 Dec 2010 5:24pm

rinus from joure, Netherlands

Hoi Tamara
Deze bloem ken ik niet maar is wel heel mooi
Groetjes Rinus

13 Dec 2010 7:50pm

marci from Morocco

beautiful macro! such detail!

13 Dec 2010 7:54pm

Stephen Phillips from San Francisco, United States

Nature - and your photograph here - full of wonder!

13 Dec 2010 7:59pm

Marie from FRESNES, France

joli cadrage, et très belles couleurs.

13 Dec 2010 8:43pm

Dave Hill from Nether Langwith, United Kingdom

A well focused image with great colours.

13 Dec 2010 8:51pm

Olivier from Manage, Belgium

Une fleur "feu d'artifice"...

13 Dec 2010 9:00pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Wow! A beautiful macro capture with great detail and color!

14 Dec 2010 1:36am

Pavan Kaul from Mumbai, India

Brilliantly beautiful and colorful!

14 Dec 2010 9:14am

Sriram from Chennai, India

Tamara, Exquisite Macro!!!!

14 Dec 2010 9:38am

Japanalia from Yokohama, Japan

Interesting details and colours in this macro!

14 Dec 2010 10:37am

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

beautiful ;)

14 Dec 2010 2:13pm

Andrea from Regina, Canada

Beautiful, delicate flowers within a flower! Beautiful focus and colour.

14 Dec 2010 2:57pm

Formerly Known as MontereyJohn from Waterbury, Connecticut, United States

Shazaam! Gorgeous!

14 Dec 2010 3:55pm

Ruch Poparcia from Slovakia

exellent shot,fantastic colours,bravo

14 Dec 2010 4:49pm

@Ruch Poparcia: Thank you very much for your kind words, have a lovely day :)

cristina from Barcelona (Catalunya), Spain

explosión de colores!
muy buena macro
salut

14 Dec 2010 6:51pm

Manuel Hompanera from La Robla, Spain

Preciosa,Tamara,perfectamente enfocado.Buen trabajo.

14 Dec 2010 6:55pm

Laurent from not far from Lyon, France

quel joli kaléidoscope végétal!!!

14 Dec 2010 8:22pm

Earnest from Oklahoma, United States

Amazing coloration in a perfect macro!

14 Dec 2010 10:03pm

foto-rolero54 from Gerpinnes, Belgium

Fabuleux détail, bonne nuit Tamara

14 Dec 2010 10:55pm

Anne from a little red dot, Singapore

Beautiful colours and presentation...makes a happy day...smiles! Good job, Tamara :)

15 Dec 2010 10:30am

Gilles from Entre Bussy et Bruxelles, France

magnifique ce coeur bleu; belle netteté, compo !

16 Dec 2010 8:18pm

Still from Valence, France

Une splendide macroç

16 Dec 2010 8:32pm

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

. . AND, congrats on the Color Spotlight with this one - well deserved !

20 Dec 2010 10:42am

@Ronnie 2¢: Thank you so much... First Color Spotlight for me... I'm really happy :) Have a great day :)

marci from Morocco

congratulations on the color spotlight!! well deserved with this!

20 Dec 2010 11:06am

Japanalia from Yokohama, Japan

Congratulations on the Colour Spotlight, Tamara! The more I look at it, the closer the center draws me in!

20 Dec 2010 12:58pm

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Félicitations pour le "Color Spotlight". Bonne soirée.

20 Dec 2010 9:52pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Gorgeous. Love the colors and detail.

21 Dec 2010 3:58am

JCJ from Troyes, France

sublime photo nature, les motifs et les couleurs, j'en ai plein les yeux ^^

21 Dec 2010 3:02pm

¨‘°ºO Dutçh Oº°‘¨ from Neverwhere, United States

Knew this was a winner, congrats on the color spotlight!

21 Dec 2010 10:15pm

Ddo from Verdun, France

Graphisme et couleurs superbes.

22 Dec 2010 8:54am

Bettina from Los Angeles, United States

Wow, these shots are just amazing, Tamara! I see I've missed a lot!

22 Dec 2010 11:22am

Joanne from United States

Love this explosion of color!

22 Dec 2010 12:18pm

Phil David Morris from Saskatoon, Canada

Congrats on the color spotlight, which I never new existed until you
told me about a week or so ago.

20 Jan 2011 4:12am

Amir Pouryousef from Tabriz, Iran

i love colour tones and focal length. well done

24 Jan 2011 5:24pm

Marzia from ., Italy

such a beautiful macro!!

8 Apr 2011 8:32am

Martine from bousval, Belgium

Wouhaaaaaa!! superbe macro et bravo pour ton spotlight bien mérité!!!!

14 Dec 2011 9:45am

Goddess ☼ Ƹl¡ from Tehran, Iran

like sharpness of this lil blue flowers they are so wonderful ... they are from heaven , I'm sure !! : )

20 Dec 2011 7:59pm

Anita from Redon, France

J'en reste bouche bée !!!

13 Apr 2012 8:14am

oveis from qpm, Iran

oh my god
very nice

28 Jul 2013 7:36am

Canon EOS 550D
1/160 second
F/5.6
ISO 200
105 mm