Ian Grainger

Ian Grainger

Posted on 01/21/2014


Photo taken on January  5, 2014


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Pure Nectar

Pure Nectar
I love how these tiny sugary nectar droplets form quite readily on the stigma of an alstroemeria flower! Focussing on them is quite a challenge, especially when shooting handheld, but it's always nice to get the petals refracted within the droplet! :)

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25 comments - The latest ones
Ron Hanko
Ron Hanko
Very lovely detail shot, Ian. Well done!
3 years ago.
Joan+
Joan+
This is remarkable photography - I shall have to look more closely at my flowers!
3 years ago.
pajmcb
pajmcb
Amazing macro shot, Ian!
Stunning image!
3 years ago.
Aruna's world
Aruna's world
Beautiful macro and droplet;-)
3 years ago.
Judith Jannetta
Judith Jannetta
Oh this is a beautiful image. Definitely needs to be seen in large size, to get the refractions
3 years ago.
Christiane
Christiane
HOW SPLENDID, Ian ! *******
3 years ago.
Clofotos
Clofotos
Sublime ! ***************
3 years ago.
Ruth S Hart
Ruth S Hart
Wonderful macro
3 years ago.
Puigserver Jp
Puigserver Jp
Excellente capture !
3 years ago.
Enista (see: www.flickr.com/photos/enista)
Enista (see: www.fli…
Wonderdul image and drop
3 years ago.
Marcos
Marcos
Un macro magnífico.
3 years ago.
Smiles
Smiles
Most amazing.
3 years ago.
Linda L
Linda L
very very pretty Ian - love the reflection in the nectar drop :-)
3 years ago.
Clickity Click
Clickity Click
Lovely softness and the reflection is so nice!!!
3 years ago.
Ron Hanko
Ron Hanko
Me again!

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3 years ago.
Larry Drummond
Larry Drummond
Really beautiful soft image!
3 years ago.
sasithorn_s
sasithorn_s
Gorgeous droplet macro and refraction!!

Seen and admired in : Holy Macro!
3 years ago.
tiabunna
tiabunna
That's remarkable focus, Ian. Excellent detail in the droplet.
3 years ago.
Gerda
Gerda
You captured the reflection of the petal perfectly in the droplet, Ian...it's really a challenge that I like to take too :)
3 years ago.
beverleyplaya
beverleyplaya
o0o first class droplet and reflections ... well taken indeed oOo
3 years ago.
Antonio Diaz  Pedraza
Antonio Diaz Pedraz…
Magnifica
3 years ago.
Chrissy S
Chrissy S
Beautiful soft colour with great focus on the drop and refraction
3 years ago.
Tanjica Perovic
Tanjica Perovic
fabulous
3 years ago.
hildamar
hildamar
beautiful and sensual
3 years ago.
unChat deMars
unChat deMars
Really pure.
3 years ago.