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Common Mallow (Malva sylvestris)

Posted by
Anita (West Nottingham, Pennsylvania, United States) on 27 July 2008 in Plant & Nature.

Taken outdoors, macro lens, tripod.

KONICA MINOLTA MAXXUM 5D 1/60 second F/2.8 ISO 100 100 mm


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Monique from Koh Samui, Thailand

Have a nice time Anita! This is another amazing picture ... the soft pink and DOF are beautiful and I like the curves.

27 Jul 2008 8:09am

Marcie from United States

Love the softness of the pink petals. Great!

27 Jul 2008 9:51am

Betty from New Jersey, United States

This series of flowers is just beautiful. Excellent!

27 Jul 2008 11:34am

Pinxi from Washington, United States

Beautiful depth of field.

27 Jul 2008 12:33pm

Jen from Alpharetta, United States

Awesome macro

27 Jul 2008 1:30pm

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

The DOF produces a really great effect on this one. Fantastic result.

27 Jul 2008 1:42pm

Koushiro~光子郎 from Singapore, Singapore

Nice soft focus there! Question: Whenever you take photos using your macro, do you always use your tripod? I can never seem to get the right angle whenever I'm on tripod though.... Can teach me?

27 Jul 2008 2:28pm

don from spokane, United States

Another beautiful close up. Love the detail and vivid colors. Nice...very nice!

27 Jul 2008 2:38pm

Michael Skorulski from Cigel, Slovakia

Amazingly beautiful. this is lovely.

27 Jul 2008 2:45pm

Damon Schreiber from Toronto, Canada

Lovely delicate curves.

27 Jul 2008 3:15pm

Monte Stevens from Fort Collins, United States

A wonderful work of art. See ya when ya get back.

27 Jul 2008 3:54pm

Francesc B. from région parisienne, France

Beautiful... very beautiful... this soft effect is excellent!

27 Jul 2008 5:14pm

Laurent from Lyon, France

so lovely! very nice soft DOF

27 Jul 2008 6:11pm

Sharon from Brooklyn, United States

Soooo pretty

27 Jul 2008 7:29pm

Helma from Tehran, Iran


27 Jul 2008 8:27pm

Veronelle from Lens, France

superbe colours !

27 Jul 2008 9:04pm

Betsy Barron from Glenmoore, United States


27 Jul 2008 9:36pm

Mary from Exton, United States

Anita, This is lovely!
The colors and composition are really great!

28 Jul 2008 12:10am

dj.tigersprout from San Bruno, United States

wonderful detail and color here -- so soft, so marvelous!

28 Jul 2008 1:14am

Hooman from Mashhad, Iran

wow!!! it s very dreamy...

28 Jul 2008 3:13am

Paul Michko from Exton, PA, United States

Marvelous macro image, Anita, I absolutely love your composition on this.

28 Jul 2008 10:02am

shahin from tehran, Iran

love it !

29 Jul 2008 7:05pm

Ansie from Paarl, South Africa

A beauty!

4 May 2011 3:45pm

@Ansie: Thank you.

1/60 second
ISO 100
100 mm