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29 Aug

Into The white, Into The White (Rose Macro)

In c. Macro & Flowers,f. Nature & Sky by admin / August 29, 2012 / 0 Comments

A macro photograph of a white rose, taken in Fitzgerald Park, Cork City. While floral photography isn’t really my thing I have a macro lens and flowers don’t move as much as insects so are easier to photograph. I didn’t do any post processing on this, the orange/pink hue from the centre of the rose must be due to the light (maybe).

Post title is taken from the song ‘Into The White’ by the marvelous marvel that are The Pixies.

28 Feb

Speak Into The Rose

In b. Abstract/Arty,c. Macro & Flowers by admin / February 28, 2012 / 4 Comments

A rose by any other name

Title is taken from the song ‘Speak Into The Rose’ from the EP ‘Speak Into The Rose’ by Wilco

21 Sep

Honey Bee (Fly Me To Mars)

In c. Macro & Flowers,f. Nature & Sky by admin / September 21, 2010 / 2 Comments
Busy Bee on a flower

A bee working away in my back garden. I zoomed into 250mm to try not to disturbe the bee (or get stung). It was hard to get a shot with a good position but here you can literally see him collecting the nectar. The bee collects nectar, while pollen collects on its body