Macro photography – Leaf

The sun was out and shining brightly through the leaves and ‘flowers’ of my poinsettia today; a wonderful opportunity to photograph this amazing plant, its brilliant colours and detailed leaves.    I used the extension ring on my standard kit lens and manual focus to create macro shots!

This shot of the green leaf through the vibrant red ‘flower petals’ was the one I preferred today.

This entry was published on January 11, 2013 at 7:34 pm. It’s filed under Photos and tagged , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.

4 thoughts on “Macro photography – Leaf

  1. that’s so cool and yay for sun!!

  2. Gorgeous shot! Love the colour contrasts and the light. 🙂

  3. Pingback: photo of the day: a leaf « my sweetpainteddreams

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