Zygocactus by Joy Watson

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Common names: Christmas Cactus, Thanksgiving Cactus and Crab’s claw.
Botanical name: Schlumbergera

Photo taken in Melbourne- Australia
Canon EOS400D, Tamron Macro Lens 90mm
RAW details:
exposure 1/125 f/7.1 iso 100
I use natural and reflected daylight.
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Photo taken 16th April, 2013


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  • Joy Watson
    Joy Watsonabout 1 year ago

  • JohnDSmith
    JohnDSmithabout 1 year ago

    WOW !,…That`s beautiful,….

  • That’s really appreciated John.

    – Joy Watson

  • leonie7
    leonie7about 1 year ago

    Breathtaking Capture Joy Wow this is stuning fabulous colour love it lee

  • Much appreciated Lee

    – Joy Watson

  • Celeste Mookherjee
    Celeste Mookhe...about 1 year ago

    The blossom is especially elegant at this stage, before it’s fully open. Lovely and graceful!

  • Much appreciated Celeste. I read on a site that these flowers are pollinated by the Hummingbird. That must be wonderful to see.

    – Joy Watson

  • AndreaEL
    AndreaELabout 1 year ago

    Wow this is amazing Joy, beautiful capture.

  • Much appreciated Andrea

    – Joy Watson

  • Bette Devine
    Bette Devineabout 1 year ago

    Beautifully photographed, Joy, with perfect selective focus.

  • Much appreciated Bette.

    – Joy Watson

  • AnnDixon
    AnnDixonabout 1 year ago

    Natures Paintbrush Group
    Beautiful Work

  • Thanks so much Ann.

    – Joy Watson

  • Steven  Agius
    Steven Agiusabout 1 year ago

    Excellent capture.

  • Thanks so much Steve.

    – Joy Watson

  • Lynn Gedeon
    Lynn Gedeonabout 1 year ago

    Beautiful capture, Joy! Love the color and DOF!!!

  • Thanks so much Lynn.

    – Joy Watson

  • paintingsheep
    paintingsheepabout 1 year ago

    Stunning capture…wonderful angle!

  • Much appreciated.

    – Joy Watson

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