Macro shot of an Orchid captured with a Canon MKII using an old 1980s 55mm Nikon Micro Nikkor lens with adaptor ring.

03/28/2012 FEATURED in the redbubble group ART UNIVERSE

04/02/2012 FEATURED in the redbubble group ALL THAT IS NATURE


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Photography has been an obsession since I was 13 years old and went off to Italy clutching my mother’s 1940s roll film camera. I’ve been fooling with computers since I bought an Amiga 1000 back in 1985. My first chunky pixelized images were digitized into that machine using a black and white CCTV camera. At last, with today’s software and hardware I feel that I can create the images I see in my mind’s eye. Visit my website at

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  • © Kira Bodensted
    © Kira Bodenstedover 2 years ago

    03-28-12 Congratulations!
    Your outstanding work has been featured in ART UNIVERSE

  • Oh Kira, you know I love it when you spoil me like this! :-) :-)
    Thanks so much.

    – Chris Lord

  • JRGarland
    JRGarlandover 2 years ago

    Another awesome shot!!

  • Thanks so much John, always appreciate your support, cheers.

    – Chris Lord

  • Sunshinesmile83
    Sunshinesmile83over 2 years ago

  • Ah, the perfect end to the weekend. Thank you so much for this honor, I’m very grateful. I’ll go to bed happy now :-)

    – Chris Lord

  • Wendy-Wilton
    Wendy-Wiltonover 2 years ago

    Stunning shot Chris. Love the colour and detail …….a great feature

  • So pleased that you liked it Wendy, thanks very much for the note, greatly appreciated, cheers.

    – Chris Lord

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