Beautifully perfumed purple flowers, each about 1 cm wide. Glandularia belong to the South American branch of the vervain family.

Nikon D7000 and Lensbaby Composer Pro with Double Glass lens and 10 mm macro adapter. Manual focus and settings.

19.12.2011, 202 views

Born in Scotland, at home in Europe, I am a passionate semi-professional photographer with eclectic tastes who loves to travel and capture images of our beautiful world. Check out my gallery or contact me directly for contract work or customization.
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  • Robin Brown
    Robin Brownover 3 years ago

    Purple was once a colour reserved for Royal’s. It was a difficult colour to create. Dye was made from sea shells, mussels in fact.
    It took huge amounts of shells to make so common folks were not allowed to wear it.
    Thought you might like to know that Kasia!
    Stunning artwork BTW :o) xx

  • Thank you Mr. WIKI Brown – I didn’t know that little gem of information.
    Thanks for the compliment on the shot too:-) Kasia

    – Kasia-D

  • Robin Brown
    Robin Brownover 3 years ago

    I thought everybody knew that one Kasia! :o) xx

  • I just used my telephone joker who said “I thought everybody knew that one, Kasia”… I’m getting old and forgetful LOL Ciao, K

    – Kasia-D

  • adriangeronimo
    adriangeronimoover 3 years ago

    that’s crazy! it’s like it’s jumping out of the frame. great colors as well.

  • Thank you, Adrian. The flowers were standing on a white table which I angled to get as a backdrop. Very pleased you like this experiment. Kasia

    – Kasia-D

  • Charuhas  Images
    Charuhas Imagesover 3 years ago

    Simply Beautiful!

  • Thank you very much! Kasia

    – Kasia-D

    JUSTARTover 3 years ago

    beautiful shot, lovely flower

  • Sylvia, thank you. I think you inspired me to try this kind of shot:-) Kasia

    – Kasia-D

  • Tom Gomez
    Tom Gomezover 3 years ago

    Really pretty, super vibrant colours …

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