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This macro shot is of a tiny bit of orange. Don’t you love when you open up a mandarin orange, peel off the inner skin and look at the juice filled little sacs?

Nikon D60 | Lens Micro-Nikkor 105mm | f6.3 | 1/25 | ISO 800

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Lisa Knechtel specializes in dramatic macro works. Known for the striking use of colour and her ability to make minute detail relatable, she refers to her artistic pursuits as ‘obsession’ vs. ‘inspiration’.

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  • Gary Smith
    Gary Smithover 3 years ago

    Now this looks good enough to eat! Excellent Lisa!

  • Thanks Gary! :)

    – Lisa Knechtel

    JUSTARTover 3 years ago

    lovely shot

  • Thank you so much :)

    – Lisa Knechtel

  • Emma Hardcastle
    Emma Hardcastleover 3 years ago

    Wonderful capture!

  • Thank you :) It was fun composing the shot and tasty eating the orange. Have a great day!

    – Lisa Knechtel

  • oddoutlet
    oddoutletover 3 years ago

    I love the juice filled little sacs : ) I’m glad someone else notices them! Brilliant abstract!

  • Thank you so much – and thanks for letting me know you also like those little sacks – so nice not to be alone :)

    – Lisa Knechtel

  • Tracy66
  • Thanks, I will. Have a great day.

    – Lisa Knechtel

  • aussiedi
    aussiediabout 3 years ago

    Awesome macro Lisa..never would have thought to shoot an image like this..your macro work is amazing..a fave


  • :) Thanks Di.

    – Lisa Knechtel

  • Erhan OZBIYIK
    Erhan OZBIYIKabout 3 years ago

    Wonderful shot !!! Congratulations !!!

  • Thanks. I was thrilled with how it came out.

    – Lisa Knechtel

  • Donna Ingham
    Donna Inghamabout 3 years ago

    Amazing macro, classic example how something so ordinary can looks so extraordinary! Beautiful capture! :-)

  • Thanks Donna! Have a great day.

    – Lisa Knechtel

  • Edyta Magdalena Pelc
    Edyta Magdalen...about 3 years ago

    Awesome macro Lisa!

  • :) And to think my mom told me not to play with my food.

    – Lisa Knechtel

  • rhian mountjoy
    rhian mountjoyabout 3 years ago

    WoW Lisa ! AMAZING macro, excellent shot, beautiful colours too !

  • Thanks so much. I appreciate that.

    – Lisa Knechtel

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