Seeds Of Maturity

My first venture into macro photography, and where better to start but in the back yard. There are many wonderful images of dandelions here on the RB, and this is my contribution.

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Nikon D300
Lens – Nikkor 200mm f4


  • wayne51
    wayne51over 4 years ago

    Awesome Macro John. That lense is brilliant. Wayne

  • Thank you Wayne – the lens is great and my skills are pretty ordinary at the moment, but I’m having fun learning!!

    – John Kowalski

  • Michael Matthews
    Michael Matthewsover 4 years ago

    Great shot John. I love the detail & the colours.

  • Many thanks Michael, much appreciated!!

    – John Kowalski

  • Puggs
    Puggsover 4 years ago

    Looks like your starting to get the hang of that lens now… Great shot…

  • Thanks Dion – a hell of a lot to learn mate, she’s not an easy lens to use!!

    – John Kowalski

  • David  Hibberd
    David Hibberdover 4 years ago

    Looks spot on mate! Love the flying seed, your timing was perfect mate.

  • Thanks Davo, I’m glad you like this one mate!!

    – John Kowalski

  • Bob Wickham
    Bob Wickhamover 4 years ago

    Brilliant shot John

  • Many thanks Bob!!

    – John Kowalski

  • Hans Kawitzki
    Hans Kawitzkiover 4 years ago

    Very nice work John

  • Thank you Hans, much appreciated!!

    – John Kowalski

  • JaninesWorld
    JaninesWorldover 4 years ago

    Hey John I have a Nikon D5000 SLR. I gotta get me a lens like this mate. This is awesome!!!!! Can you bmail me alittle about the len info, and how much they generally cost? I’d appreciate that mate. When you get the time :) Regards, Janine :)

  • Thank you Janine, appreciate your comment!!
    Will bmail you soon!!

    – John Kowalski

  • nadine henley
    nadine henleyover 4 years ago

    beautiful detail and shimmer in this, john!

  • Thank you Nadine, I’m just starting to get the hang of this macro stuff!!

    – John Kowalski

  • lucyarohanui
    lucyarohanuiover 4 years ago

    Excellent capture John :))
    DOF is perfect

  • Hey Patricia, how you doin? Thank you for the lovely comment!!

    – John Kowalski

  • Hans Bax
    Hans Baxover 4 years ago

    Great shot, John! Perfect timing!

  • Thanks Hans, a much appreciated comment!!

    – John Kowalski

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