A macro of a Gerber daisy in all of its glory. Part of the petalscape series.

Olympus FE-370
8mm (Macro mode)
F/4 at 1/80sec
ISO 200

Featured in All That is Nature on October 9, 2011.

Top Ten Placement in August Challenge Bright and Cheerful Flowers in Extreme Close-Ups on August 15, 2011.

Exhibited at the FOCUS 2011 Judges’ Choice Exhibition at The Beck Center for the Arts (Lakewood, Ohio) April 29 – May 25, 2011.

Top Ten Placement in the ONE PERFECT FLOWER Challenge within GORGEOUS FLOWER Cards on April 24, 2011.

Top Ten placement in the Colour Challenge – Two Coloured Petals within the group ONE SINGLE FLOWER-On Show on February 2, 2011.

Featured in The Compact Group on January 14, 2011.

Featured in All That is Nature on January 9, 2011.

Featured in Ohio Photographers Group on December 25, 2010.


flower, macro, nature, petal, petalscape, orange, yellow, brown, gerber daisy, floral, gallery exhibition

The major portion of my photography attempts to capture the Abstract within Nature and man-made structures. I seek to find beauty in entities that most overlook in their daily lives.

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  • lorilee
    lorileeover 3 years ago

    B E A U T I F U L

  • Thank you Lorilee.

    – Orest Macina

  • AuntDot
    AuntDotover 3 years ago

    Beautiful macro, Orest! Nicely composed shot.

  • Thanks Dot..I’ve been studying!!

    – Orest Macina

  • Tracy66
    Tracy66over 3 years ago

    Orest, This is just breathtaking. So beautiful and vibrant.

  • Thanks Tracy. She is a beauty!

    – Orest Macina

  • Lynne Prestebak
    Lynne Prestebakover 3 years ago

    Out of this world! Beautiful macro…vibrant to say the least!!

  • Thank you Lynne. When I saw this beauty I couldn’t resist.

    – Orest Macina

  • DebraLee Wiseberg
    DebraLee Wisebergover 3 years ago

    Nicely framed.


  • Thanks Debra…the daisy “cooperated”!!

    – Orest Macina

  • Elizabeth Tilghman
    Elizabeth Tilg...over 3 years ago

    absolutely gorgeous!

  • Thank you Elizabeth.

    – Orest Macina

  • Bobjarrett
    Bobjarrettover 3 years ago

    Beautiful Macro Orest.

  • Thank you Bob.

    – Orest Macina

  • jimmylu
    jimmyluover 3 years ago

    Very nice macro!!!

  • Thank you.

    – Orest Macina

  • Bobjarrett
    Bobjarrettover 3 years ago

    Congrats on your feature in Ohio Photographers Group

  • Thank you Bob..and a Merry Christmas and a Healthy and Happy New Year to you and yours!!

    – Orest Macina

  • PaulaPixs
    PaulaPixsover 3 years ago

    Fantastic macro, beautiful colors! Congrats on feature!

  • Thank you Paula.

    – Orest Macina

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