A Macro shot of the inside of a cactus flower.

This was taken in Carlsbad, New Mexico at the Living Desert, with a panasonic FZ50


1.This was Featured in …. Extreme Close-Up Group!
2. This was Featured in….Super Macro Photography Group!
3. This was Featured in…. Americas~Rural,Urban,Wild ,Free!
4. This Placed in the Top 10….Extreme Close-Up Group!
5.This Placed in the Top 10 …Bubblers’ Weekly Challenge 09/21/09
6. This was Featured in the….Bits and Pieces Group! 08/21/2010
7. This was Featured in the… Close-ups in Nature Group! 09/15/2010
8. This was Featured in…The World As We See It or As We Missed It Group! 11/23/2010
9. This was Featured in the …One Single Flower Group! 11/23/2010
10. This was Featured in the…Lumix Lovers Group! 12/05/2010
11. This was Featured in the…Amateur Photographers Association Group ! 06/01/2012
12. This was Featured in the…Gorgeous Flower Card Group! 04/23/2013

Intense Red

Other views of this flower:
Lipstick Red

Photography to me is a way to preserve the astounding wonders of our world. It is a way of bringing life to lifelessness, to stir our emotions upon seeing something fantastic.
Hope you enjoyed viewing through my eyes.

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  • Elizarose
    Elizarosealmost 6 years ago

    amazing work~! Simply amazing.

  • Thank you so very much….Elzarose!! for your wonderful comment and for stopping by !! I really appreciate both!

    – Carla Jensen

  • SparkieBlues
    SparkieBluesalmost 6 years ago

    It almost has a microscopic effect.

  • Thank you so very much …Sparkieblues!! for stopping by and for the comment !! I suppost you can say it is an extreme macro shot !! I was really pleased with how this turned out .

    – Carla Jensen

  • SparkieBlues
    SparkieBluesalmost 6 years ago

    Maybe you can try to convert to black and white and it might turn out just like a photo from high power electron microscope.

  • Thank you for the idea …SparkieBlues!! will give that a try and see what it looks like .

    – Carla Jensen

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    NatureGreeting...almost 6 years ago

    How beautiful!! Instant fave!!!!

  • Many ,Many Thanks …NatureGreeting!! for your wonderful comment and for adding this to your favs.!!! I very much appreciate both !

    – Carla Jensen

  • Sharon Johnstone
    Sharon Johnstonealmost 6 years ago

    Absolutely gorgeous Carla!!!!

  • Thank you so very much…Sharon!! for your wonderful comment ! And for stopping by , I really appreciate it!

    – Carla Jensen

  • artist4peace
    artist4peacealmost 6 years ago

    awesome to the max!

  • Thank you so much…artist4peace!! for the wonderful comment! I very much appreciate it!! Thanks for stooping by!

    – Carla Jensen

  • And also thank you for adding this to your favs!!!
    and on the last reply that would be stopping by not stooping by lol lol

    – Carla Jensen

  • SharonJH
    SharonJHalmost 6 years ago

    Incredible macro. Well done.

  • Many, Many Thanks …Sharon!! for the wonderful comment and for stopping by!! I really appreciate them both !

    – Carla Jensen

  • WayoftheWarrior
    WayoftheWarrioralmost 6 years ago


  • Thank you very much..Tony!

    – Carla Jensen

  • BleuRaven
    BleuRavenalmost 6 years ago

    nature is so amazing ~ this is so vivid in colour and beautiful

  • Thank you so very much..The Blue Raven!!! for your wonderful comment and for stopping by!I really appreciate both! and I have to agree with you , it is very amazing!!

    – Carla Jensen

  • naturelover
    natureloveralmost 6 years ago
  • Thank you so very much…naturelover!!! for the wonderful honor of being Featued in the Extreme Close-Up Group!!! I so very much appreciate it!!

    – Carla Jensen

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