I left the Sunflower bud that was the subject of yesterday's photo in water overnight and this morning found that it had opened - a rather small flower. Here's a closeup of the flower today:
A small sunflower bud that was growing under my bird feeder -
Another perspective on a Grey Coneflower bud, attempting to capture the Fibonacci sequence in the many layers in the flower bud:
Working on some botanicals around the house - the grey coneflowers in my "micro prairie" are budding out. Here's one shot - I want to go back and try to capture the Fibonacci sequence in the bud.
You woudn't think it but this is an 99 image focus stack.
Getting back to making some new botanical photos. Here's a maple seed that I picked up off the sidewalk a few months ago - still has a trace of green in it.
A dandelion from my yard:
58 stacked images. Pentax K1 in pixel shift resolution.
In the woods today - more of a wild specimen than a garden plant.
Studio shot, 35 stacked image, Pentax K1, DFA 100mm macro, pixel shift resolution.
Closeup of a Kawanzan cherry bloom:
1.75x lifesized. Pentax K1, DFA 100mm macro on extension tubes, 68 stacked images combined in Zerene stacker.