Begonia Macro

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I’m linking to Irene’s Sunshine’s Monday Macro.

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Gardener, writer, photographer, naturalist
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84 Responses to Begonia Macro

  1. Anne says:

    Beautiful indeed.

  2. nshami14 says:

    Magic happening here!

  3. cindy knoke says:

    Yes. Cameras can capture the inner part of a plant, seeping out through leaves and flowers and it is amazing. With flowers, when I see these beads of moisture, I think, “Oh, this is what I smell.”

  4. jenanita01 says:

    They truly are spellbinding, Eliza. Stunning camera angle!

  5. louise237 says:

    Almost as on a glass of cocktail 😉

  6. Irene says:

    The lighting is simply magical. Love it! 😊

  7. Treah Pichette says:

    It’s so hard to really “see” with the camera, but you did a pretty good job there!

  8. Wow, fabulous shots, Eliza!

  9. Alice says:

    Lovely colors! I love the shape of begonia leaves.

  10. The light really does change its colors.

  11. These are lovely… (Suzanne)

  12. Looks good enough to eat. 😉

  13. Texture and crunch there. Some begonias are just irresistible.

  14. naturebackin says:

    I generally have a soft spot for begonias, and you have captured these leaves back-lit in the sunshine so beautifully.

  15. Murtagh's Meadow says:

    Very pretty

  16. Robin says:

    Oh my. How beautiful!! ❤

  17. David says:

    Very nice Eliza, I really like the backlighting.

  18. Kris P says:

    They are gorgeous viewed from any distance!

  19. arlingwoman says:

    That’s amazing. The do indeed look sugared!

  20. Absolutely stunning, they’re beautiful!

  21. bittster says:

    Cool. Begonias always look so sparkly when they catch the light, good for you to be able to catch it in a photo!

  22. Jewels says:

    Gorgeous, Eliza! 🙂

  23. Wonderful shots and love how they sparkle!🙂

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  25. bushboy says:

    That has prompted me to do some Begonia macros. I have lots 🙂

  26. Tranature - quiet moments in nature says:

    Beautiful images Eliza, I love the way the light shines through 💜 xxx

  27. Wonderful lighting and description!

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  29. Oh so pretty! I think it’s amazing how lighting, angle, and close up can make a photo magical! ✨✨✨✨✨

  30. TCast says:

    Such beautiful texture and lighting.

  31. Beautiful images Eliza! Enjoyed seeing them!

  32. Maria says:

    Great detail. You caught those textured leaves so well.

  33. myplaidheart says:

    Wow, they look like they are covered in glitter. Beautiful.

  34. I love playing with light ! Nice work !

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