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Victoria amazonica

Posted by
ursulakatariina (Ed, Sweden) on 12 September 2013 in Plant & Nature.

This beautiful was opening it's petals just as we visited the botanical garden in Gothenburg last month.

Canon PowerShot SX30 IS 1/80 second F/4.5 ISO 200 34 mm

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Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Beautiful water lily blossom, reflection and atmosphere

12 Sep 2013 5:08am

@Jypyä Pop: Thank you!

Devi from Chennai, India

Amazing capture Ursula....The reflection is enchanting :)

12 Sep 2013 5:12am

@Devi: Thank you!

Oiva from Turku, Finland

A fine delicate flower, and a beautiful picture!:-))Haleja.

Beautiful Thursday to both of you!

12 Sep 2013 6:15am

@Oiva: Thank you!

Dimitrios from ATHENS, Greece

and you were very lucky to be there at the right time*

12 Sep 2013 8:32am

@Dimitrios: Yep, a day later and it would have been too late.
Thank you!

The Mouse from Cadaques, Spain

That, is absolutely beautiful .

12 Sep 2013 9:34am

@The Mouse: Thank you!

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Lovely simple shot, well constructed.

12 Sep 2013 12:29pm

@Curly: Thank you. It was the best I could get - the best shooting spot was reserved by a real photographer with big pile of fancy equipment. :)

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

This is completely beautiful, Ursulakatariina! I love this one :-)

12 Sep 2013 4:25pm

@Denny Jump Photo: Thank you very much Denny!

Bruno F from Planète Terre, Europe, France

Superb composition !

12 Sep 2013 4:57pm

@Bruno F: Thank you!

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

One of your most beautiful images! I love the shapes and reflections too.

12 Sep 2013 5:01pm

@Ruthiebear: Thank you very much!

Uistnomad from North Uist, United Kingdom

Nice and peaceful shot

12 Sep 2013 5:39pm

@Uistnomad: Thank you!

Coul&Tradi from Lille, France

Beautiful lotus flower

12 Sep 2013 5:49pm

@Coul&Tradi: Thank you. It is actually a giant water lily.

Jeff from Pembroke Dock, United Kingdom

Gorgeous shot, well taken Uk...

12 Sep 2013 7:00pm

@Jeff: Thank you Jeff!

Alun from cheshire, United Kingdom

Really stunning image, well done

12 Sep 2013 8:15pm

@Alun: Thank you very much!

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

Lovely delicacy both to the flower and the large leaf

12 Sep 2013 9:20pm

@CElliottUK: Thank you!

Canon PowerShot SX30 IS
1/80 second
ISO 200
34 mm