Osteospermum ecklonis flower

Osteospermum ecklonis flower

Description

Title:
Osteospermum ecklonis flower
Caption / Description:

Top-down view of an Osteospermum ecklonis flower. The flower is also known as Cape marguerite, Van Staden's River daisy, Sundays River daisy, white daisy bush, blue-and-white daisy bush, and is native to South Africa.

There are numerous cultivars, this particular one features white petals with a slight purple tinge, being darker purple around the base. The centre of the flower is yellow and blue-purple.

Tags / Keywords:
  • Biota
  • Life
  • Vitae
  • Eukaryota
  • Plantae
  • Plants
  • Magnoliophyta
  • Flowering Plants
  • Angiosperms
  • Magnoliopsida
  • Dicotyledons
  • Asteraceae
  • Asterales
  • Asters
  • Compositae
  • Daisies
  • Sunflowers
  • Osteospermum
  • Osteospermum ecklonis
  • African Daisy
  • Cape marguerite
  • Van Staden's River daisy
  • Sundays River daisy
  • White daisy bush
  • Blue-and-white daisy bush

Admin

Date Original Photo Taken:
Original File Name:
_DIR5770.RAF
Event:
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Date this image added/last updated on website:
Original File Dimensions:
2848px x 4256px
File Type:
JPEG
Color Mode:
Original Image Color Profile:
Adobe RGB (1998)

Location

Location Created:
Sublocation:
City:
Market Harborough
Province/State:
Leicestershire
Country:
United Kingdom
World Region:
Europe
Geo-location:

Rights

Copyright Status:
Copyrighted
Licensing Status:
Rights Managed
Available for Editorial Use:
Yes
Available for Commercial Use:
Yes
Copyright Notice:
© 2013 Dave Kennard

Camera Data

Date Digital Resource was created:
Shutter speed:
1500 s
Aperture:
f/5.6
Camera Model:
Fujifilm IS Pro
ISO:
100
Exposure Compensation:
0
Focal Length:
75mm
Focal Length (35mm equiv.):
118mm
Metering Mode:
Center-weighted average
Flash:
Off, Did not fire
Exposure Mode:
Manual
White Balance:
Manual
Light Source:
Unknown
Exposure Program:
Manual

Additional shooting metadata

Lens:
Nikon EL-Nikkor 75mm F4 N
Filters used:
  • B+W 486 UV IR Cut MRC
Additional Optics used:
  • Kenko DG Extension Tubes 12mm
  • 17mm-31mm M42 Focusing helicoid
Setup:
Tripod, geared head, focusing rail
Natural light

Post Processing

Image Modified:
Software used:
  • Adobe Camera RAW
Post Processing: