Orange Calendula officinalis

This flower is known as Old English Marigold, and was grown from seed in my front garden. It has taken a while for them to flower, and for me to pick one to photograph. but it was worth the wait.

Orange marigold - visible
Orange marigold – visible
Orange marigold - UV
Orange marigold – UV
Orange marigold - IDS1
Orange marigold – IDS1
Orange marigold - IDS2e
Orange marigold – IDS2e
Orange marigold - UVIVF
Orange marigold – UVIVF

Boon

Equipment used: Olympus EM-5, Coastal Optics 60mm F4, Baader U filter, Baader UV-IR cut filter, IDS1 & 2e filters, Quantum X2D flash, Nightsearcher UV torches, D|focus V4 focuser