Orange gerbera

Another flower from the Mother’s day bunch which I managed to photograph is the orange gerbera. It is a lovely flower, particularly the center which I could not wait to image in UV-induced visible fluorescence.

Orange gerbera - Visible
Orange gerbera – Visible
Orange gerbera - UV
Orange gerbera – UV
Orange gerbera - IDS1
Orange gerbera – IDS1
Orange gerbera - IDS2e
Orange gerbera – IDS2e
Orange gerbera - UVIVF
Orange gerbera – UVIVF
Orange gerbera - UVIVF (macro)
Orange gerbera – UVIVF (macro)

As I expected, the center is particularly interesting in 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