Tiny Vein Threads

The Beauty of Plants

Tiny Vein Threads by Gillian Plummer

Image details - Tiny Vein Threads

Photographer: Gillian Plummer
Competition: Competition 12

Category: The Beauty of Plants

Location: Suffolk, England, United Kingdom


This is the underside of a Calathea makoyana leaf, lit from behind by a daylight bulb. Using a macro lens, the light then revealed – much to my surprise – very detailed lines of fine veins, giving a fascinating insight into its intricate structure.


3rd place - The Beauty of Plants