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Cactus flower

Cactus flower

Marty’s photo of the day #2354: I photographed this cactus flower in 2013, when I was on a college speaking tour in Arizona. I had completely forgotten about it, until now.

From Costa Rica

From Costa Rica

Marty’s photo of the day #2333: Flower and butterfly. Photographed in Costa Rica.

Flower inside a flower

Flower inside a flower

Marty’s photo of the day #2112: I photographed this unusual flower in Costa Rica. If you look closely, it’s a flower within a flower. Isn’t nature amazing?

Don’t wear a red shirt near this flower!

Don’t wear a red shirt near this flower!

Marty’s photo of the day #2104: This is one of my favorite flower shots, from the Amazon Rainforest. I call it the Star Trek flower, as it looks like it belongs on another world. If you were on an away mission with Captain Kirk, and you were wearing a red shirt, you wouldn’t want to […]

Fiber Optic Flower

Fiber Optic Flower

Marty’s photo of the day #2082: Here’s a “fiber optic flower,” photographed the last time I was in the Amazon Rainforest.

Fiber Optic Flower

Fiber Optic Flower

Marty’s photo of the day #1951: I photographed this flower in Costa Rica. As I worked on identifying this flower, I found that it had numerous names. I’m not sure which is correct, but “Albizia Julibrissin” is likely it. I have my own name for it. I call it the “fiber optic flower,” as it […]

Costa Rica Flower

Costa Rica Flower

Marty’s photo of the day #1741: It’s Photos of Endangered Edens Week Pt 2, featuring pictures from my new book Endangered Edens: Exploring the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, Costa Rica, the Everglades, and Puerto Rico.   This is one of my favorite flower pictures from Costa Rica.

Flower and Butterfly

Flower and Butterfly

Marty’s photo of the day #1671: Here’s another photo from Costa Rica that didn’t make my new book, Endangered Edens. That’s a cloudless sulphur butterfly in the flower.

Borneo Flower

Borneo Flower

Marty’s photo of the day #1638: Here’s another of my flower photos from the island of Borneo.

Borneo Flower

Borneo Flower

Marty’s photo of the day #1637: Photographed after a brief rainstorm on the island of Borneo.

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