Sharon Johnstone Captures Stunning Macro Shots of Common Weeds

 - Apr 8, 2012
References: sjfinearts & thisiscolossal
Once a person lays their eyes on Sharon Johnstone's macro shots of dew-soaked dandelions, they will no longer refer to them as common weeds. Breathtakingly beautiful, the images have a magical element that transcends the dandelion's physical form. As though bedecked with the finest and most precious gemstones, Sharon Johnstone turns them into ethereal versions of their original existence.

As a fine art photographer, Sharon Johnstone writes, "I think I am at my happiest when I am crawling around on my hands and knees exploring a small patch of moss dripping with sparkling dew in the early morning sun." By exploring the tiny details in nature, she is able to bring to light many things that are often overlooked. Sharon Johnstone has a master photographer's eye.