Orchid Photography






Photographs of orchids, vivarium construction, cats (the four-legged variety), and more.  Karma Forester (orchidkarma). Gothenburg, Sweden.

Flickr: Karma Forester

Orchid species photo site.  Eric Hunt.  Little Rock, Arkansas, USA.

Orchid Species Photographs by Eric Hunt

High quality images of wild orchids occurring in Greece, and their habitats.  Greece.

Orchids of Greece

There are over 130,000 orchid photos posted by the over 9,000 members of this group.

Flickr Group: Orchids

Collaborative work carried out in Central Africa and Belgium by Vincent Droissart, Réginald Dessi, Tariq Stévart, Bonaventure Sonké, Murielle Simo, Daniel Geerinck, and others.  Online photograph database and taxonomic keys are featured on the site.

Orchids of Central Africa

Orchid photos including many habitat and descriptions are featured.  Japan.

Orchids of the World

Photographs, including 3-D images, of orchids with an emphasis on Dendrobiums.  Chong-Yee Khoo.  United Kingdom.

Orchids: A Digital Experience

Amateur photographer, grower of orchid species and judge. The site has over 8,000 photographs of around 4,300 species and more are being added from time to time. There are also a number of articles and links to other orchid species sites. Cannon Hill, Queensland, Australia.

Orchid Photographs by Gary Yong Gee

Orchid images from AOS judging and private collections.  Hardcover book

Orchid Photo Page

Orchid hobbyists and photographers are invited to submit their high quality orchid digital images for possible use in American Orchid Society (AOS) publications.

Flickr Group: Orchid Photo of the Week

Orchid species and hybrid photographs.  Monroe Kokin.  Southwest Florida, USA.

Orchid Photography by Kokin

Photo group focussed on the orchid genus Lepanthes.

Flickr: Lepanthes

Photographs of Brassavolas and other wonderful orchids.  Allen Black.  Virginia, USA.

Allen Black's Brassavola & Other Orchids

Orchid photography and talks by Ron Parsons.  Daly City, California, USA.

Ron Parsons

Orchid photographs for personal use or for licensing for both on-line and print publications.  Prem Subrahmanyam.  Altamonte Springs, Florida, USA.


Orchid images of many genera, sorted and displayed in alphabetical order.  Rogier van Vugt.  Soest, Netherlands.

Orchids from A to Z Photo Gallery

Photographs from a selection of genera including Aerangis, Angraecum, Aerides, Calanthe, Masdevallia and Vanda.  France.

Orchidées de DD

Database of Tasmanian native orchid macro images, available for purchase as prints.  Photographed and compiled by Peter Fehre, Malcolm Wells, and Peter Tonelli.  Tasmania, Australia.

Up close

Thomas Ditlevsen combines two of his favourite hobbies, orchid growing and photography.  Sweden.

Thomas Orchids

Images (close-up and at high resolution) of native orchids, sometimes with their insect visitors, found on the island.  Peter Fehre.  Blackmans Bay, Tasmania, Australia.

Flickr: Macro Orchids Tasmania

Photo group with the focus on Angraecoid type orchids such as Angraecum, Aerangis, Aeranthes, Eurychone, and other genera.

Flickr: Angraecoid Orchids

Photos of identified Bulbophyllum species and hybrids.

Flickr: Bulbophyllum

Photos of orchid species and hybrids.

Flickr: Orchid n Orchids

Native orchids occurring in Papua New Guinea are featured.  Dendrobium, Coelogyne, Bulbophyllum, Spathoglottis, Dendrochilum, Liparis, Vanda, and other genera are shown.  Photographs by Nicole and Robert Westerveld.

PNG Orchids