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Beeblossom in the Wind


Posted by Neil Vanderwolf on Fri Oct 15, 2021 6:06 pm

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D850 w/Tamron 90mm [f017] |  f11 @ 1/100 ISO180

Larger version available here: Lindheimer’s Βeeblossom I


Took some time trying to get this the way I wanted it. This Beeblossom variety had a four foot long stem that just floated around in the slightest breeze... Captured handheld, late August.
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by Tom Whelan on Fri Oct 15, 2021 8:03 pm
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What a beautiful and unusual flower. You chose an angle that shows the intricate flower parts at their best.
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by david fletcher on Sat Oct 16, 2021 1:17 am
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Superb shot Neil. Lots to like.
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by Carol Clarke on Sat Oct 16, 2021 3:35 pm
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What a beautiful flower with such wonderful form and slender flowing lines! Excellent capture, Neil!

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by Cynthia Crawford on Sun Oct 17, 2021 5:13 am
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Lovely flower-nicely contrasted against the dark background.
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by Mary Brun on Sun Oct 17, 2021 1:31 pm
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A very nice shot with dark shades that perfectly highlight the beauty of this particular flower.
I know well that it also means a single breath of wind with the macro on the flowers,
perhaps interminable times to wait for the subject to stop, being in the most uncomfortable positions :)
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