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Gymnadenia odoratissima


Posted by Swissblad on Wed Jul 13, 2022 11:24 pm

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The current heatwave has forced us to seek temporary refuge at high altitudes, where thankfully some orchids cans till be found like this Gymnadenia species known for its fine odour.
I couldn't resist taking them in bright sunlight with hint of cool snow capped mountains in the background.

Nikon FX with Tamron 90mm macro.
Merge of 2 images in PS and enhanced with NIK COlorEfex.

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by david fletcher on Thu Jul 14, 2022 1:54 am
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Lovely image and use of back light Sinuhe. Like what you have shown.
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by Cynthia Crawford on Thu Jul 14, 2022 5:32 am
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Lovely lighting- I like the soft background too. Would not have guessed it was snow! Hot and cold! Really pretty.
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by Tom Whelan on Thu Jul 14, 2022 10:44 pm
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The sunlight from behind suits the flowers, providing contrast and color.
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by Carol Clarke on Fri Jul 15, 2022 3:20 pm
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Beautiful image of these beauties! I love the light in this one.

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by Swissblad on Fri Jul 15, 2022 8:55 pm
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Thank you all for your kind comments, much appreciated.

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