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Lachenalia juncifolia


Lachenalia juncifolia
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Copyright: Ori Fragman Sapir (fragman) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3032 W: 11 N: 2351] (43778)
Genre: Plants
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2007-09-30
Exposure: f/45, 1/200 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2007-12-16 1:06
Viewed: 4672
Points: 14
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
A close up of this beautiful bulb that was found on a burnt sandy flat on De Hoop nature reserve (look for the whole plant in my previous pictures). It was too dark, so I used flash. This is the closest I can get, 1:1 macro. The South african genus Lachenalis is large and difficult. Graham Dundan from Kisrtenbosch botanical garden in Capetown was kind enough to identify it for me.

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Bonjour Ori
Belle netteté, couleurs très bien renudes.
Merci pour ce bouquet, en décembre
Laurent

It's never boring to see your flowers Ori, you've alway presented a wide variety of beauty. I've shot the same subject often lately, but have tried to show a variety of inflight motion..
Well done!
Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!
Howard

Hi Ori.
What a nice photo composition. You have presented these amazing flowers perfectly. I like extreme DOF (and f-number), perfect flash work and great attractive details and sharpness of the flowers. My compliments and best wishes. It would be better to show what lens has been used.
Alexei.

Bonsoir Ori,
Malgré le flash, les couleurs semblent très naturelles, ce qui te permet de réaliser une très belle macro. Je préfère cette image à la précédente, trop contrastée à mon gout à cause du flash.
Cette espèce est beaucoup plus belle que les pauvres sujets que l'on présente en pot dans nos jardineries...
Amicalement,
Hervé

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  • Debz Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 505 W: 0 N: 847] (3307)
  • [2007-12-18 14:24]

Hi Ori, this is really a beautiful, and contender for a poster, shot. Wonderful focus, exposure light and depth of colour with a perfect pov. You have out shone yourslf with this one. All nice and sharp with excellent detail. Good work.
tfs
debz

Hello Ori this is a fine composition with great textures in the flowers DOF is good rgds Necip.

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  • Ena Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 324 W: 61 N: 594] (2454)
  • [2007-12-25 7:07]

Hi Ori,
Great shot!
Nice colors and sharp image!
Regards
Ena

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