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Paphiopedilum moquetteanum

Paphiopedilum moquetteanum
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Copyright: Dennis Tsang (Luar) Silver Note Writer [C: 2 W: 0 N: 16] (49)
Genre: Plants
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2003
Categories: Flowers
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2006-08-07 13:36
Viewed: 8242
Points: 5
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Paphiopedilum moquetteanum is a beautiful orchid native to humid forests in Indonesia. In cultivation, it requires rich growing media of high organic contents, a humid and well ventilated environment. All orchids are protected by regulations in Indonesia. Nevertheless, Paphiopedilum moquetteanum faces threat of extinction, due to habitat destruction, disease and over-collection.

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  • cosmln Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor [C: 201 W: 12 N: 493] (1952)
  • [2006-08-07 14:51]

hi Dennis,

wow this is amazing, such a form
the detail are spot on, with so nice colour.
TFS for such a beauty,

Good soft light veiling this beautiful orchid! Could use a darker background to stand out better

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  • Silke Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 729 W: 98 N: 1707] (5458)
  • [2006-08-08 6:38]

This is a stunning capture, well-set against the dark BG. I love the colours and composition
TFS (Thanks for sharing)

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