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Ephedera foemina

Ephedera foemina
Photo Information
Copyright: Ishi Talmon (Ishi) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 298 W: 21 N: 1943] (13387)
Genre: Plants
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2012-01-06
Categories: Flowers
Camera: Nikon D 80, AF-S VR Micro Nikkor 105mm 1:2.8G ED, 62 mm UV
Exposure: f/25.0, 1/100 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version, Workshop
Date Submitted: 2012-02-15 2:06
Viewed: 2532
Points: 10
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
These are the seeds of the Ephedera covered by red fleshy peel (about 8 mm in the long dimension). This bush is a source of the alkaloid ephedrine, used to relieve asthma and hay-fever. The WS shows most a plant about 1 meter high.

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Hello Ishi
Elegant capture of this medicinal plant. Beautiful composition, lovely colors and contrast with the dark grey BG.
Thank You
Best regards

Good close-up, excellent depth of field and detail. Nice plant.
regards yiannis

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  • PeterZ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5137 W: 166 N: 13121] (49139)
  • [2012-02-15 7:19]

Hello Ishi,
Excellent photo of these seeds in beautiful contrasting colours and great sharpness. Fine DOF and composition.

Hello Ishi
Beautiful photo with very good composition, wonderful colours and great sharpness.

great closeup! dash Ori

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