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Common Evening Primrose

Common Evening Primrose
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Copyright: Roy Soundy (RoyHenry) Silver Note Writer [C: 6 W: 0 N: 18] (178)
Genre: Plants
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2006-07-18
Categories: Flowers
Camera: Canon EOS 1D Mark II, Digital RAW, HOYA 58mm HMC-SUPER UV (0)
Exposure: f/5.6, 1/800 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2006-10-18 18:57
Viewed: 3357
Points: 4
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Common Evening Primrose [Oenothera biennis].
Found in open dry areas.
July to October.
The species name, 'biennis', means "biennial". The common name refers to the plant's habit of opening in the evening and closing before noon the next day.

Make: Canon
Model: Canon EOS-1D Mark II
Date/Time: 2006:07:18 12:47:00
Program: Aperture Priority
Metering: Spot
Exposure Time: 1/800 sec
Ev Bias: None
F Number: f/5.6
Focal Length: 300mm
ISO: 100
Lens: Canon 75-300mm IS USM
White Bal: Auto

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To dotuan: Thank you.RoyHenry 1 10-19 14:46
To anel: Merci beaucoup.RoyHenry 1 10-19 14:44
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Very beautyful flower and good macro. Well done Roy Soundy. But If I was, I will crop more tighter than to centre on the object.

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  • anel Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 3053 W: 3 N: 8715] (40574)
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Hi Roy,
Encore une de ces belles fleurs jaunes, si difficiles à photographier. Beau comme cette primrose capte la lumière.

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