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Oncidium crispum


Oncidium crispum
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Copyright: Raimundo Mesquita (mesquens) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 168 W: 9 N: 287] (2073)
Genre: Plants
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2008-04-08
Categories: Flowers
Camera: Panasonic Lumix DMC LZ7
Exposure: f/2.8, 1/30 seconds
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Photo Version: Final Version, Original Version
Theme(s): Orchids, Brazil flowers [view contributor(s)]
Date Submitted: 2008-04-10 4:43
Viewed: 7790
Points: 2
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Oncidium Sw.
Tribe: Cymbidieae
Subtribe: Oncidiniiae
Etymology: From Greek = Onkos.
Olof Swartz, in 1800, gave this name due to the small callus situated at the base of the lip which seams to be a wart, tumor, swelling, in Greek, Onkos.

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  • Mana Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1772 W: 36 N: 5597] (18598)
  • [2008-04-20 22:13]

Hi Raimundo,
Wonderful shot of this beautiful flower with very impressive colours and sharp details. The black BG looks fine with perfect illumination. Excellent POV and composition. Kudos.
TFS.
Sumon

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