|Copyright: Jan Smith (lovenature)
|Date Taken: 2015-07-10|
|Photo Version: Original Version|
|Date Submitted: 2016-02-15 8:44|
|[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note|
The Pygmy Gentian is very tiny. The blooms are 4 to 5 mm wide and up to 10 mm tall. I climbed a scree slope in the mountains (approx 8000 feet) to find these tiny beauties. They are so tiny they could be easily missed.
Flowers open only in bright sunshine and quickly close if shaded.
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very nice composition with lovely naturel colours
thanks gr lou
Well captured this beautiful colored flowers. Although plant looks OOF, but your intention was to show us its flower and your NOTE is also indicate the same. Well exposure too.
Thanks for sharing,
Beautiful photo of these flowers, with fine POV
and appropriate vertical framing, beautiful light,
excellent focus, sharpness, and details, TFS
- [2016-02-16 9:56]
Hi Janice,a very good capture of this small gentiana,with the best dot of fire on the flowers that are very sharp,difficult location but excellent result.Have a nice day and thanks,Luciano
Very nice flowers with superb colors. Nicely presented here in a natural environment.