Blue Curls (Fiddleneck)

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Blue Curls (Fiddleneck)

David Phalen 6/30/2010 1:50:10 PM

Beautiful light, colors and details!! Is that a butterfly on the upper right flower? #1283691

Emile Abbott 6/30/2010 2:17:00 PM

Hi David I believe it is. #8726133

John Connolly 6/30/2010 3:33:19 PM

Really nice floral work here Emile, and thanks for all the info! The color and detail here is fantastic! #8726208

Emile Abbott 7/1/2010 6:19:48 AM

Thanks John will be in the Rodeo arena again this week-end if the storm does not blow us out. #8727383

Robert R. Goodman 7/1/2010 6:44:38 AM

Hi Emile,beautiful summer color.Outstanding capture!!! #8727481

Emile Abbott 7/1/2010 9:03:55 AM

Thanks Bobby #8727811

Patrick Rouzes 7/12/2010 6:53:33 AM

Beautiful colors, tones, detail, clarity, dof, b/g, treatment & presentation! Super work & image here, Emile! #8750364

Emile Abbott 7/12/2010 8:09:05 AM

Thanks Patrick was an interesting desert flower. #8750550

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Description

Phacelia congesta is identified by its tightly curled flower head. It grows 30" tall and the flowers are blue to lavender at the top of the plant in a tightly curled flower head that gradually unfolds as the buds bloom. Each flower has 5 petals and 5 stamens (which spread widely and have conspicuous yellow anthers. Photographed at Big Satan shelter in Val Verde Co. IS0 100, F/6.5, 1/320 handheld in RAW.

Exif: F Number: 6.3, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/320 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 105.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS-1D Mark IV

Uploaded on 6/30/2010 1:11:31 PM



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