Lady's Slipper Orchid ~ Longwood Gardens

© Carol Flisak

Lady's Slipper Orchid ~ Longwood Gardens

Leslie McLain level-fanatic 3/13/2013 10:07:42 AM

Beautiful capture and details, Carol. Longwood Gardens is definitely on my bucket list. #1518980

Colette M. Metcalf 3/13/2013 1:11:53 PM

Beautiful!!! #10608135

Ann Lyssenko level-fanatic 3/13/2013 6:24:39 PM

Wow Carol! Just love the color and details with the blurred background. The darker background really works here for me. It holds space for the beauty and detail of the orchid. Ann #10608420

Michelle Alton level-fanatic 3/13/2013 6:28:59 PM

Beautifully photographed. If you can get back to Longwood in May, you will not be disappointed! #10608431

Carol Flisak level-fanatic 3/13/2013 6:33:57 PM

Thanks everyone for your comments! Michelle, actually we are planning to be back to Longwood Gardens in May. Having been there now, I'm really looking forward to it. #10608448

Ellen Hodges level-fanatic 3/14/2013 7:02:02 AM

Absolutey stunning in every way, Carol!! #10609199

Lindley Johnson level-fanatic 3/14/2013 7:46:32 AM

Super color, light, details, and DOF, Carol. The background sets off the beautiful bloom perfectly! #10609283

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The Orchid Extravaganza is currently going on at Longwood Gardens. This was my first visit there… what a lovely place! I was overwhelmed by the big scene and moved in close on this Lady’s Slipper Orchid (Paphiopedilum).
Thanks for looking!

Exif: F Number: 16, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 8/10 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 200.00 mm, Model: NIKON D300

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