Red Tops

Michelle Alton Student 8/15/2009 3:19:46 AM

Fantastic light over and under these beauties, Songbird. I ate one that looked like these once. The effect was ENTIRELY different! #1168375

Nancyj Hovey 8/15/2009 3:37:40 AM

Oh, how I love mushroom photos, and this is a beauty... mmmm maybe you should gather these and discover the new weight loss program... from big to small....as long as no one has to fit into a rabbit hole...lol... this is really well composed, lighting is wonderful, and those colors are tempting! well done! 8o) #7849546

Songbird Cline 8/15/2009 11:30:01 AM

Alaska is a mushroom lovers dream. Like this one many are toxic. The red caps scream DANGER. Many are edible. #7850518

Denny E. Barnes 8/15/2009 3:06:02 PM

Very beautiful color and detail captured here, Songbird! Excellent light and composition and very well done! Our red tops here will make you sick if you just handle then so they are definitely a no-no. #7850853

Rod Partington 1/27/2010 2:02:58 PM

Awesome shot Songbird! You must have been on your belly for this one. Great perspective. #8334955

Dale Hardin 6/30/2011 11:03:25 PM

Also known as the Aranita Muscaria. Lots of these in New Zealand and very poisonous. Excellent POV and nice detail on the gills. #9498452

Songbird Cline 7/1/2011 8:00:20 AM

Thank you so much! #9499446

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Description

Fly Agoric mushrooms are the ones Alice in Wonderland ate when she wanted to get small and fit into the rabbit hole. These grow wild everywhere in Alaska.

Exif: F Number: 2.8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/580 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 64, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 5.90 mm, Model: FinePix S1500

Uploaded on 8/14/2009 8:05:58 PM

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