Flora-Florida #3 . . . Powder-puff lichen

© Robert G. Stalnaker

Flora-Florida #3 . . . Powder-puff lichen

Uploaded: April 25, 2008

Description

Cladina evansii (Powder-puff lichen). A.K.A. "deer moss".

f/7.10, 1/250, ISO 250, shade, evaluative, lens Canon EF 28-135mm, fl 135, handheld, Lake Louisa State Park, FL, 4/24/08.

Exif: F Number: 7.1, Exposure Bias Value: -0.33, ExposureTime: 1/250 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 250, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 135.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 40D

Comments

Robert G. Stalnaker April 25, 2008

Thank you for visiting my gallery.

My series on “Flora-Florida” is being done for the pure joy of being out in nature and showing photos of the flora of the state of Florida. The photos in this series are not meant to compete with indoor shots and digitally altered shots, even if I enter them into the contest. Outside, the wind blows. Detail may not be as perfect as a rose petal shot indoors, nor will the lighting. The lens may not even be a macro, if I was out to shoot birds that day with my telephoto and stumbled upon some flora to shoot. If I am able to get some “great shots”, that is a bonus. The real purpose is to get me into the wild, where I enjoy shooting both flora and fauna, and showing others some flora from the state of Florida. I find that the simple natural beauty in the real natural world personally rewards me.
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