"Purple Trumpet Flower"

© Jeffrey R. Bange

"Purple Trumpet Flower"

Uploaded: April 29, 2013


This flower was on display at the New York Botanical Gardens annual Orchid show.

Shutter Speed: 1/125
Aperture: f/3.5
Focal Length: 100mm
ISO Speed: 1000
Lens: EF 100mm f/2.8L

Camera was hand held as tripods and monopods are not permitted inside the Conservatory.

Exif: F Number: 3.5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/125 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 1000, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 100.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark III


Nadia Paul April 30, 2013

I don't know what they are either but they are just divine Jeffrey - beautiful light, colour and details! #1526233

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe April 30, 2013

Fabulous details and colors, Jeff. #10675361

Colette M. Metcalf April 30, 2013

I'm not good on flower names, but this is a beauty, Jeff!! Fav for me! #10675400

Susan Williams level-classic April 30, 2013

Beautifully composed with rich purple and wonderful greens. #10676204

Susan Williams level-classic April 30, 2013

Jeff, these appear to be the Purple Trumpet Flower (Iochroma Cyaneum). #10676227

Jeffrey R. Bange April 30, 2013

Thank you all for your kind comments and thank you Susan for identifying the flower for me. #10677039

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe May 26, 2013

Beautiful finalist, Congrats! #10707523

Jeffrey R. Bange May 26, 2013

Thanks again Tammy, as always I truly appreciate your comments. #10708228

Terry Cervi level-classic May 27, 2013

Congrats on your stunning finalist, Jeffrey!! #10708890

Patrick Rouzes May 27, 2013

Congrats on the finalist, Jeff. Good luck.

Susan Williams level-classic May 27, 2013

Congratulations on your beautiful Finalist, Jeff. Delighted to see this! #10709662

Jeffrey R. Bange May 27, 2013

Thank you Terry, Patrick and Susan for your kind words. #10710561

Phyllis A. Houghton level-deluxe May 29, 2013

Wonderful lighting, detail and comp. Congratulations on your beautiful Finalist, Jeff. #10714208

Jeffrey R. Bange May 29, 2013

Thank you Phyllis for your kind comments. #10714214

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