Scarlet Hedgehog Cactus Flower

© Sue G. Gilbert

Scarlet Hedgehog Cactus Flower

Uploaded: April 25, 2022 11:34:59 | Entered: April 25, 2022 11:34:59


The Boyce Thompson Arboretum in Superior, AZ holds an extraordinary collection of native plants including many cactus varieties. This image was taken with the Canon 60D camera with a 180mm macro lens.

Exif: Camera: Canon Canon EOS 60D; Shutter Speed: 1/60; Aperture: f/5.0; ISO: 250; Orientation: ; Date: 2019:10:24 07:00:05


LJ Corliss level-classic April 25, 2022 1

Beautiful image :) #1780781

JoAnn L. McCleeary level-classic April 25, 2022 1

I looked at your two pictures. You have an eye for composition and good focus. Good work! #11975567

Terry Korpela level-deluxe April 25, 2022 1

Nicely Done Sue! #11975577

Christine Greenspan level-deluxe April 26, 2022

Beautiful image and great focus! #11975595

Sue G. Gilbert April 26, 2022

Thank you so much for your lovely comments #11975630

Patrick Rouzes level-classic April 27, 2022 1

Beautiful colors, detail, clarity, dof & close up, Sue. Haven't seen this plant before. #11975859

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