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Flowers in the desert

Flowers in the desert
Photo Information
Copyright: Pierre Heimann (heimann2) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 430 W: 10 N: 494] (4536)
Genre: Plants
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2010-07-10
Categories: Desert
Camera: Sony Alpha DSLR A200, Sony SAL DT 18-200mm f 3.5-6.3
Exposure: f/10.0, 1/400 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2011-03-23 0:32
Viewed: 3913
Points: 14
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Pachypodium lealii (bottle tree)
This was a lonely thorny tree in the desert. No leafs, a thick bole to store water, and these wonderfull flowers.
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  • joska Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 806 W: 0 N: 4092] (22535)
  • [2011-03-23 1:04]

Hi Pierre,
Splendid photo of this beautiful Flower, very good sharpness, great colors and details, TFS!

Hi Pierre,

Yes indeed a very unusual and interesting image here, very nice detail in the petals and sharp,
I like the low point of view you have chosen (different),

Good composition and well presented, as regards the ID, no idea,


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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2011-03-23 3:27]

Hi Pierre,these are very stranges and your perfect pic is the best way to discover this beauty from the desert,impressive white balance,sharpness and composition.I like it!Thanks for share,have a nice day,Luciano.

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  • PeterZ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5137 W: 166 N: 13121] (49139)
  • [2011-03-23 3:37]

Hello Pierre,
A very special and beautiful photo of this desert flower. Great contrasting colours with a good white balance and excellent sharpness. Pleasing composition.

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  • siggi Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3097 W: 109 N: 12399] (52850)
  • [2011-03-23 8:28]

Hello Pierre.
lovely floral shot, sharp image with good details, beautiful lighting, well composed shot, nice point of view,nicely framed.Best regards Siggi

Hello Pierre
Interesting plant and beautiful photo with very good composition, wonderful colours and good sharpness.

very nice Pachypodium, TFS Ori

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